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1 of 1 The couples return to screens on BBC One on Friday September 27
The couples return to screens on BBC One on Friday September 27

The 15 celebrity contestants have been paired with their professional partners for the new series of Strictly Come Dancing on BBC One.

Hollyoaks star Ashley Taylor Dawson will partner Ola Jordan, while Jordan's husband, James Jordan, will dance with broadcaster Vanessa Feltz.

Singer Sophie Ellis-Bextor will work with Brendan Cole, while Countdown's Rachel Riley will be dancing with Pasha Kovalev.

Actress Fiona Fullerton will dance with Anton du Beke, with Dragons' Den star Deborah Meaden partnering Robin Windsor.

Model Abbey Clancy has been paired with newcomer Aljaz Skorjanec, with BBC Breakfast presenter Susanna Reid dancing with another newcomer, Kevin Clifton.

Former Coronation Street star Natalie Gumede is the new partner of Artem Chigvintsev, while Casualty star Patrick Robinson will dance with Anya Garnis.

Designer Julien Macdonald is paired with Janette Manrara, while Hairy Bikers star Dave Myers will dance with Karen Hauer.

The 2011 winner Aliona Vilani has replaced the injured Natalie Lowe for the new series and will dance with golfer Tony Jacklin.

Completing the line-up are former rugby player Ben Cohen, who will dance with Kristina Rihanoff, and Waterloo Road actor Mark Benton, whose partner is Iveta Lukosiute.

The couples return to screens on BBC One on Friday September 27.

Strictly Come Dancing

Ashley Taylor Dawson will partner Ola Jordan

Strictly Come Dancing

Vanessa Feltz will dance with James Jordan

Strictly Come Dancing

Sophie Ellis-Bextor will work with Brendan Cole

Strictly Come Dancing

Fiona Fullerton will dance with Anton du Beke

Strictly Come Dancing

Deborah Meaden will partner Robin Windsor

Strictly Come Dancing

Abbey Clancy has been paired with newcomer Aljaz Skorjanec

Strictly Come Dancing

Susanna Reid will dance with another newcomer, Kevin Clifton

Strictly Come Dancing

Natalie Gumede is the new partner of Artem Chigvintsev

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Julien Macdonald is paired with Janette Manrara

Strictly Come Dancing

Dave Myers will dance with Karen Hauer

Strictly Come Dancing

Tony Jacklin will dance with Aliona Vilani

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Ben Cohen will dance with Kristina Rihanoff

Strictly Come Dancing

Mark Benton will partner Iveta Lukosiute

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