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# pageant - Tuesday 5 June, 2018

'We will no longer judge on physical appearance': Miss America pageant gets rid of swimsuit round
# Miss America
# Miss America

'We will no longer judge on physical appearance': Miss America pageant gets rid of swimsuit round

Jun 5th 2018, 9:15 PM 25,097 Views 61 Comments

Organisers said they wanted to make the competition more inclusive.

# pageant - Sunday 12 March, 2017

Behind the St Patrick's Day parade: 'You walk in with tears in your eyes - they are so dedicated'
# Going Green
# Going Green

Behind the St Patrick's Day parade: 'You walk in with tears in your eyes - they are so dedicated'

Mar 12th 2017, 8:00 AM 8,210 Views 10 Comments

We spoke to the two women responsible for the St Patrick’s Festival pageants, which will make up part of the parade this year.

# pageant - Monday 12 May, 2014

'Mister and Miss Gypsy' contests aim to empower neglected minority
# Spain
# Spain

'Mister and Miss Gypsy' contests aim to empower neglected minority

May 12th 2014, 7:15 AM 8,180 Views 27 Comments

Dozens of teenagers have been auditioning for the finals of the contest in a Madrid hotel.

# pageant - Friday 17 January, 2014

There's a Facebook campaign against the child beauty pageants' return to Ireland
# Pageant Wars
From The Daily Edge
# Pageant Wars

There's a Facebook campaign against the child beauty pageants' return to Ireland

Jan 17th 2014, 10:31 AM 7,517 Views 61 Comments

Organisers Universal Royalty are planning 2014 dates in Dublin, Belfast and Cork.

# pageant - Sunday 1 December, 2013

Two new 'child beauty' contests being planned for Ireland
# Universal Royalty
# Universal Royalty

Two new 'child beauty' contests being planned for Ireland

Dec 1st 2013, 12:30 PM 11,147 Views 77 Comments

Another date has been added to the ‘Universal Royalty’ Irish schedule, in addition to this month’s contest in Cork.

# pageant - Monday 11 November, 2013

Child beauty pageant organiser plans second Irish contest
# Universal Royalty
# Universal Royalty

Child beauty pageant organiser plans second Irish contest

Nov 11th 2013, 9:10 AM 10,851 Views 64 Comments

A return date is being scheduled for Cork, despite several hotels refusing to stage the ‘Toddlers and Tiaras’ style event back in September.

# pageant - Friday 20 September, 2013

Concerns raised over pageant organisers' lack of contact with parents
# Child Beauty Pageant
# Child Beauty Pageant

Concerns raised over pageant organisers' lack of contact with parents

Sep 20th 2013, 6:05 PM 22,507 Views 145 Comments

One parent whose two-year-old daughter is due to take part in the ‘child beauty’ event said she had had no contact from the pageant company since a Dublin hotel cancelled its booking for the event yesterday.

# pageant - Tuesday 7 May, 2013

How to win a gerbil beauty pageant
# Prize Rodents
From The Daily Edge
# Prize Rodents

How to win a gerbil beauty pageant

May 7th 2013, 9:08 AM 1,200 Views 0 Comments

Call all gerbil enthusiasts.

# pageant - Thursday 26 July, 2012

Holla! Pageant star Honey Boo Boo Child gets her own show
# Honey Boo Boo
From The Daily Edge
# Honey Boo Boo

Holla! Pageant star Honey Boo Boo Child gets her own show

Jul 26th 2012, 11:09 AM 6,822 Views 31 Comments

We love her.

# pageant - Sunday 26 February, 2012

Hungary crowns its 'loveliest wheelchair user'
# Pageant
# Pageant

Hungary crowns its 'loveliest wheelchair user'

Feb 26th 2012, 3:12 PM 6,512 Views 28 Comments

The organisers said the Ms Wheelchair pageant is the first such event in Europe and will be repeated annually. Similar events have been held in the US since the 70s.

# pageant - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

Queen to be honoured with 1,000-boat flotilla for jubilee
# Shindig
From The Daily Edge
# Shindig

Queen to be honoured with 1,000-boat flotilla for jubilee

Jan 18th 2012, 1:46 PM 2,594 Views 24 Comments

Queen Elizabeth II marks the 60th anniversary of her coronation this year and our neighbours are not keeping the celebrations low-key.

# pageant - Monday 22 August, 2011

Introducing: the 32 contestants in this year’s Rose of Tralee
# Rose Of Tralee
# Rose Of Tralee

Introducing: the 32 contestants in this year’s Rose of Tralee

Aug 22nd 2011, 7:29 PM 27,849 Views 40 Comments

Which of these 10 Irish and 22 international entrants are ‘lovely and fair’ enough to become the 53rd Rose of Tralee?