Maria Ellul and Daryl Azzopardi are the winners of the Ms and Mr World Malta beauty contest.
The contest was held yesterday at the Pjazza Teatru Rjal in Valletta.
24-year-old Maria Ellul, who hails from Zurrieq, will now take part in the Miss World contest in China, and Daryl Azzopardi, who is also 24 and hails from Swatar, will take part in the Mr World contest in the Philippines.
Maria Ellul was chosen from among 27 participants, and Daryl Azzopardi was chosen from among 21 participants.
During the contest the sum of 13,000 euro was collected in aid of Dr Klown.