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Prison officer Sam Bailey crowned X Factor 2013 winner

Prison officer Sam Bailey has triumphed over teenager Nicholas McDonald to be named the 2013 X Factor winner.

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Sam Bailey: I'd celebrate X-Factor win with tea & cake

Sam Bailey, this year's X-Factor favourite, said that if she won she would celebrate by having "a cup of tea and actually sitting down to drink it".

"It would be nice to sit down with a proper builder's brew and a French Fancy," she added.

Sam Bailey pictured in rehearsals on Friday Credit: ITV/@TheXFactor

The former prison warder, who has been hotly tipped to win this year's show, said her mind was "boggled" with learning all her songs for tonight's episode.

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