Radio 1's Teen Awards honour real-life heroes.

BBC Radio 1’s Teen Awards celebrated the achievements of outstanding young people in the UK.

The event was attended by 8,000 14-17 year-olds and featured performances from Pixie Lott, Jason Derulo, Cher Lloyd, Rizzle Kicks, Joe Jonas, One Direction, and Ed Sheeran.

The awards ceremony was hosted by Radio 1 DJ Nick Grimshaw and Mollie King from The Saturdays,

Pippa Haines was one of the Teen Heroes who picked up an award for her work as a young carer who looks after her disabled mother.

Best Single was awarded to singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran and Best Album was picked up by Olly Murs.