STRICTLY professional dancer Graziano Di Prima has shared his devastation after London was plunged into Tier 4 lockdown yesterday — forcing him to overlook Christmas along with his Italian household
Graziano, from Scilly, was on account of fly residence this week however round 200 flights from the UK to Europe have been cancelled after Boris Johnson introduced the brand new restrictions to cease the unfold of a rogue new pressure of Covid.
Strictly professional Graziano Di Prima will probably be caught within the UK and miss Christmas along with his Italian household following the brand new restrictionsCredit score: BBC
Prof Chris Whitty dashed hopes of households reuniting when he informed Brits to “unpack” and keep at residence on Saturday evening as all journey is banned.
The information hit Graziano arduous, and he shared a photograph on Instagram on Sunday evening which stated: “There’s one thing that you just can not purchase. Household is every thing.
“I attempted every thing potential to make my means residence nevertheless it’s not potential.”
The dancer added in his caption: “What simply occurred?..? familyiseverything”
Graziano expressed his upset on Instagram on Sunday evening
His followers rushed to his aide and shared messages of help.
One stated: “I can not go residence both… I do know your ache xx subsequent yr will probably be stunning ❤️❤️”
Yet one more typed: “??? Sorry to listen to this man! It is by no means straightforward when you may’t be with the individuals you like at Christmas ? time. However maintain your head up Graziano, as a result of I imagine issues will get higher. ?”
Graziano has already endured a lonely few months.
Graziano and fiancee Gianda LiniCredit score: Instagram
He did not have a celeb accomplice this sequence however he nonetheless danced within the Strictly group numbers and had been staying within the lockdown lodge in order that he might isolate for the present, which ended on Saturday evening.
However earlier than he joined the present, he’d already made a reputation for himself on this planet of Italian Latin dance.
The Sicilian-born professional is an Italian Latin Champion.
He represented Belgium on the World Championships, and made the highest 24 on the Latin World Championship Underneath 21s.
Since 2016, Graziano has toured the world with the dance firm Burn The Flooring, a “high-voltage theatrical dance expertise”.
He proposed to his girlfriend and fellow dancer, Gianda Lini, reside on stage in Could 2019.