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Jahmene loses X Factor final

James Arthur beat Jahmene Douglas to take the title in front of a 10,000-strong audience at Manchester Arena, with millions more watching the ITV show live on television.

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Rain interferes during X Factor red carpet set up

Setting up on the X Factor red carpet in Manchester Credit: ITV Granada

Heavy rain is interfering with the set up of the X Factor red carpet ahead of the first X Factor live final show.

Swindon's Jahmene Douglas, Christopher Maloney and James Arthur will sing duets with their mentors this evening on the live show.

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