The fourth UK series of The X Factor was broadcast on ITV between 18 August and 15 December The final 12 were declared on 7 October Each of the four judges – Dannii Minogue, Sharon Osbourne, Louis Walsh and Simon Cowell – were allocated to one of four categories who they would mentor. The six contestants in each category performed at the judges house before the final three in . Dec 08, · Find and share The X Factor UK Live Final setlists. The X Factor UK Live Final Setlists | espn1600am.com Sign in to get statistics for your attended concerts! The X Factor is a British television music competition to find new singing talent. The ninth series began airing on ITV on 18 August and ended on 9 December Dermot O'Leary returned as presenter of the main show on ITV, whilst Caroline Flack and Olly Murs returned to Broadcaster: ITV, ITV2 (The Xtra Factor).