Santa’s magical little helpers spread Christmas cheer in The Repair Shop at Christmas 2023 while the Strictly Come Dancing special brims with festive feeling

Santa’s magical little helpers spread Christmas cheer in The Repair Shop at Christmas 2023 while the Strictly Come Dancing special brims with festive feeling

Jay Blades and co’s heartwarming festive stories will move you to tears The Repair Shop at Christmas 2023 Christmas Eve, 8pm, BBC1 When people bring their treasured heirlooms into The Repair Shop to be restored and reveal the emotional stories behind them, it’s not just viewers who are moved to tears. Although he keeps his … Read more

Strictly Come Dancing’s Claudia Winkleman has a new pup and guess what, it’s a King cha-cha-Charles!

Strictly Come Dancing’s Claudia Winkleman has a new pup and guess what, it’s a King cha-cha-Charles!

By Freya Barnes Webb Published: 00:00 GMT, 16 December 2023 | Updated: 02:30 GMT, 16 December 2023 She said she had bid farewell to Radio 2 to spend more time with her children. But Claudia Winkleman appears to be doting on a furrier family member, in the form of a new puppy. The Strictly Come … Read more

Coverage of the King’s Coronation was the most-watched television of this year with nearly 12 million tuning in to watch the historic royal occasion

Coverage of the King’s Coronation was the most-watched television of this year with nearly 12 million tuning in to watch the historic royal occasion

The nearly three-hour programme beat a host of other hit shows over the year In second place this year was the Eurovision Song Contest final in Liverpool  By Paul Revoir Media Editor Published: 00:05 GMT, 16 December 2023 | Updated: 00:10 GMT, 16 December 2023 The coverage of the King’s Coronation on BBC1 has topped … Read more

Sorry Mary, Joseph, Mr Floor Manager… there’s no room at the inn! Schools are casting children as celebrities from GBBO and Strictly in their repackaged nativity plays

Sorry Mary, Joseph, Mr Floor Manager… there’s no room at the inn! Schools are casting children as celebrities from GBBO and Strictly in their repackaged nativity plays

Among the popular productions for primary schools is Bethlehem Bake-Off  By Connor Stringer Published: 00:29 GMT, 16 December 2023 | Updated: 00:37 GMT, 16 December 2023 For generations, they have been as much a part of the Christmas tradition as roast turkey and mistletoe. But this year’s school nativity plays are repackaging the birth of … Read more

Strictly Come Dancing 2023’s most dramatic moments as the final looms: From Amanda Abbington and Nigel Harman quitting the show to THAT romance

Strictly Come Dancing 2023’s most dramatic moments as the final looms: From Amanda Abbington and Nigel Harman quitting the show to THAT romance

The final of Strictly Come Dancing 2023 is tonight, with fans eagerly waiting to see who will lift the Glitterball trophy. The series, hosted by Tess Daly and Claudia Winkleman, will come to an end on Saturday after 13 weeks. This years series had its fair share of dramatic moments, including Amanda Abbington and Nigel … Read more

Strictly Come Dancing’s Neil Jones and Tillie Amartey enjoy a fun day out in London ahead of the show’s Christmas special

Strictly Come Dancing’s Neil Jones and Tillie Amartey enjoy a fun day out in London ahead of the show’s Christmas special

By Codie Bullen For Mailonline Published: 21:37 GMT, 12 December 2023 | Updated: 06:41 GMT, 13 December 2023 Strictly stars Neil Jones and Tillie Amartey were spotted arriving at White City members’ bar in west London on Tuesday after taking part in a photoshoot. The Waterloo Road star, 20, is one of the first three … Read more

Strictly’s Arlene Phillips warns harsh trolls to ‘back off’ Layton Williams – as former pro James Jordan says it ‘isn’t right’ that the performer is on the show

Strictly’s Arlene Phillips warns harsh trolls to ‘back off’ Layton Williams – as former pro James Jordan says it ‘isn’t right’ that the performer is on the show

Dame Arlene Phillips has warned harsh trolls to ‘back off’ Layton Williams after he has been at the receiving end of hurtful messages since appearing on Strictly. While his close friend Arlene, 80, supported the West End actor, James Jordan, 45, claimed ‘it isn’t right’ Layton is on the show. Layton, 29, who has been a … Read more

Strictly’s Bobby Brazier warned about ‘snakes’ by stepfather Jack Tweed as he gives his take on THAT row between Jeff and Jackiey

Strictly’s Bobby Brazier warned about ‘snakes’ by stepfather Jack Tweed as he gives his take on THAT row between Jeff and Jackiey

Jade Goody ‘s widower Jack Tweed has waded into the ferocious row between his former mother-in-law Jackiey Budden and Jeff Brazier. Jack, 36, who now lives in Brentwood, Essex with his new partner, said ex-wife Jade would hate the feud and called on the family to ‘come together’. It comes after Jackiey has repeatedly slammed TV … Read more

Strictly crew ‘relieved following Nigel Harman’s exit after his ‘mood swings’ and ‘storming off stage’ caused bad feelings behind the scenes’

Strictly crew ‘relieved following Nigel Harman’s exit after his ‘mood swings’ and ‘storming off stage’ caused bad feelings behind the scenes’

Strictly Come Dancing crew are said to be ‘relieved’ after Nigel Harman quit the show ‘due to medical reasons’ just hours before the live show on Saturday.  The actor, 50, who had been taking part in the competition alongside professional partner Katya Jones, 34, was forced to pull out after trying to perform a stunt in rehearsals, … Read more

Mother says school is picking on her dance-mad daughter, 12 – after she was put in detention for turning up for lessons still wearing fake tan from a competition

Mother says school is picking on her dance-mad daughter, 12 – after she was put in detention for turning up for lessons still wearing fake tan from a competition

Bella Granata issued detention when teachers spotted the tan on her hands  Natalie White says her daughter has to wear fake tan during dance competitions   Accused Whitworth Community High School in Whitworth of discrimination  By Richard Marsden Published: 19:02 GMT, 30 November 2023 | Updated: 19:04 GMT, 30 November 2023 FAKE tan is one of … Read more