More than twenty thousand people are expected in Swindon this evening as X-factor finalist Jahmene Douglas turns on his hometown's Christmas lights. Organisers are advising of heavy traffic throughout the day.
The three X Factor finalists switched on the Christmas Lights in Downing Street this evening. Swindon's Jahmene Douglas is gearing up for the finals this Saturday.
Don't forget to tune into X Factor tonight to see Jahmene Douglas from Swindon, and Clevedon's George Shelley take part in the semi-finals.
It's on ITV1 at 8pm, with the results show tomorrow at the same time.
George Shelley from Clevedon in North Somerset is part of the boyband Union J. And if they win through this weekend's semi-finals they will have a chance of claiming television''s top talent show prize. The band has become a favourite with schoolgirls.
And George's mum says her home has become beseiged with presents for her pop-star son. Robert Murphy reports
Swindon's Jaheme Douglas has thanked fans on Twitter for voting him through to the semi-finals of the X-Factor. The 21 year old made it through along with James Arthur, Union J and Gareth Maloney after viewers decided to send Rylan home.
Thought I was gonna be in the bottom 2 tonight ! Thank you for supporting me all this time and helping me pull through!! #muchlove <3
Thank you all for voting !! :-) #grateful ... I'll miss Jade :-( love her ! <3 here's another week ! Have a fandabbadozey one ! X