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24th Sep 2019

It’s official! Maura Higgins has confirmed that she’s joining the cast of Dancing On Ice

Rebecca O'Keeffe

We’re so excited!

Lads, we have some glorious news.

Maura Higgins, the unofficial queen of Ireland, has officially confirmed that she’ll be swapping her heels for ice skates.

The Longford lady has announced that she will be a contestant on the new season of Dancing On Ice.

Taking to instagram this afternoon, Maura wrote:

“Cats out of the bag!!! I’m joining the cast of this years @dancingonice ?? and wow… I just can not contain my excitement.”

And yeah, we’re excited too.

LOADS of people have commented on the post, wishing Maura the best of luck.

Love Island winner (and Irish heartthrob) Greg O’Shea wrote: “So delighted for you, massive congrats!!!”

One fan wrote: “Was hoping you would be in the jungle!! But this is still amazing news xx”

There’s always next year for the jungle though, right?

The exciting news doesn’t stop there, as Michael Barrymore has also been confirmed for the show.

Speaking about the exciting news, Michael said:

“I’m delighted to say that I’ll be joining the Dancing on Ice line up for 2020. I’m looking forward to meeting Holly and Phil.”

“I’m very excited…it’s performance time!”