On the 24th November, The Countess of Wessex and Lady Louise surprised TV watchers with an unexpected appeareance during the BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing programme. HELLO! Magazine, who spoke exclusively to the show’s presenter, Tess Daly, revealed the special meaning behind the duo’s surprise visit.
After Hello – Tess explained: “It was lovely to have them there, we are very fortunate we have a few fans in the royal household… They did absolutely [get a backstage tour]. Lady Louise was celebrating turning 15 and she said it was a treat to come and visit the show. She’s a big fan, herself and her mother. They enjoyed all the action from the front row and they had a great night. It was great to welcome them.”