Miss Newcastle is a regional heat of Miss England
Miss Newcastle License Holder - Lesley Middlemiss Lister
Miss & England Rules of Eligibility
Qualifications for eligibility are that each contestant:-
a) Shall not be less than 17 years of age nor more than 24 years of age on the 31st December of the year of the contest.
b) Shall not have participated as a National in a National Contest conducted by an authorised Licensee within and on the soil of the mainland of her National Area (unless special permission has been given in writing by the Promoter due to extenuating circumstances) within 12 months prior to the holding of The Miss England Contest.
c) Shall be a British citizen and reside in England.
d) Shall have won or been elected as a winner of her Area Heat Contest elected specifically to participate in the appropriate Miss England Contest or be first runner-up if the winner is prevented by reasons beyond her control from participating (subject to the right as the Promoter to waive or amend the requirement if in its absolute discretion nominated persons are unable unfit or otherwise unqualified to participate in The Miss England contest and subject to the right of the Promoter to reject without giving any reason any application by a contestant to enter The Miss England Contest)
e) Shall be of good character and possessed of charm poise personality and
have beauty of face and figure
f) Shall be a person whose background is not likely to bring in to disrepute
The Miss England Contest or Title or the Licensee or the Promoter or any
person associated with them.
g) Shall be a person:-
1. Who usually uses the prefix 'Miss' (or equivalent) before her name
2. Who has never been through any ceremony either valid or invalid and
whether civil religious or tribal which is recognised as a marriage ceremony
in any part of the world.
3. Who has never given birth to a child.
4. Has never taken part in any Contest for qualification to represent
5. Who has never previously won The Miss England Contest.
6. Who has never posed nude or topless.