Active Travel cycle event
Dated: 08 Apr 2012
Police are urging cyclists to come along to a free event being held in Newcastle.
The Active Travel event is being held at the Westgate Centre for Sport between 10am and 2pm on Wednesday, April 11.
The event is completely free and on the day there will be activities for kids of all ages including - arts and crafts, face painting, henna and nail painting, pot painting, seed planting and the chance to design a bike of the future.
Cyclists of all ages are being urged to bring their bikes along to the event and have them checked over by a bike doctor.
Officers from the Fenham and Scotswood Neighbourhood Policing Team will be on hand offering crime prevention advice and security marking bikes for free.
There will also be health check ups, healthy recipe workshops and lots of information about local cycle groups and sports activities.