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Strictly’s Dan Walker and Nadiya Bychkova seen together for first time since emotional elimination

They were eliminated from Strictly Come Dancing on Sunday night.

But Dan Walker and Nadiya Bychkova appeared in high spirits as they headed to It Takes Two for the final time on Monday.

The BBC Breakfast presenter, 44, wore a brown coat over a grey jumper and black trousers which he teamed with white trainers.

Smiles: Dan Walker and Nadiya Bychkova appeared in high spirits as they headed to It Takes Two for the final time on Monday.

While Nadiya wore a black suit over a white silk shirt and carried a grey faux fur coat over one arm, while she completed to outfit with black lace heels.

She swept her blonde tresses back in an elegant updo, and beamed as she made her way to the studios, looking a lot more composed than she had leaving the show on Sunday.

It Takes Two host Rylan Clark was also seen making his way to the show, in tight fitted blue jeans and beige jumper under a black coat with a fluffy hood.

Handsome: The BBC Breakfast presenter, 44, wore a brown coat over a grey jumper and black trousers which he teamed with white trainers

Handsome: The BBC Breakfast presenter, 44, wore a brown coat over a grey jumper and black trousers which he teamed with white trainers

Stunning: While Nadiya wore a black suit over a white silk shirt and carried a grey faux fur coat over one arm, while she completed to outfit with black lace heels

Stunning: While Nadiya wore a black suit over a white silk shirt and carried a grey faux fur coat over one arm, while she completed to outfit with black lace heels

Beauty: She swept her blonde tresses back in an elegant updo, and beamed as she made her way to the studios, looking a lot more composed than she had leaving the show on Sunday

Beauty: She swept her blonde tresses back in an elegant updo, and beamed as she made her way to the studios, looking a lot more composed than she had leaving the show on Sunday

He later underwent an outfit change, donning a festive dark green velvet jacket and dark trousers tucked into black boots.

Joining him at the show was TV presenter AJ Odudu and her dance partner Kai Widdrington.

The 33-year-old dazzled in an eye-catching bright yellow coat and orange leggings while she pulled a grey suitcase behind her and chatted animatedly on the phone.

Wrapped up warm: It Takes Two host Rylan Clark was also seen making his way to the show

Dashing: He wore tight fitted blue jeans and beige jumper under a black coat with a fluffy hood

Wrapped up warm: It Takes Two host Rylan Clark was also seen making his way to the show, in tight fitted blue jeans and beige jumper under a black coat with a fluffy hood

Outfit change: He later underwent an outfit change, donning a festive dark green velvet jacket and dark trousers tucked into black boots

Outfit change: He later underwent an outfit change, donning a festive dark green velvet jacket and dark trousers tucked into black boots

Semi-finalists: Joining him at the show was TV presenter AJ Odudu and her dance partner Kai Widdrington

Semi-finalists: Joining him at the show was TV presenter AJ Odudu and her dance partner Kai Widdrington

Kai stayed close beside her in grey coat and blue jeans, carrying a suitcase and a garment bag over his arm.

Fellow semi-finalists John Whaite and Johannes Radebe were also seen together outside the studios, with Johannes clutching a bag of Nando’s food.

He wore bright teal jogging bottoms under a black coat and paired them with orange and red trainers and a navy faux-fur top. 

Standing out: The 33-year-old dazzled in an eye-catching bright yellow coat and orange leggings while she pulled a grey suitcase behind her and chatted animatedly on the phone

Standing out: The 33-year-old dazzled in an eye-catching bright yellow coat and orange leggings while she pulled a grey suitcase behind her and chatted animatedly on the phone

Partners: Kai stayed close beside her in grey coat and blue jeans, carrying a suitcase and a garment bag over his arm

Partners: Kai stayed close beside her in grey coat and blue jeans, carrying a suitcase and a garment bag over his arm

Hungry? Fellow semi-finalists John Whaite and Johannes Radebe were also seen together outside the studios, with Johannes clutching a bag of Nando's food

Hungry? Fellow semi-finalists John Whaite and Johannes Radebe were also seen together outside the studios, with Johannes clutching a bag of Nando’s food

Stylish: He wore bright teal jogging bottoms under a black coat and paired them with orange and red trainers and a navy faux-fur top

Stylish: He wore bright teal jogging bottoms under a black coat and paired them with orange and red trainers and a navy faux-fur top

John complemented him in another black coat, opting to wear his over a grey t-shirt, black trousers and boots, with a matching black cap.

Professional dancer Amy Dowden also made her way inside, wearing a black belted coat over a long blue gown with a slit, showing a peak at her toned pins underneath and strappy gold heels.

On Sunday Dan paid tribute to Nadiya as he became the tenth contestant to be eliminated from Strictly after facing AJ in the dance-off.

Matching: John complemented him in another black coat, opting to wear his over a grey t-shirt, black trousers and boots, with a matching black cap

Matching: John complemented him in another black coat, opting to wear his over a grey t-shirt, black trousers and boots, with a matching black cap

Gorgeous: Professional dancer Amy Dowden also made her way inside, wearing a black belted coat over a long blue gown

Daring: The dress boasted a slit, showing a peak at her toned pins underneath and strappy gold heels

Gorgeous: Professional dancer Amy Dowden also made her way inside, wearing a black belted coat over a long blue gown with a slit, showing a peak at her toned pins underneath and strappy gold heels

Both performed again, with Dan and Nadiya dancing their Tango to Santa Maria by Gotan Project before AJ and Kai’s Salsa to Rhythm Is Gonna Get You/Get On Your Feet by Gloria Estefan and Miami Sound Machine. 

After both couples had danced a second time the judges delivered their verdicts, with the vote swinging favourably towards AJ and Kai.

When asked by Tess about their time on the show, Dan admitted he agreed with the judges’ decision while crediting dance partner Nadiya for coaxing him out of his shell.

He said: ‘By the way I would have saved AJ and Kai as well! The last 11 weeks have been absolutely amazing, I’ve genuinely loved every second of it. When I go back to the first day when I was asked to dance in front of some glitter balls, at that point, if there had been a fire exit, I’d have just walked away.

‘But this amazing woman grabbed me by the hand, and brought me out onto this dance floor. I’m not a dancer, but she showed me that I can dance, and that for me, this has been an absolutely incredible experience.’

Farewell: Walker paid tribute to ballroom partner Nadiya Bychkova on Sunday as he became the tenth contestant to be eliminated from Strictly Come Dancing

Farewell: Walker paid tribute to ballroom partner Nadiya Bychkova on Sunday as he became the tenth contestant to be eliminated from Strictly Come Dancing

Emotional:  Nadiya appeared to hold back tears as she left Elstree Studios after filming the pre-recorded results show on Saturday evening

Emotional:  Nadiya appeared to hold back tears as she left Elstree Studios after filming the pre-recorded results show on Saturday evening 

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