P132 Teletext 132 Dec11 23:17:04   ——————————————————————————————————————— JIll IS COME DANCING WINNER EastEnder Jill Halfpenny has waltzed off as winner of BBC1's Strictly Come Dancing. Favourite Jill, who plays Kate Mitchell in the soap, and partner Darren Bennet beat athlete Denise Lewis who was second and comic Julian Clary who finished third. The judges had feared a surprise Clary victory after his fans threatened to vote en masse in spite of his dancing shortcomings but it never materialised. ——————————————————————————————————1/5—— by Derek Robins GET A BRAND NEW SEAT IBIZA FOR PENNIES? SEE p684 In-vision Clips TV Guide Review
P132 Teletext 132 Dec11 23:17:27   ——————————————————————————————————————— JIll IS COME DANCING WINNER EastEnder Jill Halfpenny and partner Darren Bennet picked up four perfect tens from the Strictly Come Dancing judges before they were crowned champions. They got maximum points for their jive and judge Lynne Goodman said: "It was the best dance of the series for me." As her triumph was announced Jill was hugged by her mother on the dancefloor and she said: "I feel amazing." Partner Darren said they'd worked hard. ——————————————————————————————————2/5—— The X Factor winner 131 GET A BRAND NEW SEAT IBIZA FOR PENNIES? SEE p684 In-vision Clips TV Guide Review
P132 Teletext 132 Dec11 23:12:59   ——————————————————————————————————————— JIll IS COME DANCING WINNER Gay comic Julian Clary failed to spring a shock win in the final of Strictly Come Dancing and he finished in thrid place. The show's judges were clearly annoyed that he'd made the final, goading him for his performances by saying they were "below standard." Judge Len Goodman said: "It's a horse race with two lovely thoroughbreeds and a Shetland pony." Julian countered: "Call me Dobbin from now on." ——————————————————————————————————3/5—— All your Tv news for free 130 TOTALLY SHOWBIZ p140 ITV1/300 C4 In-vision Clips TV Guide Review
P132 Teletext 132 Dec11 23:18:11   ——————————————————————————————————————— JIll IS COME DANCING WINNER Julian Clary's dance partner, Erin Boag attacked the Strictly Come Dancing judges for their "cruel comments" about his abilities. She said: "It's easier for Denise Lewis and Jill Halfpenny as they are led by professional male dancers. It's hard for Julian and he's done really well." More than seven million people have voted during the series raising £860,000 for Children in Need. Jill will now appear in A Christmas special. ——————————————————————————————————4/5—— TOTALLY SHOWBIZ p140 ITV1/300 C4 In-vision Clips TV Guide Review
P132 Teletext 132 Dec11 23:11:03   ——————————————————————————————————————— JIll IS COME DANCING WINNER We've seen Dirty Den's return and Dev's demise (well almost) in 2004 and now it's your turn to choose your favourite TV programme or moment from the year. All you have to do is write 80 words explaining why your programme is the best of 2004. The winner gets a £30 voucher, runner up £20 and third £10. Send your entry to Best Of 2004 Competition, Teletext Ltd, TV Plus, Building 10 Chiswick Park, London W4 5TS. Closing date is December 21. ——————————————————————————————————5/5—— TOTALLY SHOWBIZ p140 ITV1/300 C4 In-vision Clips TV Guide Review