Double loss for Girls mentor Cheryl
X Factor judge Cheryl Fernandez-Versini has lost two of her acts after Stephanie Nala and Chloe Jasmine exited the competition.
Jay James wows with Proclaimers classic
Published: Saturday, 18 October 2014
The X Factor's Jay James earned huge praise for his rendition of The Proclaimers' I'm Gonna Be (500 miles) during the 80s themed programme on Saturday.
Stars honour Cowell at TV convention
Published: Wednesday, 15 October 2014
US President Barack Obama, Oprah Winfrey and members of One Direction were among the stars who paid tribute to Simon Cowell as he picked up a prestigious award at a TV conference in France this week.
NTA nod for X Factor's Cheryl & Simon
Published: Tuesday, 14 October 2014
The X Factor judges Simon Cowell and Cheryl Fernandez-Versini have made the shortlist in a new category for this year's National Television Awards - best television judge.
Overload Generation look to the future
Published: Monday, 13 October 2014
Overload Generation became one of the first acts to leave The X Factor competition on Sunday night, but the band say they are still looking to the future as a group.

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Louis loses two X Factor acts
Published: Sunday, 12 October 2014
X Factor judge Louis Walsh has lost two acts during the first elimination of the series as Blonde Electra and Overload Generation lost their place in the competition on Sunday night.
Mixed reviews for X Factor wild cards
Published: Saturday, 11 October 2014
The four X Factor wild cards were revealed during the first live show of the series on Saturday night, but not all of the acts impressed the judges with their performances.
Cheryl & her Girls ready for live shows
Published: Thursday, 09 October 2014
X Factor judge Cheryl Fernandez-Versini says her Girls are definitely ready for this weekend's live shows as each of them brings something different to her category.
Louis 'quietly confident' for X Factor win
Published: Wednesday, 08 October 2014
X Factor judge Louis Walsh says he's "quietly confident" he can win this year's competition with his Groups category.
Pharrell & Swift set for X Factor
Published: Tuesday, 07 October 2014
Pharrell Williams and Taylor Swift will both perform during The X Factor's first live shows this weekend.
X Factor tour to kick off in Belfast
Published: Tuesday, 07 October 2014
This year's X Factor tour will kick off in Belfast in February, it has been announced.
Profiles: The X Factor finalists
Published: Monday, 06 October 2014
The final 12 acts have been revealed as The X Factor gets ready for the live shows.
Profile: Jay James
Published: Monday, 06 October 2014
Ex-Navy man Jay James almost lost his chance of making it to the X Factor live shows following a bad performance at Judges' Houses, but thankfully mentor Simon Cowell decided to give him a shot.
Profile: Fleur East
Published: Monday, 06 October 2014
Fleur East flew under Simon Cowell's radar until her amazing performance at Judges' Houses won her a spot in the live shows.
Profile: Ben Haenow
Published: Monday, 06 October 2014
Cheeky chappy Ben Haenow impressed the judges with his rocker voice, with Simon Cowell giving him a spot in the live shows.
Profile: New Boyband
Published: Monday, 06 October 2014
They came to The X Factor as solo singers but the eight-piece group are now one super-act, under the guidance of mentor Louis Walsh.
Profile: Blonde Electra
Published: Monday, 06 October 2014
Sister act Blonde Electra have the backing of their groups mentor Louis Walsh.
Profile: Only The Young
Published: Monday, 06 October 2014
The four-piece wowed the judges throughout the competition and are now going forward to the live shows with Louis Walsh as their mentor.
Profile: Paul Akister
Published: Monday, 06 October 2014
After being sent home before the live shows last year, Paul Akister returns for Mel B's Boys Category.
Profile: Jake Quickenden
Published: Monday, 06 October 2014
Jake Quickenden returns to The X Factor after first auditioning in 2012 and has won a place in Mel B's Boys category.
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