Carol Vorderman passes her pilot's licence test

Carol Vorderman is one step closer to realising her dream of flying solo around the world after passing her pilot's licence test.

Loose Woman Carol Vorderman pictured after passing her private pilot's licence test. Credit: Tim Ireland/PA Wire

The Loose Women presenter celebrated by hugging her boyfriend Graham Duff, a former Red Arrows pilot, after being told she had passed her test at Gloucestershire Airport, near Cheltenham.

Carol Vorderman smiles after taking her test but before knowing the outcome. Credit: Tim Ireland/PA Wire

"I'm a pilot. I did it," Vorderman screamed as she found out the news.

Carol Vorderman at the Staverton Flying School at Gloucester Airport. Credit: Tim Ireland/PA Wire

The maths whizz will collect her private pilot's licence (PPL) next week and then she can officially fly with passengers.