Miss World Organization has just announced the official Venue for 2011 Pageant: London Earls Court. They also announced some “new and exciting changes”.
London Earls Court - Miss World 2011 Official Venue
“Miss World is returning home to London to celebrate its 60th Birthday. A world record 120 nations will compete for the most coveted crown in beauty. The finals will broadcast live from London Earls Court on Sunday 6th November.
On Sunday 29th July, 1951, 26 contestants took part in the first ever Miss World contest, as Kiki Haakanson from Sweden was crowned the first Miss World. On our 60th Birthday, we are pleased to announce that we will be returning home to London.
Miss World 2011 features new and exciting changes, four dedicated camera teams will be living ‘in-house’ with the contestants at their five star hotel giving exclusive round the clock coverage on Television and the Web.
The pre-judging process will be shown live on the internet as our panel of industry professionals take an in-depth look at the qualities of each contestant and award their marks. The pre-judging marks will be revealed on a giant World Scoreboard during the live final before our star judging panel reveal their own personal favorites and give their scores.
Miss World is the world’s most watched annual TV event, forging links between participating countries in a way unsurpassed, by any other global event. It is watched by over 1 billion viewers in over 168 countries. Miss World 2011 will showcase the UK as a leading tourist destination during the build up to The London Olympics 2012.”
Courtesy of Miss World Website.