X factor finalist to switch on Swindon's Christmas lights

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.


X Factor Showdown

It's a big weekend for our X-Factor contestants. George Shelley, from Clevedon, who's part of boyband Union J, and Swindon supermarket worker Jahmene Douglas are both through to the semi finals of the ITV1 show.