Strictly cheats to stay on show as BBC head of television backs

After a day of crisis talks between the BBC’s senior executives, Walsh and his management, it was announced that the comedian will return on Saturday night’s show to dance with his professional partner, Katya Jones. Want the best of The Telegraph direct to your email and WhatsApp? Sign up to our free twice-daily  Front Page newsletter and new  audio briefings. Photographs of the pair kissing in the street prompted Walsh’s girlfriend, Rebecca Humphries, to release an extraordinary open letter on Monday night. The BBC has drawn the ire of women’s campaigners after its head of television, Charlotte Moore, opted to keep Seann Walsh on Strictly Come Dancing and rejected his former girlfriend’s accusations of emotional abuse. She said he had branded her a “psycho” when she asked if he and Jones were becoming close, and went on: “I have a voice…