Sports hall at Birtley Leisure Centre


You bring your friends, we'll provide the sporting floor.


You can't beat goals from the halfway line, silky stepovers and cheeky nutmegs, or the great workout this indoor game provides. 

Indoor pitch prices (per hour)
GO Gateshead cardholder£45

Book your session online if you can or call 0191 433 5797


Badminton is great for all ages and abilities. It tests your reactions, coordination and flexibility, and it's guaranteed to get you moving. Play at a leisurely or competitive pace, in a singles match or doubles.

Badminton courts feature all regulation markings and nets.

Book your session online  (opens new window) if you can or call 0191 433 5797

Badminton prices (per court, per hour)
Standard (non-cardholder)£15.20
Adult (GO Gateshead cardholder)£12.40
Students and 65+ (GO Gateshead cardholder)£9.40
Juniors (GO Gateshead cardholder)£9.40
Access (GO Gateshead Access cardholder)£4.70

Find a club

If you want to pursue sport as a hobby, or play competitively, Gateshead has several clubs that offer coaching to junior and adult players at all levels of the game. Find a club near you using the North East Club and Activity Finder (opens new window) .