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Ms Great Britain finalist wants to use platform to help others

Mum of three from Castletown taking part in October event

A Manx woman who is competing in the Ms Great Britain contest says she wants to use the platform to raise awareness for mental health.

Johanna Martin-Edge, from Castletown, is a finalist in the competition and the only person from the Isle of Man who will be competing in the October event.

It’s the first time there’s been a category for those over the age of 30.

The mum-of-three, who is 35, told Manx Radio, given the opportunity, she would like her endeavours to help others:

Ms Great Britain will be held on 20 and 21 October in Leicester.

Johanna is raising money for two charities in the run up to the event – you can find out more HERE.

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