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Miss England 1979


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from the Lyceum Ballroom, London
Paul Burnett introduces the second of the three national beauty contests.
In the search for Miss England 1979 PAUL BURNETT is joined by Ray Moore and Jan Leeming plus 28 of the country's most beautiful girls competing for a first prize of £5,000 and the right to represent England in the Miss United King. dom contest. In cabaret
Martin Best and The Geoffrey Richer Dancers
Musical director PHIL TATE
Production assistant ALEX THOMAS Producer
KEN GRIFFIN Mecca Miss England is organised by JEM International


Unknown: Paul Burnett
Unknown: Ray Moore
Unknown: Jan Leeming
Director: Phil Tate
Unknown: Geoffrey Richer
Arranged By: Eric D. Morley
Unknown: Clive Potter
Designer: Mike Young
Unknown: Alex Thomas
Unknown: Ken Griffin Mecca

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