Eggs-iting events lined up for Easter

PARKS and attractions in the borough are lining up a series of events for Easter to help keep youngsters entertained.

Residents can try their hand at Knots and Crosses in Wallsend’s Richardson Dees Park play area on Saturday, April 7, from 11am to 2pm.

An egg and chicken rolling run will take place on Sunday, 8 April, from 10.30am to 11.30am at Springfield Park Play site and from 2.30pm to 3.30pm at Benton Quarry Play site.

On Monday, April 9, Northumberland Park will be hosting an Easter egg hunt at the Park Avenue bowling hut from 11am to noon. All ages are invited to find scattered Easter eggs and take them back to the park warden for Easter treats.

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