Half-day sessions will improve cycling skills

FAMILIES have the opportunity to improve their on-road cycling skills next week.

North Tyneside Council is hosting its annual Road Skills Training Camp between Monday, April 2, and Thursday, April 5.

During the half-day sessions, families will be shown how to cycle safely on the road.

Children must be over eight-years-old, be capable of riding safely and have a roadworthy bike.

The sessions start from the Rising Sun Country Park Visitors Centre, Benton, and cost £3.50 per child.

Morning sessions run from 9.30am until 12.30pm while in the afternoon they are from 1.30pm to 4.30pm.

Booking is required on (0191) 643 6125 or e-mail paul.adams@northtyneside.gov.uk