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Stacey Dooley boards helicopter searching for drug narcos ‘This makes me nervous’

March 26, 2020

 Journalist and filmmaker Stacey Dooley, 34, shared a revealing video on her Instagram account with her 794,000 followers The Strictly Come Dancing winner posted a clip of her on a helicopter and confessed that she felt nervous to be up in the air  The television personality spoke to her camera as the helicopter headed off towards the ocean  In what appeared to be research for a new documentary, Stacey explained that the crew on the chopper were looking for boats that were carrying illegal substances  She said: “I love my job with all my whole entire heart but this always makes me nervous  “We’re in a chopper today and we’re ready to take off.”  READ MORE Stacey Dooley spends time apart from Strictly beau Kevin Clifton  She continued: “This is how we know what’s going on and keep an eye on the ground and in the waters  “They are looking for narco boats that are looking for coke from ships that have left from Latin America or hashish that is coming from Morocco ” A rather nervous looking Stacey added: “Wish me luck.” While it remains unconfirmed what she series or film she is currently shooting, she is well known for creating hard-hitting documentary series  In this year alone she released the documentaries Stacey Meets the IS Brides and Stacey Dooley, Face to Face with the Bounty Hunters  The Strictly Come Dancing 2018 winner was also named Grazia’s new contributing editor for Investigations  Yesterday Stacey shared snippets from a new Hunger magazine interview, in which she said she was amazed that people were so interested in her private life  Taking to her Instagram stories again, she said that the interest “blew her mind”   Stacey explained: “It honestly blows my mind that people give a s**t about who I fancy, or who I’m dating, when professionally I’m conducting interviews with some of the most recognisable terrorists in the world  “Or covering paedophilic rings. Or discussing youth homelessness. Or conflict in Syria and Iraq Or mental health units. Femicide rates in Honduras… I could go on and on.” She met her current partner of one year, Kevin Clifton, last year on Strictly, in which the pair won the coveted glitter ball trophy  The presenter revealed to the Guardian earlier this year that she deliberately tried to keep intimate details of her relationship with the professional dancer under wraps Trending READ MORE Kevin Clifton reveals his ‘dream’ move on Strictly Come Dancing  She said: “Kev and I have agreed not to go into too much detail about our private lives because you can’t really indulge that and then ask for privacy  “That’s why we’ve turned down interviews that have offered us tens of thousands of pounds  “What I am happy to say is Kev’s amazing, I’m happy, life happens, I’ve got an amazing career and I’m very lucky ” 

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