Chorley’s X Factor hopeful JonJo Kerr has been voted off the show by his own mentor, Louis Walsh.
The singing soldier was one of four contestants to be sent home at the weekend after a shock twist was announced.
The father-of-two, who is a member of the Yorkshire Regiment, now faces fighting on the frontline in Afghanistan.
However, he has told the Guardian he won’t give up on his dream.
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