Behind the scenes with the Strictly 'family'
There are three weeks to go until the Strictly Come Dancing final. At the BBC's Elstree film studios, runners with earpieces are chasing around frantically, herding the contestants between rehearsals, interviews and fittings.
Christmas trees and presents are being unloaded from a van for the show's festive special and sparkly costumes hang on racks lining the corridors of the set.
There is a buzz about the place - something of that elusive Strictly magic that has made the show such a success - and even the marquee used for guests is adorned with chandeliers.
Just what is it that makes the... read more
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