Strictly Come Dancing

Comprehensive coverage of BBC One’s glitzy ballroom show Strictly Come Dancing, including celeb contestants Sophie Ellis Bextor, Natale Gumede, Ashley Taylor Dawson and much more.

CONFIRMED! Caroline Flack HAS signed up for Strictly Come Dancing VIDEO

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To the surprise of no-one, given that new X Factor star Sarah-Jane Crawford leaked the news, former Xtra Factor host Caroline Flack HAS confirmed that she will be taking part in this year’s series of Strictly Come Dancing.

Sarah-Jane made the faux pas last night – you can click here to read about it – which most likely prompted Strictly’s bosses to decide to announce Caroline as the latest celeb signing this morning. Read more & comment »

Strictly Come Dancing 2014: Ola Jordan claims celebs are “uncomfortable” with sexy outfits

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Fans of Strictly Come Dancing will know that pro-dancer James Jordan – who is currently in the Celebrity Big Brother house – was axed from the show after repeatedly criticising it and the BBC as well having had a long-running feud with judge Craig Revel Horwood…

But it seems his wife Ola has decided to take up where James left off, and in recent weeks, has reportedly stated that she thinks Craig and Bruno Tonioli should be ditched from the show’s judging panel. Read more & comment »

Strictly Come Dancing bosses livid as X Factor’s Sarah-Jane Crawford confirms Caroline Flack HAS signed up

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It’s been rumoured for weeks now that former Xtra Factor presenter Caroline Flack will be joining the celebrity line-up for this year’s new series of Strictly Come Dancing, however, Caroline’s successor, Sarah-Jane Crawford has reportedly indicated that Caroline has in fact signed up…

And the BBC are said to be livid over it, given that they have not yet announced the news themselves. Read more & comment »

Strictly Come Dancing & The X Factor 2014 to CLASH as Strictly launch date is confirmed!

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It has been revealed this evening that there’s going to be a massive war of the channels on Sunday, September 7!

As you may have guessed, two shows going up against each other will be The X Factor and Strictly Come Dancing as we embark on yet another year of ratings wars!
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Strictly Come Dancing 2014: Pixie Lott becomes eleventh celebrity to join line-up!

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Pixie Lott has become the eleventh celebrity to join this year’s Strictly Come Dancing line-up!

The exciting news has just been revealed via the BBC Strictly Come Dancing twitter account.
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Strictly Come Dancing 2014: Scott Mills joins this year’s line-up as he wants to dance like his nan! CONFIRMED!

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He’s finally agreed to do it! Scott Mills has signed up to appear on this year’s series of Strictly Come Dancing.

The DJ announced the news on his radio show this morning on BBC Radio 1, leaving his right hand man, Chris Stark a little shocked.
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Strictly Come Dancing 2014: Andy Murray is mortified & embarrassed that Judy Murray is appearing on the show!

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It has today been reported that poor Andy Murray is absolutely mortified that his mum is appearing on the new series of Strictly Come Dancing, not to mention she lied to him!

A couple of weeks back, rumours were rife about Judy appearing on this year’s series, but the rumours were quickly denied, and Judy even duped Andy by telling him she wouldn’t join the show… look where that got him.
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Strictly Come Dancing 2014: Naturalist Steve Backshall confirmed & Andy Murray WON’T watch mum Judy?

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We reported earlier that EastEnders hunk Jake Wood has officially confirmed that he’s set to compete in this year’s series of Strictly Come Dancing, and so has Bafta-winning naturalist Steve Backshall.

He confirmed the news while appearing on BBC Breakfast today, and shortly afterwards, the show’s bosses added him to the line-up of confirmed celebs on Strictly’s official website. Read more & comment »

Strictly Come Dancing 2014: EastEnders star Jake Wood confirms he’s taking part this year! Caroline Flack to follow suit?

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EastEnders star Jake Wood took to Twitter yesterday to confirm that he’s taking part in this year’s Strictly Come Dancing, writing, “Yes it’s true, I’m joining #StrictlyComeDancing this year!”

He added, “Thanks for all your lovely comments. Let’s do this!” Read more & comment »

Strictly Come Dancing 2014: Sir Bruce Forsyth to RETURN! #WooHoo


There’s great news for fans of Strictly Come Dancing legend Sir Bruce Forsyth as it’s been revealed today that he is set to return to the show when it launches its new series in just a few weeks…

However, he will only make a brief “symbolic” appearance in order to hand over the Glitterball trophy to his former co- presenter, Tess Daly. Read more & comment »