Sharon Osbourne admitted it has been overwhelming to return to The X Factor as she declared: "I'm the nan of the panel."
It was sunshine and smiles for The X Factor judges as they arrived for the first of this year's auditions.
Caroline Flack will be joined by comic Matt Richardson on the new series of the X Factor spin-off The Xtra Factor after Olly Murs quit the show to concentrate on his chart career.
Tulisa Contostavlos has finally confirmed she will not be returning as a judge to X Factor this year.
ITV bosses like her "Northern appeal"
Judge Tulisa is said to be facing the chop from the X Factor panel in a show revamp.
N-Dubz rapper Dappy sparked a "mob attack" at a petrol station when he spat at two girls who refused to get into a car with him and two friends, a court has heard.
N-Dubz rapper Dappy has pleaded not guilty to three assault charges ahead of a trial for an offence of affray in connection with a fight at a petrol station which left three men with serious facial injuries.
Ella Henderson was eliminated from X Factor last night in what was a "great tragedy" and "one of the biggest shocks we've ever had on the results show".
District 3 was eliminated from X Factor after losing the sing off against fellow group Union J in what was a battle of the boybands.
The Prince of Wales paid tribute to Gary Barlow as the Take That frontman was honoured at a prestigious music industry bash.
Singer Kye Sones was eliminated from X Factor after a deadlock saved controversial contestant Rylan Clark once again.
Country singer Carolynne Poole became the first to be booted off this season's X Factor after a controversial and tension-fuelled elimination show saw judge Louis Walsh unable to make up his mind and go to a deadlock.
Veteran crooner Engelbert Humperdinck, whose last top 10 hit was 42 years ago has been chosen as the UK entry for the Eurovision Song Contest.
The ROH's latest 'everyday' tale revolves around a lottery, its star and composer tell Jessica Duchen
Ian Curtis made his position on consumerism fairly clear when he sang: "I've seen the products and the other world of waste, I've seen the colour of corruption deep within."