Last chance to vote for Wakefield’s Next Top Model- text us your choice

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TIME is running out to cast your vote in this year’s Wakefield’s Next Top Model contest.

All votes must reach us by 10am on Wednesday, August 22.

But there is still time to make sure your favourite makes it to the final.

And this week we have made it even easier by giving you the chance to vote via text message.

Simply text WAK [space] TM [space] then the entrant number and finally your full name and send to 61500.

Texts cost £1.50 plus your standard network rate. Line closes at 10am on Wednesday, August 22, 2012.

Example: WAK TM 37 John Smith would register one vote for entrant number 37.

If you want to vote by coupon, available in this week’s Express, it must also reach us by 10am on Wednesday, August 22.

You can vote as many times as you like on separate coupons. Photocopies are not acceptable.

This year there is just one round of voting to decide our final 10 – the fate of our contestants is in your hands.

Eight of the finalists will progress on public votes alone, while two wildcards will be put through by our judges, taking votes into 

The final 10 will then appear at a glittering catwalk event at competition sponsor Trinity Walk on Sunday, September 9, where a panel of judges, including the head booker from Leeds-based model agency Catwalk Model Management, will decide on the winner of Wakefield’s Next Top Model 2012.

The winner will be placed on the books of Catwalk for a year and could earn modelling assignments and work as a television extra.

The winner will also become the face of Trinity Walk and the Wakefield Express and perform shoots for our What Women Want supplement.

On the final afternoon, hair, make up and clothes will be provided by Room 97 and the Trinity Walk 

More details of the final will be printed in the Express over the coming weeks.


01 Laura Addy

02 Sarah Allott

03 Alice May Armitage

04 Laura Briscoe

05 Anna Bukowski

06 Hannah Buxton

07 Leonie Cowell

08 Kayleigh Cowling

09 Nitasha Dhunna

10 Rebekah Flower

11 Tamara Folletti

12 Lauren Forster

14 Charlotte

Valerie Hawkin

15 Charlotte Jones

16 Rosie Jones

17 Julia Lill

18 Charlotte Lister

19 Kelsey-Jo Longstaff

20 Amy Lowe

21 Shannon Nicholls

22 Jamie Lee Norton

23 Paige Norton

24 Rebecca Powles

25 Mariah Phiri

26 Nichola Price

27 Olivia Radcliffe

28 Nadia Rauf

29 Stevie Raw

30 Katrina Roberts

31 Shannon Rushton

32 Emily Russell

33 Tamsin Skevington

34 Laura Smith-Whiteley

35 Kendal-Star Thompson

36 Laura Wood

37 Hayley Louise Woollin

Terms and conditions:

Wakefield Express and Johnston Press are constantly running great offers. If you are not interested in receiving details of them by sms, please end your text with the word EXIT. Please note if you should enter after the stated closing date your entry will not be valid but you still may be charged. Texts cost £1.50 plus standard charge. Usual YWNG rules apply. Copies can be obtained from the Promotions Department. For full competition terms and conditions please visit