All smiles at Penshaw Bowl.

Penshaw Bowl 2019: Action pictures from Easter event as sun shines on Sunderland

It's one of the most popular events in Sunderland's calendar, and it gets your Easter weekend off to a cracking start.

We joined more than 1,000 children at Herrington Country Park to catch all the action of the traditional Penshaw Bowl. Did you take your little one along to take part in the fun? Check out our picture special and see if you can spot your family and friends.

More than 1,000 children registered in advance.

1. Ready to roll

More than 1,000 children registered in advance.
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First prize 7-9 year old category winner Elliot Flood at Herrington Country Park.

2. Winner

First prize 7-9 year old category winner Elliot Flood at Herrington Country Park.
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The Mayor of Sunderland Coun Lynda Scanlan presents first prize to 1-3 year old category winner Daisy Bradgate.

3. Eggs for all

The Mayor of Sunderland Coun Lynda Scanlan presents first prize to 1-3 year old category winner Daisy Bradgate.
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Mayor of Sunderland Coun Lynda Scanlan rolls her egg with the Easter bunny.

4. Having a go

Mayor of Sunderland Coun Lynda Scanlan rolls her egg with the Easter bunny.
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