Search is on to find the country’s most outstanding families

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A SEARCH has been launched to find the country’s most outstanding families and reward them with a money can’t buy experience.

Families across the district who have done something amazing to help others, have made a real difference in their communities, or been champion fund-raisers can be put forward for the awards.

Among the high profile judges who will decide which families are worthy of the five-star treatment, are Kym Marsh, Mel C, Patsy Palmer, Jo Joyner and Sally Dynevor, other wise known as Sally Webster in Coronation Street.

The awards ceremony will be held at London Zoo on May 28 where the celebrity panel will announce the overall winner of Outstanding Family of the Year 2012 from the five winning families.

The winners will also receive a fabulous family holiday in a four-star hotel in Cyprus.

Debbie Attewell, editor of Candis women’s magazine - which is behind the awards - said: ‘‘This award champions the amazing achievements of families in the UK and how they are helping to make a difference.”

To enter just tell us how your nominated family is making a difference by emailing or by logging on to

Please include the names and the ages of everyone in the family as well as an email and daytime telephone contact number.