YOUNGSTERS in North Tyneside are being encouraged to join the new police cadets scheme.
Neighbourhood officers will be outside Asda in Benton, to encourage young people to sign up between noon and 2pm on Thursday, April 5, Tuesday, April 10, and Wednesday, April 11.
Pupils in school years nine and ten aged 14 or 15 are eligible to apply. To take part in the two-year-scheme candidates must live in North Tyneside and be medically fit.
Forms can be found online at www.ebeat.org.uk – applications close on April 14.