STARLETS from a drama group are set to appear in a TV show.

The youngsters, from Singer Stage School, in Leigh, will appear in Hetty Feather on CBBC.

CBBC has celebrated by commissioning a one-off Christmas special to be shown tomorow at 5.30pm.

The hour long special includes Niamh Elwell, from Leigh, playing the role of Bertha, Charlie Wright, from Laindon, Imogen Flint who lives in Westcliff, Rebecca Argent from Leigh, Maddy Collins from Leigh, Hannah Page, from Wickford, and Amelia Hennelly, from Leigh, along with Hetty herself; Isabel Clifton, from Benfleet.

Talent Agent Sandra Singer said: “I am so proud of all of the cast involved, they all went through a tough audition process and I am thrilled I was able to supply so many of them for this fantastic Christmas Special.”

The final series of Hetty goes out next year, so lovely to celebrtate its success.”