Mark your bike for free at event

Police are inviting cyclists to go and get their bikes security marked and safety checked at an event in Bedlington, on Saturday, March 15, from 11am to 2pm.

It takes place at the East Bedlington Community Centre in Station Road.

Neighbourhood officers will attend the initiative to security mark bicycles. They will note serial numbers with the national property register Immobilise at – so that if the property is stolen and later recovered by police it can be reunited.