STOURBRIDGE and Cradley MP Margot James has let local schoolchildren design her Christmas card this year.

Ms James invited pupils from Cradley Church of England Primary School to design her card which will be sent to the great and good of Parliament and beyond.

The MP visited the school this week to announce the winners - year 6 pupils, Thomas Howell and Rachel Harris.

As the winners of the competition they both received a book voucher and will be sent a number of cards for their own personal use.

Ms james said: “This year I chose joint winners, Thomas Howell and Rachel Harris, for their wonderful Christmas card designs.

“It was a very difficult decision as there were so many excellent entries and all of the designs by the Year 6 students were fantastic, I was very impressed.”