Are you looking for a way to get children active and trying something new this Summer holidays in Newcastle? With the school holidays just around the corner, it’s time to start planning your action packed week for your little ones.

Better, the UK’s largest provider of public leisure centres and swimming pools, are offering a wide-range of fun activities throughout the summer at leisure centres across Newcastle. There’s a huge choice of things to do each and every day to keep kids fit, healthy, happy and entertained.

Our holiday programme is perfect for getting your kids active and letting off some steam. Our highly qualified staff will keep them engaged with a variety of sports and leisure activities; while giving parents and guardian’s peace of mind that they’re in safe hands. It’s the perfect place for children to try a new sport, make new friends, and have a lot of fun.

General swimming, family activities and inflatable sessions are available at our choice of three pools at West Denton and Gosforth Leisure Centres and East End Pool, whilst youngsters aged from 11 to 17 years can try out our six new gyms at our junior gym sessions.  There are pitches, and sports halls for hire at West Denton Leisure Centre, Walker Activity Dome and Eldon Leisure Centre, or why not book a badminton or squash court and try out a new sport?

If you’re looking to pack some fun into the holiday period then look no further than Eldon Leisure Centre with great facilities including tenpin bowling, Vertigo Adventure Climbing and Jungle Jack’s Adventure Soft Play Area with choice of cafes. Or why not give our newest venue a try and head down to West Road for some extreme trampolining at Newcastle Trampoline Park and Gym!

So you don’t need to leave Newcastle to have a fun this half-term, these local facilities have lots of fun to offer across the school break and beyond.  Simply head to your local Better leisure centre and ask for details or visit  to find out what’s happening in your area and book online.