A borough youngster is preparing to take part in the finals of Miss Junior Teen Great Britain.
Fourteen-year-old Harriotte Lane, has not only got through to the finals of Miss Teen Great Britain, she has won both the pre final awards as the most charitable teen and as the people’s vote.
The youngster from West Allotment, has beaten over 3,000 girls to make the finals,and has so far raised more than £3,000 for Together for Short Lives bringing her personal fundraising total to over £25,000 in 18 months.
“Being involved in pageants has introduced me to so many great opportunities and has made a massive impact on my confidence, I would never of though I could achieve half of what I’ve done without the amazing support I’ve received,” she said.
“Whatever happens in the final I know I will leave that stage proud to of represented Tyne and Wear and of my achievements in charity and community work.”
The final of Miss Junior Teen Great Britain will take place on October 24 and 25.