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Baftas 2022 as it happened

I live-blogged the Baftas 2022 for the Telegraph – read the article here

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Strictly Speaking: The final

A dramatic twist, a brilliant duel, and a fab-u-lous winner. Read my full Dancing Times blog here

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Strictly Speaking: Week 12

Well, what a semi-final! Usually doubling the dances means halving the standard, at least, but everyone delivered here – even if the judges did get overexcited with the 10s.  Read my full Dancing Times blog here

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Strictly Speaking: Week 11

Thank the Strictly gods for that! Yes, our long national nightmare is over – Dan Walker has finally exited the ballroom. Read my full Dancing Times blog here

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Strictly Speaking: Week 10

Can you believe it’s nearly the quarter-finals already? Dan Walker is still here, so I certainly can’t. Read my full Dancing Times blog here

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Strictly Speaking: Week 9

You can always count on Strictly’s Musicals Week for some decent drama, although most of it was off the floor on this occasion – from Craig’s COVID-19 test to some excitable overmarking and a mildly controversial exit.  Read my full Dancing … Continue reading

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Strictly Speaking: Week 8

Well that was a shambles. Are the judges trying to destroy the format of the entire show?  Read my full Dancing Times blog here

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Strictly Speaking: Week 7

Happy halfway mark, Strictly watchers! I can normally tell we’ve reached this stage because I’m genuinely surprised to see some of the celebrities in the opening titles.  Read my full Dancing Times blog here

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From the leggy wonder to the lanky learner – who’s making the grade in Strictly’s half-term report?

It’s time to put the contestants and their dance moves under the spotlight and give our verdict on the remaining class of 2021. Read my full Telegraph article here

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Strictly Speaking: Week 6

Have I just lowered my expectations so much that we’ve hit 3,000 feet below sea level, or was this Halloween show actually…kind of bearable? Read my full Dancing Times blog here

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