Dermot: X Factor 'feels nostalgic'

X Factor host Dermot O'Leary has said the new series of The X Factor, which begins on Saturday on ITV, has a "nostaligic feel" and is much "warmer" than in previous series. Traditional "intimate" closed auditions have been restored.

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Nicole Scherzinger arrives at the X Factor launch

Nicole Scherzinger arrives at the X Factor launch. Credit: Ian West/PA Wire

Nicole Scherzinger was the first judge to arrive and walk the red carpet ahead of the X Factor launch in Mayfair in central London this afternoon.

Wearing a strapless navy jumpsuit Nicole looked happy and relaxed as she faced the press.

Nicole Scherzinger faces the press as she arrives at the X Factor launch. Credit: Ian West/PA Wire

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