Jean Martyn’s life changed just before her 60th birthday when an appearance on Britain’s Got Talent launched her journey from humble music teacher to global superstar with fame at her fingertips. Now 70, she looks back on a decade of stardom that began when she wowed the BGT judges and captured the hearts of the nation with her joyous and enthusiastic performances. She has gone on to perform across the world, rubbing shoulders with the stars and royalty, once accompanying the late, great Dame Vera Lynn and once even using the Queen’s toilet! The past 10 years have been a roller coaster ride for Jean and she’s showing no signs of getting off any time soon!
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