Clock is ticking on beauty battle

A final call has been made for girls to enter this year’s Miss Northumberland competition.

But hurry, there’s not much time, as the deadline is today.

It comes as the clock ticks down to the grand final, which takes place next Friday.

Tickets are now on sale for the event, to be held at Newton Hall, at Newton-by-the-Sea, and are priced £50, which includes a two-course meal and entertainment.

The final will be hosted by Simon Robertson and Miss England 2010 Jessica Linley.

Simon, of event organiser One Voice Productions Ltd, said: “I am really excited about the final. The standard of girls this year is really high.”

Girls (aged 17 to 24 by April 2013) who want to apply should call 0191 487 6430.

Call the above number for tickets for the final.