Skateboards plea to help new project

Tresham College of Further and Higher Education is appealing for old skateboards to help its new Prince’s Trust community project at Little Bowden skatepark.

The college, which runs classes at the former Copperfield Hotel in Northampton Road, Harborough,wants to renovate the garden area at the skatepark and add extra seating there.

The Princes Trust Copperfield Hotel group is running a raffle on March 5 with substantial prizes on offer donated by Tesco and Boots and is now on the hunt for old skateboards.

It is open between 9am and 3pm on weekdays.

For more details telephone 0845 658 8990.