Ed Balls returns to Parliament for one last Strictly Come Dancing performance

Check out the exclusive Radio Times Christmas issue photos of Strictly 2016 star Balls and his partner Katya Jones

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He may not have made it to the Strictly Come Dancing final, but Ed Balls and his partner Katya Jones are still the undisputed stars of Strictly 2016.

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The former politician went back to his roots for Radio Times’s exclusive Christmas issue shoot, posing in front of the Houses of Parliament next to Westminster Bridge.

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And, just in case you thought we hadn’t got Ed and Katya all dolled up on a cold London night, here are some of the behind the scenes photos that didn’t make the final cut. Thanks to photographer Ian Derry for the superb shots.

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Dressed in matching purple fluffy coat and trainers, Strictly pro Katya practises her lifts with Ed before the big shoot. Click the button below to see more photos