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S Club 7 singer Jo O’Meara overcomes her fears as she takes takes to the skies for wing walk 

Jo O’Meara showed that she could bravely overcome her fears as she took to the skies for a charity wingwalk on Sunday.

The S Club 7 singer donned in an eye catching yellow T-shirt and dark blue denim jeans as she raised money for the dog charity K9 Angels in Essex.

The star, 43, was strapped on top of the wing of the plane before taking off into the skies for the daredevil stunt. 

‘Lots of nerves, a few tears’: Jo O’Meara, 43, put on a brave face as she conquered her fear of heights to wingwalk for charity on Sunday

The former Big Brother star swept her long blonde tresses out of her face as she put on a pair of clear goggles. 

Taking to Instagram, Jo shared a short clip of her preparing to take off in the orange plane. 

She penned: ‘I DID IT!!! Never in my wildest dreams did I think I could take on the #wingwalkchallenge! 

'I DID IT!!!': The S Club 7 singer sported an eye catching yellow T-shirt and dark blue denim jeans as she raised money for the dog charity K9 Angels

‘I DID IT!!!’: The S Club 7 singer sported an eye catching yellow T-shirt and dark blue denim jeans as she raised money for the dog charity K9 Angels

Wow! The star was spotted being strapped on top of the wing of the plane before taking off into the skies for the daredevil stunt

Wow! The star was spotted being strapped on top of the wing of the plane before taking off into the skies for the daredevil stunt

‘Lots of nerves, a few tears ! But all for a wonderful cause raising money and awareness for our @thek9angels!’

The brave stunt follows after Jo spoke of a life-threatening incident that occurred during a flight to New Zealand in 2016.

She told Celebrity Skin Talk she suffered medical complications mid-flight that ‘almost killed’ her and was taken to hospital immediately after landing.

Preparing: The former Big Brother star swept her long blonde tresses out of her face as she put on a pair of clear goggles

Preparing: The former Big Brother star swept her long blonde tresses out of her face as she put on a pair of clear goggles

Exciting: The singer opted for a radiant palette of makeup and rocked a pair of black sports trainers

 Exciting: The singer opted for a radiant palette of makeup and rocked a pair of black sports trainers

Incredible: Taking to Instagram, Jo shared a short clip of her preparing to take off in the orange plane, revealing she'd be facing her fear of heights in spectacular fashion

Incredible: Taking to Instagram, Jo shared a short clip of her preparing to take off in the orange plane, revealing she’d be facing her fear of heights in spectacular fashion

‘Back in 2016, I had a bit of a situation. I got a strangulated bowel on a plane and I had to be rushed into surgery,’ Jo explained to host Scott McGlynn.

‘It nearly killed me, to be honest. I was in hospital for a really long time,’ she revealed.

‘They wouldn’t let me fly home because I was so poorly. I then found out a trauma can help bring on adult acne, which I didn’t know existed until I had it myself.’

Wow: Jo admitted she shed a few tears but shared an excited post writing: 'Never in my wildest dreams did I think I could take on the #wingwalkchallenge!'

 Wow: Jo admitted she shed a few tears but shared an excited post writing: ‘Never in my wildest dreams did I think I could take on the #wingwalkchallenge!’

'It nearly killed me, to be honest': Earlier this year Jo spoke of a life-threatening incident that occurred during a flight to New Zealand in 2016

‘It nearly killed me, to be honest’: Earlier this year Jo spoke of a life-threatening incident that occurred during a flight to New Zealand in 2016

She continued: ‘It’s so horrible as there is not a thing I could do about it.’

Jo rose to fame as a member of pop band S Club 7 in the late 1990s and early 2000s.

Despite being part of one of Britain’s biggest musical exports, her first solo album only reached No. 48 in the charts when it was released in 2005.

She took a break from the spotlight after finding herself at the centre of a race row with Jade Goody and Danielle Lloyd on Celebrity Big Brother in 2007.

Terrified: The singer told Celebrity Skin Talk she suffered medical complications mid-flight that 'almost killed' her and was taken to hospital immediately after landing

Terrified: The singer told Celebrity Skin Talk she suffered medical complications mid-flight that ‘almost killed’ her and was taken to hospital immediately after landing 

'It nearly killed me, to be honest. I was in hospital for a really long time,' she revealed

‘It nearly killed me, to be honest. I was in hospital for a really long time,’ she revealed

The trio was accused of racist and bullying behaviour towards fellow housemate Shilpa Shetty, an Indian model and actress.

Jo left fans stunned last year when she unveiled her new look on ITV’s Lorraine.

The musician chatted to presenter Christine Lampard ahead of the release of her new solo album With Love.

Jo, who previously revealed she quit smoking and alcohol as part of a lifestyle overhaul, surprised many viewers with her drastically different appearance.

Career: Jo was a member of S Club 7 alongside (L-R, circa 1999) Tina Barrett, Paul Cattermole, Rachel Stevens, Hannah Spearritt, Bradley McIntosh and Jon Lee

Career: Jo was a member of S Club 7 alongside (L-R, circa 1999) Tina Barrett, Paul Cattermole, Rachel Stevens, Hannah Spearritt, Bradley McIntosh and Jon Lee

Throwback: Jo is best known for being part of S Club 7 in the late '90s and early 2000s (pictured in 1999)

Interview: She left fans stunned last year when she unveiled her new look on ITV's Lorraine

Throwback: Jo left fans stunned last year when she unveiled her new look on ITV’s Lorraine

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