Family fun at Whitley Bay sandcastle competition

Hundreds of people took part in the Whitley Bay Sandcastle Competition last year. Picture by John Millard.
Hundreds of people took part in the Whitley Bay Sandcastle Competition last year. Picture by John Millard.

Families can showcase their construction skills in the Whitley Bay Sandcastle competition taking place on Sunday on Whitley Bay beach.

Registration is from 10am to 12.30pm outside the Rendezvous cafe. Judging at 1pm.

There will be entertainment and face painting.

Participants should bring their own buckets and spades and will get a goody bag and medal.