WINNERS in the Chard and Ilminster News’ Child of the Year competition gathered at the Co-op store in Fore Street, Chard, on Friday to receive their prizes.

Chanel Isaacs won the babies up to nine months category; Londyn Welch the ten to 18 months section; Abigail Petty the 19 to 36 months category; and Jayden Kamal the three to five years class.

Overall winners were Olivia-Jane and Bryonee Carling, who also won the siblings category.

The competition was run earlier this year by the News in with Fraser Portraits.