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.

Strictly Come Dancing host Claudia Winkleman to open up about daughter’s burns horror for Watchdog special

Strictly Come Dancing host Claudia Winkleman to open up about daughter’s burns horror for Watchdog special

Fans of Strictly Come Dancing will no doubt recall that last year, not long after Claudia Winkleman began co-hosting the BBC show with Tess Daly – which of course came about after Sir Bruce Forsyth retired – she had to miss several live shows…

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Mark Wright defecting from ITV to front new BBC sports show?

Mark Wright defecting from ITV to front new BBC sports show?

It’s been reported today that former The Only Way Is Essex star Mark Wright is shunning ITV in order to defect to the BBC to front a new sports show…

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Robin Windsor to be reinstated by Strictly Come Dancing bosses in the wake of fan fury?

Robin Windsor to be reinstated by Strictly Come Dancing bosses in the wake of fan fury?

Earlier this week, it was revealed that Ola Jordan would be returning to Strictly Come Dancing this year – it had previously been rumoured that Ola would “jump before she was pushed” after her husband James spent most of last year slating the show and the BBC online – but that happy news was tinged with sadness as it was also revealed that Robin Windsor would not return for the show’s new run.

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Strictly Come Dancing 2015: Ola Jordan WILL return this year, but Robin Windsor among dancers who won’t be back

Strictly Come Dancing 2015: Ola Jordan WILL return this year, but Robin Windsor among dancers who won’t be back

Last year, Strictly Come Dancing star Ola Jordan’s future as a professional dancer was in doubt after she suffered terrible leg injuries while training for Channel 4’s winter sports show, The Jump.

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Bruce Forsyth takes another swipe at Strictly Come Dancing: ‘I never enjoyed it as much as people thought’

Bruce Forsyth takes another swipe at Strictly Come Dancing: ‘I never enjoyed it as much as people thought’

Bruce Forsyth hasn’t been too kind to Strictly Come Dancing since he quit the show last year, but it seems he has taken yet another swipe at the show.

In a recent interview, Brucey, who was a favourite with the viewers, revealed that he never enjoyed the show as much as people thought.

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Frankie Bridge “glad” she didn’t know she was pregnant during Strictly Come Dancing stint

Frankie Bridge “glad” she didn’t know she was pregnant during Strictly Come Dancing stint

For most of last year’s series of Strictly Come Dancing, The Saturdays singer Frankie Bridge was a hot favourite to win, however, as it turned out, the newly appointed X Factor co-host Caroline Flack took the Glitterball trophy while Frankie was runner-up.

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Ola Jordan WILL dance again, but will she return to Strictly Come Dancing?

Ola Jordan WILL dance again, but will she return to Strictly Come Dancing?

There’s great news for fans of gorgeous professional dancer Ola Jordan today as it’s been revealed that despite fears to the contrary, she will be able to dance again…

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Dermot O’Leary for Strictly Come Dancing 2015? Craig Revel Horwood hopes so!

Dermot O’Leary for Strictly Come Dancing 2015? Craig Revel Horwood hopes so!

Now that Dermot O’Leary has revealed that he won’t be back on X Factor this year – Caroline Flack and Olly Murs are replacing him – he is of course free to take on new challenges…

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Sir Bruce Forsyth SLATES Strictly Come Dancing as Tess Daly is snubbed by BAFTAs!

Sir Bruce Forsyth SLATES Strictly Come Dancing as Tess Daly is snubbed by BAFTAs!

It’s been revealed this week that Strictly Come Dancing newcomer – or at least, she was new to co-hosting the regular series in its last run – Claudia Winkleman has been nominated for a BAFTA, however, Strictly veteran Tess Daly has not…

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Caroline Flack to host Love Island? What about replacing Dermot O’Leary on X Factor?

Caroline Flack to host Love Island? What about replacing Dermot O’Leary on X Factor?

After leaving X Factor spin-off show The Xtra Factor last year, Caroline Flack was immediately signed up to star in X Factor rival BBC show, Strictly Come Dancing, and when she was crowned winner, it seems the offers of more work came pouring in…

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