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Junior Miss Cumbria starts her new life

Hello all,   I apologise for not being very active lately with regular updates or blogs, however I do have a lot of exciting news.   These last few months I have been studying hard for my As exams where I’ve sat 9 in total. It’s fair to say I’ve been quiet studying for them […]

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Miss Cumbria modelling with Junior Miss Preston

Hello Guys!     Had a brilliant time modelling for the Charity Night for Jute yesterday at Crooklands Garden Centre. I had the chance to met Elli, newly crowned Junior Miss Preston an amazing bubbly girl 😀         It was so lovely of her to come all the way from Preston to Dalton […]

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Miss Cumbria performs with Deemons

Hi Guys,   I took part in Deemon Performance Academy show last Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th April at Forum 28! Both shows went so well tonight, heartbreaking that it was my last   Deemon show has well and truly marked the end of an era! Thank you to everybody that has been to support me and Deemon, whether it was […]

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Miss Cumbria age limit raised to 26

The Miss World Organisation announced yesterday that they are raising the upper age limit for the Miss World Competition for the second year running to allow girls up to 26 years old to take part.     We are delighted that this means that we can also do the same.     The winner of […]

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Miss Cumbria, a newly driver

Hi everyone,   I PASSED!!🚗🎉  Today I took my driving licence and successfully passed it!       Huge thank you to Dave Hitchen, wouldn’t have been able to do it without him! So happy ☺     Speak soon 😉     Your Miss Cumbria, Jordan xxx

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Miss Cumbria at the Miss England Final

Hello everyone!     I’m only just getting back into the swing of things after finally catching up on some well needed sleep! Last week I had the incredible opportunity of going down to Coventry to compete in the Miss England finals, an opportunity that wouldn’t have even existed if it wasn’t for Angie Beasley, […]

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Miss Cumbria having fun at Kidfest

Hello!   I had an amazing time yesterday at Kidfest with Skye, Junior Miss North West. We met lots of people, we really had fun! 😀   Here’s Josh Taylor         We also met Exposure 😀              We also poped into two X-Factor Finalists, Paul Akister and […]

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Miss Cumbria on a bikini shooting

Hello!     Thank you so much Fresh Academy for this shot, I was a bit nervous to bare all in a bikini but you made me feel so at ease about the whole thing and I’m so grateful!     This is also my entry into the Miss England Beach Beauty round, a round […]

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Miss Cumbria invited to presenting awards

Hi everyone!   I hope you’re all alright 😉 Yesterday I had the chance and the honour to present awards at the local rounders league award night, I had a really good night and met lots of amazing people, Thank you everyone for organising this event and give me the chance to present these awards […]

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Miss Cumbria 2015 – Interview Day

Hey all, Busy week again feel like I haven’t stopped but all is good with life down south.   So what have I been up to? Well this weekend it was the Miss Cumbria interviews at the Hallmark Hotel. I travelled back up to Carlisle straight after work so I was feeling fresh to meet […]

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The ins and outs of Screen Acting.

Hi guys, I hope all is well!   So I have spoken to work and thankfully I can get the time off to come to the interview process for Miss Cumbria which I am so excited about and can’t wait to meet you all!   ISSA’s being going well too, been given some challenging roles […]

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Stay Positive – Junior Miss Cumbria

Hey everyone,   So I’ve come across a couple of situations recently that have got me thinking about peoples’ attitudes and how this effects certain opportunities. A lot of the time people say no if they have been asked to do something which may be out of there comfort zone; this is perhaps to avoid […]

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Junior Miss Cumbria’s Family Christmas

Hi everyone, I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas and start to the new year!   On Christmas Eve me and my family went to church as we do every year, it never fails to get you into the Christmassy mood! Then we all went home to watch Elf! My little sister then put […]

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Miss Cumbria – New Year in London

Hi guys, it’s been a while since I wrote a blog. Unfortunately I didn’t have a great Christmas due to personal circumstances, but I won’t go into it.   I spent my new year in London this year; it would be a shame if I didn’t bearing in mind I live here. Most of my […]

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What a Year for Miss Cumbria

Hi Guys, So one more full week of work until I can go home for Christmas! Just got to keep counting the days till Christmas and I can’t wait as I have a feeling that this could be a good one (touch wood) even though due to unforeseen family circumstances it’s going to be a […]

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Junior Miss Cumbria’s Little Sister is a Star

