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Anne Robinson

Anne Robinson Does Little To Dispel Those Rachel Riley Feud Rumours During Piers Morgan Interview

Anne Robinson put in an appearance on Piers Morgan’s TalkTV show on Thursday and it didn’t take long for the host to ask about the rumoured behind-the-scenes tensions with Rachel Riley on Countdown.Ever since Anne started presenting the Channel 4 show, which she recently stepped down from, there have been persistent rumours of a rift between herself and the show’s resident maths expert.Despite both of them playing down the rumours […]

today20 May 2022


Rachel Riley’s Strictly Come Dancing ‘Fix’ Claims Shut Down By BBC Spokesperson

Rachel Riley on the set of CountdownThe BBC has responded to comments made by former Strictly Come Dancing contestant Rachel Riley about her experience on the show.Rachel competed on Strictly back in 2013, where she became the sixth contestant to be eliminated from the series.Speaking to the Sunday Times over the weekend, the Countdown presenter admitted she found Strictly to be “very produced” and accused bosses of showing preferential treatment […]

today16 May 2022


Rachel Riley Voices Frustration Over Strictly Come Dancing ‘Curse’ Comments

Rachel Riley at the British Takeaway Awards in 2018Rachel Riley has admitted she’s grown tired of having her relationship cited as an example of the so-called Strictly Come Dancing “curse”.Over the years, Strictly has become synonymous with what the media refers to as the show’s “curse” which has seen several celebrity contestants’ relationships ending during or after their time on the show, many of whom then end up getting together […]

today7 May 2022 1


Rachel Riley Reveals Male Celebrity Upskirted Her At A Party

Rachel RileyRachel Riley has revealed she was once upskirted by a male celebrity at a party. The term upskirting refers to someone taking photographs underneath another person’s clothing, without their consent.The Countdown host recalled how the star – who she did not name – put his phone under her skirt while she was playing table tennis with her husband, former Strictly Come Dancing professional Pasha Kovalev. Speaking on the Dirty Mother Pukka podcast, Rachel […]

today5 May 2022

Anne Robinson

Countdown’s Anne Robinson Dismisses ‘Nonsense’ Rachel Riley ‘Rift’ But They’re Not Exactly Best Mates

(L-R) Rachel Riley, Anne Robinson and Suzi Dent.Anne Robinson has dismissed persistent rumours of a rift between herself and Countdown’s resident maths expert Rachel Riley.The veteran presenter, who has announced she is stepping down as host of the long-running Channel 4 show after just one year, described press reports that she doesn’t get on with Rachel as “nonsense” but admitted they’re not especially close.“I’m not saying I would go on holiday […]

today4 May 2022

Anne Robinson

Anne Robinson Quits Countdown Presenting Role After One Year

Anne Robinson has quit her role as the host of Countdown after one year on the Channel 4 show.The former Weakest Link star joined the long-running letters and numbers quiz show last year, becoming its sixth presenter and the first female to take on presenting dutiesShe took over from The Apprentice’s Nick Hewer following his 10 year run at the helm.Anne, who has fronted 265 episodes, revealed she had “stayed […]

today3 May 2022