Jahmene's mum in bid to change domestic abuse law

Swindon Advertiser: Singer Jahmene Douglas and mum Mandy Thomas receive a cheque for Women’s Aid during their visit to Asda at the Orbital in Swindon before the X Factor final in Manchester last week

9:10pm Thursday 13th December 2012

NOW that the X Factor has finished, singer Jahmene Douglas’s mum is hoping she can use the platform to change domestic violence laws.

Our boy did us proud on the X Factor

Swindon Advertiser: l Jahmene with members of his gospel choir at Gorse Hill last week

4:10pm Tuesday 11th December 2012

GOSPEL king Jahmene Douglas had the power of his church supporting him at the weekend after they made the trip to Manchester to watch the X Factor final.

Swindon's Jahmene Douglas' long and winding road to fame

Swindon Advertiser: BELTING IT OUT Jahmene defeats his nerves to claim a place in the X Factor final

4:10pm Tuesday 11th December 2012

IT is only the beginning for Jahmene Douglas as he is on track to be a music superstar.

Why X Factor losers can still be winners

Swindon Advertiser: OLLY MURS 2nd in series 6

4:00pm Tuesday 11th December 2012

NOT winning the X Factor might be a blessing in disguise for Jahmene Douglas.

What a journey it has been for Swindon's Jahmene

Swindon Advertiser: feeliNG the pressure Jahmene is comforted after an attack of nerves

10:40am Tuesday 11th December 2012

JAHMENE Douglas has come a long way in a very short time.

Swindon salutes you Jahmene

Swindon Advertiser: Picture: Rex Features

10:43pm Sunday 9th December 2012

IT WASN’T meant to be for singing sensation Jahmene Douglas as he fell at the final hurdle of the X Factor last night.

How an Asda shelf-stacker became an overnight star

Swindon Advertiser: Jahmene set for battle tomorrow

10:51pm Sunday 9th December 2012

A look at Jahmene's X Factor journey from the start

What Swindon said about Jahmene

Swindon Advertiser: Jahmene Douglas,

10:47pm Sunday 9th December 2012

JAHMENE has been supported by thousands of people across the town who were voting for him throughout the weekend.

X Factor grand final: Vote Jahmene as your winner

Swindon Advertiser: Jahmene Douglas,

7:28pm Sunday 9th December 2012

Web Editor Stephanie Tye brings you minute by minute updates from the X Factor grand final in Manchester as Jahmene Douglas goes head-to-head with James Arthur to be crowned winner.

Jahmene Douglas through to X Factor head-to-head final

Swindon Advertiser: X Factor finalist Jahmene Douglas

10:18pm Saturday 8th December 2012

JAHMENE Douglas has sung his way into the X Factor head-to-head final to keep his chances of winning the show alive.

X Factor final - Come on Swindon vote Jahmene Douglas

Swindon Advertiser: Jahmene Douglas,

7:48pm Saturday 8th December 2012

Web Editor Stephanie Tye brings you all the latest from the X Factor final as Swindon singer Jahmene Douglas battles to be crowned the 2012 winner.

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Jahmene's family adjust to being in the limelight

Swindon Advertiser: Jahmene with mum Mandy

2:12pm Friday 7th December 2012

WHILE Jahmene is adjusting to life as a celebrity following his success on the X Factor, his family are also coming to terms with being in the limelight.

A look at the X Factor finalists

Swindon Advertiser: Jahmene Douglas,

1:00pm Friday 7th December 2012

After months of auditions, showstopping performances and heartbreak, just three contestants remain with the hope of securing victory in this weekend's X Factor final.

Curry house has the X Factor when it comes to supporting Jahmene

Swindon Advertiser: Mahmod Ali and Beetoshoke De with their X Factor curry

12:01pm Friday 7th December 2012

JAHMANIA is sweeping Swindon and the latest venue to get swept up in X Factor fever is The Curry Place Tandoori, in Rodbourne Road.

Mum’s joy as X Factor star Jahmene wears bracelet for little Jack

Swindon Advertiser: Jahmene Douglas with his mentor, Nicole Sherzinger at Gorse Hill Community Centre on Wednesday

7:20am Friday 7th December 2012

X FACTOR star Jahmene Douglas showed his support for a campaign to get a little boy the operation he needs to get him walking when he returned to the town this week.

A superstar at the superstore

Swindon Advertiser: Family affair: Mum Mandy, with Jahmene’s sister Corice and brothers Isaac and Darren.

10:07am Thursday 6th December 2012

HUNDREDS of people waited for hours in the cold for the arrival of Jahmene Douglas at Asda, his old workplace.

Helicopter flies in our young hero Jahmene Douglas

Swindon Advertiser: Jahmene and Nicole sign banners made by pupils at the school

9:59am Thursday 6th December 2012

JAHMENE Douglas arrived in Swindon in style with his X Factor mentor Nicole Scherzinger... in a helicopter.

