Britain’s most successful gymnast Beth Tweddle is unable to walk without assistance.
The star is currently recovering from surgery following a horror crash while taking part on Channel 4 show The Jump.
Her parents Ann and Jerry revealed the news in their latest statement: “Since her surgery, Beth has managed to walk a few steps whilst being assisted by the nursing team.
“She is still very tired from the operation but the medical team are pleased with the progress she is making. At the moment we aren’t certain of the timescale for her recovery. We are taking each day as it comes and will update you when there is further news.”
They added: “The medical staff here in Austria have been fantastic, they have been so helpful, patient and incredibly attentive. We cannot thank them enough for what they’ve done for our daughter.