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The Telly That Kept Us Talking: Britain’s Got Talent

The Telly That Kept Us Talking: Britain’s Got Talent


Ahead of this year’s Virgin Media BAFTAs, we’re celebrating the TV moments that brought us together in 2020. In this latest episode, the nation reflects on Diversity’s performance on Britain’s Got Talent

By Virgin Media

Across the country, the nation is talking about the TV moments that truly mattered in 2020. So as the nominees for the Virgin Media Must-See Moment of 2020 gather votes, we are travelling the country to celebrate last year’s incredible telly and speak to the great British public, who are charged with picking the winner.


With Diversity’s performance on Britain’s Got Talent one of the six nominees, we wanted to find why that moment resonated so much with the nation, ahead of next month’s Virgin Media BAFTAs.


Watch episode 2 of The Telly That Kept Us Talking below.



Don’t forget you can vote for Virgin Media’s Must-See Moment by clicking here. Not only is it the only award voted for by the great British public, but by casting your vote you could win a VIP kit, including:

  • Ultimate TV-dinner meal kit for two
  • Bottle of Taittinger Champagne
  • Super-fancy DIY cocktail set
  • £13.99 Virgin Media Store voucher


Read on to find out more about this moment nominated for the 2021 Virgin Media BAFTAs…


Britain’s Got Talent – Diversity perform a routine inspired by the events of 2020

The Dance group Diversity, led by Ashley Banjo, were the guest performers in the first semi-final of Britain’s Got Talent. Diversity’s performance is an artistic interpretation of the events of 2020.


Set to a medley of powerful music and using the viral poem, “The Great Realisation”, the performance portrayed the coronavirus pandemic, the death of George Floyd and the Black Lives Matter movement.


Have a big BAFTA night in

Which TV moment brought you and your faves together last year? The power of amazing British TV deserves celebrating. So that’s exactly what we’re doing for this year’s Virgin Media British Academy Television Awards – and we want you to join us.

When is the 2021 Virgin Media British Academy Television Awards on TV?

The 2021 Virgin Media British Academy Television Awards airs on BBC One HD (CH 101/108) on Sunday 6 June. It is also available for 30 days in Apps & Games > BBC iPlayer.

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