In pictures: Cardiff win promotion to the Premier League

Cardiff City have reached the Premier League for the first time in half a century amid scenes of joy at Cardiff City Stadium on Tuesday evening.

Kevin McNaughton goes flying as Cardiff battled for the point they needed against Charlton to secure promotion. Credit: PA
Craig Noone (right) and Callum Harriott battle for the ball. Credit: PA
Cardiff fan and former Labour leader Neil Kinnock watched on with anticipation... Credit: PA did representatives from the oval ball game, Wales coaches Warren Gatland (right) and Rob Howley. Credit: PA
Charlton boss Chris Powell gets in on the celebrations with Cardiff manager Malky Mackay at the final whistle. Credit: PA
Hometown hero Craig Bellamy salutes the fans. Credit: PA
Celebrations spilled onto the pitch. Credit: PA
Leon Barnett was carried shoulder-high by Bluebirds fans. Credit: PA
Owner Vincent Tan performs Cardiff's signature 'Ayatollah' celebration. Credit: PA
Celebrations promised to go on long into the night. Credit: PA
Fans may already be looking ahead to a summer transfer campaign ahead of next season in the top flight. Credit: PA