Around 250 X-Factor hopefuls turned up in Cork City today to attend a
mobile audition session.
The even ran from 10am to 3pm in the Imperial Hotel on the South Mall
, and the producers are considering coming back to Cork next weekend.
Queues were shorter than in previous years, and ratings of the UK
based TV show have been on the slide,
but spirits were still high in Cork today
Cork reporter David O’Sullivan spoke with some of the performers