• Who is Strictly Come Dancing star Stacey Dooley's boyfriend Sam Tucknott?

    Television presenter and journalist Stacey Dooley's profile has sky-rocketed over the past couple of months after putting on her dance shoes for Strictly Come Dancing. And while she is being supported by her dance partner Kevin Clifton, who she made it to Blackpool week with, there's another main man in Stacey's life – her boyfriend Sam Tucknott. Although the couple like to keep their personal life relatively private, they often share romantic tributes to each other on social media and Sam has cheered her on in the Strictly audience. The pair have been dating for three years, and Sam – a

  • Shirley Ballas reveals she demanded an apology from Craig Revel Horwood after he publicly insulted her

    Strictly Come Dancing head judge Shirley Ballas has revealed that she demanded a "sincere apology" from Craig Revel Horwood after he made some very scathing comments about her appearance during her first ever audition for the show. The Sun reported in October that Craig had made the remarks during his book tour, admitting that the part of his book had been removed by the BBC. He told the audience that Shirley had worn a revealing outfit, saying: "What happened is that she came to the audition and literally had her thing open to her navel… It was not very, erm,

  • See Faye Tozer's husband's response to Strictly's Giovanni Pernice flirting rumours

    Strictly Come Dancing star Giovanni Pernice was spotted wiping food away from celebrity dance partner Faye Tozer's mouth while out for dinner earlier this week, and now Faye's husband Mark Smith has responded to the rumoured flirting in the most hilarious way. On Friday evening, Mark took to Twitter to share a photo of himself with a few grains of rice stuck to the corner of his mouth, along with the caption: "Where’s @pernicegiovann1 when you need him? Help me out @fayetozersmith [smiley face emoji]". It's an obvious dig at the headlines that emerged after Faye and Giovanni's cosy

  • Fans' funniest reactions to Strictly Blackpool Tower special

    Strictly Come Dancing was back in Blackpool for a very special episode on Saturday night, with even more sparkles, sequins and pizzazz than usual. The eight celebrities and their dance partners were all eager to make it to the infamous Blackpool Tower Ballroom, but who will be performing their last dance on the hallowed dancefloor? Fans will have to wait for the results show tomorrow, but here's everything that happened in Blackpool… READ: Exclusive - TV host Claudia Winkleman opens up about the pressure to look good Gloria Estefan kicked things off with a vibrant 80s carnival themed performance and her

  • Everything you need to know about Strictly Come Dancing's Lauren Steadman

    Although she's just 25, Lauren Steadman has already achieved great success in her life as a Paralympian, most recently winning the ITU World Championships for paratriathletes in Australia just before Strictly Come Dancing kicked off its series. Lauren was announced as the thirteenth celebrity to appear on Strictly back in August, and said at the time that she had been a fan of the show since a young age. She added: "I'm more nervous about being on stage, performing live and in front of the judges than I am about the Elite Paratriathlon Grand Final next month! But I’m

  • Who is Strictly semi-finalist Stacey Dooley's boyfriend Sam Tucknott?

    Television presenter and journalist Stacey Dooley's profile has sky-rocketed over the past few months after putting on her dance shoes for Strictly Come Dancing. And while she is being supported by her dance partner Kevin Clifton, who she has made it to the semi-finals with, there's another main man in Stacey's life – her boyfriend Sam Tucknott. Although the couple like to keep their personal life relatively private, they often share romantic tributes to each other on social media and Sam has cheered her on in the Strictly audience. The pair have been dating for three years, and Sam – a personal trainer