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Strictly Nugent 2017

28 Dancers…..4 Judges…….2 Glitter Balls…It’s Strictly Nugent! at Liverpool Town Hall for one night only!

Sponsored by Lynbrook and Sefton Specialised Roofing, this year’s spectacular dance event aims to raise £30,000 to support children and adults living in poverty.

On October 21 2017 Strictly Nugent will see 14 amateurs partnered up with a professional dancer to compete for two Strictly Nugent Champions Awards – The Judges’ Winner and The Audience’s Winner.

The independent panel of Judges will score each dancer after their performance with the audience voting for their favourite dancer of the night.

Our MC’s are Paul Corcoran, Managing Director of Agent Marketing and our Fundraising Assistant Francesca D’Arcy.

Giving Len and Darcy a run for their money will be our team of Judges:

Malcolm Kennedy – Liverpool’s Lord Mayor,

Helen Jones – BBC Radio Merseyside presenter

Karen Gallagher – CEO of MDI (Merseyside Dance Initiative)

Normandie Wragg – Nugent CEO and Chair Mersey Swing CIC

Our Dancers: (you can sponsor individual dancers by following the link)

Competitor Dance Teacher Dance Sponsor link
Natalie Willetts Paul Doyle Charleston Sponsor Natalie
Mark Wellbelove Amanda Richmond Salsa Sponsor Mark
Wayne Townson Kate Hodgson Cha Cha Sponsor Wayne
Lisa Heron Colin Smith Tango Sponsor Lisa
Rob Jackson Sian Kirkham Ceroc (Modern Jive) Sponsor Rob
Frances Molloy Ben Cosgrove Viennese Waltz Sponsor Frances
Gina Riccio Marcel Moritz Salsa
Dave Verburg Amy Lewis Cha Cha Sponsor Dave
Margaret Kilroe Craig Jones Cha Cha Sponsor Margaret
Vasco Xavier Libby Rothwell Jive Sponsor Vasco
Dawn Knowles Steven Williams Modern Jive Sponsor Dawn
Julie Roche Ted Williams Modern Jive Sponsor Julie
Antony Strode Natalie Curry Jive Sponsor Antony

We couldn’t have made this happen without the valuable support of our sponsors. 

There’s still time to join our corporate sponsors in supporting the event : Strictly Nugent Sponsorship


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Specialised Designs

Anthony Strode, Company Director is not only taking part in this year’s Strictly Nugent, but also has come on board as a main sponsor. He has been a supporter of Nugent for a while and has just opened Specialised Designs, which is part of Sefton Specialised Roofing and provide bespoke garden pods.

Trophy Sponsors: Sefton Specialised Roofing

Drinks Sponsor: All About Family

Each Dancers training is provided by a professional dancer from the following dance Schools:

Ceroc Addiction – Liverpool

Merseyside Dance Initiative

Jive Teddy

Dance Passion

Twilight Diamonds Dance Club

And finally, thanks to the following for providing amazing support:

Helen Wynn from  Carrington’s Catering

Chris and Nick from Image play


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