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Simon Cowell has ruled out a return to the UK's version of his talent show 'X Factor' - leading to questions of what exactly he has in mind for the next season, if the ratings of yesteryear are to be restored.

Speaking at the launch for 'Britain's Got Talent' at the weekend, the reality TV mogul confirmed that he wouldn't be returning to the judge's seat, because of his commitments to the Us show, which he launched last year, and has already seen a personnel overhaul, including the much-hyped recruitment and departure of Britney Spears, all in one season.

It's been a cracker of a year for Ashleigh and Pudsey, since winning last year's 'Britain's Got Talent' show

He explained: "It's all to do with timing. It would be impossible to do the English show and the American show together. You'd just be knackered and it wouldn't work. »


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