“I love Billingham Forum, there is so much to do all in one place!”
Andy – Stockton-on-Tees
“We had such an amazing day at Splash with all the family!”
Ben – Norton
Tees Active is a leading charitable trust, dedicated to raising the physical and mental wellbeing of communities in Stockton-on-Tees. We are passionate about the power of physical activity and believe that everyone should have equal opportunities to enjoy the abundance of health benefits associated with leading an active and healthy lifestyle.
As a not-for-profit social enterprise, we reinvest every penny back into our services to provide a supportive, successful and sustainable service for future generations, and it is our vision for everyone to be educated and empowered to pursue an active lifestyle.
We are at the heart of our community and are proud to offer a welcoming and inclusive environment for all. We are committed to reducing inactivity and believe that cultivating partnerships and working collaboratively is the key to achieving the social, environmental and economic ambitions of the local area.
The future workforce academy is an exciting opportunity for individuals of all ages to maximise their potential, gain valuable experience in the workplace and obtain industry recognised qualifications leading to employment opportunities within the organisation.
If you’re planning your next family day out and are looking for something a little more adventurous, look no further…Tees Active is home to some of the area’s leading adventure destinations, with major family attractions such as Air Trail, Billingham Forum Ice Arena and Tees Barrage International White Water Centre. What are you waiting for? Jump right in and start an amazing adventure for all the family to enjoy.
Tees Barrage is the North East’s award-winning home of adventure, with a variety of wet and wild watersports to enjoy. Choose from white water rafting and powerboating, to stand up paddleboarding and kayaking. There’s an adventure for everyone at Tees Barrage!
GoClimb is an indoor climbing attraction boasting over 20 unique climbing walls, each with their own explosive design, a daring leap of faith and the region’s only 22ft vertical plunge slide. What’s better? It’s all included in the ticket price!
The biggest of its kind in the UK and as tall as 4 double-decker buses, Air Trail is the ultimate family adventure with over 40+ unique challenges towering high above the River Tees!
One of the region’s best loved and most visited attractions is Billingham Forum Ice Arena. Since opening in 1967, generations of families have tried to master those spins and create their very own frozen adventure…have you forgotten how much fun it is?
The Causeway, Town Centre, Billingham, TS23 2LJ
Tees Barrage Way, Stockton-on-Tees, TS18 2QW
Thornaby Town Centre, Thornaby, TS17 9EW
Andy – Stockton-on-Tees
Ben – Norton
Explore our video gallery to find inspiration and experience some of our amazing activities. We have an assortment of exciting activities suitable for all ages and abilities. Jump right in and take a look!
494 health sessions delivered by NHS and their agents such as cardiac rehab, pulmonary service and spinal rehab
In 2018/19, 667 individuals we referred to Tees Active's Lite 4 Life weight management scheme
In 2018/19, we hosted 722 disability and special needs sessions
In 2018/19, over 12,000 children under 3 enjoyed free access to our swimming pools
In 2018/19, 343,200 litres of recyclable material was collected from our venues
Tees Active supports the local economy spending £1,108,690 with local companies
In 2018/19, we reinvested £896,280 to develop or improve our facilities and services
The Forum Theatre Billingham has unveiled ‘giant’ ambitions after being taken over by charitable trust, Tees Active – and there are already signs of healthy growth with record ticket sales for Jack and The Beanstalk.
Celebrate National Fitness Day with Tees Active, we have something for everybody to enjoy and get involved with! Find out all about our exciting events and special offers running all day throughout Wednesday 20th September.
Become Activ8’s newest member this summer and take the first step to a happier and healthier you! Activ8 have 2 great summer promotions to help you save some pennies and to kickstart your fitness journey. Take a look below.
Have fun and keep active this summer with our jam-packed summer holiday guide, including lots of special offers for all the family to enjoy.
Tees Active has been officially recognised for its “ambitious and innovative” efforts to become more environmentally sustainable and has recently been awarded Level 1 of the Green Mark accreditation.
Residents from Stockton Care Homes definitely proved that age was just a number as over 100 participants from 12 Care Homes descended on Thornaby Pavilion to compete in the Care Home Legends Games.
A group of ladies aged between 64 and 83 from the Elm Tree and Fairfield Women’s Institute have donned their wetsuits and taken to the water at Tees Barrage International White Water Centre to take on stand up paddleboarding.
An Olympic swimmer backs Tees Active’s water safety campaign in primary schools across Stockton-on-Tees to highlight the danger of drowning in open water.
Find out more about how Tees Active are working with partners to drive positive change in the community.