Miss Newcastle finalist organising fund-raiser

An 18-year-old from Bedlington is organising a fund-raiser after being named a finalist for this year’s Miss Newcastle.

Wednesday, 8th May 2019, 1:22 pm
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Sophia Chisholm found out about the competition on social media and she is one of 13 selected after coming through an application process that included two interviews.

Her event is a fancy dress party – famous people dead or alive – with prizes for best dressed outfits. It will take place on Saturday from 7.30pm at Netherton Social Club.

It will include singers, a DJ, a quiz and a raffle. Money raised on the night will go the Sunshine Fund, which supports disabled children in the North East.

Tickets, priced £6, can be purchased at the door.

The Miss Newcastle 2019 final will take place at The County Hotel on June 14.

This event – drawing inspiration from Aphrodite, the Greek goddess of beauty and love – will also raise money for the Sunshine Fund.