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express
BORDER SHAMBLES: Fears that bungling security chiefs have LOST gang of Iranian migrantscame to £474,340,920 in 2014/15 - the equivalent to £1.3m a day. Daily Express
BORDER SHAMBLES: Fears that bungling security chiefs have LOST gang of Iranian migrants
express / Posted 8 hours ago
came to £474,340,920 in 2014/15 - the equivalent to £1.3m a day. Daily Express columnist and former Shadow Home Secretary Ann Widdecombe said the department “haven’t known what they are doing for years”, adding: “If we routinely detained asylum... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Nottingham celeb first to be confirmed for new series of Strictlyshow. The ex-MP, who lost his seat in the general election last year, follows
Nottingham celeb first to be confirmed for new series of Strictly
Nottingham Post / Posted 16 days ago
show. The ex-MP, who lost his seat in the general election last year, follows in the footsteps of Tories Edwina Currie and Ann Widdecombe and Liberal Democrat Sir Vince Cable, who once appeared in a Christmas special. Balls' decision to sign up... Read more
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Irish Examiner
When politics meets reality TV: Strictly's Ed Balls to follow several other politicians to give it a goargued with fellow camper Kendra Wilkinson and was involved in a task that saw
When politics meets reality TV: Strictly's Ed Balls to follow several other politicians to give it a go
Irish Examiner / Posted 16 days ago
argued with fellow camper Kendra Wilkinson and was involved in a task that saw her covered in gunge. She came fourth. 2. Ann Widdecombe’s Strictly success story Ann Widdecombe on Strictly Come Dancing in 2010 (Guy Levy/BBC Pictures/PA) Ann... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Ex politician first to be named in Strictly line upget through the first two weeks. Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the
Ex politician first to be named in Strictly line up
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 16 days ago
get through the first two weeks. Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the ballroom show include Edwina Currie and Ann Widdecombe. Head judge Len Goodman has previously announced the next series of Strictly will be his last and ITV is... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Norwich City chairman Ed Balls admits he is ‘scared to death’ as he joins Strictly Come Dancinga midlife crisis you should make sure you plan it well and enjoy it.” Balls fo
Norwich City chairman Ed Balls admits he is ‘scared to death’ as he joins Strictly Come Dancing
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 16 days ago
a midlife crisis you should make sure you plan it well and enjoy it.” Balls follows in the footsteps of fellow politicians Ann Widdecombe and Edwina Currie, who both previously competed for the Strictly trophy on the main show and Liberal Democrat... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Ed Balls is the first star confirmed for Strictly Come Dancingtweeted: "So, so envious #Strictly @BBCRadio2." Ed is the latest politician to
Ed Balls is the first star confirmed for Strictly Come Dancing
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
tweeted: "So, so envious #Strictly @BBCRadio2." Ed is the latest politician to vie for the Glitterball trophy, following Ann Widdecombe and Edwina Currie, as well as Vince Cable who tried his luck on the Christmas special. However, Ed will be the... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancingand doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancing
Kingston Guardian / Posted 16 days ago
and doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the ballroom show include Edwina Currie and Ann Widdecombe. Former business secretary Vince Cable took part in the Christmas special in 2010, but Mr Balls will be the... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancingand doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancing
Oxford Mail / Posted 16 days ago
and doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the ballroom show include Edwina Currie and Ann Widdecombe. Former business secretary Vince Cable took part in the Christmas special in 2010, but Mr Balls will be the... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancingand doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancing
Streatham Guardian / Posted 16 days ago
and doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the ballroom show include Edwina Currie and Ann Widdecombe. Former business secretary Vince Cable took part in the Christmas special in 2010, but Mr Balls will be the... Read more
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Bury Times
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancingand doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancing
Bury Times / Posted 16 days ago
and doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the ballroom show include Edwina Currie and Ann Widdecombe. Former business secretary Vince Cable took part in the Christmas special in 2010, but Mr Balls will be the... Read more
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Gazette
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancingand doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancing
Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
and doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the ballroom show include Edwina Currie and Ann Widdecombe. Former business secretary Vince Cable took part in the Christmas special in 2010, but Mr Balls will be the... Read more
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guardian-series
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancingand doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancing
guardian-series / Posted 16 days ago
and doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the ballroom show include Edwina Currie and Ann Widdecombe. Former business secretary Vince Cable took part in the Christmas special in 2010, but Mr Balls will be the... Read more
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Harrow Times
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancingand doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancing
Harrow Times / Posted 16 days ago
and doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the ballroom show include Edwina Currie and Ann Widdecombe. Former business secretary Vince Cable took part in the Christmas special in 2010, but Mr Balls will be the... Read more
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This is West Country
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancingand doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancing
This is West Country / Posted 16 days ago
and doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the ballroom show include Edwina Currie and Ann Widdecombe. Former business secretary Vince Cable took part in the Christmas special in 2010, but Mr Balls will be the... Read more
