Sam Quek confirms baby joy after heartbreaking miscarriage

I'm A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here! star Sam Quek has announced she is pregnant.

For former English hockey player confirmed the news adding it's 'surreal'.

Sam says she is already six months along but her and partner Tom Mair had decided to keep the news quiet for a bit.

She is due to give birth early 2021.

"It’s been quite surreal because we’ve kept it private," she told OK! magazine.

“Being able to talk about it, it now feels real. I’m really, really excited."

Sam and Tom, who married two years ago, explained that they kept the news a secret partly due to Sam suffering a miscarriage 11 months ago.

Recalling the heartbreak, Sam said she blamed herself for what happened.

Sam said: "I didn’t want to speak to anyone.

"I had guilt and shame that it was my fault.

"I was looking back at everything I did during pregnancy and replaying every single minute.

"I put it all on me and my body. But I never said that to Tom at the time."

Sam shot to fame playing Hockey for Team GB at the Olympics and winning Gold.

She jetted out and took part in 2016 alongside Scarlett Moffatt, Adam Thomas and Joel Dommett.

After 22 days in the camp she narrowly missed out on a place in the final.

Speaking to Ant and Dec after leaving the jungle, Sam said: "I'm so nervous and so happy, I cant believe it. I never expected to get so far.

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"I'm shaking, I'm a bit emotional. Yesterday felt like the final, all of us were so tight."

"My Olympic gold medal was just the pinnacle, and to end 2016 like this, to being the top four was surreal.

"I'm so humbled. Its when you sit back and think outside the jungle people are calling to vote for you, I cant comprehend it."

As she left the show via the famous rope bridge her adoring partne Tom was there to meet her with a bunch of white flowers.

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