YOUNG musicians has every reason to blow their own trumpet as they were recognised and celebrated for their achievements.

Kearsley Youth Brass Band held its annual awards night to congratulate its members for achieving the grade and outstanding performances throughout the year.

Chairman of Kearsley Youth Brass Band Stephen Tonge said: "This is our eighth awards evening and it was packed.

"We had parents there, and the Mayor of Bolton and Cllr John Byrne.

"Certificates for those who had achieved the music grades were given out and awards were handed out.

"It was a celebration of the achievements of musicians in the band and also the Training Band.

"It was a very successful night."

The audience were treated to musical performances by the bands.