Wellingborough Miss England hopeful appears in music video

A Miss England hopeful from Wellingborough features in a Christmas charity single which was released last week.

By The Newsroom
Friday, 2nd December 2016, 12:24 pm
Updated Tuesday, 6th December 2016, 2:57 pm
Jemma Johnstone
Jemma Johnstone

Jemma Johnstone reached the semi-finals of Miss England, which take place next year, after winning through a regional heat.

She and other contestants feature in the video of the charity single Our World, by Rheo, which is aiming for the coveted Christmas number one slot.

Jemma said she entered the Miss England competition because she wants to become a role model to young girls in schools and help tackle bullying.

In her heat, Jemma also won the public vote and was the top fundraiser, raising more than £400 in the space of one month for the Miss World charity Beauty with a Purpose – Our World single is also raising money for.

Jemma’s semi-final appearance takes place next year and she will be one of 14 contestants hoping to earn a place in the final.

The semi-final will be held in Nottinghamshire.

Former Moulton School student Jemma is currently studying to become an interior designer.

Miss England national director Angie Beasley said: “The competition is about being beautiful inside and out, we are not just looking for a pretty face.”

To hear Our World, by Rheo, and to see the video, visit tinyurl.com/ourworldrheo.