He has six siblings: Vivienne, Gavin, Fenella, Tom, Marielle and Colm.
He won the award for 'Best Hair Cut' at the Smash Hits Poll Winners Party. 
Went to Summerhill College (aka College of the Immaculate Conception).
Went to school with fellow Westlifers Shane Filan and Mark Feehily.
Is qualified to teach guitar and piano.
Officially engaged to Jodi Albert, and planning to wed in 2009 (25 December 2007).
He played Kenickie in a school production of Grease
His cousin, Gillian Walsh, is the wife of fellow Westlife member, Shane Filan.
He won series 13 of I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here! (2002).