Winkleman missing from Strictly

Winkleman missing from Strictly

Presenter Claudia Winkleman was missing from Strictly Come Dancing tonight after one of her children became ill.

The 42-year-old mother-of-three was replaced by ex-Radio 1 DJ Zoe Ball, a former contestant on the show, who normally presents Strictly: It Takes Two.

A BBC spokeswoman said: “Claudia can’t be with us tonight. One of her children is unwell and we wish them a speedy recovery.

“Zoe Ball from It Takes Two will be stepping in to co-host with Tess (Daly).”

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