Monthly Archives: October 2017

Strictly 2017 – Week 6

Halloween week, week 6 


Strictly 2017 – Week 5

 Week 5

Week 5 line up

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Strictly 2017 – Week 4

The Apprentice 2017 – Week 1

Week 1

The class of 2017

Well it’s back. 18 more business candidates attempting to get £250,000 of Lord Sugar’s money, or failing that perhaps a stint on next year’s Celebrity Big Brother (like two of last year’s candidates!).

No it’s not a new pop group or Lord Sugar’s backing band, it’s five (of the six) past winners: Tom, Ricky, Leah, Mark, (Joseph not there) and last year’s winner Alana.

Past winners

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Strictly 2017 – Week 3

Week 3 – Movie week

Movie week


Week 3 line up


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Strictly 2017 – Week 2

 Week 2


Strictly 2017 – Week 1


So Strictly is back! 

I won’t be posting in as much detail this year.

Week 1


Couple Dance Song Dance off / elimination
Gemma & Aljaž Cha Cha Cha  There’s Nothing Holdin’ Me Back by Shawn Mendes  
Brian & Amy Tango Temptation by Heaven 17  
Alexandra & Gorka Waltz You Make Me Feel Like a Natural Woman by Aretha Franklin  
Simon & Karen Paso Doble  Song 2 by Blur  
Charlotte & Brendan Foxtrot  The Best Is Yet To Come by Frank Sinatra  
Chizzy & Pasha Cha Cha Cha  Boogie Fever by The Sylvers  
Jonnie & Oti  Waltz When I Need You – Luther Vandross version  
Joe & Katya  Jive  Rockin’ Robin by Michael Jackson  
Susan & Kevin VienneseWaltz  Mad About The Boy by Dinah Washington  
Debbie & Giovanni  Paso Doble Be Italian by Fergie  
Davood & Nadiya  Cha Cha Cha  Dedication To My Ex by Lloyd ft. Andre 3000  
Ruth & Anton  Waltz  This Nearly Was Mine (Seth MacFarlane version)  
Rev Richard & Dianne  Cha Cha Cha There Must Be An Angel by The Eurhythmics  
Mollie & AJ  Jive  Good Golly Miss Mollie by Little Richard  
Aston & Janette Foxtrot It Had To Be You by Harry Connick Jnr  
 Instead of having the first week split into a Friday and a Saturday show they did the whole thing on one this year with all 15 couples dancing on the same night. This was rather too much in my opinion. We’ll get the same thing next week.

 The leaderboard

So we have our early front runners. From early indications Aston and Alexandra are nailed on for the final, with strong contenders Jonnie, Debbie.
Susan, Joe, Mollie, Davood and Gemma are in it a while I think.
The Rev might last longer than he should.
The others could be gone in the early weeks.
As usual, we shall see.
First vote out next week.

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