THE 2012 Buxton Wells Dressing Festival Royalty have now been chosen.
The selection event took place on Sunday afternoon at Buxton Working Men’s Club when a warm welcome was given to 2011 Queen Danielle Thurlow, rosebud Keira Sweetmore, pageboy Dylan Kirk and attendants Chloe Forsythe, Paige Farlam, Britney Bradshaw and Yasmin Carroll.
Sixteen-year-old Lauren-May Lomas from Buxton is this year’s Queen elect with Mia Grace Voigt, five, from Harpur Hill as rosebud.
The 2012 attendants are Faye Kebbell, eight, from Harpur Hill, Ayisha Leoni Borra, seven, from Fairfield and eight-year-old Elleanor May Macmillan from Buxton while Alexander Berry, 11, of Fairfield has been chosen as pageboy.
The crowning of the 2012 royalty will take place at St John’s Church on Sunday, July 8 while this year’s Buxton Carnival is on Saturday, July 14.