A 10-foot robot, dog yoga and (eek!) a pair of Simon Cowells – it can only mean one thing: BGT is back!

This looks set to be a vintage year for talent, as on our behind-the-scenes visit the auditioning acts were the most varied we’d seen in ages.

Amanda Holden tells us to expect a mellower Simon, but he’s still resisting David Walliams’s attempts at a bromance!