Strictly's Ola Jordan enjoys sweet bonding moment with baby Ella

James and Ola welcomed little Ella in February

Sharnaz Shahid

It's coming up to six months since she gave birth to her first child, and it seems Ola Jordan could not be more in love with her daughter Ella. Taking to her Instagram Stories on Tuesday, the former Strictly Come Dancing star melted hearts by sharing a heartwarming snap of her cuddling her baby, who was fast asleep.

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"Mama loves you," the doting mum simply wrote. The professional dancer, who is married to James Jordan, has clearly been relishing motherhood as she often posts sweet pictures and videos of their cherished moments together.

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However, just weeks after welcoming little Ella, Ola's father-in-law Allan was rushed to hospital on three separate occasions after suffering three stokes. It's been two weeks since James revealed the heartbreaking news of finally finding found out the true extent of his dad's health.

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Speaking to HELLO! in his weekly column, James confirmed that his "hero" has been told he only has a year to live as doctors have discovered an inoperable brain tumour. "We went to the doctors the other day to have the results of the biopsy, and they've given him a year to live," he explained.


Ola Jordan shared this sweet snap with baby Ella

"It's as bad as it can be. They're saying it's the strongest grade of tumour. It is in the brain, it affects his speech and his understanding and his movement on his right side so they can't operate on it. They're going to put him on radiotherapy and chemotherapy and it's just prolonging it. They said the best case, it'll be a year."

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Overcome with emotion, Ola took over and said: "It's been really hard. We haven't got good news." On how the news has deeply impacted him, James explained: "It's horrendous at the moment. Having Ella is the only thing that puts a smile on my face at the moment. I've got to be strong for my baby but to be honest, I'm really really, for the first time in my life, struggling so much. I can't explain the pain that I'm feeling, it's just horrendous. It's the worst time of my life."