David Bowie's glamorous wife Iman has topped a poll as the world's sexiest woman over the age of 50.

The Somalian supermodel, 50, impressed British women's website Handbag.com even more than youthful Scot Annie Lennox, also 50, who at number two was the highest placed British woman in the survey.

Actress Jane Seymour, 54, came third, with Susan Sarandon, 58, beating out stiff competition at number four.

British actress Joanna Lumley, 59, is number five in the list of gracefully ageing beauties.

01/08/2005 20:54