X Factor auditions postponed after Simon Cowell’s mother dies
Due to the passing of Simon Cowell’s mother Julie, aged 89, the start of this year’s X Factor auditions have been postponed following.
A spokesperson for the family confirmed: “Today our beloved mum Julie passed away.
“Anyone who had met her would know what a truly special and kind lady she was. We are heartbroken and will miss her terribly, but she is now at peace.”
They said: “[Auditions] were due to start today and carry on into Tuesday and Wednesday.
“Today’s have been cancelled and we have not made any decisions beyond that.”