With the Grand Final a mere two weeks away, sadly Ashely Taylor Dawson became the tenth celebrity to leave Strictly Come Dancing.
In a week that saw he and his partner Ola Jordan face the Dance Off for the second time, the curtain came down on actor Ashley. With the Judges favouring remaining male contestant Patrick Robinson, after both performed again for a place in next week’s Semi-Final.
Speaking to Tess, Ashley praised his time on the show and partner Ola: “It’s just been absolutely amazing, from meeting the crews to make-up and costumes, to judges to all the contestants. I’ve had a fantastic time and of course this lovely lady standing here, it’s been an absolute delight. And my amazing fiancé for doing such an incredible job while I’ve not been there. I’m coming home!”
We were first on the floor for this exclusive reaction from Ashley, Ola and their fellow couples saying a fond farewell...
Our remaining couples say a fond farewell to Ashley Taylor Dawson