Kevin Clifton proved he is nonetheless on good terms with ex-wife Karen Clifton just after he wished her satisfied birthday – just a single day just after his sweet tribute to rumoured girlfriend Stacey Dooley was revealed.

Karen Clifton and Kevin Clifton

The Strictly star, 36, was the initial to comment on fellow dancer Karen’s spectacular Instagram post, which sees her pose with a beautiful bouquet of flowers as she celebrated turning 37 on Saturday.

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Captioning the snap, she mentioned: ‘Feeling quite particular on my birthday .. Thank you for all your beautiful messages.. #birthdaygirl #37 #what #sunflower#olderandwiser.’ See the photo Right here!

Rushing to send his ideal wishes on her particular day, Kevin commented: ‘Happy birthday U. Have a wicked a single.’

Kevin Clifton

Kevin’s message comes just after he paid tribute to fellow Strictly companion and new ‘girlfriend’ Stacey, for the duration of a touching speech on the opening evening of his new stage show Burn the Floor.

In the speech, Kevin admitted that he’s struggled with ‘upheaval’ in his individual life.

He mentioned: ‘In the final couple of years I’ve noticed huge upheaval in my individual life and it hasn’t constantly been quick.

‘There have been a lot of issues thrown at me. At instances I’ve struggled. And the instances I’ve struggled and I was in a bit of a rut I didn’t know what to do.’

Kevin Clifton

Speaking about the damaging publicity surrounding his individual life, Kevin added: ‘It gets hard and I’m not the ideal at dealing with it.

‘But at that point Burn the Floor stepped in once again and the producers gave me a get in touch with and mentioned, “Why do not you come residence.” So it felt proper and I came residence.

‘And thanks to Miss Stacey Dooley, I can ultimately say I’m the Strictly champion just after six years of attempting. It is a miracle.’

The adorbs message of course comes amid rumours of a romance in between Stacey and Kevin – just after Stacey’s ex, Sam Tucknott, claimed that the documentary maker had ended their 5-year partnership to be with Kevin.

Kevin Clifton

Immediately after Sam’s claims, Stacey herself took to social media to reveal that there are ‘two sides’ to just about every story.

She wrote: ‘Anyone with any adult life practical experience knows there are two sides to just about every story. I haven’t got the time or power to right some of the utter nonsense I’ve study on right here.

‘Re Sam, I loved him v a lot and only want him happiness and results going forward.’

Neither Kevin nor Stacey has commented officially on the rumours of their romance.