Nieve Jennings

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Nieve Jennings
Beauty pageant titleholder
Miss Scotland 07 Nieve Jennings.jpg
Born Nieve Jennings
1987 (age 26–27)
Bishopbriggs, Scotland
Title(s) Miss Scotland 2007
Miss United Kingdom 2007/8

Nieve Jennings was a beauty pageant contestant who represented Scotland in Miss World 2007 in Sanya, China.[1] Nieve placed as the first runner-up in two of the "fast-track" events, Miss World Sports and Miss World Talent. Nieve was awarded the title of Miss United Kingdom 2008. She also represented the United Kingdom in Miss International 2008 in Macau, China.

Nieve is an experienced performer. She is a singer, dancer and actress and a graduate of Glasgow Academy Musical Theatre Arts (GAMTA)and has an Higher National Diploma in Musical Theatre. Her professional credits include:

  • Princess Jasmine, 'Aladdin', Qdos, King's Theatre, Edinburgh
  • Dancer, 'The New Magical Adventures of Pinocchio', Pavilion Theatre, Glasgow
  • Ms Wotherspoon, 'Doon at the Buroo', Pavilion Theatre, Glasgow
  • Maid Marion, 'The Magical Adventures of Robin Hood', Pavilion Theatre, Glasgow
  • Wendy, 'The Magical Adventures of Peter Pan', Pavilion Theatre Glasgow

Nieve's modelling career began at the age of five, and when she was fifteen she was approached by a model scout to join their Agency. And so began a very exciting journey which has included international assignments to Cyprus, Marbella, London, Gibraltar, Paris, Japan and China.

Nieve has modelled for prestigious fashion labels such as Amanda Wakeley, Marcus Eagleton, Joyce Young and Ultimo. Nieve continues to enjoy a busy modelling career which takes her all over the world.

Alongside Olly Murs, Nieve presented the 2011 GAMTA Entertainment Award at the 2011 Young Scot Awards at the Hilton Hotel Glasgow. She also performed as a Las Vegas dancer at the 2011 Scottish Health Award at Edinburgh Corn Exchange.

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