Sky Sports presenter Kirsty Gallacher showcases her slender figure in chic black dress at star-studded sports bash... following shocking drink-driving ban and conviction
She was banned from driving for two years, following a drink-driving conviction in September.?
Back on the social circuit, Kirsty Gallacher, 41, looked glamorous as ever as she attended An Evening with Freddie Flintoff and Friends' at London's renowned The Roundhouse on Wednesday night.
The Sky Sports presenter dazzled as she arrived to the PCA hosted event in a form-fitting black midi dress which featured cold-shoulder detail.
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Social butterflu: Kirsty Gallacher, 41, looked glamorous as ever as she attended An Evening with Freddie Flintoff and Friends' at London's renowned The Roundhouse on Wednesday night
The Scottish beauty accentuated her lean legs as slipped on a pair of strappy black heels for the occasion.
Kirsty added to her demure look,?highlighting her facial features with a dramatic smokey eye, while her lustrous raven locks were swept over to one side and down her shoulder.
Making another return to the social circuit following her drink-driving scandal, Kirsty mingled with a host of familiar faces at the exclusive event, including Piers Morgan, Jack Whitehall, Freddie Flintoff and his wife Rachel.
Her outing comes after her drink driving shame and two-year ban from the roads.
Sleek: The Sky Sports presenter dazzled as she arrived to the PCA hosted event in a form-fitting black midi dress which featured cold-shoulder detail
The mother-of-two had consumed so much booze on a night out that she was three times the legal limit at 11am the next day when she went to meet her two sons in Berkshire.
The former Strictly Come Dancing contestant had been drinking until 3am before she drove her ￡40,000 BMW X4 eight hours later and was pulled over for?driving erratically.
She had been going through stressful divorce proceedings from ex-rugby player Paul Sampson, East Berkshire Magistrates’ Court in Slough heard.??
Kirsty was banned from driving in September after admitting one count of drink-driving.
Picture perfect: Kirsty mingled with a host of familiar faces at the exclusive event, including Freddie Flintoff and his wife Rachel
Beaming: The happy couple posed for photos at the star-studded bash
A breathalyser test found she had 106 micrograms of alcohol per 100 millilitres of breath – more than three times the legal limit of 35 micrograms.
District Judge Davinder Lachhar told her: ‘It is a very high reading considering it’s 11 o’clock in the morning. Usually the following morning, readings are low.?
'I have to take that into account as an aggravating feature as far as I’m concerned. In your case, the reading is a very high one.’
Kirsty – the daughter of former Ryder Cup captain Bernard Gallacher – had met friends after work on August 11 at The Winning Post pub in Winkfield, Berkshire, where they stayed until 3am.
Having a laugh: Man of the hour Freddie chatted away to pal Matthew Hoggard
She posted a picture to her 183,000 followers on photo-sharing app Instagram of her and friends sipping champagne.
Kirsty left her BMW at the pub overnight and took a cab home, before taking another taxi back to her car the next morning and driving eight miles to Eton to meet her children, who had been staying with their father.?
The Sky Sports News presenter, of Virginia Water in Surrey, had been due to take Jude, seven, and ten-year-old Oscar shopping for school uniforms.
Stepping out: Also at the event was Good Morning Britain's Piers Morgan
But she was spotted driving erratically and, after a tip-off, police used CCTV to find her BMW parked on Eton High Street and arrested her next to it.
Officers said she smelled of alcohol and gave her a breathalyser test.
Jennifer Dempster, defending, told the court that the presenter ‘rarely drinks’.
Table buddies: Piers (R) was sat beside comic and actor Jack Whitehall at the soiree
She said: ‘This is extremely unusual for her. She is not someone who normally drinks to excess. She had no intention of drink-driving, what she did was exactly right until 11 o’clock in the morning.
'If she knew she was over the limit, she never would have driven and she is horrified she’s in this position. This is a young lady, it has been a stressful time.
‘There are difficulties arising from the breakdown of her marriage, the final hearing for which is next week.’
Kirsty was banned from driving for two years and ordered to do 100 hours’ community service, as well as pay ￡85 in costs.?
Having a look: Piers happily showed Jack something on his phone as they dined for the evening
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