BOXER Hamza Hussain returned to his former school in Batley to present awards to pupils. Hamza, 16, of Staincliffe, was at Batley Business and Enterprise College (BBEC) to celebrate the achievements of 11-year-olds.

Children received gold, silver or bronze awards in recognition of how well they have stepped up since primary school.Two pupils, including Huzaifan Gora, pictured here, got a diamond award for outstanding first terms.

Hamza, who left BBEC last year, recently won a title at the National Ambition Boxing Championships in Derbyshire.

He previously boxed in the European Junior Championships in Bulgaria and could be in line for England and Great Britain selection.

Staff also got awards for record-breaking GCSE results that saw BBEC ranked in the top 100 most-improved schools nationally.