Local Karate Instructor Dave Noble (2nd right), was recently awarded his 5th Dan Masters certificate by colleagues and fellow black belts Andy Dawson, Marc Harrison and Mathew Emmerson from Zanshin-Kai Karate.

The award was presented on behalf of Cobra Martial Arts Association for time served and services to Karate and the Martial Arts within the community for over 20 years.

Zanshin-Kai Karate Club holds classes at Woodham Community Centre on Thursday and Sunday and anyone interested can call in for more information or telephone 07917 203421.”