Who is Strictly Come Dancing's Kate Silverton? The broadcaster in 60 seconds

The newsreader is tipped to be competing on this year's series of Strictly Come Dancing

BBC journalist Kate Silverton is winning legions of fans on Strictly Come Dancing. Kate will be well known to BBC audiences as she has rarely left our screens for the past decade having appeared as a broadcaster on the BBC since 2005. Kate previously spoke of her disappointment at being unable to take part in the show in 2006 after being approached by producers, saying: "It would be lovely to learn how to dance, but I've got too much going on journalistically." Here's everything you need to know about her in 60 seconds!


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Kate Silverton in 60 seconds