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The Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special 2013

December 25, 2013

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Pasha Kovalev, Flavia Cacace, Janette Manrara, Robin Windsor, Ian Waite, Karen Hauer - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy

The Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special 2013 2 huskies one snowboard one swing one igloo Kicking off the Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special, Ricky & Janette’s Quickstep “was like a glass of champagne” according to Len, and “full of treats and on trend” according to Bruno. Darcey found their routine “sugary & crisp” and they […]

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Abbey Clancy is crowned Queen of the 2013 Strictly Come Dancing

December 22, 2013

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Aljaz Skorjanec, Abbey Clancy - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy

Abbey Clancy is crowned Queen of the 2013 Strictly Come Dancing ballroom in first ever all female final  After an electrifying night in the ballroom, Abbey Clancy  and partner Aljaz Skorjanec lifted the coveted glitter ball trophy in the Strictly Come Dancing 2013 live grand final – the show’s first ever all female final.   […]

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Strictly Come Dancing | The Final 2013

December 21, 2013

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Natalie Gumede, Artem Chigvinstev - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy

Strictly Come Dancing | The Final 2013 2 live shows 4 finalists 1 historic all-girl final 1 glitterball First up, the finalists must dance the judges choice, which for Suzanna & Kevin was their Quickstep. Len said “what a wonderful start” and Bruno said “high spirit, high energy.” They scored 37 Abbey & Aljaz danced […]

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Strictly Come Dancing Semi Final Results

December 15, 2013

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Micheline Marmol, Craig Smith - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy

Strictly Come Dancing Semi Final Results Patrick Robinson is the latest casualty of the ballroom as he fails to make the Strictly Final Sophie Ellis Bextor, Abbey Clancy, Susanna Reid and Natalie Gumede are through to the first ever all female Strictly Final With the grand final and the Strictly trophy in sight, hosts Sir […]

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Strictly Come Dancing | Semi Finals

December 14, 2013

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Brendan Cole, Sophie Ellis-Bextor - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy

Strictly Come Dancing | Semi Finals 11 weeks 5 couples 2 dances each Bruno commented on Natalie & Artem’s Salsa “you put just the right amount of fluidity and all the ingredients for a fantastic salsa.” Craig said “I couldn’t find much wrong with it. Just wonderful to watch. Brilliant.” They scored a perfect 40. Patrick […]

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Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special 2013

December 14, 2013

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Pasha Kovalev, Flavia Cacace, Janette Manrara, Robin Windsor, Ian Waite, Karen Hauer - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy

Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special 2013   The celebrities taking part in the Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special for 2013 were announced recently. The full line-up is : Anton Du Beke, Rufus Hound, Flavia Cacace, Elaine Paige, Pasha Kovalev, Janette Manrara, Ricky Norwood, Rochelle Humes, Ian Waite, Aliona Vilani, Matt Goss, Sara cox, Robin Windsor, […]

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Strictly Come Dancing | Quarter Finals Results

December 8, 2013

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Ashley and Ola take their final dance Ola Jordan, Ashley Taylor Dawson - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy

Strictly Come Dancing | Quarter Finals Results Ashley Taylor Dawson becomes the tenth celebrity to leave the Strictly dance floor  With only two weeks until the grand final and the Strictly trophy in sight, hosts Tess Daly and Claudia Winkleman welcomed the remaining six couples onto the Strictly dance floor for another chance to impress judges Len Goodman, Darcey Bussell, Bruno Tonioli and Craig […]

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Strictly Come Dancing | The Quarter Finals

December 7, 2013

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L - R Natalie Gumede, Artem Chigvinstev - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy

Strictly Come Dancing | The Quarter Finals This week, in the quarter finals, the Swing-a-thon returns to sort the wheat from the chaff. Tonight’s Strictly Details are : Ashley and Ola Salsa to Gloria Estefan’s party tune ‘Conga’. Patrick and Anya Rumba to ‘When I Was Your Man’ by Bruno Mars. Abbey and Aljaz perform a Viennese […]

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Strictly Come Dancing Musicals Week Results

December 1, 2013

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Mark and Iveta's goodbye dance with Ashley and Ola looking on in the background. Iveta Lukosiute, Mark Benton - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy

Strictly Come Dancing Musicals Week Results The curtain finally falls on Mark Benton as he becomes the ninth celebrity to leave the Strictly dance floor Saturday Night Fever hit the ballroom this weekend with a host of spectacular routines from the musicals on Strictly Come Dancing. Hosts Sir Bruce Forsyth and Tess Daly welcomed the […]

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Strictly Come Dancing | Musicals week

November 30, 2013

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The scores are in for Abbey Clancey Craig Revel Horwood, Darcey Bussell, Len Goodman, Bruno Tonioli - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy

Strictly Come Dancing | Musicals week This was the week that : 7 Guys & Dolls 3 weeks to the Strictly final 4 perfect 10′s in one dance for the first time this series 1 musical blast   In a series of stand-out Charleston’s, Patrick & Anya’s take on the dance flew through the Chitty Chitty Bang […]

