Sound the glittery alarm, there’s just one week to go until the first Strictly Come Dancing live show. As the celebrities learn their footwork, they remember to pause and tweet so we can keep up with their backstage antic, too. From injuries to tears via terrified texts and lifts here’s what’s been going on over the last few days….
As training continues, the support is pouring in for crooner Daniel O’Donnell
— Peter Mc Laughlin (@DonegalSigns) September 5, 2015
As Jay McGuiness reveals all is not entirely confident among the Strictly celebs
The jittery humour on the Strictly 2015 group chat is similar to a group of people on a turbulent plane making nervous jokes. In it together
— Jay McGuiness (@JayMcGuiness) September 17, 2015
Karen Clifton and Jeremy Vine remember to work hard and play hard as they take a break from dancing to pretend to be decapitated…
— Karen Clifton (@karen_hauer) September 17, 2015
Actress Georgia May Foote’s dreams are now filled with Strictly rehearsals…
Since when do dreams have routines….
— Georgia May Foote (@georgiafoote) September 17, 2015
There’s injuries and tears for Helen George and Aljaz Skorjanec in the rehearsal room
— Helen George (@helen_george) September 17, 2015
While Oti and Ogogo have officially become ‘OArmy’
— Oti Mabuse (@OtiMabuse) September 17, 2015
Meanwhile, Countryfile presenter Anita Rani has taken her pro partner Gleb Savchenko out for a spot of fresh air
— GLEB SAVCHENKO (@Gleb_Savchenko) September 17, 2015
Which of course meant this Dirty Dancing-style lift happened….
Strictly Come Dancing returns Friday 25th of September on BBC1 at 9:00pm