Martha Fiennes and Samantha Simmonds win Women of Excellence awards

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Martha Fiennes and Samantha Simmonds win Women of Excellence awards

The filmmaker Martha Fiennes and newsreader Samantha Simmonds were among the winners at the Women of Excellence awards in Westminster this week.

Thirteen women were honoured in total at the event organised by the Universal Peace Federation and the All Ladies League - the international forum which works to bring people together and celebrate achievement.

Samantha and Martha joined London Live News presenter Reya El-Salahi along with the leaugue's UK chair, Gulrukh Khan.

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