Strictly Come Dancing stars Tom Fletcher and Amy Dowden test positive for Covid

Two contestants on Strictly Come Dancing have tested positive for Covid-19.

McFly front man Tom Fletcher and his professional dancing partner Amy Dowden have both tested positive for the virus.

The BBC reported the news earlier this evening (September 26), and confirmed the pair will miss next Saturday’s live show.

Read more: Gordon Ramsay ‘really upset’ as Strictly star daughter Tilly gets ‘new dance partner’

Strictly, which is arguably the UK’s biggest dance show, returned to our TV screens recently.

Celebs have been paired with professional dance partners and will battle it out to be crowned the best of the best.

It has since been revealed that one section of this year’s show was even filmed at none other than the iconic Saltram gardens in Plymouth.

Earlier this month (September, 8), several eagle-eyed members of the public spotted that Saltram gardens was closed due to filming, and at the time, a spokesperson for the National Trust said they cannot confirm or deny what is currently being filmed at Saltram gardens.

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