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Torrington crowns next carnival queen

08:00 28 January 2014

Ann Ayre (GT Mayfair and Carnival Committee member), Lotte Swain, Eva Chokarian (Carnival Queen) Sophie Hill and Tracey Amos (GTS Headteacher)

Ann Ayre (GT Mayfair and Carnival Committee member), Lotte Swain, Eva Chokarian (Carnival Queen) Sophie Hill and Tracey Amos (GTS Headteacher)

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Great Torrington School pupil has been chosen as the 2014 carnival queen.

GREAT Torrington School has announced the next carnival queen for the town.

Eva Chokarian, 16 will be crowned as carnival queen on Wednesday, April 30, with the carnival taking place on Saturday, May 3.

She will be attended by Sophie Hill, 16 and Lotte Swain, 15, both in year 11.

Louise Leonard, of Great Torrington School, said: “An election took place at Great Torrington School with all five candidates putting themselves forward.

“The results were announced by the head teacher Tracey Amos to all candidates with Ann Ayre from the Great Torrington Mayfair and Carnival committee present.”

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