Rhys Stephenson broke down in tears after performing the Waltz with Strictly Come Dancing professional Nancy Xu. Host Tess Daly was quick to try and comfort the CBBC presenter, but viewers claimed her comments were “condescending “as she called him “honey”. Addressing,
“You don’t want to be in that dance off again do you? Not at all.” Fans rushed to Twitter to comment on Tess’ comments and blasted her reaction to an emotional Rhys. Avril Palmer-Fye posted: “Tess was so condescending with Rhys #Strictly.”
Richard Madeley and Ranvir Singh hosted Good Morning Britain on Monday morning and welcomed Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer onto the show. As the presenters quizzed Starmer about the recent Labour Party conference, Madeley honed in on his deputy leader Angela Rayner.