Actress still competes in ITV show
Roxanne Pallet was rushed to hospital on Tuesday after dislocating her rib.
She had been due to judgeChildren’s Champions – an event that honours those who work above and beyond the call of duty for youngsters – the following day, but was forced to text in her choices from her hospital bed.
‘I was so disappointed I couldn’t join the judging in person,’ she tells the News Of The World. ‘I’d studied the shortlisted nominations and they were inspirational.’
Despite the set-back, Roxanne managed to perform in last night’s show and has vowed to be at the Children’s Champions awards ceremeony on 4 March, where winners will meet Gordon Brown.
Meanwhile, two other Dancing On Ice stars have been injured.
Former Liberty X star Jessica Taylor suffered bruised ribs during training and Zoe Salmon received treatment for painful muscle spasms.