He was known to colleagues as ‘Basildon man’ – and not just because he was a constituency MP through and through. Sir David Amess first entered political folklore during the 1992 election when his famously Tory Essex seat was expected to fall to Neil Kinnock’s Labour, who many thought was certain to oust John Major’s government.
Strictly's Ugo Monye has to undergo treatment for his back injury after pulling out of the live show on Saturday night Strictly’s Ugo Monye is currently still in hospital after undergoing treatment for his back injury, which has caused the contestant to pull out of Saturday night’s live show.
AJ Odudu reveals her secret Strictly struggles despite sizzling chemistry with dance partner Kai Widdrington
SHE has wowed Strictly judges and viewers with her sensational routines and super-fit physique, yet AJ Odudu insists she is crippled by self doubt. The TV presenter’s good looks and big personality quickly captured the attention of fans of the BBC1 contest — in particular her sizzling chemistry with pro dancer Kai Widdrington.
Strictly Come Dancing sensation Adam Peaty has hinted that he's prepared to reveal even more on the dancefloor - after appearing shirtless during last weekend's movie night special As an Olympic gold medallist swimmer, Adam Peaty is used to wearing very little. But nothing could prepare him for the splash he has caused on Strictly Come Dancing.
Strictly's Nadiya Bychkova wows in a racy silk and lace mini dress while dance partner Dan Walker matches in a navy blue suit as they leave It Takes Two
They proved their 'terrific' synchronised skills on the ballroom floor last week. And Dan Walker and his Strictly dance partner Nadiya Bychkova were just as in-sync off-set too, heading out of It Takes Two in coordinating outfits on Friday. The BBC Breakfast journalist, 44, looked handsome-as-ever in a navy blue suit, while Nadiya matched his style in a silk and lace mini dress.
The judges, contestants and professionals all get paid for their efforts, but the amounts vary wildly The 19th series of Strictly Come Dancing is in full swing and while it looks like the stars are having way too much fun to get paid, they do in fact get a handsome reward for their efforts on the dance floor.
Strictly Come Dancing fans were saddened after Ugo Monye announced he wouldn't be dancing this weekend due to back injuries, and he has now updated fans from hospital after a procedure Ugo Monye was forced to step from Strictly Come Dancing due to a back injury he's been struggling with, and he's updated fans from hospital after undergoing a procedure.
STRICTLY COME DANCING star AJ Odudu once turned down a virgin because she didn't want to teach him sex. Strictly Come Dancing star AJ Odudu, 33, who is competing on the BBC show with Kai Widdrington, 26, discussed her "failed romances" in 2018 documentary Manhunt With My Mum, where she went on a date with Christian virgin KC.
He went to Twitter to apologise after advice from medical professionals Furious Strictly fans went on social media to complain that one contestant got a "free pass" for the upcoming show. Ugo Monye has been ruled out for Saturday's show because of a back injury and is currently recovering.
The rhumba then the Argentine tango? ! Strictly Come Dancing fans haven’t reacted too well to news of the dance Olympian Adam Peaty will be performing this week. Hot on the heels of last weekend’s rhumba, Adam and partner Katya Jones will be performing the first Argentine tango of the season.
Sheffield’s Dan Walker has sent a heartfelt message to fellow Strictly Come Dancing contestant Robert Webb, who was forced to pull out of the show. The comedian and actor, who had been partnered with Dianne Buswell on the BBC One show, revealed on Thursday that he had decided to withdraw from the competition due to ill health.
'I love dressing up - why not?' Host of BBC 2 Strictly Come Dancing spin-off It Takes Two Janette Manrara has divided fans with her appearance on the show. Janette – who stepped down as a pro dancer earlier this year – shares presenting duties on It Takes Two with Rylan Clark-Neal.
ALJAZ SKORJANEC has teased a big move with his wife Janette Manrara when the current series of Strictly Come Dancing comes to an end. Aljaz and Janette both appeared as professional dancers on Strictly Come Dancing up until last year. However, this year Janette decided to take a step away from the dancefloor and instead, she is hosting the BBC spin-off show, It Takes Two with Rylan Clark-Neal.
OLLY MURS has shared a health update after admitting his legs "aren't right". Olly Murs, 37, has been no stranger to issues with his legs after suffering a spate of injuries. Now the singer has admitted he’s still suffering with them as he shares his latest issue.
He's out of the show this weekend Strictly Come Dancing star Ugo Monye has been admitted to hospital for emergency back surgery. The procedure comes after he pulled out of this weekend’s live show yesterday afternoon (October 15). As a result, Ugo and his professional partner Oti Mabuse will not dance this week.
The Strictly pair have sizzling chemistry Strictly Come Dancing contestants AJ Odudu and Kai Widdrington were in for a surprise when they were asked directly about romance rumours surrounding their partnership. Appearing on It Takes Two earlier this week, the pair were quizzed by host Janette Manrara about their amazing American Smooth which they danced to Whitney Houston's I Have Nothing.
DAN WALKER has responded to former Strictly Come Dancing winner Kelvin Fletcher on social media, warning him away from the show after the star offered himself up as a substitute celebrity dancer after the programme's multiple casualties were recently announced. BBC Breakfast presenter Dan Walker has taken to Twitter to jokingly warn off actor Kelvin Fletcher, after he offered himself up as a substitute celebrity contestant on Strictly Come Dancing amid the programme's multiple casualties.
WHEN she’s not judging celebrities on Strictly Come Dancing, Motsi Mabuse likes kicking back at her family home in Germany. The 40-year-old - who is originally from South Africa - lives with husband Evgenij Voznyuk and their daughter and occasionally offers an insight into their life.