Strictly Come Dancing Christmas – Debbie McGee wins festive gong

Delighted Debbie, 61 – who was a finalist on the main show in 2017 – said of last night’s triumph: “I wasn’t expecting it! It’s just amazing but you know, everybody has been fantastic. I think it’s everybody’s, because we all had a great time, everyone did such great dances.”  Debbie – who lost magician husband Paul […]

‘Knew this day would come!’ Piers Morgan rages at gender-neutral Father Christmas rebrand

“My tweet [about the vegan sausage roll] broke the internet,’ he gloated. “If you ask Greggs, they have attended marketing conferences worldwide that it was down to me,” he continued.  Susanna refused to comment and instead just rolled her eyes.  It comes as Greggs are celebrating their 80th birthday this year, and after much speculation […]

Strictly Come Dancing: Anton says ‘I’m going nowhere. I’ll be back on show in 2020”

Anton, the only surviving Strictly Come Dancing pro from its first series in 2004, said he had not spoken to bosses about leaving. Rumours surfaced minutes after Saturday’s grand finale, in which he appeared alongside EastEnders actress Emma Barton, 42.  But he told ITV’s Lorraine breakfast show yesterday: “It’s absolute nonsense – made up before we had […]

Strictly Come Dancing 2019: Anton du Beke drops bombshell news on ‘quitting’ rumours

Fans of the show believed Anton had a great chance at taking home the Glitter Ball, but when he didn’t viewers instantly began speculating over whether he would quit the competition. This morning Anton appeared on Lorraine to discuss the show’s final episode of the year, and address the claims he would be leaving the […]

Strictly Come Dancing 2019: BBC dealt shock blow as final sees Kelvin Fletcher lift trophy

Kelvin and Oti were up against EastEnders star Emma Barton and her partner Anton Du Beke and CBBC presenter Karim Zeroual and his pro-dancer Amy Dowden. They each performed three of their best dances in the hopes of impressing the viewer enough to vote them the winners of this year’s competition. But it seems it […]

Strictly Come Dancing 2019: Kelvin Fletcher wins with Oti Mabuse

Strictly Come Dancing bosses signed Kelvin Fletcher up at the last minute to replace Jamie Laing who pulled out of the competition due to an injury. Partnered with Oti Mabuse, he stormed onto the dance floor in week one with an incredibly sexy Samba. 13 weeks later, hundreds of hours of rehearsals, he and Oti […]

Strictly Come Dancing 2019: Shirley Ballas to quit as fans spot emotional clue?

Craig added: “I think the standard of dance this year has been phenomenal,” and Motsi continued: “My first year on Strictly has been absolutely amazing. It’s been really, really fun.”  When discussing Karim, they said: “Karim was the best technical dancer, he had the wonderful natural gift of love for dance. What is great about […]

Strictly Come Dancing: 6 epic fails and the biggest blunders in BBC show’s history

Strictly Come Dancing concludes this evening and BBC One viewers will tune in and see one celebrity contestant and their professional dance partner crowned the winners of the series. Ahead of the grand finale, Express.co.uk has taken a look back at the biggest epic fails and blunders since the show catapulted onto television screens 15 […]

Strictly Come Dancing 2019: Kelvin Fletcher breaks down in tears ahead of final

Tonight will see all 3 couples dance three of their best dances from the competition. Emma and Anton will perform the Charleston to Thoroughly Modern Millie as chosen by the judges and will also be performing a Showdance to Let Yourself Go by Irving Berlin, as well as their Favourite Dance, which was a Viennese […]

Strictly Come Dancing 2019: Emma Barton’s victory sealed after Anton Du Beke revelation?

“I’ve watched every show but the last one because I don’t think I would’ve been able to hold it together,” Saffron explained. “So, I just haven’t been able to watch yet,” she reiterated, before admitting her exit had been an “emotional rollercoaster”. “I think when you spend 10 weeks doing something and when you’re in […]