Five fans are injured at a concert in Croydon featuring boyband JLS ahead of this weekend's finals. Earlier this week they also performed a secret gig on Oxford Street (above).
X Factor favourite Alexandra Burke hits the red carpet for a special performance at Koko in Camden. The 20-year-old Londoner is up against Irish singer Eoghan Quigg and JLS to win this year's title.
Alexandra greets her screaming fans ahead of The X Factor final this weekend. Bookies have made her 8-15 favourite to take the crown ahead of her rivals.
Over in Londonderry teenage sensation Eoghan Quigg is greeted by a similar reception for his outdoor performance in front of hundreds of screaming fans.
Many queued up all day to see the local star sing three songs in Guildhall Square.
Eoghan sang outdoor for the special concert after earlier flying in by helicopter for a street party in Dungiven.