Miss Mansfield misses out on national title

Alicia Caley after being crowned Miss Mansfield and Sherwood Forest last year
Alicia Caley after being crowned Miss Mansfield and Sherwood Forest last year

MANSFIELD beauty Alicia Caley missed out on the top spot in the Miss England competition this week.

But the 18-year-old can hold her head high after finishing in the top 17, from 59 entrants from across the country, based on her score by the judges.

It came after four days of gruelling competition in Birmingham. She had made it to national comeptition after being crowned Miss Mansfield and Sherwood Forest last year.

The winner of the overall competition was Charlotte Homes, who had been crowned Miss Devon.