The two hit it off while working on Liverpool's "Jack and The Beanstalk" pantomime, reports dailymail.co.uk.
The "Strictly Come Dancing" judge, 58, was spotted walking arm-in-arm with Taylor, 44, on a romantic date here last week in pictures obtained by The Sun.
Another insider added: "Shirley is in the very early days of dating Daniel, but she is not in a relationship and he is not her boyfriend. Shirley has been open about being single for the past four-and-half years but feels ready to put herself out there again and start enjoying life."
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