Still time to apply to be town Queen

THERE is just over a week left to apply to lead Ilkeston Carnival as the Carnival Queen.

The lucky young lady chosen receives a £75 voucher for her dress on the day, a tiara, sash and flowers to keep as a memento of the occasion.

Organisers of the annual event, which is on Saturday June 9, have set the deadline as Friday May 18.

Get those nominations in to Ilkeston Advertiser, 8 Heanor Road, Ilkeston, DE7 8ER.

Applicants must be girls aged between 14 and 17 and entries must include school background, hobbies and a recent photo.