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Amy Dowden is a Welsh ballroom and Latin American dancer. Dowden and her dancing partner Ben Jones are the current British National Champions in Latin American Dance.[1][2]

In 2017, Dowden appeared as a professional dancer in the fifteenth series of the British BBC TV talent show Strictly Come Dancing, partnered with comedian Brian Conley.[3] She is the first Welsh professional to take part in the show.[2] Following her elimination with Conley, Dowden won the Children in Need Special partnered with Blue Peter presenter Mark Curry.[citation needed] She is returning for her second series in 2018.[4]


  • 1 Strictly Come Dancing
    • 1.1 Performances with Brian Conley
  • 2 Personal life
  • 3 References
  • 4 External links

Strictly Come Dancing[edit]

Performances with Brian Conley[edit]

Personal life[edit]

Dowden is from Caerphilly, South Wales and began dancing at the age of eight.[5]