X Factor star Jahmene lights up his hometown

Swindon Advertiser: Jahmene sings at Christmas lights switch on

9:52am Thursday 6th December 2012

THE town centre was alight last night as a host of local celebrities joined Jahmene Douglas to switch on the Christmas lights.

That’s my boy!

Swindon Advertiser: Jahmene with mum Mandy

9:48am Thursday 6th December 2012

IT WAS a proud day for Jahmene’s mum as she watched her son switch on the Christmas lights with their family and friends around them.

The town goes wild for Swindon’s very own superstar

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9:44am Thursday 6th December 2012

SINGING superstar Jahmene Douglas was overwhelmed by the reaction he received on his homecoming as he stepped out of the X Factor bubble.

The winners of our VIP ticket competition

Swindon Advertiser: Jahmene Douglas

10:23am Wednesday 5th December 2012

HERE are the winners of our competition to win VIP access to see Jahmene at the Christmas Lights switch on in the town centre tonight.

Union J back Jahmene to win X Factor

Swindon Advertiser: X Factor semi-finalists Union J

12:00pm Tuesday 4th December 2012

AN X Factor win for Christopher Maloney could damage the show's reputation, axed boyband Union J have warned.

X Factor celebration this weekend? Tell us about it!

Swindon Advertiser: Jahmene Douglas,

3:19pm Monday 3rd December 2012

SWINDON'S Jahmene Douglas has made it through to the final of the X Factor.

Jahmene opens up about the domestic violence that tortured his family

Swindon Advertiser: Jahmene is supporting Cosmopolitan's 'Real Man' campaign with Women's Aid. Picture: Ken McKay

5:13pm Friday 23rd November 2012

The X Factor inspiration and his family were tortured by domestic violence. Here, in his own words, Jahmene explains why real men don't hit women.

X Factor Ella Henderson is backing Swindon's Jahmene to win competition

Swindon Advertiser: Jahmene and Ella play around at the X Factor finalists’ Soccer AM crossbar challenge stint earlier in the series

6:30pm Tuesday 20th November 2012

X FACTOR star Ella Henderson has backed Jahmene Douglas to win the show after her shock exit.

Fancy a takeaway? It Asda be a chicken Jahmene!

Swindon Advertiser: Asda staff Rob Maddock and Sue Page with the Chicken Jahmene

10:00am Monday 19th November 2012

SONGSTER Jahmene Douglas was honoured by his workplace at the weekend as customers at Asda Walmart were able to buy a new Chicken Jahmene meal.

‘You have got to get to the final’

Swindon Advertiser: Jahmene Douglas,

9:40am Monday 19th November 2012

X FACTOR star Jahmene Douglas might have thought he 'messed up' his performance on Saturday night’s show – but it seems the public didn’t agree as they voted him through to the next round of the competition.

X Factor star stands up to TV bosses

Swindon Advertiser: jahmene.jpeg

9:30am Saturday 17th November 2012

JAHMENE stood up to X Factor bosses this week when the Swindon born singer refused to take part in the performance of a song that glorifies alcohol abuse.

Ex-bandmates are right behind Jah

Swindon Advertiser: Jahmene performs with Niall Badcock, Callum Green, Lee Douglas and Oliver Record

5:30pm Friday 16th November 2012

X FACTOR star Jahmene Douglas has won the hearts of millions with his soulful voice – but a few years ago he was playing front man in a local rock band.

Win a chance to meet District 3

Swindon Advertiser: Win a chance to meet District 3

4:00pm Tuesday 13th November 2012

THE Adver has teamed up with Bushwackers to offer one reader and five friends the chance to meet an X Factor contestant on Thursday night.

X Factor's Jahmene tells of suicide attempt

Swindon Advertiser: Jahmene Douglas

9:00am Monday 12th November 2012

X FACTOR frontrunner Jahmene Douglas overcame a week of self-doubt to deliver a spine-tingling performance as he stormed through to another live round.

It Asda be Jahmene say old colleagues

Swindon Advertiser: Asda staff Simon Barrow, Lee Carter, Hayley Edmonds and Jo Carter with the T-shirts

10:02am Thursday 8th November 2012

X FACTOR sensation Jahmene Douglas has already won the votes of JLS, Nicole Scherzinger and Yoko Ono – in words of praise, at least.

Win chance to meet X Factor finalist Kye Sones

Swindon Advertiser: Win chance to meet X Factor finalist Kye Sones

1:00pm Wednesday 7th November 2012

BUSHWACKERS is once again offering a reader and five friends the chance to meet an X Factor contestant tomorrow night.

It Asda be Jahmene say old colleagues

Swindon Advertiser: Asda staff Simon Barrow, Lee Carter, Hayley Edmonds and Jo Carter with the T-shirts

6:47pm Wednesday 7th November 2012

X Factor sensation Jahmene Douglas has already won the votes of JLS, Nicole Scherzinger and Yoko Ono – in words of praise, at least.

