I"m sorry, Simon Cowell tells Cheryl Cole as she snubs 11th hour offer to return to U.S. X Factor

I"m sorry, Simon Cowell tells Cheryl Cole as she snubs 11th hour offer to return to U.S. X Factor

I”m sorry, Cowell tells Cheryl as she snubs 11th hour offer to return to U.S. X Factor

3:22 PM on 7th June 2011

Still friends Simon Cowell said he has not yet spoken to Cheryl Cole following her exit from the X Factor USA

Still friends Simon Cowell said he has not yet spoken to Cheryl Cole following her exit from the X Factor USA

TODAY”S POLL

Whose side are you on in the X Factor USA furore

Team Cole: It was humiliating for her Team Cowell: It”s not his fault she didn”t impress American TV executivesVOTE Cheryl SimonPOLL RESULTS CloseAll pollsClick to view yesterday”s poll resultsDM.has(“rcp”, “poll”, pollId: “1026828”,channelId: “4”,questionId: “”);

Out with the old: Only one face from last year

Out with the old: Only one face from last year”s UK X Factor panel remains for this year”s show – Louis Walsh. Simon Cowell, Cheryl Cole and Dannii Minogue will not appear

In with the new: Gary Barlow, Tulisa Contostavlos, Kelly Rowland and Louis Walsh will run the rule over this year

In with the new: Gary Barlow, Tulisa Contostavlos, Kelly Rowland and Louis Walsh will rule over this year”s UK X Factor hopefuls

Short lived: The original US X Factor panel, before Cheryl Cole was axed

Short lived: The original X Factor USA panel, before Cheryl Cole was axed

Judge: Tulisa ContostavlosJudge: Gary Barlow

New line-up: N-Dubz”s Tulisa Contostavlos (left) and Take That”s Gary Barlow (right) will form half of this year”s UK X Factor judging panel

All change: Cheryl Cole wore a series of different outfits during her ill-fated spell as judge on the X Factor USAAll change: Cheryl wore a series of different outfits during her ill-fated spell as judge on the X Factor USA

All change: Cheryl wore a series of different outfits during her ill-fated spell as judge on the X Factor USA

Manager: Will.I.Am is now in charge of Cheryl Cole

Manager: Will.I.Am is now in charge of Cheryl Cole”s music affairs

Panel: Destiny

Reel thing: Destiny”s Child star Kelly Rowland, pictured here trying her hand at the Highland Fling at the Glasgow X Factor auditions, completes the judging line-up