EARLIER this month, Bala held their Annual Late Night Christmas Shopping.

In the afternoon that day, the Best Christmas Decorated Shop Window Competition winner was announced and the first prize was presented to Llinos Parry of Carpedi Y Bala.

Judging the competition were sixth-form pupils of Ysgol y Berwyn and Cllr Dorothi Evans, mayor of Bala.

Pictured outside the winning window, from left, are: Llinos Parry, holding her dog Poppy, and competition judges Huw Jones, Heledd Wyn Davies, Abbie Bedwell, Cllr Dorothi Evans and Ceri Wyn Evans.