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Meadowfield Leisure Centre

Whether it's fitness, sport or family fun that inspires your visit, Meadowfield Leisure Centre has a range of activities including gym, exercise classes, squash and a 3G pitch.

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Thinking about joining? See our leisure centre memberships to see how you can save money when you join.

Exercise classes

Whether you want to stretch and tone, go high energy or invigorate yourself with a mind and body experience, there are Fitness classes to suit you. Book a class or activity online (you can also book online for use of our squash courts), or look up class timetables online.

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Sign-up for a gym or swim membership online, or see our leisure centre memberships page for more information about our memberships, including prices.


Whatever your level of fitness, or your goals, in our gym you can exercise in a way that best suits you. Our friendly gym staff will help you develop a training programme and, with ongoing support, we'll help you achieve your goals. 

Functional training

We would like to introduce a new dedicated functional training area for customers and are proposing to close one of the squash courts to create this space. We'd welcome customer views on the proposal and would encourage visitors to please fill in a comment card and hand in at reception. For further details please contact a member of staff.

Contact us to book a gym tour today.

Courts and pitches

Smash, score or slam dunk to victory when you hire our sports hall or courts - you can book the sports hall or courts when you book a class or activity online.

Children and young people 

Gym membership for young people, martial arts classes, outdoor play area, skatepark and holiday activities - there's lots for your family to do.

Children's parties 

Leap and jump into your birthday with a bouncy castle party. A variety of exclusive packages are available. 

Hire a room 

Host your meeting, event, sport or club activity in our sports hall or activity room and we'll include room set up for free. 

Opening hours

Monday8.00am - 10.00pm
Tuesday8.00am - 10.00pm 
Wednesday8.00am - 10.00pm 
Thursday8.00am - 10.00pm 
Friday8.00am - 9.00pm 
Saturday9.00am - 5.30pm 
Sunday9.00am - 5.30pm 
Public holidaysClosed


  • cardio gym
  • strength and conditioning area
  • weights area
  • steam room (16+ only)
  • sports hall
  • one squash court
  • functional training room
  • activities room 
  • 3G outdoor floodlit pitch 
  • male and female changing rooms (with hairdryers)
  • lockers - 20p non-refundable 
  • sport equipment hire 
  • disabled changing room 
  • baby change
  • vending machines selling cold drinks 
  • private physiotherapist 

An access guide for this leisure centre is available at DisabledGo: Meadowfield Leisure Centre

Contact us
Meadowfield Leisure Centre
03000 266 445
Our address is:
  • John Street North
  • Meadowfield
  • County Durham
  • United Kingdom
  • DH7 8RS
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