The X Factor peaks at 17.7 million viewers

The X Factor results show last night, which saw Aiden Grimshaw become the latest contestant eliminated, drew a massive peak audience of over 17 million viewers.


The results show, which also featured JLS, Westlife and a reunited Take That averaged 14.5 million viewers. Katie Waissel made it into the bottom two once again, but this time the decision went to deadlock after the judges failed to reach a majority vote. Aiden became the latest contestant eliminated from the show.