Doncaster student begins Miss World bid

17-year-old Charlotte Mitchell, who is hoping to become Miss England 2015.
17-year-old Charlotte Mitchell, who is hoping to become Miss England 2015.

A Doncaster student has taken the first step on the ladder in her bid to be crowned Miss World.

Charlotte Mitchell, 17, received the most public votes in the Miss England semi final heat and will now go through to the finals of Miss South Yorkshire.

The official Miss England heat which leads to the Miss World competition is a direct heat to the Miss England grand final.

Miss South Yorkshire will take place on February 14 at the Hilton Hotel, Sheffield.

She will compete with 18 Miss South Yorkshire finalists for a place in the Miss England national final.