Apply for queen role

BUDDING carnival queens need to get their applications to Ilkeston Lions before Friday May 27.

Anyone wanting to apply should send details including hobbies, school and background with a recent photograph to the Lions president Suzanne Birch.

Write to 41, Belper Road, Stanley Common, Ilkeston. DE7 6FP or send an email with photo attached to

The chosen queen will receive a £50 voucher for a dress and a tiara, flowers and sash to keep as a memento of the day.