Proms 2017: 15 pictures from Sunderland's Venerable Bede Academy

Thousands of students across the region have been getting their glad rags on to see in the end of the school year in style.

And we were there to capture the glitz and glamour of prom season on camera.

Venerable Bede Academy prom.

Venerable Bede Academy prom.

Here are a selection of pictures from the prom for Venerable Bede Academy at Ryhope, held at the George Washington Hotel.

Can you spot yourself and your friends having fun?