Seann Walsh and Katya Jones issue grovelling apologies after 'drunken kiss'

15 October, 2018, 06:29 | Author: Dominic Spencer
  • Seann Walsh the celebrity contestant who is in a long term relationship and Katya Jones who is married to a professional dancer on the show were filmed in a romantic clinche in the street outside a London pub last week

Ruth, who competed on Strictly previous year, said: "Having been in Strictly, I saw that and thought how awkward for everybody and how humiliating for their partners".

The publication of the photos of the pair's kiss in a Sunday newspaper led Walsh's girlfriend to end their relationship.

The pair will be dancing a very upbeat Charleston to Lunchmoney Lewis's Bills, the BBC has announced.

Rihanoff said she could not see any similarities between Walsh and Jones's situation and that of her own.

Meanwhile, Seann's girlfriend Rebecca Humphries has liked a string of tweets condemning Seann's behaviour, including some tweets asking why Seann didn't apologise personally to Rebecca in his tweet.

The judges were largely impressed, with Dame Darcey Bussell commenting: "That was a full routine, you delivered a great energy, strong vibrant character, there were some really tricky lifts in there, I enjoyed one of the first ones where you took one arm and one leg where you swung her around".

On Sunday evening, both Seann and Katya issued apologies via their Twitter accounts.

In a withering statement, actress Humphries claimed that Walsh had called her "psycho/nuts/mental" when she suspected something was going on between him and Jones, who is married to Strictly dancer Neil Jones.


Strictly Come Dancing's results show airs at 7.45pm on BBC One.

'Those pictures were taken on October 3rd, ' the statement read, 'It was my birthday. He aggressively, and repeatedly, called me a psycho / nuts / mental.

Walsh followed suit, issuing a statement that said: "In light of the story in today's newspaper I would like to offer my honest apologies for my actions".

"It's been quite a week but, tonight, it's all about the dancing", said Tess during her introduction of the pair, before they performed their Charleston to favourable feedback from the judges. It's more than lying.

He told The Jonathan Ross Show: "My take was keep them in the show, make them do the Dance of Shame, if you like".

It had energy and was entertaining but I could sense the nerves from both of them with Katya almost tripping at the beginning and a few very nervy moments in the lifts. Well with that eight paddle Shirley I think we were watching different dances. I wasn't thinking and it was a one-off mistake after some drinks.

"Show people, 'OK, this is what I did, I've been employed to do this job, I'm going get on with it and do it professionally'".

Recommended:

  • Facebook Messenger soon to have

    Facebook Messenger soon to have "unsend" option

    So, basically, this feature follows the same principles of the "delete message for everyone" option in WhatsApp. Mark Zuckerberg caused controversy around six months ago. nothing odd for Facebook you may think.
    Key figure in South Africa's apartheid transition dies

    Key figure in South Africa's apartheid transition dies

    He was born in April 1932, and according to SA History Online the law graduate started in the foreign affairs department in 1953. Botha was known as a champion for the anti-apartheid cause, and left the Nationalist Party to join the ANC in 2000.
    Ten-wicket Umesh flays Windies as India complete 2-0 sweep

    Ten-wicket Umesh flays Windies as India complete 2-0 sweep

    The Indian vice-captain was caught at gully for 80 off 183 balls to give the opposition captain his third wicket. The pacer ended up with a match haul of 10/133. 4222* - Virat Kohli's aggregate of runs as a captain from Asia.
  • Jamie Lee Curtis Responds To Fox News Gun Control Tweet

    Jamie Lee Curtis Responds To Fox News Gun Control Tweet

    Blasey Ford's uncorroborated claims of attempted rape in 1982 almost derailed Justice Kavanaugh's confirmation to the high court. But I fully support the Bill of Rights. "It's a ten-second business conversation, and the answer is, 'you can't, '" he said .
    Elliott gets redemption from 2017, gets elusive Dover win - 47abc

    Elliott gets redemption from 2017, gets elusive Dover win - 47abc

    Elliott rubbed his head and leaned against his auto , crestfallen as he replayed the final laps in his mind. I feel like we should be over there in Victory Lane celebrating, but we're not".
    Trump Hints Pentagon Chief Jim Mattis May Be Planning to Quit

    Trump Hints Pentagon Chief Jim Mattis May Be Planning to Quit

    The Trump administration has experienced an unprecedented turnover rate as compared to past administrations. "People leave. He said he's entitled to staff shakeups and has "phenomenal" people on standby to come work for his administration.
  • World Bank ends meetings with call to brace for risks

    World Bank ends meetings with call to brace for risks

    US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin this week said he had told the head of China's central bank about his concerns over the weakness of its currency.

