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12th May 2012

Sophie Moulds is the new Miss Wales

  Nineteen year old Sophie Moulds from Ferndale in Rhondda Cynon Taff has been crowned Miss Wales 2012. The 5’ 10” business student is in her first year at Cardiff University and will now go on to represent Wales at Miss World in Mongolia this summer. Sophie was one of 47 you..

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18th May 2011

A happy ending!

We love a happy ending and had the goosebumps when we received this message…. I was a Miss Wales finalist in 2010 after becoming a runner up for Miss Caerphilly. The experience was amazing and will stay with me for the rest of my life for many reasons. The year I participated in Miss Wa..

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3rd May 2011

Pocket-sized Sara is the new Miss Wales

  Pocket-sized Sara Manchipp from Baglan has been crowned Miss Wales 2011 and will now go on to represent Wales at Miss World later this year. 5'3" Sara was chosen by a panel of 11 judges including four former Miss Wales winners (Claire Evans who was Miss Wales 2005, Sarah Fleming who won..

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18th April 2011

Miss Wales finalists walk on fire

The finalists of Miss Wales 2011 will walk barefoot over hot coals this year as part of the three-day grand final, which will culminate in the crowning of the new Miss Wales. The women – all chosen from 22 local authority heats across the country – will take the barefoot walk during a..

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18th May 2010

Congratulations Mark and Sam!

We are thrilled to hear that Mister Wales 2009, Mark Tancock, and Miss Merthyr Tydfil 2009, Samantha Hawkins have got engaged. They met through the Miss Wales competition and are both the most fantastic of people. The Miss Wales team wishes you both the very best for the future.

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8th May 2010

The Miss Wales Grand Final 2010

The Miss Wales 2010 Grand Final was a wonderful evening – never has St David’s Hall in Cardiff looked so good. Courtenay Hamilton won the title with the two runners up being Summer Ghanavati from Cardiff who came second and Jamie Lee Williams from Llanmynych who wa..

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11th February 2010

Miss Merthyr Tydfil Makes TV

One of the Miss Wales 2010 regional qualifiers – Miss Merthyr Tydfil - was the subject of a BBC documentary this month as part of the Planet Wales series. The programme followed the competition and a number of the contestants and also talked to ladies who had won beauty pageants in the town..

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18th June 2009

Nurse Lucy Wins Miss Wales

Lucy Whitehouse from Barry has been crowned Miss Wales 2009. The 21-year-old nurse took the title on Saturday evening in front of a 1,000 strong crowd at Cardiff International Arena. Lucy will now go on to represent Wales at Miss World in South Africa this autumn. She said: “It’s a ..

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18th February 2009

Congratulations Lucy!

A huge congratulations to Lucy Whitehouse, Miss Wales 2009, who has just got engaged to Irish and British Lions rugby player, Tommy Bowe. She’s a lovely girl and he’s a lucky man!

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