CARIng: 1. Valerie Patterson & Jackie O'Sullivan; 2. Alan Hughes & Miriam Ahern; 3.. Sharon Bannerton & Jean Clinch. (Pix. Brian McEvoy)
Miriam Ahern hosted her annual summer lunch and fashion show in aid of CARI, supported by RTÉ 2fm and M&S at The Shelbourne Hotel Dublin. This year marks the 10th Anniversary of the annual summertime lunch which was hosted by Alan Hughes. The afternoon kicked off with a champagne reception followed by a fashion show by Karen Millen, Coast, Oasis, Bastyan, M&S and Cari’s Closet.
Guests on the day included Georgina Byrne, Cecelia Ahern, Yvonne Keating, Lisa Duffy, Jane Given, RTÉ Sonya Lennon, Colm Hayes and Ruth Scott from RTÉ 2fm. Also in attendance were Ian Galvin , Lisa Fitzpatrick, Fair City’s Ciara O’Callaghan, Louise Loughman, Virginia Macari and Roz Flanagan all supporting the charity that provides professional, child therapy and counselling services to children and families who have been affected by child sex abuse.