Two judges on X Factor New Zealand have been sacked after calling a contestant a "laughing stock" and comparing him to a serial killer.Read the full story ›
Ben Haenow's dreams came true for a second time tonight after his debut song Something I Need was declared the UK's official Christmas No.1.Read the full story ›
The returns of Benedict Cumberbatch's detective and the X Factor judge were among 2014's most tweeted TV moments in a billion conversations.Read the full story ›
Winner of The X Factor 2014 Ben Haenow is on course for the Christmas No. 1 after increasing the gap over his nearest rival, Mark Ronson.Read the full story ›
The husband of X Factor judge Mel B has denied allegations he hit her after speculation surrounded her missing Saturday's show.Read the full story ›
2014 winner of The X Factor Ben Haenow revealed how his time in the competition helped bring his parents closer together.Read the full story ›
Ben Haenow won the X Factor final this evening with 57% of the vote, X Factor said, and has been top of the public vote every week since overtaking Andrea Faustini in week four of the competition.
Ladbrooks said his win would cost millions for bookmaking industry as he headed into tonight's final as the odd-on 8/13 favourite.
X Factor 2014 winner Ben Haenow will now release his version of OneRepublic's Something I Need.
He performed the song at the end of the 11th series of the show, and it will now be a strong contender for Christmas number one.
X Factor winner Ben Haenow has spoken of his shock after winning the show's final despite coming in to the night as underdog.
"I don't believe it. I don't believe it. Thank you so much," he said after the result was announced.
"My dream has come true. You can't imagine you are going to get to this point in the competition."
Van driver Ben Haenow has won this year's X Factor after a shock victory over rival Fleur East.