Joanna Grimshaw shares her son's secrets

Aiden Grimshaw’s mum Joanna says he’s revelling in all the attention on The X Factor and has made some great new mates.

Joanna says the 18-year-old has bonded most with Matt Cardle and Mary Byrne.

Matt’s lovely. It’s true, they have got a bromance going on!’ she confides.

Aiden says Mary’s a lot of fun to be around, too. She’s a real giggle.’

Joanna admits she’s been a bag of nerves every weekend watching her son.

‘It’s been difficult wondering whether he’ll get to sing again for another week,’ she says.

‘He’s been finding it all surreal but he knows it’s an incredible journey.’

Read the full story about Aiden Grimshaw in Now magazine dated 15 November 2010 – out now!

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