• This TV star just confirmed their Strictly Come Dancing 2019 appearance

    Preparations for next year's Strictly Come Dancing are well and truly underway! Radio host and TV presenter Chris Evans has revealed he has agreed to take part in next year's series. Although he is yet to sign the contract, the 52-year-old told The One Show on Wednesday he is ready to get his dancing shoes on. "I have said yes," he confessed, also explaining: "Probably only because my wife would like to go every week. You'd know because you get a pair of tickets don't you?" Chris Evans is due to appear in next year's Strictly Chris, who is leaving his

  • Brendan Cole clarifies those comments he made about Strictly winners Stacey Dooley and Kevin Clifton

    Brendan Cole has been forced to clarify comments he made about this year's Strictly Come Dancing champions Stacey Dooley and Kevin Clifton. Earlier this week, the former Strictly pro dancer appeared on Good Morning Britain and said he thinks the show has turned into a "popularity contest". Referring to Stacey and Kevin's win, he said: "I think it makes a bit of a mockery of it, but it's an entertainment show not a dance show." He added: "I was really disappointed with how many tens were thrown out across the board, ten means it's perfect and I haven't seen a

  • The 23 best Christmas songs of all time - see our playlist here

    If you're a Mariah Carey All I Want for Christmas is You fan or a Wham! Last Christmas obsessive, we have the perfect festive playlist for you. These tunes are some of the biggest classics which will work its magic at either your Christmas party, whilst you're doing Christmas shopping - or even to play in the background when driving home for the festivities! And this is guaranteed to lift anyone's sprit - so make sure you inject Christmas-love vibe into the festive season with these amazing tracks. MORE: The top 10 Christmas movies of all time 1. Merry Xmas Everybody

  • Lorraine Kelly forced to walk off air during show – find out why

    Lorraine Kelly was forced to walk off her self-titled show during Thursday morning's episode – causing concern amongst her loyal viewers. The host in fact had a nasty cough, and had to take herself away from the cameras to get herself a drink of water. It was during the final fashion segment of the show that Lorraine left Mark Heyes to present alone, shortly before returning with a mug in her hand – and joking that she'd need to ask Dr Hillary for a cough remedy! Lorraine was forced to walk off air to get some water "I'm coughing, I'm going