We're now officially nine weeks into Strictly Come Dancing and it's now time for what we've all been waiting for. This weekend's show marks the BBC One dance contest's return to Blackpool as per the show's annual tradition.
The Elstree studio has been packed up along with the remaining seven couples, judges, hosts and crew as the competition is set to continue for one week only in the iconic Tower Ballroom in the seaside town.
Unfortunately, Krishnan Guru-Murphy just missed out on the famous trip as he became the seventh celebrity to be eliminated from the competition last week alongside professional dance partner Lauren Oakley. READ MORE: BBC Strictly Come Dancing couple have 'tactile connection' - but 'won't make final' READ MORE: Read more of today's top stories from the Manchester Evening News But as ever, last weekend is now a distant memory as the couples will return to dance in front of judges Craig Revel Horwood, Motsi Mabuse, Shirley Ballas and Anton Du Beke before another dance-off.
Fans can get their dancing fix, live from the Tower Ballroom on Saturday night, November 17, with all the action kicking off at 6.40pm on BBC One. Then, the next results show of the 2023 series will air on Sunday (November 19) at 7.20pm. There is actually no specific theme this weekend with the competition heading to Blackpool for its annual special so here are the songs and dances viewers can expect from the couples this weekend:Read more on manchestereveningnews.co.uk