• Strictly 2017: Celebrity and professional dancer pairings revealed!

    Strictly Come Dancing 2017 is finally here - sequins, glitter and fake tan galore! The first show of the new series aired on BBC1 on Saturday night with much excitement from fans. The celebrity contenders have been revealed over the past few weeks and now we know which professional dancers they will be paired with. New head judge, international ballroom champion Shirley Ballas, joined the judging line-up alongside Bruno Tonioli, Darcey Bussell and Craig Revel Horwood. Three new dancers also made their debut on the show. Read on to discover who is paired with who for this year’s glitzy ballroom