One of this year’s winners of our Child of the Year competition clearly had a helping hand – his genes.
Little Colby Barker’s winning smile bagged him the top prize in the two- to three-year-olds’ category.
But his proud grandparents Wayne and Angie Barker have let us know that Colby’s dad – their son Dale – also made an impression back in 1988, when he bagged himself the Most Handsome Boy prize,
They said: “It made our day when we opened our paper on August 23 to see our little grandson Colby named top toddler.
“It brought back many memories.”
The Derby Road couple added: “Thanks for making our day.”