A FORMER Northwich carnival queen has been thrust into the lime- light again.
Eighteen-year-old Laura Brown was picked from a line-up of lovelies to wear the Miss Northwich crown.
Laura, who has just completed a travel and tourism course at Mid Cheshire College, was picked as Northwich carnival queen in 2004.
“It’s a big thrill for me, I’m really looking forward to representing the town,” said Laura, who lives in Middlewich Road, Rudheath, with her parents Wayne and Michaela and younger brother Gareth.
The runner-up – and winner of the Miss Personality title at the Winnington Rec beauty contest – was Katie Wilson, 16, of Hayhurst Avenue, Middlewich.
Matthew Foulkes, three, of Peckforton Way, Castle, won the Mr Wonderful title.
The winner of the Tiny Miss Northwich crown for under-sevens was Phoebe Little, five, of Pullman Drive, Northwich, while Chloe-Leigh van Embden, nine, of Green- bank Lane, Northwich, picked up the Little Miss Northwich title for eight- to 11-year-olds.
The Junior Miss North- wich title for 12-to-15- year-olds was won by Jade Roberts, 14, of Uplands Marina, Anderton.