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Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special 2013

November 30, 2013

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Anton Du Beke, Rufus Hound, Flavia Cacace, Elaine Paige, Pasha Kovalev, Janette Manrara, Ricky Norwood, Rochelle Humes, Ian Waite, Aliona Vilani, Matt Goss, sara cox, Robin Windsor, Karen Hauer - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy

Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special 2013 This week the line-up was announced for the Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special, and here are two newly released images. Strictly So Far STRICTLY COME DANCING 2013 CHRISTMAS SPECIAL LINEUP CONFIRMED Strictly Come Dancing Results Week 9 Strictly Come Dancing week 9 Strictly Come Dancing | Natalie Gumede & […]

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Strictly Come Dancing Results Week 9

November 24, 2013

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Ben and Kristina take their final dance Kristina Rihanoff, Ben Cohen - (C) BBC - Photographer: Kieron McCarron

Strictly Come Dancing Results Week 9 Ben Cohen is the eighth celebrity to leave the Strictly dance floor as Mark Benton survives his third dance-off It was another evening of sequins and sparkles on Saturday night as Strictly Come Dancing waltzed back home to Elstree Studios following last weekend’s phenomenal seaside special brought from the […]

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Strictly Come Dancing week 9

November 23, 2013

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Tess Daly - (C) BBC - Photographer: Kieron McCarron

Strictly Come Dancing Week 9 in photographs 8 couples 4 weeks remaining 1 very flat show Susanna & Kevin opened the show with a Cha Cha that left Bruno saying “your performances fly off the shelves like mince pies at Christmas but Craig said “it didn’t pop. It did not sing. For me it was […]

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Strictly Come Dancing | Natalie Gumede & Artem Chigvintsev Tango into primary school

November 21, 2013

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Strictly Come Dancing | Natalie Gumede & Artem Chigvintsev Tango into primary school Yesterday Natalie and Artem visited a local primary school in Kentish Town, London to give the pupils a sneak peak of this week’s routine (the Tango) and to show all of the children how much fun dancing can be. Natalie and Artem […]

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Strictly Come Dancing Results | Blackpool Week

November 17, 2013

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The cast of Strictly Come Dancing 2013 - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy

Strictly Come Dancing Results | Blackpool Week Fiona Fullerton is the seventh celebrity to leave the dance floor in Strictly Come Dancing 2013   It was a sparkling seaside special to remember as this weekend’s Strictly Come Dancing was broadcast live from the iconic Blackpool Tower Ballroom. Hosts Sir Bruce Forsyth and Tess Daley welcomed the remaining nine couples onto the world famous dance floor for another chance to impress judges Len Goodman, Darcey Bussell, Bruno Tonioli and Craig Revel Horwood, and the viewers […]

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Strictly Come Dancing | Blackpool Week

November 16, 2013

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Natalie Gumede, Artem Chigvinstev - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy

Strictly Come Dancing | Blackpool Week This week in Blackpool : the birthday boy achieved his highest score giant neon Begonias opened the show a cowboy with a cape mixed things up there were misbehaving maribous   Sophie & Brenda’s Quickstep earned high praise from Len, “you were flying around the floor. Absolutely spot on” […]

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Strictly Come Dancing | Natalie Gumede & Artem Chigvintsev on missing a performance

November 15, 2013

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Strictly Come Dancing | Natalie Gumede & Artem Chigvintsev on missing last weekend’s show NATALIE “Last week was an accumulation of a few weeks of tiredness, after going through having an epidural, a steroid injection and taking pain killers. I had been feeling tired all week and on Friday my legs were giving up on me. […]

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Strictly Come Dancing with Torvill & Dean

November 14, 2013

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Jayne Torvill, Christopher Dean - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy

Strictly Come Dancing with Torvill & Dean Performance photographs and a glimpse behind the scenes All photographs © BBC Pictures. No unauthorised reproduction.   I recently reported on rehearsals for BBC Children in Need’s Strictly Come Dancing Special, starring Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean. Today I’m able to release performance photographs from the show, which […]

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Strictly Come Dancing | Results Week 7

November 10, 2013

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Celine Dion, Aliona Vilani, Artem Chigvinstev - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy

Strictly Come Dancing | Results Week 7 Dave Myers is the sixth celebrity to leave the dance floor in Strictly Come Dancing 2013. Last night’s Strictly Come Dancing was full of glamour and sequins as hosts Tess Daly and Claudia Winkleman invited the nine couples to take to the dance floor in a bid to […]

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Strictly Come Dancing week 7

November 9, 2013

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Abbey Clancy, Aljaz Skorjanec - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy

Strictly Come Dancing Week 7 NATALIE GUMEDE OUT OF TONIGHT’S STRICTLY SHOW Spokesperson confirms:Natalie Gumede will not perform in tonight’s Strictly Come Dancing after fainting twice during rehearsals today. She has been checked by the medical team on site, and will have further medical checks later so in unable to dance tonight. As per the rules […]

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