Strictly Come Dancing stars pay tribute to Amy Dowden as she joins them on stage to collect National Television Award

The Strictly Come Dancing crew paid tribute to professional dancer Amy Dowden during the National Television Awards as she continues her treatment for breast cancer.

The 33-year-old joined the dancers on stage as Strictly won the Talent Show award on Tuesday night.

Former contestant and new It Takes Two host Fleur East gave Amy a special mention during her award acceptance speech.

Fleur said: “Of course the Strictly professional dancers. It's extra special because we are joined by the fabulous Amy Dowden on stage who looks absolutely incredible.”

Fellow ex-contestant Tyler West said: “We love you Am, honestly.”