Hey guys, it’s nearly Christmas!!!!   I’m getting far too exited, this week we’ve put up all our Christmas decorations-it looks so magical! I’m also rehearsing for Stagedright’s Christmas show which is exiting; I can’t wait to perform all the Christmas songs with everyone.     Christmas has to be one of my favourite times […]

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From Junior Miss Cumbria to Miss Saigon

Hi everyone!     It’s been quite hectic recently, I’ve been keeping really busy but I had a lovely weekend away last week!     I went down to London to visit Jack at university. I’d never been to London before so it was very exiting. I got off the train at 5 ish and […]

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London is the New Cumbria

It’s me again!   Just a quick a blog to tell you how I am!   Last week my class and I went to the fireworks show in London which was beautiful! We caught the tube straight after school to Canada waters where it was being hosted, I’m not going to lie I don’t normally […]

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A day in the life of a Film School student.

Hi Again! Not much has changed in the last few weeks; I still love life in London. But I have been working long hours on the weekend in order to afford living costs throughout the week which most of the time leaves me relatively tired for school on Monday. But every student knows how tiring […]

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What is Acting School really like?

Hey Guys, I’ve been at Acting School for a week and a half now and I already feel like I have learnt so much. Our first day was pretty much an induction to the course and telling us what they expected from us throughout the two years. The first thing I realised was that everything […]

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Baking cakes and Learning to drive!

Hey everyone!   So things have been quite quiet for me recently! I started back at college 3 weeks ago; it’s nice to be back to a normal routine! This is my last year at college so I’ve had to start looking at university’s and thinking about what I’m going to do in September which is […]

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Miss Cumbria’s new city life

Hi Everyone! I can’t put into words how much I love living in London as everything is within walking distance or a short tube journey away compared to living in a small hamlet where it is a 40 minute walk to the bus stop, which isn’t pleasant when its bucketing it down! Even though I […]

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Big Changes for Miss Cumbria!

Hey Everyone, It’s that time of the week again! The last 2 weeks have been rather busy I have now officially moved to London and living within student accommodation (Unite Stratford One) which is situated opposite the Olympic Park which is unexplainably beautiful at night. Moving to University by train wasn’t as much hassle as […]

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Miss Cumbria helps to find the next Miss Bolton!

Hello Everyone Well once again, it’s been fairly quiet, my training for the ‘Great North Run’ which is due to take place next month, continues to go well. I have to say though, I have been truly inspired by the athlete’s participating in the Common Wealth Games, it is simply a privilege to watch in […]

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Summer Celebrations for Junior Miss Cumbria.

Hi everyone!  So the last couple of weeks have been crazy filled with shows and trips away. So last week I had a dress rehearsal for the ‘Dancerz’ show ‘Live for the applause.’ It’s been a busy day but I’m glad to say that it’s looking great! All the dances and costumes look amazing and […]

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Junior Miss Cumbria is dance star!

Hi everyone! For all of you that read my blog last week I’m thrilled to say that my friend Matthew and his group Collabro went ahead and won Britains got talent! Simply amazing. Last week strictly come dancing stars Pasha and Katya stopped at carlisle on their tour. Our dance school “Dancerz” was asked to […]

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Junior Miss Cumbria’s Star Connections

Hey everyone!! So I’ve had a quiet couple weeks finishing work for deadlines etc. I finish college in two weeks! This year has flown by! This week I caught up with Britain’s Got Talent, has anyone seen Collabro? You may recognise local lad Matt Pagan a good friend of mine. I’ve known Matt for about […]

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Easter fun with Junior Miss Cumbria!

Hi everyone, what a lovely Easter we have had! On the first day of the Easter holidays I was in a show with Stagedright to celebrate it’s 10 year anniversary. All the members past and present got together and performed in what turned out to be an amazing show! The day after my mum dad, […]

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Easter bunnies, Easter Eggs and a running challenge!

Hello again, Well I have to say, it’s been a lovely Easter, albeit a busy one, the weather in Cumbria, has been beautiful, that said, it’s raining today! Last Thursday afternoon, which as previously mentioned was a beautiful day, was spent in Morrison’s supermarket, dressed in a rather cute bunny outfit raising money for Eden […]

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Miss Cumbria supports the children Eden Valley Hospice.

This week has been quiet compared to last week; however, I have been focusing on buying Easter eggs for the children at the hospital and Eden Valley Hospice. There are sixty-six children altogether who are currently unwell.  I have purchased thirty six eggs thus far, with the money kindly donated by Tesco, so a shortfall of around thirty […]

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Miss Cumbria is on busy Beauty Queen!