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Gazette News
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancingand doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancing
Gazette News / Posted 16 days ago
and doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the ballroom show include Edwina Currie and Ann Widdecombe. Former business secretary Vince Cable took part in the Christmas special in 2010, but Mr Balls will be the... Read more
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Bolton News
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancingand doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancing
Bolton News / Posted 16 days ago
and doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the ballroom show include Edwina Currie and Ann Widdecombe. Former business secretary Vince Cable took part in the Christmas special in 2010, but Mr Balls will be the... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancingand doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancing
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 16 days ago
and doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the ballroom show include Edwina Currie and Ann Widdecombe. Former business secretary Vince Cable took part in the Christmas special in 2010, but Mr Balls will be the... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancingand doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancing
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 16 days ago
and doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the ballroom show include Edwina Currie and Ann Widdecombe. Former business secretary Vince Cable took part in the Christmas special in 2010, but Mr Balls will be the... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancingand doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancing
Croydon Guardian / Posted 16 days ago
and doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the ballroom show include Edwina Currie and Ann Widdecombe. Former business secretary Vince Cable took part in the Christmas special in 2010, but Mr Balls will be the... Read more
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heraldscotland
Ed Balls: Why I'm waltzing on to Strictly Come Dancingcasualties of the 2015 election. Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the
Ed Balls: Why I'm waltzing on to Strictly Come Dancing
heraldscotland / Posted 16 days ago
casualties of the 2015 election. Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the ballroom show include Edwina Currie and Ann Widdecombe. Former business secretary Vince Cable took part in the Christmas special in 2010, but Ed will be the first... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Norwich City chairman confirmed as first celebrity for new series of Strictly Come Dancingshe was “so envious” of her husband after the news was announced. Balls follow
Norwich City chairman confirmed as first celebrity for new series of Strictly Come Dancing
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 16 days ago
she was “so envious” of her husband after the news was announced. Balls follows in the footsteps of fellow politicians Ann Widdecombe and Edwina Currie, who both previously competed for the Strictly trophy on the main show and Liberal Democrat... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancingand doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancing
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
and doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the ballroom show include Edwina Currie and Ann Widdecombe. Former business secretary Vince Cable took part in the Christmas special in 2010, but Mr Balls will be the... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancingand doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancing
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 16 days ago
and doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the ballroom show include Edwina Currie and Ann Widdecombe. Former business secretary Vince Cable took part in the Christmas special in 2010, but Mr Balls will be the... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancingand doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancing
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
and doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the ballroom show include Edwina Currie and Ann Widdecombe. Former business secretary Vince Cable took part in the Christmas special in 2010, but Mr Balls will be the... Read more
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Northern Echo
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancingand doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancing
Northern Echo / Posted 16 days ago
and doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the ballroom show include Edwina Currie and Ann Widdecombe. Former business secretary Vince Cable took part in the Christmas special in 2010, but Mr Balls will be the... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancingand doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancing
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
and doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the ballroom show include Edwina Currie and Ann Widdecombe. Former business secretary Vince Cable took part in the Christmas special in 2010, but Mr Balls will be the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Ed Balls: Why I'm waltzing on to Strictly Come Dancingcasualties of the 2015 election. Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the
Ed Balls: Why I'm waltzing on to Strictly Come Dancing
Irish Examiner / Posted 16 days ago
casualties of the 2015 election. Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the ballroom show include Edwina Currie and Ann Widdecombe. Former business secretary Vince Cable took part in the Christmas special in 2010, but Ed will be the first... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancingand doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancing
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
and doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the ballroom show include Edwina Currie and Ann Widdecombe. Former business secretary Vince Cable took part in the Christmas special in 2010, but Mr Balls will be the... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancingand doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the
Ed Balls 'scared to death' after signing up for Strictly Come Dancing
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 16 days ago
