Oban toddler crowned this year’s Bonnie Babies winner

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One-year-old Mila McCracken from Oban has been crowned winner of The Oban Times Bonnie Babies competition.

After five rounds of voting, 70 entrants were whittled down to one, with Mila taking home the £500 first prize.

Mila’s parents, Victoria Pacitti and Stephen McCracken, said: ‘We were really happy to find out she had won as we knew the competition was  popular and a lot of people were voting so it means a lot that she won.

‘Thank you to everyone who took the time to vote. Her money will be put into her savings account to spend when she is older.’

All the competition entries received huge support from our readers with well over 3,000 votes cast in total.

Our two runners up prizes of £50 each go to Carter Harvey, also from Oban, and Alba McNicholas Smith from Helensburgh. Thanks go to all the parents, grandparents, friends and relatives who voted for their favourites. It has been a joy to see all the happy, smiling faces in the newspaper.