In pictures: Burnley pupils battle it out at Lancashire School Games

Burnley school children enjoyed a day of sporting contests at the Lancashire School Games.

Friday, 5th July 2019, 10:59 am
Updated Friday, 5th July 2019, 11:59 am
Blessed Trinity RC College rounders
Blessed Trinity RC College rounders

Pupils from Rosewood, Brunshaw, St Joseph's, Wellfield and St John's RC primary schools as well as Blessed Trinity, Unity, Shuttleworth and Ridgewood secondary schools took part in a number of county finals, ranging from introductory sports such as Tri Golf, High 5 netball and Quad Kids (athletics) to more traditional sports such as rounders, touch rugby and climbing.

Pupils from across Burnley take part in the opening ceremony
Pupils from across Burnley take part in the opening ceremony
Pupils from across Burnley take part in the opening ceremony
Pupils from across Burnley take part in the opening ceremony
Blessed Trinity RC College cricket
Unity College javelin
Blessed Trinity RC College angling
Jasmin Gregory and Olivia Palmer from Ightenhill Primary School Burnley won the Lancashire School Games' pledge competition
Blessed Trinity RC College rounders (third place)
Wellfield Primary School quicksticks
Pupils from across Burnley take part in the opening ceremony
Unity College climbing (third place)
Unity College hurdles
Blessed Trinity RC College U15s girls' cricket (first place)
Blessed Trinity RC College PAN football