The comedian has opened up about just how much Strictly took her outside of her comfort zone.
She'd previously announced she was leaving the Channel 5 travel show to "pursue other opportunities".
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The former Loose Women star earned Channel 5 its first ever Bafta with her hit travel series.
The stars of radio and comedy also paid tribute to the “wonderful” and “brilliantly funny” comic.
'I think a kind person is just glorious.'
She's a woman of her word.
'I just needed a couple of days to get used to not being in it.'