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Everything you need to know about the 22-year-old Irish plumber on The X Factor semi final this weekend
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# Brendan Murray

Everything you need to know about the 22-year-old Irish plumber on The X Factor semi final this weekend

Nov 24th 2018, 11:00 AM 10,700 Views 0 Comments

Let’s be real, you’re definitely not up to date with The X Factor.

ITV, please stop beating a dead horse: The X Factor has been doomed for years
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# The X Factor

ITV, please stop beating a dead horse: The X Factor has been doomed for years

Nov 19th 2018, 11:32 AM 11,286 Views 0 Comments

It’s a no from me.

Lots of viewers seem to think The X Factor has now become 'The Robbie Williams Show'
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# Angels

Lots of viewers seem to think The X Factor has now become 'The Robbie Williams Show'

Sep 2nd 2018, 11:09 AM 7,740 Views 1 Comment

They’ve only seen one episode and they’re already sick of Robbie Williams.

Louis Walsh is leaving The X Factor after 13 years
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Louis Walsh is leaving The X Factor after 13 years

Jun 7th 2018, 8:48 PM 48,449 Views 49 Comments

The Mayo man is set to continue working on Ireland’s Got Talent.

Simon Cowell has been hospitalised after falling at his home
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# Simon Cowell

Simon Cowell has been hospitalised after falling at his home

Oct 27th 2017, 3:41 PM 6,753 Views 2 Comments

The extent of his injury remains unknown.

Here's the performance that saw Wicklow brothers Sean and Conor through to The X Factor live shows
# Storming It
# Storming It

Here's the performance that saw Wicklow brothers Sean and Conor through to The X Factor live shows

Oct 23rd 2017, 7:48 AM 3,828 Views 0 Comments

“That’s the best I think you’ve sang”

8 times Sinitta proved she was actually the one with The X-Factor
# So Macho
# So Macho

8 times Sinitta proved she was actually the one with The X-Factor

Sep 18th 2017, 9:00 PM 4,821 Views 1 Comment

Petition for Sinitta to get her own spin-off.

Two busking brothers from Wicklow absolutely wowed the judges on The X Factor last night
# All Along The Watchtower
# All Along The Watchtower

Two busking brothers from Wicklow absolutely wowed the judges on The X Factor last night

Sep 17th 2017, 11:21 AM 7,304 Views 2 Comments

They even made Simon Cowell get a bit emotional. Yes, really.

'Newstalk are looking for the next Pat Kenny - if it could be female that would be great'
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# The X Factor

'Newstalk are looking for the next Pat Kenny - if it could be female that would be great'

Sep 2nd 2017, 8:15 AM 13,992 Views 38 Comments

The Communicorp station is always looking for presenters with that ‘x-factor’, Kenny said.

The Honey G backlash is in full swing - here's what you need to know
# Honey G
# Honey G

The Honey G backlash is in full swing - here's what you need to know

Oct 24th 2016, 11:38 AM 10,451 Views 2 Comments

Honey to the G, that’s you for me…

Sharon Osbourne forgot the name of her own act on The X Factor and it was mortifying
# Finland
# Finland

Sharon Osbourne forgot the name of her own act on The X Factor and it was mortifying

Oct 17th 2016, 8:10 AM 5,527 Views 2 Comments

You literally have one job, Sharon.

Loads of people thought they saw Simon Cowell's mickey on The X Factor last night
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# Camel Toe

Loads of people thought they saw Simon Cowell's mickey on The X Factor last night

Oct 2nd 2016, 4:06 PM 11,235 Views 0 Comments

But all was not as it seems.

People are losing it over a mysterious new Adele song on The X Factor last night
# Mystery Tune
# Mystery Tune

People are losing it over a mysterious new Adele song on The X Factor last night

Oct 19th 2015, 10:11 AM 5,131 Views 6 Comments

What…. was that?

Do you have what it takes to succeed in the rugby equivalent of the 'The X Factor'?
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Do you have what it takes to succeed in the rugby equivalent of the 'The X Factor'?

Dec 1st 2014, 3:21 PM 17,061 Views 14 Comments

The IRFU have issued an open invitation to all male athletes, from all sports, to take part in a Sevens competition.

Shaqiri reveals failed Liverpool bid
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# The X Factor

Shaqiri reveals failed Liverpool bid

Sep 6th 2014, 2:13 PM 8,989 Views 13 Comments

Bayern Munich refused to sell the Swiss international before the World Cup.

What to watch on TV tonight: Wednesday
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# Tv Picks

What to watch on TV tonight: Wednesday

Jun 11th 2014, 5:20 PM 3,528 Views 1 Comment

Here are the shows that will be on your Twitter timeline later.

I will never play in the Premier League, Xavi insists
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From The42
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I will never play in the Premier League, Xavi insists

Feb 5th 2014, 6:05 PM 6,433 Views 11 Comments

The Barcelona midfielder is a one-club man, he says..

TV3 will hold onto X Factor and BGT despite new channel
# TV3
# TV3

TV3 will hold onto X Factor and BGT despite new channel

Nov 28th 2013, 10:19 AM 11,456 Views 29 Comments

The station has retained Irish rights for the UK hit shows, which there had been speculation it could lose.

What do Roy Keane and rugby have in common?
# Passion
From The42
# Passion

What do Roy Keane and rugby have in common?

Nov 9th 2013, 9:15 AM 7,011 Views 6 Comments

The new Ireland assistant manager is a passionate fan of both Ireland and Munster.

Here's the X Factor performance that got Dublin teenager Melanie McCabe a standing ovation
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# X Factor

Here's the X Factor performance that got Dublin teenager Melanie McCabe a standing ovation

Sep 9th 2013, 10:12 AM 2,213 Views 0 Comments

Louis Walsh had a cry, and all.

