Phone lines reopen for Irish X-Factor fans

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Phones at the ready, it has been confirmed that X-Factor fans in the Republic of Ireland will once again be able to vote in the live shows.


Announced just in time for tomorrow's first live show, Irish viewers will be back in the game as the 12 finalists face off for the first time, from 19.40 tomorrow on TV3.


Irish viewers will be directed to, where Irish voting numbers will be available as voting lines open.


This year The X Factor auditions took place in Ireland for the first time in four years and as a result there are three Irish participants in the live shows. Mary Byrne will be in the "Over 28s" category while Rebecca Crighton and Niall Horan are in two of the three groups in the "Groups" category.