The annual event celebrates the Cosmopolitan Ultimate Women of the Year for the seventh time with the 2012 awards to be held and celebrated at The V&A Museum, Knightsbridge.

The stunning setting will play host to one of the most anticipated magazine events of the year. The Awards celebrate truly inspirational women that feature in a variety of categories including both celebrities and real life winners for their vast achievements of 2012.

This year, the Ultimate Women Awards are delighted to welcome back famed Cosmo girl Fearne Cotton as the long-standing host of evening. Fearne will be joined on the night by judges Alesha Dixon, Professor Green, Katie Piper, Karren Brady and Kristin Hallenga, who have made up the panel, deciding the final winners of the 2012 awards.

Fearne Cotton says: “I'm so happy to be hosting Cosmopolitan's Ultimate Women Awards. I've hosted for six years now, and each time we get to celebrate the most incredible women who have shown earth shattering amounts of courage, love, bravery, and strength. I'm inspired and humbled year on year.”

The star-studded event has previously seen the likes of Kylie Minogue, Debbie Harry, Kim Cattrall, Mel B, Dominic Cooper, James Corden, Dannii Minogue, Dizzee Rascal, Kelly Brook, Holly Willoughby, Reggie Yates, Freddie Flintoff, Jack Whitehall, Keith Lemon, Nicola Roberts, Ashley Walters, Jessica Ennis, Kelly Rowland, Leona Lewis and so many more attend.

This year, Cosmopolitan Magazine also celebrates its 40th anniversary, making this a real night to remember. The Awards will play host to a variety of Cosmopolitan supporters across the board, as well as an ‘ultimate’ performer, who is yet to be revealed.

Further details of the Cosmopolitan Ultimate Women of the Year Awards will be announced in the coming weeks.