Get your gowns on for a look at Strictly - the North East connection over the years
Who knew! Our great region has all these links to Strictly Come Dancing.
As we get ready for a new round of cha cha chas, glitterball and gorgeous gowns, we take a look at how the glamorous show has made an impact on the North East over the years.
So take a look through all these photos and remind yourself at just what an impact the show has had over the years.