Simon knows Cheryl Cole has a huge fan base in the UK

After partying with Will.i.am in Cannes last week, Cheryl Cole is believed to have moved on to Saint-Tropez for a private party with Kate Moss, the Black Eyed Peas and Simon Cowell.

She wouldn’t have met up with Simon without Will being there,’ says our source.

But Simon wants to be mates again.’

Now can also reveal Cheryl, 28, went to lunch with The Voice judge Christina Aguilera in LA before she flew to France last week.

Simon wants to put a stop to any offers she’s had from the rival show,’ reveals our insider.

He wants her waiting in the wings to save the UK X Factor if Tulisa Contostavlos doesn’t work out.’

Read the full story about Cheryl Cole in Now magazine dated 15 August 2011 – out now!

Now cover 15 August 2011

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