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Scunthorpe celeb announced for new series of Dancing on Ice

Former X Factor and I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here star Jake Quickenden has been announced to appear in the upcoming series of Dancing on Ice.

The 29-year-old from Scunthorpe will be hitting the ice when the new series of the ITV show airs in January 2018.

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Love Island winner Kem Cetinay, 2016 Great British Bake Off winner Candice Brown and Coronation Street actress Brooke Vincent have all been announced for the show.

Jake first came to fame in 2012 when he was knocked out of the X Factor at the Judges Houses stage before returning to the show two years later and being eliminated in the third live show.

Less than a month after his 2014 X Factor exit, Jake flew out to Australia to appear on I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here, where he finished runner up to motorbike racer Carl Fogarty.