Lorraine KellyWe’re right in the middle of the X Factor with all the usual controversy and drama. But who is our columnist Lorraine Kelly backing in the battle of the judges?

‘My favourite judge has to be the delightful Gary Barlow,’ says Lorraine. And when we asked her to reveal her favourite X Factor winners, she said, ‘Leona Lewis is a class act.

‘Matt Cardle was delightfully down to earth when I met him, and Joe McElderry is just cute as a button!’

Who’s your favourite X Factor winner ? Let us know in the comments below.