Miss Thailand World 2011 winner Patcharida Rodkongka is fashion student from DEVON

Miss Thailand World 2011 winner Patcharida Rodkongka is fashion student from DEVON

How a fashion student from DEVON clinched the beauty queen crown of Miss Thailand

5:48 PM on 25th August 2011

Beauty queen: Patcharida Rodkongka, originally from Devon was crowned Miss Thailand 2011

Beauty queen: Patcharida Rodkongka, originally from Devon was crowned Miss Thailand 2011

Crowned: Miss Rodkongka (centre) with fellow Miss Thailand contestants at the Centara Grand Hotel in Bangkok

Crowned: Miss Rodkongka (centre) with fellow Miss Thailand contestants at the Centara Grand Hotel in Bangkok

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Dreamy: Miss Rodkongka”s aunt, said that her niece had always wanted to be in a beauty contest

Hometown: Queen Street in Newton Abbot, Devon, where Miss Patcharida was raised

Hometown: Queen Street in Newton Abbot, Devon, where Miss Patcharida was raised