Ellie Leach goes make-up free as she departs Manchester hotel with Bobby Brazier for next Strictly tour stop after ‘enjoying a string of dates’

Ellie Leach looked in high spirits as she left her Manchester hotel followed by Bobby Brazier for the next Strictly Come Dancing tour date on Sunday morning.

The Coronation Street actress, 22, and the EastEnders actor, 20, are believed to be in a secret romance and have enjoyed a ‘string of dates’ as they tour the country for the Strictly tour.

Ellie showed off her natural beauty as she stepped out in a pair of khaki leggings which she teamed with an oversized black sweatshirt.

She kept it casual in a pair of black slippers and added a stylish long black leather coat.

The soap star styled her long brunette locks into a neat high bun and accessorized with a gold chain necklace.

Ellie Leach looked in good spirits as she left her hotel for the Strictly Come Dancing tour in Manchester on Sunday morning

Ellie Leach looked in good spirits as she left her hotel for the Strictly Come Dancing tour in Manchester on Sunday morning

Bobby Brazier, 20, followed close behind amid the pair's secret romance and 'string of dates' as they tour the country

Bobby Brazier, 20, followed close behind amid the pair’s secret romance and ‘string of dates’ as they tour the country

Meanwhile, Bobby cut a casual figure in a black zip-up hoodie and matching sweatpants as he wore a pair of headphones as he left.

He added a padded navy coat and opted for a pair of beige UGGs while carrying two large bags.

Meanwhile, Judge Shirley Ballas (63) wrapped up warmly in a black winter hat and a white scarf.

She was all smiles as she wore a black sweatshirt, leggings and chunky leather boots.

Layton Williams looked effortlessly cool in a black tracksuit which he teamed with white sweatpants, a scarf and a Nike baseball cap.

Annabel Croft looked stylish in a floral red maxi dress and black boots which she wore under a long black padded coat.

She looked in high spirits as she opted for black sunglasses and donned a gray winter hat.

Annabel wore her Strictly lanyard around her neck and carried her belongings around in a cow print bag.

Meanwhile, Judge Shirley Ballas (63) wrapped up warmly in a black winter hat and a white scarf

Meanwhile, Judge Shirley Ballas (63) wrapped up warmly in a black winter hat and a white scarf

Annabel Croft looked stylish in a floral red maxi dress and black boots which she wore under a long black padded coat

Annabel Croft looked stylish in a floral red maxi dress and black boots which she wore under a long black padded coat

Layton Williams looked effortlessly cool in a black tracksuit which he teamed with white sweatpants, a scarf and a Nike baseball cap

Layton Williams looked effortlessly cool in a black tracksuit which he teamed with white sweatpants, a scarf and a Nike baseball cap

Nikita Kuzmin was seen walking hand-in-hand with his girlfriend Lauren Jaine as they left the hotel together.

The professional dancer dressed smartly in a beige checked coat which he teamed with denim jeans and a large blue scarf.

Elsewhere, professional dancers Graziano Di Prima and Kai Widdrington looked in high spirits as they left their hotel with huge bags.

Aadiya Bychkova cut a low key figure in black sunglasses which she teamed with a khaki baseball cap as she picked up a coffee.

Ellie and Bobby’s romance rumors began in early January when insiders reported that they were performing close by on Strictly Come Dancing Live!

Earlier this week, Nikita Kuzmin shared cozy snaps of Ellie and Bobby holding hands in the middle of their ‘secret dates’.

Bobby was reportedly seen knocking on Ellie’s hotel room door in just his pants while staying at the Malmaison Hotel in Birmingham.

To celebrate the start of the tour, a party was thrown in the hotel bar when the soap star was spotted in his underwear on the sixth floor.

Nikita Kuzmin was seen walking hand-in-hand with his girlfriend Lauren Jaine as they left the hotel together

Nikita Kuzmin was seen walking hand-in-hand with his girlfriend Lauren Jaine as they left the hotel together

Elsewhere, professional dancers Graziano Di Prima and Kai Widdrington looked in good spirits as they left their hotel with huge bags

Elsewhere, professional dancers Graziano Di Prima and Kai Widdrington looked in good spirits as they left their hotel with huge bags

Nadiya Bychkova cut a low-key figure in black sunglasses which she teamed with a khaki baseball cap as she picked up a coffee

Nadiya Bychkova cut a low-key figure in black sunglasses which she teamed with a khaki baseball cap as she picked up a coffee

It comes as Nikita Kuzmin shared cozy photos of Ellie and Bobby holding hands amid their 'secret dates' (pictured with Robbie Kmetoni and Kai Widdrington) on Wednesday

It comes as Nikita Kuzmin shared cozy photos of Ellie and Bobby holding hands amid their ‘secret dates’ (pictured with Robbie Kmetoni and Kai Widdrington) on Wednesday

A hotel guest told The sun: ‘Bobby was down our hall knocking on Ellie’s door after their late night bash at the hotel.

“Bobby clearly wasn’t shy about being almost in the buff as we headed to breakfast.”

The pair were also pictured enjoying time together away from their Strictly co-stars, enjoying a date at Nando’s earlier this month and arriving at hotels together.

Ellie and her professional partner Vito Coppola were crowned Strictly champions last year, with the pair repeatedly plagued by romance rumors throughout the series.

The former Coronation Street actress became the show’s youngest ever winner when she pipped Bobby and Layton to the post.

Following the news of her and Bobby's rumored romance, her cheating ex-boyfriend Reagan Pettman says he wants to 'rebuild the trust' (pictured before their split last year)

Following the news of her and Bobby’s rumored romance, her cheating ex-boyfriend Reagan Pettman says he wants to ‘rebuild the trust’ (pictured before their split last year)

Following the news of her and Bobby’s rumored romance, her cheating ex-boyfriend, Reagan Pettman, says he wants to ‘rebuild the trust’ with the star.

He admitted that he was ‘not proud’ of kissing another girl behind her back. He told The sun on Sunday: ‘I hurt her and broke her heart. I’m not proud of it.’

Ellie dated dancer Reagan for five years before his infidelity led to their split in May last year.

Ellie reportedly joined the cast of Strictly last year to heal her heartbreak after her break-up.