The caption read: “From the bottom of my heart a billion thank yous to the extraordinary #nhsworkers whose skills, dedication and downright guts in the face of so much personal risk, are keeping my Derek alive, just as they are doing for thousands of covid patients.
“I’m afraid he is still in a deeply critical condition, but he is still here, which means there is hope,” she wrote.
“Sending so much love and support to the thousands who have had that hope for their loved ones stolen by this hideous disease. You are not alone and I hope that helps give you strength to withstand the torture of grief.
She went on to thank all the people who have helped her and her family through this tough time, as she resides at home with daughter Darcey and younger son William.