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Strictly Come Dancing

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We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
1/8. Top to toe in slinky sequined dresses and tail suits, eight celebrities are paired with professionals in a live ballroom dancing competition.
Hosted by Bruce Forsyth and Tess Daly, rugby legend Martin Offiah, opera diva Lesley Garrett, EastEnders' Christopher Parker, news presenter Natasha Kaplinsky, actress Claire Sweeney, comedian Jason Wood, Holby City's Verona Joseph and presenter David Dickinson will be strutting their stuff in a bid to win votes from the public and the studio judges, led by ballroom legend Lorna Lee.
Although no pair will be voted off tonight, from next week onwards the duo with the lowest score will depart the show until two teams remain in the final week. Viewers will be able to vote using the phone numbers announced on the night.
Further coverage at 7.15pm on BBC3 [web address removed]
A merry dance: page 12; Face of the Week - Bruce Forsyth: p55

Contributors

Presenter: Bruce Forsyth
Presenter: Tess Daly
Unknown: Martin Offiah
Unknown: Lesley Garrett
Unknown: Christopher Parker
Presenter: Natasha Kaplinsky
Unknown: Claire Sweeney
Unknown: Jason Wood
Presenter: David Dickinson
Unknown: Lorna Lee.
Director: Alex Rudzinski
Executive Producer: Karen Smith

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Strictly Come Dancing

BBC One London, 15 May 2004 18.15

Blog posts that mention this programme:

Sir Bruce Forsyth 18 August 2017
The Saturday Post: Dancing on Air 1 October 2016





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