Five children were given that extra VIP feeling at Sheffield Arena on Friday 11th March meeting their favourite X Factor contestants from the latest series – including winner Louisa Johnson, Reggie and Bollie, Che Chesterman and 4th Impact.

The children from Sheffield Children’s Hospital, Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice, Pinderfields Hospital and Barnsley Hospital were invited by the Barrie Wells Trust to watch the X Factor Live Tour at Sheffield Arena from the comfort of an executive box. In the show interval, a surprise meet and greet with the contestants had been organised for the young fans.

Lisa, mother of Kaden, told us “Thanks for a brilliant time, Kaden loved it … and the meet and greet with his favourites Reggie and Bollie made his night!!”

Barrie, who hosted the box, said “It was an incredible show which all the kids thoroughly enjoyed, and you could tell what really made it extra special was meeting the X Factor contestants in the interval! It is with the support of companies like the Sheffield Arena … and of course the X Factor contestants … we are able to provide these children with such fond memories.”

With huge thanks to our amazing supporters – Sheffield Arena – for their continued help in enabling us to provide these incredible VIP experiences.

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