TeleTots 2018

Teletots is BACK for 2018 and we are on the hunt to find Tayside’s cutest kid!

Thanks to all 164 of you who brought your adorable children along to our photoshoot during the first fortnight of October, it was a pleasure to see so many happy little faces and we wish you all the best of luck in the competition!

So what happens next? All TeleTots will be featured in special supplements inside the Evening Telegraph over 3 dates: October 30, November 6 & 13.

Tele readers are invited to collect voting slips – inside the paper printed daily from October 30 (the first supplement) until November 28 – and fill in the details to cast votes for their chosen TeleTot.

These votes will be counted after the closing date of November 30 and those with the highest votes will go through to the final round. There will 9 finalists chosen, 3 from each of the 3 age categories.

Age categories: 0-17 months; 18-35 months; 3-5 years


  • 9 finalists will receive a photo bundle with their child’s professional snap
  • Our 3 age category winners will, in addition, receive a trophy and £50 toy shop vouchers
  • The category winner with the most overall votes will receive, in addition to the above, £1,000 in holiday vouchers to use however you like, anytime within 1 year (Terms & Conditions apply)


  • Photoshoot Monday 1 – Friday 12 October (DC Thomson)
  • Supplements will feature in the Evening Telegraph from Tuesday 30 October
  • Voting coupons available in paper from 30 October – 28 November, 2018.
  • Final 9 revealed after all of the paper coupon votes have been counted
  • Voting to crown each category winner from the 9 finalists will open at the start of December whereby you can phone or text to cast your votes – whoever receives the most will be crowned Teletot 2018!
  • Teletot 2018 champion will be announced just before Christmas and their prize will be delivered straight to their door!

Good Luck!

The Tele Team

Terms and conditions can be found here.

This year’s Teletots is sponsored by Dundee Rep. To book your tickets for “The Snow Queen” at the theatre click