Applications open for Miss Hampshire 2016

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THE search is on for Miss Hampshire 2016.

Women from across the county can now apply for this year’s Miss Hampshire regional finals.

The final will take place Saturday, March 12 at the Alton House Hotel in Alton.

The winner will have the opportunity to represent Hampshire at the Miss England national finals this summer.

Entrants must be 17 to 25 years of age on December 31 this year, and must not be married or have children. Former Miss Hampshire Grace Levy, from Titchfield, went on to take the title of Miss Universe – Great Britain.

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