Samantha Atkinson says she feels lucky to have been "kicked off" X Factor
Samantha Atkinson says the X Factor has “done me a favour by kicking me out" so she can spend Christmas with her children.
The Hull pub landlady, 32, who today joined the cast of Hull City Hall's panto Mother Goose, says she had “an amazing experience" appearing on the TV talent show but was now looking forward to being at home in Hull for the festive season.
Speaking in front of an stage covered with dry ice at Hull City Hall, she said: “The X Factor has done me a favour kicking me out really because now I'll be able to spend Christmas here in Hull with my kids.
“On Christmas my... read more
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