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Thursday 12th December 2019

Fans express concern as 'shaken' Ruth Langsford reveals painful injury after nasty fall

Her husband Eamonn Holmes said she was left "shaken"

Ruth Langsford has revealed nasty knee injuries she suffered after falling over at the Epsom Derby.

The This Morning presenter, who attended the event with her husband Eamonn Holmes, took to Instagram on Saturday to share a photo of her knees, which were bruised and cut.

Ruth told fans that she fell over on her way out of the event but insisted she wasn't drunk!

Think you need lots of bubbly to help recover from the shock.
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So....wonderful day at the Derby @epsomdownsracecourse until I fell over on my way out! Ouch! Before you ask...I WASN’T drunk!! #fallingover #embarrassing

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She wrote: "So....wonderful day at the Derby @epsomdownsracecourse until I fell over on my way out! Ouch!

"Before you ask...I WASN'T drunk!! #fallingover #embarrassing."

Fans were quick to express concern and send Ruth their well-wishes.

One person said: "Oh NO!! My goodness that looks so painful. Think you need lots of bubbly to help recover from the shock."

Another wrote: "Oh dear Ruth. I really hope you're okay... no lasting damage. Sending lots of love and hugs. Look after yourself."

Eamonn said Ruth was left "shaken" by the incident (Credit: Instagram)

A third added: "Ouch!!!! Oh my goodness hope you’re okay!"

Ruth's celebrity pals were also quick to make sure she was okay.

Her This Morning co-star hubby Eamonn commented: "Poor you ....I'll kiss them better darling."

Rochelle Humes said: "Oh no!!!! You're still fabulous," while Amanda Holden added: "Omg. Poor Ruth."

Eamonn also shared the picture of Ruth's injured knees as he told his fans about her fall.

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Well that was a fun day and a great catch up with so many friends. #TheDerby @epsomdownsracecourse @thejockeyclub

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He said: "Even though there were no fences at @epsomdownsracecourse today... my poor @ruthlangsford fell at the last one, ironically while thanking the police and paramedics who kept everyone safe.

"She's a bit shaken and stirred but fine."

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The couple attended the event alongside many other famous faces, including Good Morning Britain preseneter Charlotte Hawkins, Clare Balding and former Coronation Street actor Ryan Thomas.

Eamonn looked dapper in a suit while Ruth looked stunning in a light blue Michael Kors lace dress with Jimmy Choo heels.

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