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Strictly in Blackpool – the results

Kicking off the results show, the Strictly Professional Ladies strut their stuff  to ‘Can you handle this (Blackpool) ?‘ Tess, dressed in silver, introduces the judges and hands over to Claudia.  Duffy and Cirque du Soleil are on the bill, but first the judges go through earlier events to re-cap on the performances.   Craig recalled the […]

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Strictly week 7 – the full report

It’s week seven of the Strictly competition – who is leaving this week ?  And who will make it to the Vegas of the North – Blackpool ?   We’re half-way through the show, and the couples can smell the greasepaint of the Tower Ballroom in Blackpool – and they all want to get through.  It’s always interesting […]

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Strictly Halloween results show

The Halloween themed Strictly results show opens with the Pro dancers dressed in day-glo yellow, with Anton in army green and Erin in a red dress, dancing to the ‘Ghostbusters’ soundtrack. Looking back over the main show, Len says he was bored with Tina O’Brien’s performance, but Kara Tointon scores the first 10 of the […]

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Strictly report – week 4

So. it’s Charleston or Tango week for the remaining Strictly contestants.  Fun, or drama ?  Tantalising or charming ? All of the couples look happy and confident walking down the stairs, the celebrities in ever shrinking costumes !  Kara Tointon probably wins the award for the least amount of fabric. Jimi Mistry, who is loving […]

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Strictly week 3 – the results

So, this evening the second couple are about to be eliminated from Strictly, and I don’t think there can be much uncertainty over which couple the public will have voted out.  But we’ll see !  Whose rhumba or quickstep wowed, and whose failed to impress you at home ? Starting with the Strictly pro’s, and […]

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Strictly report – week three

Strictly Come Dancing week three begins without Tina O’Brien, who is ill and is allowed to miss one show. Kara Tointon and Artem start the evening off with a quickstep.  Kara seems quite confident and fairly belts down the stairs, into a cartwheel!  It’s very fast, with Kara looking serene on top with furious footwork […]

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Strictly – back with a bang!

So, the waiting is over !  The Strictly celebrities and their partners have had three weeks to rehearse and practice their routines – either a Waltz or a Cha Cha Cha.  Seven celebrities take to the floor tonight, with another seven tomorrow.  No-one is eliminated this week, but the scores will be carried forward to […]

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Strictly Come dancing Series 8 – the lowdown

Multi-award-winning Strictly Come Dancing returns to BBC One this autumn with a brand-new one-hour studio launch show on Saturday 11 September.   This year, filming commences with a red carpet event at BBC’s Television Centre as celebrities, judges and professional dancers arrive before commencing the live show.   Inside the studio, for the first time ever, viewers […]

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