North Shields trainees pack a punch at work

AIS Connect trainees take on a boxing challenge.
AIS Connect trainees take on a boxing challenge.

Business trainees in North Shields are fighting fit for the workplace.

Local business AIS Connect has offered a six-week programme of boxing and fitness lessons as part of its traineeship programmes.

Commonwealth Games medallist and professional boxer Andy McLean joined fitness coach Sharon Moore to deliver the course for 16 to 24-year-olds in extra evening sessions at Generation Fitness gym in North Shields.