At the end of July the biggest beauty pageant in the North East to took place in the stunning Grand Marquee at Wynyard Hall. Simon Co-Hosted the glittering final with Kate Solomons National Director of Miss Great Britain. The final whic was organised by Headline Models and One Voice Productions for the first time seen finalists from Durham, Newcastle, Sunderland & Teeside all compete on the same night for a chance to take the title and represent their cities in the Miss Great Britain Final in September. The theme of of the final was icons and nearly forty finalists paraded the catwalk in their little black dresses, beachwear and eveningwear. The final raised over £8K for Global's Make Some Noise and four winners crowned, Miss Durham GB Lauren Wells, Miss Newcastle GB Melissa Crawford, Miss Sunderland GB Sarah Douglas and Miss Teesside GB Ellie Potter. This also was Simon's forteenth final of it's kindhe has hosted over the years.
Image credits below - David Lawson Studios, images not to be copied or shared without permission from photographer and Headline Models Ltd.