CASH prizes are on offer to the girls chosen to be part of the 61st St Neots Carnival Court. The search is on for a carnival queen, deputy carnival queen, princess and deputy princess. Applications are being invited from girls who live in St Neots and t

CASH prizes are on offer to the girls chosen to be part of the 61st St Neots Carnival Court.

The search is on for a carnival queen, deputy carnival queen, princess and deputy princess. Applications are being invited from girls who live in St Neots and the surrounding villages.

Entrants for carnival queen and deputy must be 15 years old or over and the princesses between eight and 10.

All entrants will be invited to a selection evening on Friday, July 10 at St Neots Priory Centre, where the court will be crowned.

The prizes this year include £150 for the queen, £100 for the deputy queen and vouchers for the princesses.

The girls will also receive a trophy to hold for a year, have a carnival dress made for them and take part in a photo shoot.

The court will visit other carnivals and attend events including the town's Christmas lights switch on.

INFORMATION: Entry forms can be downloaded from www.stneotscarnival.co.uk or e-mail karen@stneotscarnival.co.uk