Jade gets ready to strut her stuff at Miss Northern Ireland final

Glengormley girl Jade O'Neill (right) pictured with Miss NI Lori Moore (centre) and Emma Aiken ahead of the final of this year's Miss Northern Ireland contest. INNT23-508CON
Glengormley girl Jade O'Neill (right) pictured with Miss NI Lori Moore (centre) and Emma Aiken ahead of the final of this year's Miss Northern Ireland contest. INNT23-508CON

GLAMOROUS Glengormley girl Jade O’Neill will be among a bevy of beauties hoping to win the Miss Northern Ireland crown when the grand final of the contest takes place at the Europa Hotel, Belfast on Monday (June 13).

The 20-year-old Fashion Management degree student, who made it to the final by winning the Miss Maghera title last month, will battle it out with 22 other finalists for the coveted prize.

This weekend (June 11 and 12)the girls will experience a fun-filled series of VIP engagements and photocalls before they face the judging panel at the extravagant gala final, which will be hosted by TV presenter and former Miss NI Zoe Salmon, alongside UTV’s Frank Mitchell.

The overall winner will scoop thousands of pounds worth of prizes including a brand new Kia car for the year, clothes, cosmetics, beauty treatments and an all-expenses paid, month-long trip representing Northern Ireland at this year’s Miss World contest.

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