Tonight's Strictly Come Dancing 2018 line up, start time, dances and songs from Blackpool

Strictly spoiler! Tonight's dances, songs and contestants

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Strictly Come Dancing 2018 is back live on TV tonight form Blackpool and here's all you need to know!

Strictly packs its bags and heads to Blackpool, where for one week only the show is broadcast live from the world-famous Blackpool Tower Ballroom.

Expect sparkles, joy and lots of magical moments as presenters Tess Daly and Claudia Winkleman welcome the eight remaining celebrities and their professional partners to the dancefloor - as well as the awesome foursome judging panel of Shirley Ballas, Dame Darcey Bussell, Bruno Tonioli and Craig Revel Horwood.

In this evening's episode, the professional dancers will be joined by Gloria Estefan and they open the show with a spectacular group performance to a medley of her greatest hits.

The stakes are high - with the Glitter Ball trophy in sight and the Grand Final now only a month away our couples are feeling the pressure...

Last weekend saw Danny John-Jules and Amy Dowden lose their place in the dance off - who will be the next to get sent packing?

Tonight's Strictly Come Dancing line up

After seven eliminations, currently a total of eight celebs are remaining in the competition.

Those still on on the Strictly 2018 line up are Steps singer Faye Tozer, YouTube vlogger Joe Sugg, BBC Three documentary maker Stacey Dooley and Pussycat Dolls popstar Ashley Roberts.

Joining them are England cricketer Graeme Swann, and BBC News journalist Kate Silverton.

Finally, rounding off the current cast are Paratriathlete Lauren Steadman and Casualty actor Charles Venn.

Tonight's Strictly Come Dancing 2018 songs and dances

Here's week 9's Strictly Come Dancing song and dance list in full...

Ashley and Pasha
Jive to Shake Ya Tail Feather by The Blues Brothers

Lauren and AJ
Argentine Tango to River by Bishop Briggs

Stacey and Kevin
Salsa to Ooh Ahh (Just A Little Bit) by Gina G

Faye and Giovanni
Paso Doble to Unstoppable by E. S. Posthumus

Kate and Aljaz
American Smooth to Everlasting Love by Love Affair

Graeme and Oti
Theatre and Jazz to The Trolley Song by Meet Me in St. Louis

Charles and Karen
Samba to La Bamba by Connie Francis

Joe and Dianne
Quickstep to Dancin’ Fool by Copacabana

When is Strictly Come Dancing on tonight?

Strictly Come Dancing airs tonight on Saturday, November 17 at 6:45PM.

The show will be back tomorrow, Sunday at the later time of 7:20PM with the latest results show of Strictly Come Dancing 2018 and as the bottom two couples based on judges' scores and viewer votes is revealed.

The fabulous four - Shirley, Dame Darcey, Bruno and Craig - will have the difficult task of deciding who dances into next week and who is out the competition for good.

This weekend's musical performance comes from Take That, who will be performing a new song from their Greatest Hits album.

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