The X Factor 2017: Auditions taking place in Norwich today

L-R Louis Walsh, Sharon Osbourne, Nicole Scherzinger, and Simon Cowell are set to return to judge T

L-R Louis Walsh, Sharon Osbourne, Nicole Scherzinger, and Simon Cowell are set to return to judge The X Factor 2017. Picture: ITV/Thames/Syco Entertainment - Credit: ITV / Thames / Syco Entertainmen

Fancy yourself as the UK's next singing superstar? Well you're in luck, as The X Factor 2017 auditions are coming to Norwich.

Aspiring pop stars from across the region will be able to audition in Norwich on Friday, April 14.

Singers and groups will be put through their paces at open auditions held in Castle Mall from 10am-5pm.

Elsewhere in the county, auditions are also taking place in King's Lynn on Wednesday, April 12 in the Vancouver Centre on New Conduit Street from 11am-5pm.

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All auditionees must be over 16, and under-18s must be accompanied by an adult and have valid ID.


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The judging panel for The X Factor 2017 is set to stay the same as last year, with Simon Cowell, Sharon Osbourne, Louis Walsh and Nicole Scherzinger.

The host of the hit ITV talent show will also remain Dermot O'Leary.

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The X Factor was launched in 2004 and has led contestants such as One Direction, Little Mix and Leona Lewis to worldwide success.

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