Drive Factor hots up for Friday’s final heat

The Drive Factor competition is hotting up, with the final heat coming up this Friday night and the grand final approaching at the Millennium Forum on Sunday 13th February.

The competition is attracting a lot of attention, with singers getting excellent support in the voting.

Three singers have unfortunately departed the Drive Factor stage after the latest round of voting, and they are Johnny Kolmeyer, Dannika Breslin and Fiona Byrne.

There’s some fantastic talent to be heard and everyone’s encouraged to listen in this Friday night to Drive 105.3FM as the search continues for the winner of the top prize of a two weeks fly/drive holiday to Florida for four people, valued at £5k and sponsored by the Taxi Company.

Friday night’s show starts live on the station at 7.30pm and runs until 10pm. It will be repeated again on Sunday afternoon starting at 3.00 pm. Then to find out the list of finalists who will perform at the Grand Final at the Millennium Forum on Sunday 13th February tune into the Results Show on Monday evening from 8.00 - 8.30 pm with Paul Doherty and Kieran Connor plus the judges.

Voting closes opens each Monday closes at noon and reopens again at 9.00pm that evening. Text the word DRIVE followed by a space then your finalists number to 70099.

Tickets for the Grand Final are now on sale from the Forum Box Office.

Singers heard in Heat 3 on Friday evening included Dannika Breslin, Timothy Clarke, Jessica Healy, Sarah Griffin, Fiona Byrne, Johnny Kohlmeyer, Joanne Leonard, Rory Collins, Gary Nash, Aoife McDaid, Aaron Deery, Brendan Kelly, Una Dunne, Eden Guthrie, Bronagh Halpenny, Arneil Long, Eugene Roddy, and Kelly Marie Collins.

Entertainer Mickey Doherty said “The competition is hotting up now for all the finalists. It is really up to the public vote so their family and friends will be supporting them with their votes.”