Strictly Come Dancing takes its annual trip to the seaside this week (Saturday 6.50pm BBC1), when the nation’s favourite show takes over Blackpool’s world-famous Tower Ballroom.
And you can enhance your enjoyment of this glitzy dance extravaganza by playing TV Times Strictly Blackpool Bingo.
HOW TO PLAY: Just print off our card, grabber your dobber and mark off the events as they happen (details below the card).
Best of luck everyone!
1 Home of ballroom
Someone calling Blackpool “The home of ballroom dancing” (Bonus point for use of the word “iconic”)
2 Backing dancers
Random extra dancers helping out with a routine and using the extra floor space, provided by the “iconic” seaside venue (see below)
3 Sprung floor
Mention of the extra-springy dancefloor improving the jives and lifts
Tess describing the atmosphere as electric/amazing/incredible
A pre-recorded video filmed on Blackpool beach featuring a world-famous Blackpool donkey
6 Seaside dances
Re-naming of dances in tribute to the “iconic” seaside venue – eg. “Kiss Me Quick-step”, the “Waltz-er” etc
7 BIG dancefloor
Any talk of using / covering / exploring / talking advantage of / being intimidated by the world famous, “iconic”, and, above all, bigger dancefloor
8 Stick of rock
A presenter or judge (probably Len) saying, “If you were a stick of Blackpool rock you’d have talent/winner/dancer written right through you” or similar
9 “Upping your game”
Any reference to someone “upping” their “game” for Blackpool