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2010-11-08 05:40:00

HEMEL HEMPSTEAD, England, Nov. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Warner Leisure Hotels has announced it will be offering a series of Strictly Come Dancing Experience Breaks. The breaks will feature some of the most popular Strictly Professional Dancing Stars and judges from the TV show and they have been arranged in exclusive collaboration with BBC Worldwide. The Strictly Professional Dancing Stars appearing at the breaks are Anne Widdecombe's partner Anton Du Beke with his professional partner...

2008-09-29 21:00:22

A viewers' vote left Taylforth and partner Anton du Beke in the bottom two alongside former model Jodie Kidd and dance partner Ian Waite.The couples were asked to perform their foxtrots again and the show's judges decided Kidd deserved to stay.Taylforth, who played cafe owner Kathy Beale on the BBC soap opera, became the first female celebrity to leave the series."I have really enjoyed myself, it's been great. Anton's wonderful," she said.Getting the boot in week two was also disappointing...

2008-09-29 00:00:22

STRICTLY Come Dancing's judging panel told former EastEnders actress Gillian Taylforth to step out of the TV dance show last night. A viewers' vote left Taylforth and partner Anton du Beke in the bottom two alongside former model Jodie Kidd and dance partner Ian Waite. The couples were asked to perform their foxtrots again and the show's judges decided Kidd deserved to stay. Taylforth, who played cafe owner Kathy Beale on the BBC soap opera, became the first female to leave the series....


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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