Saoirse Faughnan from Letterkenny has been crowned as the new London Rose.
Outgoing London Rose, Grace Kenny (left), presenting the winning sash to Saoirse Faughnan (right) at the ceremony in the Crown Moran Hotel, Cricklewood.
Saoirse's mum Aoife and aunt Mary McDonnell traveled over from Donegal and Sligo.
"Two years in this cultured city and I am absolutely delighted with my new position and I hope I will do Grace Kenny the outgoing London Rose a great honour. I love London and am delighted to represent the many irish who reside in this fantastic city," an overjoyed Saoirse said.
Photo: Courtesy of Brendan Vaughan.
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