WATCH: Young Performer of the Year Eve Simpson “honoured” to play Bents Park

The Gazette’s Young Performer of the Year said she was honoured to share the stage with Joe McElderry, Lola Saunders and Collabro.

Eve Simpson, from South Shields, was part of the line-up at Bents Park, in her hometown, today.

Eve Simpson on stage at Bents Park.

Eve Simpson on stage at Bents Park.

The 16-year-old won the chance to perform after being crowned Young Performer of the Year at the Best of South Tyneside Awards.

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