More girls take up skateboarding

Skateboarding masterclass student takes a spin

Skateboarding is a sport which, over the years, has been dominated by boys - but the activity is now becoming more and more popular with girls.

Throughout the summer, free workshops are being held just for girls in Brighton.

The British Number 1 female skateboarder Lucy Adams is on hand too - to give them some expert advice - Charlotte Wilkins reports.