'The biggest adventure of our lives': Steve Backshall and wife Helen Glover expecting twins

Safeeyah Kazi
Happy days: The pair boasted the news on social media: Eamonn M. McCormack/Getty

Steve Backshall and Helen Glover have revealed they are expecting twins.

The married couple broke the news by posting identical images on Twitter.

One showed Glover standing on a boat while flashing her baby bump and the other was of Backshall with two goslings.

Deadly host Backshall tweeted: “On the boat with my three favourite people; seems this summer we’ll have some little ones of our own... @Helenglovergb.”

Olympic rower Glover, 31, tweeted: “Soooo...The biggest adventure of our lives.. 2 little (chicks) of our own arriving this summer!!! @SteveBackshall.”

Fans were quick to congratulate the pair on the “brilliant news”.