Supporting St Oswald's Hospice

Better and St Oswalds Logos

Better leisure centres in Newcastle are proud to be supporting St Oswald's Hospice with sponsorship and special offers during 2018 and 2019.

As the UK's largest leisure, social enterprise, any profits are reinvested into the facilities and services we manage, helping to get more people, more active, more often.

In 2018, Better are sponsoring the Junior and Mini Great North Run and wish all participants the best of luck!

In 2019, we will be sponsoring the Elma Trail, getting families out and about, exploring the great areas of our city - can you find them all!?

We are also offering special offers for people who have raised money on behalf of St Oswald's Hospice during 2018 and 2019 at the following events:

  • Great North Run and Junior and Mini Great North Run
  • St Oswald's Clarty Bairns
  • St Oswald's Lantern Walk

Bring this flyer and proof of your participation on behalf of St Oswald's Hospice to one of our six centres in Newcastle to take advantage of one of the great offers listed below*.

Exclusive Offers for St Oswald's Hospice Fundraisers

  • Half price family tenpin: One lane for one hour only £12.50 (normal price £25.00)
  • Two for one soft play entry
  • Free child swim with one full paying adult
  • £10.00 off health and fitness memberships
Family swimming

Terms and Conditions

Offers valid at Better, Newcastle leisure centres only. Tenpin offer is valid at Better, Eldon Leisure Centre only and offer is 50% off one hour family bowling for up to 6 people, term time Monday to Friday 12pm to 9pm, school holidays 10.30am to 3pm.  Better, Eldon Leisure Centre soft play offer is for one free child entry with one full paying child.  Family swim offer is for one free children's swim with one full paying adult during public swimming times only at Better, East End Pool, Better, Gosforth Leisure Centre and Better West Denton Leisure Centre. £10 off membership offer valid on a Direct Debit membership. No long term contract on direct debit memberships. To claim £10 off, show valid proof that you have taken part in one of the listed events and raised sponsorship for St Oswald's Hospice to a member of staff at the checkout, the discount will be deducted from your initial payment. Offers are valid until 31st December 2019 and can only be redeemed once by the person named in the sponsorship confirmation proof. Other exclusions apply. For full membership terms and conditions please speak to a member of staff or visit You must be 16+ years to join on an adult prepaid Better Health and Fitness or single activity membership. This offer may not be used in conjunction with any other offer. Better is a registered trademark and trading name of GLL (Greenwich Leisure Limited), a charitable social enterprise and registered society under the Co-operative & Community Benefit & Societies Act 2014 registration no. 27793R. Registered office: Middlegate House, The Royal Arsenal, London, SE18 6SX. Inland Revenue Charity no: XR43398