Fern Britton is looking better than ever after her stint on 'Strictly Come Dancing' and she is clearly revelling in her new image as a glamourpuss.

The former 'This Morning' host looks better than ever in a new photoshoot for Hello magazine, where she showed off her new 'Strictly' figure.

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Fern admitted her performances on the show had enabled her to show people 'the real her'.

The presenter, who was voted off last month after dancing a steamy salsa with partner Artem Chigvintsev said: "You all think I'm mumsy, mumsy, but I'm not - that's the real me.

"I know how to have a good time, I like to be extrovert and I don't mind making a fool of myself."

She added: "I comfort myself with the feeling that the audience know me and that I'm prepared to have a go at things.

"I don't think they're ever shocked by anything that happens to me. I got such lovely messages saying, 'Go, girl'."

The 55-year-old also said that her attitude had impressed dance partner Artem.

"At the end, even Artem said, 'You've made me a better person', and gave me a big bunch of flowers," she said.

Read the full interview in Hello magazine, out now.

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