The mother of all talent shows returns to dazzle and amuse.

Singers, dance troupes, talented pets and daredevils can mean only one thing… Britain’s Got Talent is back!

Judges Simon Cowell, Amanda Holden, Alesha Dixon and David Walliams have been travelling the length and breadth of the UK to find out what talent this country has to offer for the show’s 12th series.

As the pre-recorded auditions kick off on Saturday night, hosts Ant and Dec will be waiting in the wings to celebrate with those who impress – and commiserate with the unlucky ones.

After the main show, don’t forget to switch over to Britain’s Got More Talent on ITV2, where Stephen Mulhern is celebrating the show’s TV Times award win…