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One Direction, Little Mix and Taylor Swift: BBC Radio 1's Teen Awards kick off


A host of celebrities arrived at Wembley today to be adored by thousands of teenagers.

One Direction, Little Mix, Taylor Swift and Conor Maynard were among those to arrive this afternoon, but if you're over 18 and trying to sneak in you might want to stay home, the event is for 14-17 year-olds only.

This year will see a new award, which will recognise a been brave or inspirational teen, nominated by their friends and family.

Last year the Best British Music act went to The Wanted, but just going by the amount of conquests Harry Styles has had in the past year, it would probably see One Direction win on those votes alone.

As a 'chance to celebrate teen life', we imagine the awards will have the sweet aroma of sweat, Lynx and hormones.