Kids told to show racism red card

Show Racism the Red Card event at Morpeth's County Hall with (left to right-back three) Northumberland County Council Chairman Jim Smith and ex-professional footballers Trevor Benjamin, Richard Offiong and (front-pupil) William Knox from Cramlington's Beaconhill Primary School.
Show Racism the Red Card event at Morpeth's County Hall with (left to right-back three) Northumberland County Council Chairman Jim Smith and ex-professional footballers Trevor Benjamin, Richard Offiong and (front-pupil) William Knox from Cramlington's Beaconhill Primary School.

YOUNGSTERS have met with football heroes, delivering an anti-racism message.

Year 5 students from Bedlington’s Stead Lane First School and Beacon Hill Primary School in Cramlington, took part in a workshop in Morpeth.

They were joined by former footballers at Northumberland County Council’s chamber, in County Hall, as part of education charity Show Racism the Red Card (SRtRC).