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mum's the word Nicky Byrne, Baz Ashmawy, and Lottie Ryan among Irish celebrities share Mother's Day tributes

The stars paid tributes to the women in their lives this morning.


Irish celebs have taken to social media to show how they are celebrating their mammies this Mother’s Day.

Stars such as Nicky Byrne, former Miss Ireland Aoife Walsh, and Lottie Ryan paid tributes to the women in their lives this morning.

50 Ways to Kill Your Mammy creator Baz Ashmawy posted a heartfelt message to his mum and co-star Nancy.

He wrote: “She’s my mentor, my best mate and my partner in crime. Sorry for all the trouble and things I got wrong and thanks for helping me with anything I got right.

“Never steered me wrong. You’re the Best mum. Happy Mother’s Day Mammy!

“Love ya Ma... I’ll keep the engine running!” he continued.

RTÉ 2FM presenter Lottie Ryan, who is expecting her first child with husband Fabio Aprile, marked the occasion with an unseen snap from her wedding day in Italy back in 2017.

The stunning image shows Lottie beaming beside her mum Morah and grandmother.

The broadcaster wrote: “Happy Mother’s Day to these two amazing women.

“Always by my side x,” she added.

Westlife singer Nicky Byrne paid tribute to his mother Yvonne and wife Georgina, who is mother to their three kids Rocco, Gia, and Jay.

He wrote: “Happy Mother’s day to all the mommy’s out there! You give us everything.”

Also celebrating Mother’s Day today is former Miss Ireland Aoife Walsh, who has just announced her pregnancy.

The mum-to-be received some thoughtful gifts from friends wishing her the best on her last Mother’s Day before becoming a mammy.

She posted a snap of the kind messages she has received.

One read: “I hope you enjoy your last other’s Day weekend without a baba, because from here on our your little soul mate will be with you all the way. I’m so proud of you.

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