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Judi Love ‘gutted’ as she misses Strictly partner Graziano’s wedding due to Covid

Judi Love was ready to fly out to Sicily to see her former Strictly Come Dancing partner Graziano Di Prima marry the love of his life Giada Lini last weekend, but she, unfortunately, missed the wedding due to Covid. Speaking to us in her OK! column, Judi said: "Last weekend, I’d planned to fly out to Italy to the wedding of my dear friend and Strictly partner Graziano Di Prima, who tied the knot to his beautiful fiancée and fellow dancer Giada Lini.

"Even though I was gutted to miss it, I’m so pleased for the happy couple - it looked like a stunning day filled with such happiness." She continued: "It’s been beautiful to know both Graz and Giada this last year, they both bring such joy to everyone around them. Sending them lots of love and a lifetime of unity, love and blessings." Graziano and Giada - who first fell in love while they were partnered up on their first Italian TV dance show in 2014 - married in a local church in the south of Sicily in front of their friends and family.

Graziano arrived at the church at 3pm on the Saturday with his two best men, his brother and best friend Arduino. Supporting him with his duties as groom were his three pageboys Daniele, Michael, both six, and Raul, four - who were looking smart as ever in blue and white.

Strictly star Johannes Radebe was also set to join Judi as he initially had the honour of being best man, but was unable to make it due to visa issues. “He called me crying on the day,” said Graziano.

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