The group was formed after all members applied as solo candidates for the seventh series of The X Factor in 2010, but failed to qualify for the "Girls" category.The judges, after a suggestion by Cowell, put them together in a band, qualifying for the Groups category. As a result of the public vote, they were put in bottom three and had to sing in the final showdown on 17 October, after Storm Lee polled the least amount of votes and was eliminated.Lane had left the group in early January 2011 and Creighton left in April 2012 in order to pursue a solo career.
In the third week, they sang "I'll Stand by You", in which they progressed to the fourth week, where they performed "Venus".
Football and hurling fans have been warned to buy their tickets for the season’s remaining All-Ireland fixtures only from official sources, after the GAA cancelled a number of tickets on secondary selling websites.
World champion, Olympic medallist, husband, father, and coach — for Rob Heffernan, there seems little left to accomplish, but the 39-year-old will nonetheless take to the start line in London tomorrow morning desperate for a medal in what will likely be his last hurrah as a race walker.
Speaking to 105.4 Century Radio Diana was asked about rumours in a national newspaper claiming fellow contestant Eoghan Quigg will be moving to Blackburn to live with Diana. I’m in London until, like, Christmas and he lives 5 hours away.
When asked if she had dumped him Diana said: “We’re just on a bit of a cooling off.