Dan Walker’s daughter nearly rumbled Strictly secret after oversight raised suspicions

“I don’t know why I was so secretive about it.

“But suppose it’s a big thing, and I had lots of other stuff to talk about and think about, so I wanted to kick it to one side really.”

The newsreader also explained the reasons behind his desire to compete for the coveted Glitterball trophy.

He said: “I cover a lot of news and the last 13 months have just been grim story after grim story after grim story, so I thought [it’s] an opportunity to do something that’s fun, that’s very different, that doesn’t involve any headlines about awful stuff, and just have a bit of a giggle and to learn a new skill.


Daily Express

The Daily Express is a daily national middle-market tabloid newspaper in the United Kingdom. Published in London, it is the flagship of Express Newspapers, owned by publisher Reach plc. It was first published as a broadsheet in 1900 by Sir Arthur Pearson. Its sister paper, the Sunday Express, was launched in 1918.

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