McBusted's Tom is top celebrity dad
3:12pm Thursday 12th June 2014 in © Press Association 2014
Tom Fletcher has beaten Simon Cowell to the title of Celebrity Dad of the Year.
The X Factor mogul was among the shortlisted stars, but lost out to the 28-year-old McBusted star.
Tom - who became a father to son Buzz Michelangelo in March this year - won the public vote to be named Marvel Celebrity Dad of the Year 2014.
He said: "It feels amazing being crowned Marvel's Celebrity Dad of the Year. I feel very honoured, especially considering the competition I was up against.
"I apologise - sorry Simon Cowell and Mo Farah!
"Buzz has completely changed my life. Even before he was born, when we found out we were having a baby it just completely turns your world upside down.
"And then I went on tour three weeks after he was born and luckily he came a little bit early as well, so it meant I got an extra week with him before I went away. But it's been a learning experience so far.
"It's all worked out amazingly - they came on tour with me for a few weeks. And then I did a lot of travelling back and forth to see him and do my dad duties and change some nappies.
"I think it requires a lot of super hero qualities. You have to be patient and quite strong, because I think it's really important to be there for mum in the first few months."
The singer-songwriter won the nation's heart thanks to his doting posts about Buzz on social media, including documenting every single day of his wife Giovanna's pregnancy while serenading her bump in a touching video.
He takes the title from Olympic medallist Mo Farah.