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Strictly’s Mollie King and AJ Pritchard fuel rumours

Their chemistry on Strictly Come Dancing’s dance floor has fuelled romance speculation for weeks. 

And Mollie King and AJ Pritchard, 23, did little to dispel the hear’say as the dance hunk took to Instagram to upload a throwback snap of them enjoying a day at a theme park on Tuesday.

And just days later the Saturdays singer, 30, sent fans into overdrive when she appeared to delete a loved-up selfie of the two of them from her Instagram account.

 

Strictly secret? Just hours later the Saturdays singer, 30, sent fans into overdrive, when she appeared to delete a loved-up selfie of the two of them from her Instagram account

According to The Sun, fans managed to screengrab the picture, asking: ‘Why did Mollie delete this picture?’

Earlier Mollie looked thrilled before being secured into her seat as she raised both arms, while AJ cut a much more animated display.

Dressed in a forest green coat and all-black essentials underneath, Mollie looked delighted ahead of the rollercoaster ride. 

She was joined by her Strictly dance-partner AJ, who looked trendy in a shearling lined coat and blue denims. 

Together: Mollie King, 30, and AJ Pritchard, 23, did little to dispel romance rumours as the dance hunk took to Instagram to upload a throwback snap of them enjoying a day at a theme park

Together: Mollie King, 30, and AJ Pritchard, 23, did little to dispel romance rumours as the dance hunk took to Instagram to upload a throwback snap of them enjoying a day at a theme park

He captioned the fun snap: ‘My second Season of ‘Strictly’ has been SENSATIONAL, Mollie King is INSPIRATIONAL & our Fans are EXCEPTIONAL.’

Ahead the Strictly Come Dancing finale last week, Mollie and AJ fuelled romance rumours once again as they were spotted leaving a London hotel together. 

Romance rumours have been swirling since the couple first took to the dance floor because of their ‘believable chemistry’, as noted by head judge Shirley Ballas, and their appearance leaving the hotel only added fuel to the fire. 

Steamy: Their chemistry on the dance floor has fuelled romance speculation for weeks

Steamy: Their chemistry on the dance floor has fuelled romance speculation for weeks

During rehearsals for the Strictly final, Mollie and AJ looked closer than ever following their semi-final exit from the show. They joined Strictly’s returning stars from the series and were seen holding hands as they posed together.

AJ had his arm wrapped around Mollie who cut a casual figure in a loose-fitted white t-shirt and black leggings. Former couples from the show had joined them at rehearsals including Susan Calman and Kevin Clifton and Aston Merrygold and his partner Janette Manrara.    

Mollie then took to Instagram in a gushing post about her professional partner, as she told fans it felt ‘so good to be back dancing’ with him again. AJ re-posted the image to his own account and penned: ‘Back in ACTION with this STAR.’

King of her heart? Ahead the Strictly Come Dancing finale last week, Mollie and AJ fuelled romance rumours once again as they were spotted leaving a London hotel together

King of her heart? Ahead the Strictly Come Dancing finale last week, Mollie and AJ fuelled romance rumours once again as they were spotted leaving a London hotel together

Fuelling the fire? Mollie King and AJ continued to fuel rumours they are dating, as they cosied up to one another while enjoying a reunion ahead of the BBC hit's live final

Fuelling the fire? Mollie King and AJ continued to fuel rumours they are dating, as they cosied up to one another while enjoying a reunion ahead of the BBC hit’s live final

He also seemed to tease at what’s to come from their group performance, as he added: ‘Definitely Flying…’

AJ and Mollie bowed out of Strictly in the semi-finals, where their rumoured romance appeared to be hot topic of conversation, as hosts Tess Daly and Claudia Winkleman were seen teasing Mollie and AJ.

Addressing swirling speculation they are an ‘official item’, Claudia announced: ‘Let’s address the elephant in the room’. ‘What whether Mollie and AJ are a couple?’ Tess chimed back in response, before Claudia swiftly replied: ‘No,’ and pointed towards another dance. 

Although Claudia couldn’t resist picking up on the chemistry between Mollie and AJ once more, as the former Saturday’s singer appeared to well up following her second performance of the night.

More than friends? The duo were spotted holding hands as the joined their fellow co-stars for a group photo, with AJ wrapping his arm around Mollie

More than friends? The duo were spotted holding hands as the joined their fellow co-stars for a group photo, with AJ wrapping his arm around Mollie

Reunited! Mollie had taken to Instagram to share a gushing post about her professional partner, as she told fans it felt 'so good to be back dancing' with him again during rehearsals

Reunited! Mollie had taken to Instagram to share a gushing post about her professional partner, as she told fans it felt ‘so good to be back dancing’ with him again during rehearsals

Despite scoring a higher mark of 32, Mollie was left emotional and apologised to AJ for mistakes she had made. Claudia then exclaimed: ‘Don’t worry you have him,’ while pointing at her dance partner.

On their exit, both Mollie and AJ were seen publicly gushing about each other, with the former Saturdays star branding the dancer ‘her hero’ and AJ telling Mollie he thinks she is a ‘truly amazing person’.

Mollie said on the dancing show: ‘He has been the best part of this experience. AJ, you have been just incredible and you have been my hero for the last couple of months so thank you so much. I couldn’t have done any of it without you.’  

Sweet display: On their exit, both Mollie and AJ were seen publicly gushing about each other, with the former Saturdays star branding the dancer her 'hero'

Sweet display: On their exit, both Mollie and AJ were seen publicly gushing about each other, with the former Saturdays star branding the dancer her ‘hero’

Gushing: Mollie said on the dancing show, 'He has been the best part of this experience. AJ, you have been just incredible and you have been my hero'

Gushing: Mollie said on the dancing show, ‘He has been the best part of this experience. AJ, you have been just incredible and you have been my hero’

Meanwhile, fans were left fuming on discovering that Mollie won’t be joining next year’s highly anticipated Strictly Come Dancing Tour.

Her dance partner AJ told OK! magazine ahead of last Saturday’s final: ‘He said: ‘I’m going to be on the tour, but Mollie isn’t unfortunately. I believe I’m just going to be doing some dancing with my professional partner Chloe. 

‘We haven’t really spoke about it, but I’m really excited to be travelling the country, and performing in these fantastic areas.’

Dancing couples confirmed for the tour are Alexandra Burke and Gorka Marquez, Gemma Atkinson and Aljaž Skorjanec, Debbie McGee and Giovanni Pernice, Joe McFadden and Katya Jones, Susan Calman and Kevin Clifton, Jonnie Peacock and Oti Mabuse, and Davood Ghadami and Nadiya Bychkova. 

Not happening: Meanwhile, fans were left fuming on discovering that Mollie won't be joining next year's highly anticipated Strictly Come Dancing Tour

Not happening: Meanwhile, fans were left fuming on discovering that Mollie won’t be joining next year’s highly anticipated Strictly Come Dancing Tour



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