The singer / songwriter who has entertained audiences with her own songs, played on her trade mark guitar, was given a free pass last week when she couldn't perform. She says it would be unfair to the other acts to automatically go through again.
– Tulisa Contostavlos, Lucy's mentor
I’m so sorry to lose Lucy from the competition, I have had a brilliant time working with her and I hope I can continue to mentor her in the future."
The region's two remaining hopefuls, Lincolnshire's Ella Henderson and District 3's Mickey Parsons, will perform tonight, hoping to keep their place in the competition. X Factor 8:20pm ITV 1, http://xfactor.itv.com/