Asda shows its support for Jahmene and charity

Swindon Advertiser: Jahmene Douglas,

5:31pm Tuesday 6th November 2012

ASDA staff and shoppers are more excited about the X Factor than ever with the supermarket's colleague Jahmene Douglas blowing the nation away each week with his soulful singing.

Jahmene gives his best performance

Swindon Advertiser: Jahmene Douglas,

8:00am Monday 5th November 2012

JAHMENE Douglas certainly did Swindon proud at the weekend with arguably his best performance on The X Factor to date.

Jah got what it takes to win, says X factor pal Jade Ellis

Swindon Advertiser: Jahmene Douglas,

5:32pm Friday 2nd November 2012

SINGING sensation Jahmene Douglas has what it takes to win the X Factor, according to his best friend in the competition.

Asda vans wheel out extra support for Jahmene

Swindon Advertiser: Asda staff Haylley Edmonds, Jo Carter, Lynnie Stevens, Alison Parsley, Stacey Johnson, Sue Boyce and Jayne Stephens-Lane show their support for Jahmene

10:00am Monday 29th October 2012

STAFF at ASDA are driving up the support for X Factor star Jahmene Douglas as they plaster his face on the back of the home delivery vans.

His performance was Jah-mazing

Swindon Advertiser: Jahmene Douglas

7:00pm Sunday 28th October 2012

X-FACTOR star Jahmene Douglas put on a Jah-mazing performance again this week as he booked his place in the next round.

Children back X Factor star

Swindon Advertiser: Supporting their singer Children at Woughton Junior School, with their Jahmene masks

5:21pm Friday 26th October 2012

HE MAY already be Swindon’s favourite but now X Factor starlet Jahmene Douglas is becoming the bookies’ favourite to win the TV talent show.

X Factor star Jahmene’s mum backs domestic violence charity

Swindon Advertiser: Jahmene and his mother Mandy at the X Factor

6:10pm Tuesday 23rd October 2012

THE mother of singing sensation Jahmene Douglas has set up a charity page after it was revealed that she had been a victim of domestic abuse.

Jahmene wows X Factor judges again

Swindon Advertiser: Jahmene Douglas

8:40am Monday 22nd October 2012

X FACTOR sensation Jahmene Douglas wowed the judges again this week after he revealed the brutal upbringing that inspired him to be a singer.

Swindon's Jahmene looks to the classics

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon's Jahmene looks to the classics

10:18am Friday 19th October 2012

Jahmene Douglas has been gearing up for his performance on this weekend’s X Factor live shows by revisiting the classics.

X Factor's Jahmene reaches for the stars on Swindon charity video

Swindon Advertiser: Jahmene in the spotlight

5:44pm Tuesday 16th October 2012

X FACTOR star Jahmene Douglas is shown delivering his soaring vocals over a mass choir in an uplifting video released by a Swindon charity.

No mountain too high for Jahmene

Swindon Advertiser: Jahmene Douglas

8:30am Monday 15th October 2012

X FACTOR finalist Jahmene Douglas sang from the heart and won the hearts of the judges and the public as he sailed through the second live show of the competition at the weekend.

Fame is the biz for our X Factor hopeful

Swindon Advertiser: Jahmene and fellow contestant Rylan Clark leaving a top London restaurant

8:20am Saturday 13th October 2012

JAHMENE Douglas was caught in the showbiz whirl this week as he hit London’s celebrity haunts and fielded offers of marriage from besotted fans.

Jahmene is on the ball for Soccer Am as well as X Factor

Swindon Advertiser: THAT’S MY GOAL: Jahmene Douglas takes the Soccer AM Crossbar Challenge, watched by the other X Factor finalists

9:27am Friday 12th October 2012

JAHMENE Douglas has been pitch perfect on the X Factor so far – and didn’t look too bad on a football pitch in filming for tomorrow’s Soccer AM TV programme.

Swindon's Jahmene Douglas wins famous fan - Yoko Ono

Swindon Advertiser: Jahmene in the spotlight

9:52am Wednesday 10th October 2012

X FACTOR star Jahmene Douglas is getting praise from every angle after his performance in the first live show on Saturday.

Win a pair of tickets to X Factor tour!

Swindon Advertiser: jahmene.jpeg

11:00am Monday 8th October 2012

JAHMENE Douglas has sailed through to the second round of the X Factor live shows - and we're giving one lucky reader the chance to catch him and the other finalists on tour next year.

Nerves under control as Jahmene sails through

Swindon Advertiser: Jahmene Douglas

8:50am Monday 8th October 2012

X FACTOR finalist Jahmene Douglas was told he was one of the strongest male singers the show had ever seen after his performance on Saturday night.

X Factor's Jahmene Douglas on Twitter

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