: Waiting for next track...

: Waiting for next track...

Dance Your Way To University

Dance Your Way To University

Published at 3:24pm 13th June 2017. (Updated at 3:26pm 13th June 2017)

Promoted by
Lynton Academy

If Billy Elliot was anything to go by, a career in dance only happens after dancing ballet on the streets of County Durham. But these days the options are much bigger!

Lynton Academy of Dance offers the opportunity to do a BTEC in dance which is equivalent to A-Levels, whether it's tap, ballet, jazz, modern, contemporary or anything else in between! 

Beth Parsons from Stray FM's Family Show went to find out more about Lynton Academy from Lynne Croome the Principle of the Academy, and students Maggie, Emily, Maisie, Jessica, Louise, Emily, Annalise and Bee about how young people are keen to further their careers in Dance. 

Email Icon

Sign up for exclusive news, competitions and offers.
Proper Local News updates from Stray FM

Newer article

7 Minutes In The Medical Centre

Family: Queen Ethelburga's is home to hundreds of boarding students, but how do they all stay fit and healthy? Take our audio tour of the purpose built medical centre...

Older article

Horses Changing The Lives Of Autistic Children

Family: Local charity Autism Angels is about to launch their Big Build.

Top articles

Harrogate housing action group calls for public hearing on new site

Harrogate, Craven & Wharfedale: The group is opposed to Harrogate Borough Council's plans to build 3,000 new homes near Green Hammerton.

Government lawyer can't rule out PM suspending parliament again

National: A government lawyer would not rule out Boris Johnson trying to close parliament for a second time during a Supreme Court hearing.

UK officials tell migrants in France: You are being lied to by people smugglers

World: British immigration officials have warned migrants in northern France they are being lied to by people smugglers promising them a better life in the UK.

Animals pose for hilarious photo competition

Lifestyle: Exclusive to Wildlife and Safari Travel Show!

Romelu Lukaku: Cagliari to face no punishment over supporters' racist chanting

Sport: The Italian Football Federation will not punish Cagliari after their supporters were heard racially abusing Inter Milan forward Romelu Lukaku earlier this month.

Ja Rule: Rapper behind disastrous Fyre Festival 're-releasing all his music as visual albums'

Showbiz: Rapper Ja Rule - who co-founded the disastrous Fyre Festival - has announced he is re-releasing all his music as "visual albums".

Yorkshire Vet back on TV tonight

Harrogate, Craven & Wharfedale: Peter Wright and Julian Norton return for a ninth series

WATCH: 43 Minutes of Queen in the 70s

70s: The band's team have put together highlights of the their early career including some iconic performances.

Private Harrogate health service putting money back into NHS

Business: Harrogate Harlow is based at Harrogate District Hospital.

You're being asked to Bake for Heroes

Charity Hub: TV chef is encouraging you join in!

John Barrowman to visit Harrogate

Harrogate, Craven & Wharfedale: He'll perform at the Convention Centre in December.

Harrogate Flower show on the move

Family: From 2020, the autumn event relocates to Newby Hall, Ripon.

"It's a fantastic place": Harrogate cancer centre celebrates major milestone

Family: The Sir Robert Ogden Macmillan Centre at Harrogate District Hospital is marking its five year anniversary.

Hairy, spiky, round and knobbly cucumbers at Harlow Carr

Harrogate, Craven & Wharfedale: The recent hot weather's produced some unusual looking items.

Local school success in green poem competition

Family: To celebrate Stray FM's Green Month.

Harrogate Flower show on the move

Family: From 2020, the autumn event relocates to Newby Hall, Ripon.

Top Party Dresses for the Festive Season

Christmas: Local Blogger, the Harrogate Girl, picks the best frocks, gowns and outfits for the big Christmas parties of 2017.

Beth Parsons leaves Stray FM

Stray FM Station News: A childhood listener who's dream came true is off to pastures new.

Delve into deliciousness at Mother Shiptons Inn

Test pages: We sent Stray FM's James Stanley to try out the new menu at Mother Shipton's Inn Knaresborough.

Which roads are closed in Harrogate Town Centre?

Harrogate, Craven & Wharfedale: Following this morning's fire, here's an update on the travel situation

UCI: How to spot a volunteer

Harrogate, Craven & Wharfedale: Volunteers have been training ahead of event.

North Yorkshire districts among best places to live in UK

Harrogate, Craven & Wharfedale: Three parts of North Yorkshire have been named in the top ten places to live in the UK.

Poll

Will you watch any of the UCI World Road Championships

Trending in Yorkshire

Harrogate housing action group calls for public hearing on new site

The group is opposed to Harrogate Borough Council's plans to build 3,000 new homes near Green Hammerton.

Man sentenced after two crashes in Craven

They happened on 9th March.

Online campaign to protect Craven children from flu

Parents from across the area are being urged to make sure their children are vaccinated.

Attempted burglaries in Harrogate

Police say there were two attempted burglaries overnight on Friday 13th September.

Harrogate's The Grove: a stay of execution

The PRU will stay open until Easter

More news...