Mrs Helen Vyse, Headteacher, Meanwood Primary School said: “Congratulations to Meanwood Drummers who are celebrating after getting through to the national finals of the Music for Youth Festival.

“The group of Year 5 & 6 pupils performed a piece composed for the event called 'Celebration' at the CBSO Centre & Royal Birmingham Conservatoire on 3 July and afterwards they enjoyed soaking up the festival atmosphere around Symphony Hall.

“The school is very proud of their fantastic achievement.”