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The overall winner of Bonniest Baby 2013, Carlie Steele with her very proud mum and the Buchan Queen and Princesses
The overall winner of Bonniest Baby 2013, Carlie Steele with her very proud mum and the Buchan Queen and Princesses

Youngsters from across Buchan made their way to the Palace Hotel on Tuesday in a bid to be named Bonniest Baby 2013.

Proud parents, siblings and grandparents filled the Ballroom as they eagerly awaited the final results.

Judges made their way round each age category, meeting all the wee smiley faces of the contestants.

All of the youngsters were very well behaved throughout and wore their best outfits for the event.

The winners are as follows:

Age 3-6 months: 1 Hannah Jacob, 2 Kaitlyn McLeman, 3 Jaiden John Whyte.

Age 6-9 months: 1 Harley Jack Coutts, 2 Harry Willox, 3 Jaime McNeil.

Age 9-12 months: 1 Carlie Steele, 2 Jackson Bruce, 3 Dior Robertson.

Age 12-15 months: 1 Elizabeth Ann King, 2 Amiee Warrender, 3 Ethan West.

Age 15-18 months: 1 Kai Henderson, 2 William Till, 3 Lucas Barclay.

In the Twins + category, AJ and Joey Duncan and Millie and Charlie Buchan were joint winners.

Baby Bright Eyes was awarded to Dylan Reid, Bonniest Smile was given to Maison-Lee Ritchie and Sonia Taylor was named Trendiest Baby.

The overall winner of Bonniest Baby 2013 was Carlie Steele.