Donna Air revealed she’s broken her spine in two places but said she’s looking forward to “getting back to her dancing shoes”.
The actress and TV presenter, 43, has shared photos of herself wearing a neck brace and hospital gown on Instagram with her more than 100,000 followers.
She captioned the post: “Wow, the year ended with a bang. Just when I thought this Christmas would be unrestricted – I broke my spine in two places.
“I guess sometimes we get stopped and reminded again to keep it simple, looking forward to seeing a lot of you when I’m back in my dancing shoes.
“I am grateful to my closest and dearest people who have made me smile over the past two weeks, especially @freyaaspinalll AKA ‘The Elves Saved Christmas. A most natural COO and expert shopping.
“To all of you lots of love, Merry Christmas to everyone & those who are facing their own challenges, remember this too will pass.”
Friends and famous faces sent their best wishes to the actress, TV presenter Lisa Snowdon said: “Oh honey, that is horrible. Sending love and speedy recovery xxx”
Former What Not To Wear host Susannah Constantine said: “What the hell MeDonna? When? How? Poor child. Sending great love xxxx”
Air rose to fame on Byker Grove and went on to appear in a number of movies and TV series, and presented a number of shows including Channel 4’s Big Breakfast.
https://www.independent.ie/entertainment/actress-donna-air-reveals-she-has-fractured-her-spine-in-two-places-42241956.html Actress Donna Air revealed she broke her spine in two places