Strictly Come Dancing 2017 line up: Confirmed celebrity contestants

Strictly Come Dancing 2017 line up: Confirmed celebrity contestants

Strictly Come Dancing 2017 line up: Confirmed celebrity contestants

And he added in a statement: "Cometh the hour, cometh the overweight vicar with arthritis in his knees". I'm going to challenge my inner feminine side.

Rev Coles is also known for being part of 1980s pop duo The Communards with fellow bandmate Jimmy Somerville. I am not graceful, my mum says I'm like a baby elephant.

He also kicked off a career in broadcasting later in the decade as co-host of BBC Radio 4's Saturday Live, and plenty of guest appearances on Have I Got News for You.

These days the countdown to Christmas doesn't start with early decorations in shops, flawless present suggestions in September or cheeky July advertisements: it starts when the Christmas entertainment shows begin and this includes BBC favourite Strictly Come Dancing. They looked me up and down a bit and said, 'Do you fancy it?'. He is Vicar of St Mary's Church in Finedon, Northamptonshire and Chancellor of the University of Northampton.

The hit BBC dancing show seeing a collection of celebrities - teamed up with professional dancers - as they battle to win the golden ball trophy and the title of Strictly Come Dancing winners. I am so excited, I'm really nervous as well.

With Strictly comes the glitz and glam of the dancing world. "It will be a welcome change worrying about my next hot move instead of my next hot flush!"

She's always been in phenomenal shape in her career as an actress and glamour model, but Gemma Atkinson has taken her fitness regime to the next level ahead of her appearance on Strictly Come Dancing.

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