Are you the next face of the county?

BUDDING beauties are being urged to come forward later this month, as the hunt for Miss Northumberland 2012 continues.

Blackmore’s of Alnwick will hold the competition’s next heat on Tuesday, May 29, starting at 7pm. Girls aged 17 to 24 can enter the competition.

The final will be held at Newton Hall, at Newton-by-the-Sea, on Friday, June 29, and finalists will be given the chance to parade the catwalk.

The winner, who will follow in the footsteps of current Miss Northumberland Laura Hickey, will receive a modelling contract with the newly-established Glamrus Model Agency, as well as bagging a host of other prizes, and will go on to compete in next year’s Miss England contest.

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