Christmas Number One: Gareth Malone Has Got X Factor!
We are just weeks away from the most exciting battle for Christmas number one in recent memory.
As it stands Gareth Malone and his choir of military wives are 5/4 second favourites with William Hill, who have the 2011 X Factor winner as their 4/6 favourite.
"There is a real buzz about the military wives choir and I would be very surprised if they did not become the favourites in the next few days," said Hill's spokesman Rupert Adams.
William Hill Christmas Number One: 4/6 Winner Of The 2011 X Factor, 5/4 Military Wives Choir, 7/1 Nirvana, 10/1 Mariah Carey & Justin Bieber, 10/1 The Wombles, 10/1 Wham, 10/1 Arianna Morgan, 12/1 Amy Winehouse, 14/1 The Smiths, 14/1 Stacey Solomon, 16/1 Cast Of The Only Way Is Essex, 16/1 Slow Moving Millie, 16/1 Chas n' Dave ft. Karl Pilkington, 20/1 Lady Gaga, 25/1 Bar
William Hill Christmas Number One Album: 4/7 Amy Winehouse, 11/8 Michael Buble, 7/1 Rihanna, 7/1 One Direction, 8/1 JLS, 16/1 Susan Boyle, 25/1 Coldplay, 25/1 Westlife, 25/1 Florence & The Machine, 33/1 Bar