Strictly Come Dancing, week 7 review: Hamza and Helen impress but judges steal the show for all the wrong reasons

What is going on with the judging on Strictly Come Dancing (BBC One)? Shirley Ballas suddenly whipped out two pairs of tiny shoes to demonstrate her footwork quibbles. It was like she’d spent Saturday afternoon raiding the children’s department at Clark’s. Meanwhile, her colleague Anton Du Beke seems so intoxicated by his status as fan … Read more

Strictly Come Dancing 2022, week two, review: not even this show can resist a Liz Truss gag

One doesn’t normally look to Strictly Come Dancing (BBC One) for topical satire but that didn’t deter co-host Claudia Winkleman. “Still to come, Tyler West and Dianne Buswell are playing bank robbers,” she said. “My advice? Go for the dollars. The pounds, not so much.” Perhaps Liz Truss was watching from Birmingham with a face … Read more