YMCA given a lick of paint by the Fusiliers - Video

Ashington’s YMCA has added another name on the wall of their Community Garden to go alongside the likes of the Duchess of Northumberland.

Z Company, who’re part of the 5th Battalion of the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers, have spray-painted their hackle onto the wall to mark their continued association with the charity.

The hackle is known as a ‘tag’ and Z Company follow the likes of MP Ian Lavery in adding their tag to the walls of the former piece of waste land.

newspostleaderTV were there to see the tag being added and spoke to some of those involved with both the YMCA and the 5th Battalion.