8 things we'll miss about Louis Walsh on The X Factor
# Bye Bye Louis
# Bye Bye Louis

8 things we'll miss about Louis Walsh on The X Factor

Aug 6th 2013, 5:18 PM 3,163 Views 3 Comments

He’s announced that he will leave the show after this series.

10 people we never thought would be TV show judges
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# JUDGING YOU

10 people we never thought would be TV show judges

Mar 5th 2013, 6:00 PM 808 Views 0 Comments

They’re all in Australia it seems.

Britney Spears joins The X Factor judges' table
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# X Factor

Britney Spears joins The X Factor judges' table

May 15th 2012, 9:58 AM 2,424 Views 7 Comments

Demi Lovato will also sit next to LA Reid and Simon Cowell for the second instalment of the US version of the show.

One Direction make US history with chart-topping album
# Top Of The Pops
# Top Of The Pops

One Direction make US history with chart-topping album

Mar 22nd 2012, 9:55 AM 557 Views 0 Comments

The X Factor boys sell 176,000 copies of their album ‘Up All Night’ – becoming the first band from the UK to enter at number 1 with a debut album.

Fighting over the remote on Christmas Day? You're not the only one
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# Telly Addicts

Fighting over the remote on Christmas Day? You're not the only one

Dec 23rd 2011, 7:00 AM 1,684 Views 13 Comments

A UPC survey reveals that two-thirds of Irish people won’t get to watch the programmes they want on Christmas Day.

Little Mix - who didn't exist four months ago - take X Factor crown
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# The X Factor

Little Mix - who didn't exist four months ago - take X Factor crown

Dec 12th 2011, 9:45 AM 4,236 Views 53 Comments

The girl band, created by mentor Tulisa from four failed solo entrants, defeat Marcus Collins and prepare for instant stardom.

TV3 at Christmas: #VinB on St Stephen's night and a sneak preview of Tallafornia
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# Christmas Telly

TV3 at Christmas: #VinB on St Stephen's night and a sneak preview of Tallafornia

Nov 30th 2011, 5:56 PM 5,251 Views 20 Comments

Viewers will also get a chance to catch the conclusion of The Apprentice and X Factors on both sides of the Atlantic this Christmas…

Janet's X Factor odyssey ends as judges send Tyrone teen home
# Ex Factor
# Ex Factor

Janet's X Factor odyssey ends as judges send Tyrone teen home

Nov 28th 2011, 10:43 AM 1,039 Views 0 Comments

Just what does an Irish act need to do to win? Janet Devlin is the third Irish entrant to finish fifth in three years.

X Factor judge Tulisa faces probe over arm gesture
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# X Factor

X Factor judge Tulisa faces probe over arm gesture

Nov 22nd 2011, 3:40 PM 10,546 Views 28 Comments

The singer faces an investigation over the arm gesture she makes during each programme.

Frankie Cocozza booted from X Factor amid drugs allegations
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# X Factor

Frankie Cocozza booted from X Factor amid drugs allegations

Nov 8th 2011, 2:41 PM 3,813 Views 2 Comments

X Factor hopeful Frankie Cocozza is reported to have been kicked off the show for failing to curb his hard-partying lifestyle.

Tyrone girl Janet installed as early X Factor favourite
# Irish Eyes
# Irish Eyes

Tyrone girl Janet installed as early X Factor favourite

Aug 21st 2011, 1:17 PM 1,242 Views 20 Comments

Janet Devlin, 16, from Gortin in Co Tyrone, is the 7/2 favourite to win the series outright after her audition broadcast last night.

Simon Cowell doesn't want to go away, ever
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# Ex Factor

Simon Cowell doesn't want to go away, ever

Aug 20th 2011, 11:26 AM 290 Views 13 Comments

The X Factor mogul and pop impresario wants to be cryonically frozen when he dies – otherwise he’ll regret it “in 300 years”.

Column: Cardinal Rules (Part 26) - Running the Parish newsletter
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# Humour

Column: Cardinal Rules (Part 26) - Running the Parish newsletter

Jun 5th 2011, 10:54 AM 3 Views 1 Comment

The Not Primate of All Ireland hands over the running of the newsletter to a colleague. Hilarity, inevitably, insues.

Mother knows best! Simon Cowell told to slow down by his mum
Live Apr 11th 2011, 3:53 PM

Mother knows best! Simon Cowell told to slow down by his mum

No luck for Bandits as Cardle claims Irish top spot
# Christmas Number One
# Christmas Number One

No luck for Bandits as Cardle claims Irish top spot

Dec 24th 2010, 12:34 PM 1,076 Views 0 Comments

The rubbery Limerick hip-hop duo will have to make do with second best: the X Factor champion is Number One for Christmas.

TV3 reports ‘unbelievable’ December viewing figures
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TV3 reports ‘unbelievable’ December viewing figures

Dec 14th 2010, 4:12 PM 1,135 Views 0 Comments

The audience for last night’s Apprentice wasn’t its highest, but the station still saw 1.12 million tune in for the X Factor.

An emulsion-al night ends with glossy finish for painter Matt
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# X Factor

An emulsion-al night ends with glossy finish for painter Matt

Dec 13th 2010, 1:19 PM 452 Views 0 Comments

Painter Matt Cardle is crowned X Factor champion after beating off competition from Rebecca Ferguson and One Direction.

So how's this X Factor finale going to work?
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# The X Factor

So how's this X Factor finale going to work?

Dec 11th 2010, 12:46 PM 746 Views 0 Comments

No surprise sing-offs this time, we think – instead, a madcap weekend of voting with one person going out tonight.

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