Last year could very easily have become the worst of Alexandra Burke’s life, having lost her 53-year-old mother Melissa Bell to kidney failure.
But the former X Factor winner refused to be beaten. Instead, Alexandra finished 2017 by coming second to Joe McFadden in Strictly Come Dancing and getting engaged to her long-term boyfriend Josh Ginnelly.
Hi, Alexandra! We last saw you on our screens doing Strictly. Have you kept up with the dancing?
Have you kept in touch with Gorka [Márquez, Alexandra’s partner on Strictly] since the show?
Alexandra Burke is supporting ‘SlimDance’, a new SlimFast campaign that champions the power of dance as a powerful weight-loss motivator and expression of life’s ‘victory moments’. Alexandra lost two stone following the SlimFast 3.2.1. Plan. Visit slimfast.co.uk to find out more.