The 94-year-old entertainer will be presented with the prize at a digital ceremony next month.
Edith Bowman is urging for more women under the age of 50 to go get their breasts checked by doctors. The current NHS Breast Screening Programme invites women aged between 50 and 70 for a screening every three years but Edith feels women should be invited from a younger age. Speaking to Yahoo! Celeb Edith said, 42, said: “When you turn 50 you receive an invitation for a mammogram and it should be younger, but there’s a large proportion of women that don’t go don’t check themselves.