Abbie Twiss

Auckland Deaf Society hosts a Derby Race Night!

An action filled evening at ADS with a Deaf modelling show followed by an Auckland Deaf Drag Queen contest and finally a derby race competition!
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Rebecca Tadman expertly MC’s the fundraiser on Saturday 1st August 1998 with a jam-packed schedule. First up is a modelling show with Darryn Paul, Rebecca Tadman, Alexander Folomu, Victoria Skorikova, Fetauo Ualesi and Abbie Twiss showing off their sponsored fashions! Up next is a Deaf Drag Queen contest with Nicholas Humby, Chris James, Kim Robinson, Geoffrey Clough, Angus MacDonald and Darryn Paul competing for the title of Miss Britannia, an award which ultimately goes to Darryn Paul. The evening is rounded off by some derby races, with Victoria Skorikova the ultimate winner on the back of Hayden Teesdale!

Donated by Abbie Twiss
Original format VHS