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Strictly fans gutted over postponed show as would've been 'welcome distraction' amid grief

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Strictly Come Dancing viewers have taken to social media to express their sadness at the news of the show's return being postponed.

Earlier today, Tuesday 13 September, it was revealed that the well-loved BBC programme will launch a week late on Friday 23 September.The dancing competition was expected to return to our screens this weekend.The decision was made to pull the show from its scheduled time-slot as the country continues to mourn its longest-serving monarch.

The Queen’s funeral is set to take place next Monday and the sad day will be a bank holiday for British people, with many retailers closing their doors out of respect.

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