My Second wedding fayre took place on the 9th March at Rheged, which was very exciting. I was given the opportunity to present/host the fashion show which also included stalls such as Carol Roberts and Family Affairs. Carol Roberts kindly gave me a fish tail pink prom dress with exquisite black lace to present and […]

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Romance in the Air!

What an amazing week! On Tuesday I was lucky enough to go and watch Michael Bublè for the second time! In July I went to watch him in Dublin with my best friend Georgia for my birthday. We were sat at the back of the 02 arena, when his assistant and hairdresser approached us and […]

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Miss Cumbria gets recycling!

Well it’s been a fairly quiet couple of weeks, since my last blog.  Just awaiting confirmation from the Hallmark Hotel regarding modelling wedding dresses and helping various stall holders for this weekend’s wedding fayre, hopefully they will be in touch tomorrow to confirm the details. You may remember I wrote previously about undertaking voluntary work […]

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Junior Miss Cumbria is theatre star!

Hi everyone!! So I’ve had a busy couple of weeks! On Valentine’s day I had a rehearsal at Stagedright as we had our show the day after. As it was Valentine’s day I decided to make up little bags of sweets to sell at our rehearsal helping fundraise for my charity skydive! It was lovely […]

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Miss Cumbria will take part in Bupa’s Great North Run.

My visit to the Rheged Centre on 30th January was extremely  interesting. It is a fabulous place with a wonderful grass covered building which has been designed to look like a Lakeland hill containing lots of little shops championing craft and local produce of Cumbria, 3D cinemas, indoor & outdoor play centres and conference facilities. I met […]

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A Sunny Day In The Cumbrian Countryside

It has been yet another exciting week here in Cumbria. I had the privilege of being asked to model for Carlisle Living magazine along with my boyfriend Patrick Farrell. The day began bright and early at 8.30am at The Edge hair and beauty salon on Chapel Street, Carlisle where the two of us had our […]

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So Much To Do… So Little Time

This week has been yet another very busy week, I’ve been trying to juggle working full time at the Aqua Sana, Center Parcs with preparations for the Miss England finals which are now less than two weeks away – it’s unbelievable just how fast the finals have come around!! The week began with a photo […]

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Miss Cumbria As Audrey Hepburn

This week has been slightly less hectic than the previous few weeks, allowing me to really start to get myself organised for the Miss England finals! It’s all beginning to feel very real now and it is sinking in how privileged I really am to have been chosen to represent my amazing county I’m beginning […]

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Miss Cumbria winner to fly to Mauritius?

Hot news off the press………. Tourism Mauritius have agreed to support the Miss England Competition as a Sponsor for the second year running. This means that the winner of Miss Bolton could soon be jetting off on the holiday of a lifetime to the beautiful sunshine Island of Mauritius if she also goes on to […]

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Charlotte Update from Miss World

Here’s an update of some of the amazing things Charlottes been up to this week… Peru and I ready for an exciting day at the dessert What a view! < Ready for the shoot, my Mongolian costume Everyone in their costumes Me and my camel… Watson! After our camel ride and costume shoot we went […]

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Charlotte Update from Miss World

Here’s a few recent snap shots from Charlotte… Before we leave Shanghai we visit the Shanghai Tower I’m so small!.. The best view yet Help… At the top On the tram through the city… Australia, Iceland, England, Pu Rico, Botswana, Turkey So now we’ve moved from Shanghai to Changshu… Here we visit a local village […]

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Charlotte Update from Miss World

Quick Note from Charlotte… ” Off to Shanghai today… Very early start… Haven’t really slept but am very excited! Hope you enjoyed the photos from the opening ceremony night! It was a fantastic evening and the meal and reception afterwards was brilliant. Everyone in Ordos has been amazing. Now bring on shopping time in Shanghai”

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Good Luck Charlotte

Everyone here at Miss England North West is wishing Charlotte Holmes the best of luck in Miss World 2012 Not long back from her trip to Mauritius, Miss England Charlotte Holmes is flying out to Ordos in China today to compete for Miss World. This was Charlotte’s 3rd attempt at Miss England after a year […]

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Miss England Charlotte Holmes Visits Mauritius

Newly crowned Miss England Charlotte Holmes flew out to Mauritius the day after she won her crown to open the Mauritius Shopping Fiesta and appear in the Mauritius Carnival on behalf of the MTPA, the sponsors of Miss England 2012. Charlotte’s 10 day trip was involved attending Mauritius Carnival A fashion shoot on the beach […]

