Ali Hewson and Adi Roche Win Major Award
Ali Hewson and Adi Roche have won a major award for their amazing charity work.
The pair were awarded the “Princess Grace Humanitarian Award” from Prince Albert in Monaco tonight.
This major recognition comes after their work in helping thousands of children affected by the Chernobyl nuclear disaster in 1986. Between them, they have raised more than €100m for Chernobyl Children International.
Adi Roche is a peace campaigner and a former Irish presidential candidate while Ali is a successful businesswomen and the wife of U2 frontman Bono.
The prestigious accolade will be presented at a gala dinner in Monte Carlo this evening.
Also in attendance at the event were Keith Duffy and his wife Lisa, TV chef Clodagh McKenna and TV presenter Kathryn Thomas.