Celebrity chef Simon Rimmer he seventh celebrity contestant for Strictly Come Dancing.

Rimmer is a self-taught chef who has published many cook books and owns a number of restaurants and makes regular appearances on cookery programmes on British TV.

He was revealed as the latest contestant on the BBC show on Channel 4's Sunday Brunch.

Rimmer said: "I think I'll be good at the waltzing, I think I'll be more ballroom than Latin. As you know, I've got child-bearing hips."

The chef has said that he has: "never ever danced in his life". 

He joins a line-up which includes Mollie King of The Saturdays, This Morning presenter Ruth Langsford, EastEnders star Davood Ghadami, Emmerdale's Gemma Atkinson, and former member of The Communards Reverend Richard Coles.

Holby City actor Joe McFadden was announced on Saturday and right more contestants are yet to be revealed.