Former Leigh Academy student confirmed for Strictly.

Former Leigh Academy student HRVY (Harvey Leigh Cantwell) is the latest contestant to be confirmed for this season of Strictly Come Dancing.

The 21 year old pop star has a 10 million strong social media following, has sold out two UK and European tours and now joins the likes of comedian Bill Bailey and Olympian Nicola Adams OBE I’m competing in one of the flagship shows of the BBC.

The Leigh Academy wishes HRVY the very best of luck and we will all be cheering you on each week!

Click here to view the BBC blog post.