All sports add up to day of fun for kids
Swe hope all the young people have learned some valuable lessons and they have now been rewarded with a great day out using our amazing facilities at Crosby Lakeside.”
Next the schoolchilden will be playing the role of emergency services in a live re-enactment of a scrambler bike crash later this month.
During this re-enactment they will come face to face with the dangers of becoming involved in scrambler bike activity.
Sefton Neighbourhood Chief Inspector Jerry Harris said: “Education and engagement is such an important part of the work we do alongside Sefton Council and our other partners.
“This inter-schools activity day is a brilliant way for children to channel their energy and creativity in a positive way.
“During our yearly scrambler bike initiative, we not only want to show young people the serious dangers and nuisance that scrambler bikes cause across the community, but also encourage them to learn different activities, skills and pursuits.
“The enthusiasm we saw from everyone was great, and this autumn term will see them get involved in all sorts of competitions and activities.”
Some of the pupils at the fun day held at Crosby Lakeside CHOOLCHILDREN from Hatton Hill, The Grange, St Oswalds and Lander Road donned their allweather gear and took part in an exhilarating inter-school sports day at Crosby Lakeside recently.This is the third activity day by Sefton Council, Merseyside Fire & Rescue and Merseyside Police which is designed to highlight the effects scrambler bikes have on local communities and how children can have tons of fun away from the dangerous bikes.As well as learning about the vehicles, children took part in a host of activities including raft building, sailing, fencing, teamwork, and problem solving.Cllr Trish Hardy, Sefton Council’s cabinet member for communities and housing, said: “This was a fantastic day out for all involved despite the weather!“Around 150 schoolchildren took part in the day and our partnership with both Merseyside Police and Merseyside Fire & Rescue continues to work extremely well to highlight the dangers associated with scrambler bikes and how they can affect local communities.“By getting involved in the campaign
Pupils enjoying the fun day at Crosby Lakeside
Youngsters learn about scrambler bikes during the event