Have a go at beatboxing

Beatboxing champion Grace Savage.
Beatboxing champion Grace Savage.
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Youngsters are being offered the chance to work with the leadeing female champion in beatboxing.

Grace Savage, who was crowned the UK beatbox champion for the last two years running, will be holding an intensive beatboxing weekend workshop in Newbiggin this week.

The free workshops have been made possible through the support of Northumberland Arts Development, Northumberland YMCA, Newbiggin Portas Town Team, Newbiggin Town Council, Northumberland County Council, Arts Council England and Rio Tinto Alcan.

The learn to beatbox workshop will take place at the Newbiggin Youth Arts Hub on Woodhorn Lane on Friday, October 11, from 6pm to 8pm, Saturday from noon to 3pm and Sunday from 1pm to 3pm.

For more information or to book a place call (01670) 622210. There will also be a chance to see Grace on Sunday, October 13, at 3.30pm at Newbiggin Sports Centre.