Bumper turnout for skate park festival

PUBLISHED: 13:18 11 June 2019 | UPDATED: 13:18 11 June 2019

Nailsea Skatepark Festival
8,06,19

Nailsea Skatepark Festival 8,06,19

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Nailsea's skatepark festival was a huge success attracting scores of competitors onto the slopes.

Joseph and Stuart playing pool
Nailsea Skatepark Festival
8,06,19Joseph and Stuart playing pool Nailsea Skatepark Festival 8,06,19

Organisers of the 17th Nailsea Community Skate Park Festival were thrilled with the turnout and community spirit on Saturday.

Event organiser Phil Williams said: "The skate park was packed throughout the afternoon without any hint of trouble, a fantastic advert for the skate park and the skatepark community, and perhaps an encouragement to other members of the local community, particularly in Clevedon and Portishead, to look again at the facilities they offer for this passionate section of their community and get behind their plans."

The event included table tennis, a youth hang-out and a bouncy castle.

Phil added: "A huge thanks to the organisers and sponsors who gave time and finances, and supported in practical ways."

Nailsea Skatepark Festival
8,06,19Nailsea Skatepark Festival 8,06,19

Nailsea Skatepark Festival
8,06,19Nailsea Skatepark Festival 8,06,19

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