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'Britian's Got Talent': Simon Cowell Offers To Pay For MerseyGirls Dancer Julia Carlile's Pioneering Spinal Surgery

The 15-year-old suffers from scoliosis, which could end her dancing career.

03/06/2017 10:00 | Updated 03 June 2017

Simon Cowell has vowed to pay for life-changing surgery for a ‘Britain’s Got Talent’ contestant. 

The music mogul has pledged to help MerseyGirls dancer Julia Carlile with the costs of her spinal surgery if the dance troupe do not win the competition. 

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Simon Cowell

The 15-year-old suffers from scoliosis and needs an operation which could end her time as a dancer.

However, it was later discovered that pioneering surgery in the US could help save her career, but will cost around £78,000. 

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Simon has offered to pay for Julia Carlile's (bottom right) spinal surgery

He previously hinted he would help the young dancer out, following their semi-final performance on Thursday (1 June) night, telling her: “Whatever happens, we’ll make sure you’re in a great place.”

‘Britain’s Got Talent’ concludes tonight at 7.30pm on ITV.

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