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Roman Kemp pays tribute to late friend in moving TRIC Award win speech

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Roman Kemp paid an emotional and touching tribute to his late friend Joe Lyons while collecting the Radio Personality Award during Wednesday 15 September's annual TRIC Awards.The Capital Breakfast star, who was also hosting the event held in partnership with OK!, was devastated when his best friend Joe Lyons took his own life in August last year.

And the 28 year old ensured that the first person he thanked for the TRIC Award honour was Joe. "This is so special," he said. "The last time I was here, I was with my best mate.

He's not here today." A visibly emotional Roman continued: "He made me the first person that I am. "Joe Lyons, we really sadly lost him and, he is the reason what I'm doing what I'm doing.

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