Angela Rippon, 79, reveals she lost a stone with her gruelling Strictly Come ... trends now

Angela Rippon, 79, reveals she lost a stone with her gruelling Strictly Come ... trends now
Angela Rippon, 79, reveals she lost a stone with her gruelling Strictly Come ... trends now

Angela Rippon, 79, reveals she lost a stone with her gruelling Strictly Come ... trends now

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Angela Rippon lost a stone in weight during her time on Strictly Come Dancing.

The 79-year-old broadcaster appeared on Friday's Loose Women, where she spoke to panellists Kaye Adams, Nadia Sawalha, Jane Adams and Gloria Hunniford about her time on Strictly in her first TV interview since leaving the show last month.

Angela - who was paired with pro dancer Kai Widdrington - said of life post-Strictly: 'I have got stronger, my asthma has improved incredibly because obviously my lung function is better and I’ve lost a stone in weight.

'I just loved doing it and although it was a bit like going to a bootcamp because of the exercise you’re having to do, I just enjoyed every minute of it.'

This led to Angela's friend Gloria commenting: 'I’ve decided Angela is made of titanium… and that’s the strength for sure!'

Angela Rippon, 79, revealed she lost a stone in weight starring on Strictly Come Dancing and showed off her famous high kick as she appeared on Friday's Loose Women

Angela Rippon, 79, revealed she lost a stone in weight starring on Strictly Come Dancing and showed off her famous high kick as she appeared on Friday's Loose Women 

Angela Rippon, 79, revealed she's lost a stone in weight since appearing on this year's Strictly Come Dancing as she spoke about her time on the show on Friday's Loose Women

Angela Rippon, 79, revealed she's lost a stone in weight since appearing on this year's Strictly Come Dancing as she spoke about her time on the show on Friday's Loose Women

The TV journalist admitted she did have to have her whole shoulder replaced three and a half years ago, joking: 'Gloria knows I am titanium because I had arthritis in my shoulder three and a half years ago now and I had to have my whole shoulder replaced.

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