Brotherton and Byram school celebrates sport award win

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Staff and pupils at Brotherton and Byram Community Primary Academy are celebrating after getting first place in a top sports award.

The school won the Increased Participation in Competitive Sports category at the Yorkshire PE and Sports Awards.

Children and staff at the event got to meet gymnastics commonwealth gold medallist and Olympian Craig Heap, who was co-presenting the awards in Harrogate. The school was recognised for the way it used the PE premium grant to offer children a wider range of sports, including quicksticks hockey, high 5 netball and sportshall athletics.