School Games final continues region's olympic legacy

Hundreds of schoolchildren from across Tyne and Wear are taking part in the final of a sports extravaganza.

The Games hopes to continue the sporting legacy of the London 2012 Olympics Credit: ITV News

Pupils from forty schools are competing to win their own medals in netball, hockey, rugby union, football and golf as the School Games final draws to a close.

Pupils are getting the chance to take part in five different sports Credit: ITV News

The Government hopes that through events like the School Games there will be a continued sporting legacy from the London 2012 Games.