Youngsters from schools in Rhondda Cynon Taf - including these girls from Tonyrefail - showed their talent at Pontypridd's Muni Arts Centre in the county's fourth annual contest Enviro Vision Song Quest final for songs with an environmental theme
X Factor star James Williams opened the event with "Oceans Of Waste", the winning song from 2008 by Tonyrefail Comprehensive School which he is now releasing as a single
Hawthorn High School were the first of the six finalists to perform with "We Are The Future"
"Dog Do" was the theme for Mountain Ash Comprehensive School's entry
A lively audience cheered on their classmates
Y Pant Comprehensive's band perform "This is Visual Pollution"
Tom Richards from Hawthorn High School is hoping for success in the new series of The X Factor
The judges had their work cut out to choose a winner
Aberdare Girls' Comprehensive School came third with "Do The Right Thing"
Second place went to "Fly Tipping Could Ruin Your Day" by Tonypandy Community College
Y Pant were named winners of the top prize of £600 - they will also perform at a showcase concert in October at the Wales Millennium Centre in Cardiff
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