    Virgil van Dijk & Gini Wijnaldum both score as Netherlands thrash Germany

    Depay doubled the lead in the 87th, calmly finishing after a quick break down the right by substitute Quincy Promes . Striker Timo Werner said: "We missed out on scoring when we had the chances to do so".
    Taliban Attack Security Check Posts In Farah

    Taliban Attack Security Check Posts In Farah

    At least 17 soldiers have been killed in Taliban raids on two military posts in western Afghanistan, officials said. His 11-day trip includes stops in Afghanistan, Pakistan, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar and Saudi Arabia.
  • Seattle Seahawks at Oakland Raiders: 3 matchups to watch

    Seattle Seahawks at Oakland Raiders: 3 matchups to watch

    On back-to-back plays, Clark was one of two players in on a sack of Carr, then followed up with his second strip sack of the day. Sunday's 27-3 loss to the Seahawks is the Raiders' worst offensive performance since a 52-0 loss to the Rams in St.
    New PlayStation 4 Bug Reportedly Breaking Consoles

    New PlayStation 4 Bug Reportedly Breaking Consoles

    If you're anxious about this happening to you or someone you know, you can take steps to prevent it. There is a new glitch that basically bricks your console and forces you to factory reset it.
    Samsung's foldable phone will double up as a tablet

    Samsung's foldable phone will double up as a tablet

    The starting price of the Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018 ) is Euro 599 (about 251,000 Naira) and GBP 549 (about 263,000 Naira). But the device is in the works, and we could catch a glimpse of it at Samsung's Developer Conference next month.


Popular

Roche: Leftover Thoughts From Ugly Red Sox Loss In ALCS Game 1
If Verlander didn't walk three straight hitters and uncork a wild pitch in the fifth inning, the Sox were staring at a shutout. Sure, the Red Sox lead man only allowed one hit in his four innings of work, but the pitch count of 86 told the true story.

Cowboys, Jaguars look for consistency
Elliot has 93 carries for 480 yards and 2 TDs, and has added in the receiving game with 22 catches for 155 yards and a TD . Plain and simple, this is a bad matchup for an offense already on the borderline of unwatchable.

Saudis threaten global economic repercussions if punished for 'murdered' journalist
Rubio said the arms deal may provide leverage in responding to the situation but it should not deter potential punishment. It comes as one of the first signs of the economic pain that Riyadh could suffer over the suspected murder.

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's private jet 'struck by lightning'
Royal couple Prince Harry and Meghan were involved in a rather unfortunate event on their way to a party in Amsterdam on Saturday. In private Dassault Falcon 7X, which flew Prince Harry and his wife Meghan Markle , during the flight was struck by lightning.

A near-coaching brawl erupted between Florida and Vanderbilt
Scarlett finished with 113 yards rushing, and Lamical Perine added a TD run and 121 yards rushing. The Commodores enter this game 3-3 on the season after falling to Georgia 41-13 in Week 6.

Abbas burst puts Australia on the ropes in Dubai
Australian batsman Travis Head trudges off after lasting just nine balls in his maiden test innings. On Thursday, however, Pakistan missed out on the opportunity, with Australia there for the taking.

Princess Eugenie's Wedding Cake Has One Surprising Similarity to Meghan Markle's
Princess Eugenie , who is getting married next week, preparing to impress the world with their wedding. As the couple depart the chapel, the steps will be lined with members of the Grenadier Guards.

Vehicle industry slams government decision to cut hybrid auto subsidies
The surprise announcement led to accusations that the government was undermining the campaign to cut roadside emissions and get drivers out of petrol and diesel cars.

Beto O’Rourke Raised $38 Million in Quarter for Cruz Challenge
A New York Times/Siena College poll released on Friday showed Cruz with an 8 percentage point lead over O'Rourke. O'Rourke grasped the news that his campaign has tripled Cruz in fundraising over the last quarter.

Hong Kong: Stocks close up 2.1%
For the Shanghai Composite , the technicals show that price has now cracked the support seen from February and March 2016. It is the second dive in Chinese bourses this week after both Shanghai and Shenzhen fell almost four percent on Monday.