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Best Experience of My Life

I entered Miss Cumbria whilst I was walking through town and happened to get scouted for a photo. It’s not something I would have signed myself up for so I’m so glad I got spotted because it was the best experience of my life! The whole experience was amazing but I have to say that […]

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I Had an Amazing Time

It was originally one of my best friends who entered me for Miss Cumbria; because I was determined I wouldn’t even get past the first stage. It just shows you how wrong you can be! I had an amazing time, and entering me was definitely one of the best things my friends have done. Since […]

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Go For It

I entered Miss Cumbria because I felt that the experience would be really good for me. I had seen it advertised in the paper and I thought I would give it a go. I hadn’t had any other experience with anything like this before. The best part of the experience was the official day of […]

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I Met Friends For Life

Me and my friend both decided to enter Miss Cumbria just as a bit of fun, I never expected to get to the final! The whole day was amazing but getting ready for the show was my favourite bit because that’s when all the girls got to mingle and chat. I met friends for life. […]

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Confidence Boost

I entered Miss Cumbria for a confidence boost and because it was something I had never done before. I wanted to achieve something and feel good about myself. I enjoyed all of it from choosing outfits to abseiling for the variety club charity. Also meeting the girls and making new friends! Entering Miss Cumbria gave […]

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Helped My Confidence

The fascination of the competition and meeting new people made me enter Miss Cumbria again, from having a great experience the previous year I wanted to try again Meeting everyone and just the enjoyment of the day, seeing old friends and meeting new was the best part of the day. Entering certainly helped my confidence […]

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Cara Does Cumbria Proud at Miss England

Miss Cumbria, Cara Forrester, took part in the Miss England Finals earlier this week and was a credit to the area. The Finals, consisting of 61 girls, were held over two days at the Hilton Metropole Hotel in Birmingham on Monday and Tuesday. Cara took part in the Welcome Party, an Eco Fashion Show and […]

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Boot Camp

Miss Cumbria, Cara Forrester was put through her paces “Army Style” last Monday as part of her preparation for the Miss England Finals. Cara travelled down to the Hilton Metropole Hotel in Birmingham for the Miss England Sports Boot Camp Event. Army Physical Training Instructors from www.regimentfitness.co.uk put all 61 finalists through a gruelling 2 […]

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Miss Cumbria Final

A Full House of 200 people watched the Miss Cumbria Final in aid of the Variety Club Children’s Charity at the Stanwix Arts Theatre, Carlisle tonight. Girls from all over Cumbria were vying to win the Miss Cumbria title and a place in the Miss England Final. The girls took part in a 4 scene […]

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Tara Pearson is Miss Charity Cumbria 2011

This year, contests of Miss Cumbria were dedicated to raising money for The Variety Club Childrens’ Charity, who help disabled and disadvantaged children. All contestants worked hard and enthusiastically to raise as much as they possibly could for the charity. The girl who raised the most would be awarded Miss Charity Cumbria presented with a […]

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Winner to Model for Yaffe

We are delighted to announce that this year’s winner of Miss Cumbria will be modelling for the renowned Yaffe Photography Company. The winner of this year’s competition will receive a £500 Model Portfolio from Yaffe Model. Yaffé Fusion Art have been producing award winning images since 1967. Based in the famous Victorian village of Birkdale, Southport, […]

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House of Time to Sponsor Variety Club Charity Award

Charitable watch makers to the Stars “House of Time” (incorporating Bellagio Time)have kindly agreed to boost the fundraising efforts of all of the finalists in Miss Cumbria by offering the girl who raises the most money for the Variety Club a stunning Delanicci Watch. Every Finalist in this year’s competition is tasked to raise funds […]

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New Prize added from Rebecca June Tiaras

We are delighted to announce our partnership with Rebecca June Tiaras, the official Designer of the Crowns for the North West Regional Heats of Miss England 2011 Each winner will receive a hand crafted Swarovski crystal crown designed and made by Rebecca June Tiaras (worth over £200) Rebecca June Tiaras is a bespoke Tiara and […]

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Welcome to Miss Cumbria

Miss Cumbria is a direct entry heat into the Miss England competition. The winner of Miss Cumbria will, amongst other prizes, win a place in the Miss England Final where she will have a chance to go onto Miss World 2010 in Vietnam where the main prize is $100,000. Much more than a beauty pageant […]

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Miss Cumbria website launched

Miss Cumbria is a direct entry heat into the Miss England competition. The winner of Miss Cumbria will, amongst other prizes, win a place in the Miss England Final where she will have a chance to go onto Miss World 2010 in Vietnam where the main prize is $100,000. Much more than a beauty pageant […]