Arlene Phillips

Why We Need to Get Children Reading

Arlene Phillips | Posted 09.11.2014 | UK Entertainment
Arlene Phillips

I was a war child and I was born into a poor family. Growing up was tough and I know what it is like to struggle. I also know how lucky I am to have got to where I am today. This is why I think if you are in a position to give back, you should...

'There Should Be Four Women On 'Strictly' Panel'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

Arlene Phillips has revealed that she’d like to see an all-female lineup on the ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ judging panel. The choreographer, who...

Kimberley's Barefaced Cheek!

Posted 18.09.2013 | UK Entertainment

Kimberley Walsh, Suki Waterhouse and Laura Whitmore are amongst the famous faces going makeup-free to help raise money for this year's Children In Nee...

PICTURES: Arlene Announces Comedy Plans After Date With The Queen

PA | Posted 14.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

Arlene Phillips has revealed she wants to reinvent herself as a comedian as she approaches a landmark birthday. The choreographer and former Strict...

'The Proudest Moment' Of Louis Smith's Life

PA | Posted 28.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

'Strictly Come Dancing' champion and Olympic medallist Louis Smith described his MBE as "without a doubt the proudest moment of my life". The silve...

Understanding Dementia

Arlene Phillips | Posted 24.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Arlene Phillips

Over my years in the spotlight, I've often spoken openly about my experience with dementia - my fathered suffered with the disease during the later years of his life and for many years I worked to look after him before he entered a care home, when in need of more specialist treatment. I know first-hand how heart breaking and frightening it can be to go through the process of seeing an older relative is diagnosed with the condition.

PHOTOS: Boris Johnson Busts Some Moves With Arlene Philips

Posted 05.07.2012 | UK Politics

Boris Johnson, mayor, columnist, and dancer? On Thursday the mayor joined Arlene Phillips at St Pancras International Station to help launch Big Dance...

Arlene: 'Whitney Hated Her Feet'

WENN | Posted 23.04.2012 | Home

Arlene Phillips has revealed Whitney Houston's secret body hate - she detested her feet. Choreographer and dancer Arlene worked with Whitney on som...

Sarah Dean

EXCLUSIVE: 'It's Strictly Speculation'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sarah Dean | Posted 27.01.2012 | UK Entertainment

Rumours that Arlene Phillips is set to return to Strictly Come Dancing have been downplayed by the BBC. A Strictly spokeswoman has told The Huffing...

Returning To Strictly?

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 27.01.2012 | UK Entertainment

When Alesha Dixon jumped reality show ships to join Simon Cowell on the Britain's Got Talent panel last month, questions were quickly raised about who...

Who Will Replace Alesha?

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 04.01.2012 | UK Entertainment

Now Alesha Dixon has jumped reality show ships to join Simon Cowell on the Britain's Got Talent panel, the bets are on for who will replace her as the...