County schools set for sporting battle at Tynedale venues

The best school teams and individuals from across Northumberland will compete against one another in a variety of sports to become this year’s Sainbury’s School Games county champions.

Tomorrow, Wentworth Leisure Centre and various sporting venues across the Tynedale area, including Close House Golf Club, Stocksfield Cricket Club and Tynedale Rugby Club will play host to this year’s Northumberland School Games Summer Festival tournaments.

Patron of the Games, the Duchess of Northumberland said: “The Northumberland School Games provides an unprecedented opportunity to showcase the many talents of our young people in Northumberland.”

For more, visit www.northumberlandsport.co.uk/school-games.