Search begins in Cute Kids competition

The countdown has started for the 2013 Cute Kids competition being run by the News Guardian.

And we want your little bundles of joy to take part.

It is free to enter and is open to children aged newborn to five.

This year’s competition is in association with the Beacon Centre in North Shields and Park View shopping centre in Whitley Bay.

Entering could not be simpler. Just take your child to the Beacon Centre between Sunday, July 28, to Saturday, Wednesday, July 31, or Park View shopping centre from Thursday, August 1, to Saturday, August 4 – all sessions are from 10am and 4pm to have a professional picture taken.