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Kym Marsh goes make-up free as she rocks a sporty vibe at BBC studios in Manchester 

Makeup-free Kym Marsh rocks a sporty vibe in a grey tracksuit as she heads to work at the BBC studios in Salford

Kym Marsh cut a casual figure as she headed to work at BBC studios in Salford on Wednesday.  

The Coronation Street actress, 46, rocked a sporty vibe in a pair of oversized grey tracksuit bottoms and a V-neck jumper 

The BBC Morning Live host opted to go makeup-free ahead of presenting her popular show. 

Fresh-faced: Kym Marsh cut a casual figure as she headed to work at BBC studios in Salford on Wednesday

Kym looked in great spirits as she beamed while making her way through the compound. 

She wore her hair in two front row braids while toting her belongings in a leather backpack. 

She finished off the dressed down look with a pair of Nike Air Max trainers as she carried her phone in her hand throughout. 

Relaxed: The Coronation Street actress, 46, rocked a sporty vibe in a pair of oversized grey tracksuit bottoms and V-neck jumper

Relaxed: The Coronation Street actress, 46, rocked a sporty vibe in a pair of oversized grey tracksuit bottoms and V-neck jumper

Off air: She wore her hair in two front row braids while toting her belongings in a leather backpack

Off air: She wore her hair in two front row braids while toting her belongings in a leather backpack

As well as her presenting duties, Kym has been training for the upcoming series of Strictly Come Dancing.  

She recently revealed she’s taking part in Strictly ‘for the grandmothers out there’ as it was revealed one has never lifted the Glitterball trophy. 

The star become a grandmother for the second time this month after welcoming her first grandchild in June 2019.

Happy: The actress said that she was 'very proud' of her son David Cunliffe, 26, and his fiancée Courtney, after they welcomed a baby boy

Happy: The actress said that she was ‘very proud’ of her son David Cunliffe, 26, and his fiancée Courtney, after they welcomed a baby boy

Speaking on BBC Morning Live last month, Dr Xand van Tulleken said to Kym: ‘I believe it’s true that a grandmother has never won Strictly before so you could be a pioneer!’

Kym, who co-hosts the breakfast show, replied: ‘I’m doing it for the grandmothers out there.’ 

The actress said that she was ‘very proud’ of her son David Cunliffe, 26, and his fiancée Courtney, after they welcomed a baby boy. 

She penned: 'Introducing…..Clayton Lenny David Cunliffe!!! Our beautiful new grandson was welcomed into the world on 17.08.22 weighing a whopping 10lb 7oz!'

She penned: ‘Introducing…..Clayton Lenny David Cunliffe!!! Our beautiful new grandson was welcomed into the world on 17.08.22 weighing a whopping 10lb 7oz!’ 

When Kym was announced as part of the line-up she revealed she’s wanted to join the show for ‘a number of years.’

She said: ‘I’ve considered doing Strictly for years but the timings never worked out. I’m so delighted that this year they have! 

‘I’m a huge fan of the show and can’t believe I’m going to go from watching at home in my pyjamas to actually dancing in front of the judges in a glittery dress, it’s unreal!’

STRICTLY COME DANCING 2022: WHO ARE THE CONTESTANTS?

KYM MARSH

Age: 46

Profession: Coronation Street star and presenter

Kym says: ‘I’m so delighted that this year they have! I’m a huge fan of the show and can’t believe I’m going to go from watching at home in my pyjamas to actually dancing in front of the judges in a glittery dress.’

RICHIE ANDERSON 

Age: 34

Profession: Radio presenter 

Richie says: ‘This is a dream come true! I cannot wait to get in those sparkles and sequins and shimmy across the most famous dance floor in the world!’

ELLIE SIMMONDS 

Age: 27

Profession: Former athlete 

Ellie says: ‘To be asked to be part of the Strictly family is just so exciting and I cannot wait, it’s going to so much fun.’

TYLER WEST 

Age: 26

Profession: Radio DJ

Tyler says: ‘It’s a show that means so much to me and my family and I can’t wait to seriously shake a leg on that shiny dance floor… with a side of sequins.’

ELLIE TAYLOR

 

Age: 38

Profession: Comedian

Ellie says: ‘Well, cover me in fake tan and roll me in sequins! I’m absolutely over the moon to be a part of Strictly 2022!’

TONY ADAMS MBE 

Age: 55 

Profession: Retired footballer and manager

Tony says:  ‘To say I’m excited is an understatement – the lure of the sequins and the call of the salsa has me swapping my battered old football boots for a set of Strictly soft shoes’

  

JAMES BYE

Age: 38

Profession: EastEnders actor

James says ‘I’m not known for my shimmy or my twinkle toes – in fact my kids regularly laugh at my dad dancing but it’s an honour to be asked and I’m going to give it my best shot.’

HELEN SKELTON

 Age: 39

Profession: TV and radio broadcaster

Helen says: ‘I’m really excited to get stuck into a fun adventure. My family and friends have always loved the show and can’t wait for me to get started’

WILL MELLOR

Age: 46

Profession: Actor

Will says: ‘I know it will be a huge challenge but that’s what life is all about. This is also my Mum’s favourite show and she’s had a really tough few years so I’m doing this is for her as well. Bring it on!’

 KAYE ADAMS 

 Age: 59 

Profession: Television presenter 

Kaye says: ‘I said I wanted to make the last year of my fifties memorable and i can’t think of a better way of doing it than showing the world my two left feet. Pray for me!’ 

 JAYDE ADAMS

Age: 37

Profession: Comedian

Jayde says: ‘I’ve been a massive fan of the show for years. I feel like I’m watching myself in a dream and I can’t believe I’ve manifested this.’

MATT GOSS

Age: 53

Profession: Singer

Matt says: ‘I’ve been reclusive, I come and work and then go back to America. I thought, it’s time for me to come home and get out of my own way’

 MOLLY RAINFORD

 Age: 21

Profession: Singer 

Molly says: ‘I already know it’s gonna be an experience of a lifetime and I can’t wait to meet the rest of the Strictly family I’ll be sharing it with.’

FLEUR EAST

Age: 34 

Profession: Singer

Fleur says: ‘I’m equally nervous and thrilled to be part of this year’s Strictly line up. I’m excited to learn new skills and I want to soak up every moment of this magical experience.’

 HAMZA YASSIN

Age: 35

Profession: Wildlife cameraman and presenter

Hamza says: ‘I am absolutely over the moon to be joining Strictly 2022. Never in a million years did I think I’d be on such a cool show.’

 

 

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