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Strictly's Dianne Buswell speaks out after being hospitalised ahead of Saturday's show

Dianne is partnered with Dev Griffin

Aisha Nozari
Aisha NozariOnline Writer
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Strictly's Dianne Buswell was rushed to hospital on Friday after being dropped from a height of 8ft onto her head and now the professional dancer has spoken out, letting her fans know she's "fine".

On Saturday morning Dianne, 30, tweeted: "Morning everybody thank you for all the lovely msgs of concern. We had an accident key word being accident it was not Dev's fault at all these things happen. But great news is I’m fine and we both cannot wait to dance tonight xxxx thanks again for your thoughts and well wishes."

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Dianne addressed the incident on Twitter

Dianne's fans were over the moon to hear the update. Many replied with good wishes, writing things like: "I'm so glad you're ok! Was so worried but so happy you're alright. Good luck tonight!" and: "So, so glad you're alright! You're so strong! Looking forward to seeing the routine later! Positive attracts positive."

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Dianne and Joe started dating after meeting on Strictly 2018

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The redhead, who is in a relationship with YouTuber Joe Sugg, reportedly fell during rehearsals with her celebrity partner, Radio 1 DJ Dev Griffin. Dev was said to have lost his grip on the Strictly star while rotating her above his shoulders. Following the incident, BBC staff rushed to Dianne's aid and decided that she be taken to the hospital as she appeared groggy and potentially concussed. 

Dianne was later released from North London's Barnet Hospital after receiving a diagnosis of whiplash and was back in the rehearsal studio by Friday night. It's currently Movie Week on Strictly and Saturday will see Dianne and Dev take to the stage to perform to a song from Disney hit Aladdin

Ahead of the show, Dianne took some time out to gush about boyfriend Joe Sugg, saying that he "makes her laugh every day," "is so caring," and "has the kindest heart." 

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