Emmerdale star Lucy Pargeter, who plays Chastity Dingle, is expecting twins in the spring, the soap has confirmed

Emmerdale star Lucy Pargeter is pregnant with twins.

The actress, who plays Chastity Dingle in the ITV soap, has an 11-year-old daughter with her partner, football goalkeeping coach Rudi Coleano (pictured).

A spokeswoman for Emmerdale said: “Lucy Pargeter and her partner Rudi Coleano are delighted to announce they are expecting twins spring 2017.

“They will be long-awaited siblings for their daughter, Lola.”

 

Lucy, 39, has appeared in Emmerdale since 2002 and competed in I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here! in 2013, the series which was won by singer Kian Egan.