IN PICTURES: Stunning nurse Katharine Walker crowned Miss Northern Ireland

Katharine Walker has been crowned Miss Northern Ireland 2018. Click on the image above or link below to launch images from last night's gala bash
Katharine Walker has been crowned Miss Northern Ireland 2018. Click on the image above or link below to launch images from last night's gala bash

Nurse Katharine Walker was last night crowned Miss Northern Ireland 2018.

Katharine, 23, picked up the award at a glittering bash at Belfast’s Europa Hotel.

The event was hosted by former competition winner Zoe Salmon alongside UTV’s Marc Mallett.

She will now go on to compete in the Miss World competition in China in December.

Click on the link or image above to view our gallery from the gala event.