Louis Walsh arrives for his last X Factor launch

Louis Walsh arrives at the X Factor.
Louis Walsh arrives at the X Factor. Credit: Ian West/PA Wire

Louis Walsh has arrived for his last X Factor launch after the long-time judge announced he will quit the show after this series.

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