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Boyzone manager Walsh pulls out of X Factor show

Published 11/10/2009

Boyzone manager Louis Walsh will not appear on tonight's live X Factor finals following the death of band member Stephen Gately, his spokeswoman said.

Police investigating the 33-year-old Irish pop star's death said there were "no signs of suspicious circumstances" after he died at 1.45pm yesterday in his house in Port Andratx, Majorca.

A spokeswoman for Walsh, a judge on the ITV hit show X Factor, said he would not be appearing on tonight's show but would not be travelling to Spain with the four band members.

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