VIDEO: Skate park opens in Whaley Bridge

LARGE crowds gathered to see BMX riders and skateboarders demonstrate their skills on the skate park and pump track in Whaley Bridge.

A £130,000 investment was secured to pay for the development in the Memorial Park which was officially open by High Peak Deputy Mayor Tony Kemp.

Skaters try out the jumps at the official opening of Whaley Bridge's skatepark

Skaters try out the jumps at the official opening of Whaley Bridge's skatepark

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