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Come Dancing


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Introduced by David Jacobs
The magnificent Tower Ballroom, Blackpool, is the setting as this annual inter-regional competition enters its 34th year.
David Jacobs returns to host the series and this first programme of amateur dancing for the Come Dancing trophy is between SCOTLAND and HOME COUNTIES SOUTH.
Commentator is BRUCE HAMMAL and the orchestra is led by ANDY ROSS, also giving the downbeat to the professional demonstrators, former World Latin Champions
Alan and Hazel Fletcher.
In a new weekly feature, Broadway dancer Vicki Regan with her partner Peter Maxwell will be dancing a tribute to the musicals.
Arranged by ERIC MORLEY Sound ALAN FOX


Introduced By: David Jacobs
Unknown: David Jacobs
Unknown: Bruce Hammal
Unknown: Andy Ross
Unknown: Hazel Fletcher.
Unknown: Vicki Regan
Unknown: Peter Maxwell
Arranged By: Eric Morley
Unknown: Alan Fox
Unknown: John Crowther
Designer: Grant Major
Producer: Simon Betts

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