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Strictly’s Ellie Leach ‘gutted after accidently breaking replica Glitterball Trophy’

Strictly’s Ellie Leach ‘gutted after accidently breaking replica Glitterball Trophy’

Sign up to our free IndyArts newsletter for all the latest entertainment news and reviews Sign up to our free IndyArts newsletter Strictly Come Dancing winner Ellie Leach has been left “gutted” after a replica of the Glitterball Trophy broke just two weeks after her win on the show. The former Coronation Street star, 22, who lifted the trophy with her professional dance partner Vito Coppola was given a replica of the trophy to take home following her victory, but its plastic writing has since snapped off. The actor has now reportedly asked her dad to try and repair it. “Ellie was gutted that she hasn’t been able to show off her trophy after so many of her friends are desperate to hold it. Luckily Ellie’s dad Al is good at fixing things so she gave it to him to put back together. It is her prized possession and she can’t wait to put it up in the house,” a source reportedly told The Sun. After the pair’s victory, Leach wrote on Instagram: “This win …