Matthew Power (Scan Editor) & Abby Abbey Barraclough (LUBDS Socail Secretary)
Matthew Berrington (American Football?) & Hannah Metcalfe
Robbie Love & Abby Abbey Baraclough - 3rd
Justin Chow & Chloe Marsh
Note: LUSU President Laura Clayson pulled dropped out and Polly McDonnell stood in at 9 days notice.
Note: as in previous years judges scores do not count and are for audience guidane only.
Beckie Finney the only "pro" to win it twice.
Grace Finney (celeb 2016) cousin of Beckie Finney ("pro" winner 2010 & 2011)
2009-2018 only 2 Ballroom dances won (Rachel & Alex's Quickstep in 2014 & Sophie & Andrew's Tango in 2016)
Andrew Pickup, Chloe Marsh, Abbey Barrington, Anna France & Gary Chan all competed 3 times. Of those only Abbey (3rd in 2015 with Robbie Love) & Gary Chan (2nd in both 2015 & 2017) placed in the top three.
Abbey Barrington married her 2012 dance partner Matthew Power in 2018.
2009-2018 out of 3 couples who pulled out, 2 were LUSU presidents.
First same sex couple was Rosa Hinksman & Charlotte Snape. Originally planned to be a male-male couple that year but didn't happen. Second same sex couple Louise Broad & Anna France in 2018.
Becky Case (nee. Clark) competed in 2009 (winner) and hosted in 2013 (with Matthew Power, 2012 competitor), 2014 (with Tom Carr) & 2016-2018 (with Chris Osborn, 2013 competitor)
Andrew Pickup competed in 2011-2013 (never placed) & judged judged 2014-2018
Sally Naylor competed in 2013 (winner) & judged 2017-2018
Chris Osborn competed in 2013 (second) & hosted 2016-2018 (with Becky Case). Also conducted 2014-2016, arranged & produced musical medleys 2015-2018).