Voting opens for Lowestoft’s bonniest baby of 2019

Voting is open in the Lowestoft Journal's Bonny Babies competition. Picture: Picture Studios.

Voting is open in the Lowestoft Journal's Bonny Babies competition. Picture: Picture Studios. - Credit: Archant

It is one of the most popular competitions of the year, and now it is time to choose who you think should be crowned the Journal's bonniest baby of 2019.

Our Bonny Babies competition, held in partnership with Picture Studios, on London Road North, Lowestoft, has seen 63 youngsters posing for photo shoots before the cameras.

Now it's up to you, our readers, to choose the winners, with all the entries printed in this week's paper.

Each photograph has been individually numbered, and you can vote for your favourite by filling out the relevant coupon in this week's Lowestoft Journal.

This year, entries have been split into three categories; up to one years old, one to two, and over twos.

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As always, Picture Studios have kindly supplied some amazing prizes for our winners, with the top tots in each category receiving a fabulous 20in x 16in framed portrait worth £228.

Runners-up will receive a 10in x 8in framed portrait worth £57 and third places will receive an 8in x 6in framed portrait worth £39.

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Reece Hanson, coastal chief reporter for the Lowestoft Journal, said: "We are delighted with how many families were eager to take part in our competition this year, so thanks to everyone for getting involved.

"Our readers have now got the difficult task of helping us crown the winners, so fill out the forms and let us know who you think deserves to be crowned the bonniest baby of Lowestoft.

"As always, the staff at Picture Studios have done a fantastic job and we are so pleased to be able to work with them to bring this competition back for what has been another hugely successful year.

"They have offered some great prizes and this is a real opportunity for parents and carers to win a memorable portrait of your gorgeous boys and girls."

Readers can vote as many times as they wish, but all votes must be submitted on the Journal's official forms, with details of the child you are voting for, along with your name and address.

Forms can be sent to Bonny Babies Competition, The Lowestoft Journal, 147 London Road North, Lowestoft, NR32 1NB.Photocopies will not be accepted.

The deadline for votes is noon on Friday, August 2.

The votes will then be counted, with winners being notified before results are published in The Journal.

Usual Archant competition rules apply.

There is no obligation to buy any photographs, although they can be purchased through Picture Studios, who offer fun, family photography in a state-of-the-art studio in Lowestoft's town centre.

For more information about Picture Studios, call 01502 573 154, or visit

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