Birtley Swimming Centre

Temporary soft-play closure
Due to an event, the GO Bears Den soft-play at Gateshead Leisure Centre will be closed until 3.30pm on Thursday 20 December. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Bring your swimsuit, it's about to get wet!

At Birtley Swimming Centre we are swimming. Swimming is all we know. It's what we were built for. We teach it, we love it, we live for it!

With three, purpose-built pools for all ages and abilities, as well as a twisting, turning water slide - we've something for everyone to enjoy, with trained lifeguards and staff on-hand to make sure everything goes...er, swimmingly.

Birtley Swimming Centre offers swimming lessons for babies, children and adults, memberships, family swims and fun with inflatables all year round.

If swimming is your thing, we've got you covered.

Did we mention we have a water slide?

  • Bring your swimsuit, it's about to get wet!

    At Birtley Swimming Centre we are swimming. Swimming is all we know. It's what we were built for. We teach it, we love it, we live for it!

    With three, purpose-built pools for all ages and abilities, as well as a twisting, turning water slide - we've something for everyone to enjoy, with trained lifeguards and staff on-hand to make sure everything goes...er, swimmingly.

    Birtley Swimming Centre offers swimming lessons for babies, children and adults, memberships, family swims and fun with inflatables all year round.

    If swimming is your thing, we've got you covered.

    Did we mention we have a water slide?

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