Eggs-tra special fun for Easter holidays

An eggs-tra special series of events have been lined up to mark the end of the Easter holidays.

Kite fun with Let’s Fly a Kite for Easter will take place in Springfield Park, Forest Hall, from 11am to 2pm on Thursday, April 17.

Bring along your own kite and fly it or make a small kite helped by the park warden.

The session costs £1.50 per child.

For more information email or contact 07976 307347 or Lynda Hoffman on 07803 518468.

Children can also plant summer flowering bulbs in Wallsend Parks with the park wardens.

Anyone interested should meet at Richardson Dees Bandstand on Thursday, April 17, from 2pm to 4pm.

A springtime walk around the Rising Sun Country Park with a warden will take place on Good Friday.

Meet at Rising Sun Countryside Centre from 10.30am to noon or from 1pm to 2.30pm. Cost £2.50 per child.

To book a place contact Rising Sun Countryside Centre reception on (0191) 643 2241 or email