Strictly Come Dancing 2011: Edwina Currie to follow in Ann Widdecombe"s footsteps

Strictly Come Dancing 2011: Edwina Currie to follow in Ann Widdecombe"s footsteps

Hoping to Currie favour: Edwina Currie to follow Ann Widdecombe as latest politician to waltz onto Strictly

11:52 AM on 15th August 2011

Quickstep: Edwina Currie, author and former Conservative MP, is in talks to appear on Strictly

Quickstep: Edwina Currie, author and former Conservative MP, is in talks to appear on Strictly

Good value: Ann Widdecombe, seen here with Strictly partner Anton Du Beke, was great fun on last year

Good value: Ann Widdecombe, seen here with Strictly partner Anton Du Beke, was great fun on last year”s show

Last year

Last year”s winners: Kara Tointon and Artem Chigvintsev, who have now moved in together after falling in love on the show