and doesn't become a nightmare." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the ballroom show include Edwina Currie and Ann Widdecombe. Former business secretary Vince Cable took part in the Christmas special in 2010, but Mr Balls will be the... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Strictly Come Dancing 2016 line up: Ed Balls confirmed as first celebrity to join the showedition of the Great British Bake Off for Sport Relief Balls is not the first
Strictly Come Dancing 2016 line up: Ed Balls confirmed as first celebrity to join the show
Liverpool Echo / Posted 17 days ago
edition of the Great British Bake Off for Sport Relief Balls is not the first politician to take to the dancefloor. Ann Widdecombe and Edwina Currie have both previously strutted their stuff on the popular show, while the Lib Dem’s Vince... Read more
17d
Daily Mail
Prince Andrew's secret Palace talks with controversial priestat Buckingham Palace with Father Michael Seed, the celebrity priest who helped
Prince Andrew's secret Palace talks with controversial priest
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
at Buckingham Palace with Father Michael Seed, the celebrity priest who helped convert Tony Blair, former Tory minister Ann Widdecombe and the Duchess of Kent to Roman Catholicism. It seems unlikely that Andrew, whose mother is Supreme Governor... Read more
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This is West Country
Date set for Ilminster Literary Festival 2017her committed, yet diverse, team of volunteers. What a resounding success it ha
Date set for Ilminster Literary Festival 2017
This is West Country / Posted 19 days ago
her committed, yet diverse, team of volunteers. What a resounding success it has been. “The appearance of the formidable Ann Widdecombe caused much excitement, and in her usual, very individual style, she kept the packed house at the Warehouse... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Ex-MP Ed Balls tipped to waltz his way on to Strictly Come Dancingas saying: “Ed has got some moves.” Other ex-politicians who have appeared on
Ex-MP Ed Balls tipped to waltz his way on to Strictly Come Dancing
Irish Examiner / Posted 22 days ago
as saying: “Ed has got some moves.” Other ex-politicians who have appeared on the ballroom show include Edwina Currie and Ann Widdecombe. Ann Widdecombe on Strictly Come Dancing (Guy Levy/BBC/PA) Former business secretary Vince Cable took part in... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Strictly budgeting for ex-MP Ed Balls to make autumn statement on danceflooras saying: "Ed has got some moves." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in
Strictly budgeting for ex-MP Ed Balls to make autumn statement on dancefloor
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
as saying: "Ed has got some moves." Other ex-politicians who have appeared in the ballroom show include Edwina Currie and Ann Widdecombe. Former business secretary Vince Cable took part in the Christmas special in 2010, which would make Mr Balls... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Norwich City chairman Ed Balls set to become first male politician to take part in Strictly Come Dancingbecome the first male politician to ever take part in the programme, following
Norwich City chairman Ed Balls set to become first male politician to take part in Strictly Come Dancing
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 22 days ago
become the first male politician to ever take part in the programme, following in the footsteps of former conservative MPs Ann Widdecombe and Edwina Currie. The 49-year-old is no novice when it comes to the limelight, having previously taken part... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Strictly Ed Balls room: Former chancellor Ed to appear on Strictly Come Dancing?has now reportedly signed up for the BBC show, which returns later this year.
Strictly Ed Balls room: Former chancellor Ed to appear on Strictly Come Dancing?
Wakefield Today / Posted 22 days ago
has now reportedly signed up for the BBC show, which returns later this year. It would make him the first male politician to compete on the programme. But he would follow in the footsteps of former Conservative MPs Edwina Currie and Ann Widdeco... Read more
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SKY News
Ed 'Glitter' Balls Set For Strictly Glory?special. :: Cooper Fuels Speculation Over Balls Strictly Appearance Previous
Ed 'Glitter' Balls Set For Strictly Glory?
SKY News / Posted 22 days ago
special. :: Cooper Fuels Speculation Over Balls Strictly Appearance Previous politicians to appear on the show are Ann Widdecombe and Edwina Curry. Take your partners: I'm leading, no I'm leading ... Speaking after speculation he would... Read more
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express
Ed Balls to appear on Strictly Come Dancing? Ex-Labour MP ‘to join BBC ballroom show'has reportedly signed up to the BBC ballroom show and will be following in the
Ed Balls to appear on Strictly Come Dancing? Ex-Labour MP ‘to join BBC ballroom show'
express / Posted 23 days ago
has reportedly signed up to the BBC ballroom show and will be following in the footsteps of Tories Edwina Currie and Ann Widdecombe. Ed Balls is set to become the first male politician on StrictlyRelated articles Strictly Come Dancing 2016:... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Stars get to argue in new show Debatableargue in new show Debatable Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - 01:21 pm Celebrities f
Stars get to argue in new show Debatable
Irish Examiner / Posted 28 days ago
argue in new show Debatable Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - 01:21 pm Celebrities from BBC Breakfast’s Dan Walker to former MP Ann Widdecombe will be pitted against each other in debate in a new BBC2 quiz show. Patrick Kielty is hosting the early... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Which celebrities will be pitted against each other in new BBC2 debating quiz?quiz? Patrick Kielty will host the new BBC2 quiz show, Debatable Celebrities
Which celebrities will be pitted against each other in new BBC2 debating quiz?
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
quiz? Patrick Kielty will host the new BBC2 quiz show, Debatable Celebrities from BBC Breakfast's Dan Walker to former MP Ann Widdecombe will be pitted against each other in debate in a new BBC2 quiz show. Patrick Kielty is hosting the early... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Which celebrities will be pitted against each other in new BBC2 debating quiz?Celebrities from BBC Breakfast's Dan Walker to former MP Ann Widdecombe will be
Which celebrities will be pitted against each other in new BBC2 debating quiz?
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 28 days ago
Celebrities from BBC Breakfast's Dan Walker to former MP Ann Widdecombe will be pitted against each other in debate in a new BBC2 quiz show. Patrick Kielty is hosting the early evening show, Debatable, which will air daily on BBC2 later this... Read more
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