THERE was success for Keighley karate kids at Shukokai Karate Union's (SKU) Dan garding held in Sheffield.

Akeel Carles, who trains with Bismillah Karate Club, attended and was successful in gaining his black belt 1st Dan.

Sensei Mo Ilyas said he is very proud of Akeel who has been working hard towards his exam.

Meanwhile, Bismillah Karate Club members competed at last month's Liverpool Open.

At the event Bismillah students took part in a number of good fights and in the under six years category Mohammad Hussain gained a silver medal.

If anyone would like any details on karate lessons, call Mo Ilyas on 07986 373566.