Westlife star Nicky Byrne joins Strictly Come Dancing
Former Westlife member Nicky Byrne has confirmed he is to compete on the new series of Strictly Come Dancing.
The 33-year-old revealed he would be one of the contestants while appearing as a guest on The One Show.
Tracy Beaker actress Dani Harmer and Daybreak presenter Richard Arnold are also confirmed to compete on the 10th series of the popular BBC One series.
The full line-up of celebrities will be announced next week ahead of the show’s return on 15 September.
Children’s presenter Johnny Ball and ex-cricketer Michael Vaughan are among others rumoured to be participating.
It is believed that Olympic cycling star Victoria Pendleton has also been approached and has expressed interest in appearing.
Chart-topping Irish band Westlife called it a day earlier this year with a farewell tour marking their 14 years together.