Arlene Phillips reckons 'a flame' is a chemical element

At the start of Strictly season, many BBC One viewers will have tuned in early so as to make sure not to miss the first show – and spotted former judge Arlene Phillips joining the ranks of Pointless Celebrities.

Ex dancer and Strictly Come Dancing original panel member Arlene had a crack at the teatime game show which sees celebrity pairs aim to find the most obscure answer to questions posed to 100 people before the programme.

But in a round asking contestants to name chemical elements in the second half of the alphabet, Arlene left viewers wondering what was going on.

However, host Richard Osman was under no illusions about what the viewers were waiting for.

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