BMX bandits given boost with track named after popular fire captain

Josh Leeson
Updated April 23 2024 - 5:58pm, first published April 22 2024 - 6:30pm
State Member for Cessnock Clayton Barr, Cessnock City mayor Jay Suvaal, and Federal Member for Hunter Dan Repacholi, standing with BMX riders and skateboarders on the new Neville Tomlinson BMX Facility. Picture supplied
State Member for Cessnock Clayton Barr, Cessnock City mayor Jay Suvaal, and Federal Member for Hunter Dan Repacholi, standing with BMX riders and skateboarders on the new Neville Tomlinson BMX Facility. Picture supplied

HUNTER Valley children will have no excuse not to get active these school holidays after a BMX facility was unveiled in Bellbird.

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Josh Leeson

Josh Leeson

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Josh Leeson is an entertainment and features journalist, specialising in music, at the Newcastle Herald. He first joined the masthead in 2008 after stints at the Namoi Valley Independent and Port Stephens Examiner and has previously covered sport including the Asian Cup, A-League, Surfest, cricket and rugby league.

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