Llanelli lady in using to paint Great Britain during Miss Universe pageant
March 27, 2017 - miss universe
A former Miss Wales leader from Llanelli is now in a using to paint Great Britain during a Miss Universe pageant.
24-year-old Emma Jenkins will be one of around forty women holding partial in a 2017 Miss Universe Great Britain foe in South Wales in July.
Having formerly hold a pretension of Miss Wales in 2015, Emma went on to contest during Miss World in China after that year, though now she has her sights set on a new crown.
In a build up, Emma will be fundraising for Strongbones, a gift that helps children who humour with diseases of a bone. The eventuality will also support survivors of poison attacks in India by ancillary that gift Stop Acid Attacks.
Emma has already started arranging her gift nights, starting with a Bollywood themed evening.
The final will be a 3 day event, holding place between Jul 13-15, and will embody an empowerment day, a jubilee cooking and a catwalk uncover before a row of judges.
Emma said: “I am over a moon to have been selected as a finalist for Miss Universe Great Britain and we will give this event my comprehensive all.
“Miss Universe is one of a biggest pageants in a world, it’s strange to consider that small Emma from Llanelli is being given this chance, and that we might be propitious adequate to contest during this really high level.”
Emma has worked both on and off-screen as a beauty and lifestyle contributor on S4C , as good as being a veteran indication for some-more than 8 years.
She has also worked closely with Llanelli Women’s Aid.
She said: “For a past 3 years we have been an Ambassador for Llanelli Women’s Aid, though some-more recently we have motionless to work with them on a Freedom Programme, that is a domestic assault programme that helps perpetrators and victims of abuse come to terms with a situation.
“It’s rewarding and moving to work with a Llanelli team, they are such clever and ardent people.”
National Director of Miss Universe Great Britain, Paula Abbandonato said: “Pageantry in a UK is some-more renouned than ever before and we have a many extraordinary choice of immature women from England, Scotland and Wales opposed for a climax this year.
“It’s going to be an glorious foe and we wish them all a really best of luck.”