Claudia said: “We love visiting Blackpool every year and it seems only right that it will now play permanent host to a little bit of Strictly magic"
Claudia has co-presented Strictly Come Dancing since 2014
- Her first major television job was the regional discussion programme Central Weekend in 2001
- A 'completely unscripted' TV advert for shampoo Head and Shoulders shampoo showcased Claudia's impromptu live presentation and quirky sense of humour
- Claudia is married to film producer Kris Thykier who she has three children with