TOP marks in modern jazz and tap dance exams have been earned by pupils at a dance school, who all gained A or B grades in their Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing examinations.

The children, aged between five and 15, are all members of the Sarah Hitchon School of Dance, which is based at Todmorden Conservative Club, Rochdale Road, Todmorden.

Sarah said of her pupils: "We have once again been successful in our exams with all children gaining excellent grades. Well done to all.”

The pupils were: Sarah Marshall, Cathy Barker, Victoria Fisher, Amy Rez, Amie Suthers, Katie Skowron, Sara Power, Molly Stobbs, Victoria Woodhead, Sophie Ward, Brooke Marshall, Hannah Mickleburgh, Aimee Marshall, Hannah Coates, Imogen Ridout, Seren Elam-Morley, Lyndsey Holmes, Isabelle Ridout, Kelsey Dixon, Bethany Marshall, Cara Heys, Kelly Holmes, Laura Rez and Isabel Pegg.

More details about the school can be obtained by telephoning 07929 576785.