NOOOOOOOOOOOO! Peter Dickson, aka the voice of X Factor, is leaving the show after 11 years

But his memory will live on, because every time we hear the name 'Rachel Adedeji' we’ll think of him

Peter Dickson

by Anna Lewis |
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Put down your ham and cheese baguette. Chuck away your salmon sashimi roll. Leave your leek and potato soup to go cold. Because this news is more important than your distinctly average lunch.

Peter Dickson, aka the man behind the ridiculously dramatic X Factor announcements, is quitting the show.


Pete just tweeted this devastating news.

How will the show go on without Pete? What with this and the news that presenter Dermot O’Leary isn't returning to the ITV talent show either, we're not sure we can cope.

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