Bromley mum in international modelling competition final at Birmingham Fashion Week

Aneeka Williams is up against the world this weekend

Aneeka Williams is up against the world this weekend

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A BROMLEY mum’s been selected to go up against the world in an international modelling competition this weekend.

Aneeka Williams, of Salisbury Road, works as a model part-time and entered Face of the World 2014 after fancying her chances.

The 24-year-old receptionist was asked to send in headshots and a bit about herself and is now set to strut her stuff in the final in Birmingham on Saturday March 1.

After graduating from university last year she said she’s been looking at going into teaching, but feels her career may now be taking a slightly different path.

She said: “I’m really excited about the competition – I’ve done modelling in London but it’ll be a new experience going up to Birmingham.

“It would be amazing to win and it’d open up new doors. I want to get signed – it’d be great to go into modelling full-time.

"I think it could really change my life."

Miss Williams said she’ll be judged on how she performs in shoots, works with other models and engages with the audience on the day – with the winner going onto other shows and opportunities.

The mother of one said she was inspired to pursue a life in front of the camera after seeing her elder sister see success in Spain.

The contest’s held as part of Birmingham International Fashion week and sees lookers from the likes of Zambia, Poland, India and Italy join UK participants.

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2:06pm Tue 25 Feb 14

sarfflondonbird says...

Dont give up the day job dear, here today, gone tomorrow.
Dont give up the day job dear, here today, gone tomorrow. sarfflondonbird
  • Score: 6

2:51pm Tue 25 Feb 14

the wall says...

London, Rome, Paris........ Birmingham!
London, Rome, Paris........ Birmingham! the wall
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