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Building Hours

Monday 6:00am – 22:00pm
Tuesday 6:00am – 22:00pm
Wednesday 6:00am – 22:00pm
Thursday 6:00am – 22:00pm
Friday 6:00am – 22:00pm
Saturday 6:30am – 19:00pm
Sunday 6:30am – 21:30pm


For Bank Holiday opening times, please check our social media by clicking here.

Swimming Pool Hours

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Gym Hours

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Other Activities

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Find Us

Billingham Forum, The Causeway
Town Centre, TS23 2LJ

Phone us

01642 551381

Welcome to Billingham Forum

Billingham Forum is one of the most iconic leisure destinations in the North East. The Forum, as it is more commonly known, holds particular historical and cultural significance for its diverse offering and abundance of activities that have been entertaining visitors for over 50 years.

In 1967, the Forum was officially opened by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II in front of large crowds who flocked to witness a very special moment for the town and the leisure industry. The building was celebrated as the first leisure centre of its kind in the UK, famed for its pioneering design of the ice rink, and to this day it is leading the way in providing innovative and exciting ways for communities to stay healthy and active. The Forum sits proudly at the heart of the town centre and attracts over 1M visits each year.

Forum Ice Arena

Famous for its ice rink, the Forum Ice Arena is home to ice hockey giants, Billingham Stars, and offers a variety of figure skating, disco and public skate sessions for everyone to enjoy. To view the timetable and choose your session, please visit the Ice Arena website.

GoClimb

GoClimb is a vibrant jungle of interactive climbing walls suitable for children aged 4+. The popular attraction provides hours of fun for many young adventurers and is a great day out for families to keep the kids entertained. Check out the GoClimb website for more information.

Facilities at Billingham Forum

Modern Gym

3 Swimming Pools

3 Class Studios

Sauna & Steam

Indoor Climbing

Ice Rink

Activity Hall

Cafe

Adventure Play

Vending Machines

Free WiFi

Changing Rooms

Lockers

Wheelchair Access

Free Car Park

Elevators

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Birthday Parties

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If you’re a planning a visit to Billingham Forum we’ve tried to make things as easy as possible. Take a look through our frequently asked questions for everything you need to know.

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Community News

April 7, 2021
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#MovingForwardTogether

Today is #WorldHealthDay and Tees Active are excited to be launching our #MovingForwardTogether campaign as we look forward to reopening our venues and welcoming everyone back to help create a happier and healthier community.

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March 26, 2021
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April Reopening Roadmap

We have created our very own guide to the reopening of our services after lockdown 3.0 to help you visually see what will be returning and when, dependent on Government guidance.

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January 13, 2021
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Stay Active With Activ8 Live & On Demand

Since it’s launch in December 2020 Activ8 Live & On Demand has gone from strength to strength!

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December 30, 2020
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December 30th 2020 Covid-19 Update

Following on from the latest government announcement today (Wednesday 30th December) we are deeply saddened to find ourselves in Tier 4 along with the restrictions this brings. It is therefore with regret that all our venues will be closed from tomorrow (Thursday 31st December) and will remain closed until further notice.

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November 26, 2020
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December Reopening Announcement

We hope you have all been keeping active during this second lockdown and that you and your families are safe and well. Following the government’s announcement and confirmation that our local area will be placed into Tier 3 once lockdown ends, we’d like to outline exactly what that means for each of our activities.

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November 1, 2020
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November Lockdown Statement

Yesterday’s government announcement really wasn’t the news any of us wanted to hear, or were expecting, and unfortunately the new restrictions mean our centres will close from Thursday 5th November

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October 15, 2020
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Flying the Green Flag for the North East

Newly formed Tees Barrage Park Celebrates the Green Flag Award as Tees Barrage Goes Green in its 25th Anniversary Year.

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