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2014-10-14 08:21:56

Sharna Burgess and Artem Chigvintsev are scheduled to perform onboard SEATTLE, Oct.

2011-03-28 13:20:00

AYLESFORD, England, March 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Door2Tour.com has reported that while the overall viewing figures for the 2011 series of Dancing on Ice may not have reached the heights of the show's first airing in 2006, the coach holidays and short breaks website latest revenue figures show an unprecedented year-on-year increase of over 1000% in packages for the live tour. The 5th live tour, hosted by Andi Peters and featuring skating legends Jane Torvill and Christopher Dean, is showing...

2010-12-09 02:00:00

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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.

2009-10-04 13:33:28

Professional dancer Anton Du Beke of the British TV series Strictly Come Dancing says he is not a racist despite calling TV star Laila Rouass a Paki. De Beke admitted to using the term of abuse for a Pakistani in reference to Rouass, known for her role on Footballers' Wives, and said he has since apologized

2009-07-19 11:21:40

The British government's official voice for older people, Joan Bakewell, alleges the BBC routinely cuts ties with female news presenters after they turn 50. The Sunday Times of London reported the ageism czar for the British government met with BBC director-general Mark Thompson this weekend to discuss the broadcaster's lack of older female TV news stars. It's like they have all somehow died off, Bakewell, 76, said.

2009-07-09 13:53:56

Pop star Alesha Dixon will be a judge on Strictly Come Dancing when the British TV competition series starts its seventh season this fall, the BBC said. Dixon, 30, won the 2007 edition of the popular dance-off. She is to replace outgoing judge Arlene Phillips, who is set to assume the duties of Strictly

2009-06-21 11:22:54

The BBC's new series Strictly Come Dancing on Wheels will combine celebrities with disabled dancers in wheelchairs, an official for the British network says. BBC3 official Danny Cohen said among the celebrities lined up for the provisionally titled new series are singer Heather Small and Olympic swimmer Mark Foster, The Sunday Telegraph reported. This is a really important project for us.

2008-12-21 13:30:26

British TV actor Tom Chambers, star of Holby City, has won the BBC One dance competition series Strictly Come Dancing. Clare Harding said her 31-year-old husband had been intently practicing his dancing skills to defeat pop star Rachel Stevens in this weekend's finale, The Sunday Times of London reported. He has told me he is happiest on the dance floor, sad Harding, who married Chambers during the sixth season of the dancing series.

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