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Cycle marking event in Chester-le-Street
Updated 3:23pm Friday 7th February 2014 in News
A SECURITY marking event is being held in Chester-le-Street as part of the fight against cycle crime.
The session takes place at Cycle World, South Burns, between 1 and 2pm tomorrow (Saturday, February 8).
Visitors will be able to get their machines marked for free with a UV pen or , for £9,90, they can have their machines etched and the details stored on a register.
A spokesman for the town’s neighbourhood police said the event was the first in a series that would be held.as part of Durham Constabulary’s Operation Spoke.
The force is working with other agencies to significantly reduce cycle crime across the county