Join Contours: our membership options


We are accepting new membership and easecard applications. However, due to the pandemic, we are reducing face to face contact and will facilitate as much as possible over the phone.

Please call your preferred site to enquire. Any visits to site to finalise applications will be by appointment only.

Leisure centre contact details
Centre Telephone number
Hadrian Leisure Centre (0191) 643 2025
The Parks (0191) 643 2700
Tynemouth Pool (0191) 643 2900
Waves (0191) 643 2600
The Lakeside Centre (0191) 643 4177

Memberships types

You do not have to become a member to access Contours, but we have a number of different memberships available which offer real value for money.

You will be able to use any of the five centres for gym, swim, exercise classes or health spa.

Joining is easy — you can:

  • pay in full
  • spread the cost on a monthly basis
  • pay as you go
  • try us out for a shorter term with a six-week pass

Twelve month memberships are on a rollover basis and 12 payments must be paid before you can cancel your membership.  Early cancellation will be considered for illness, injury, moving out of the area or for severe financial difficulty. 

Memberships can be suspended, for more information please contact the Contours membership team:

Telephone: (0191) 643 7461

The Contours membership terms and conditions can be found below.

General opening times
Membership type Price
Juniors from £14.00 
Seniors from £20.00 per month - anyone over 60 years, depending on status
Students £23.00 per month
Priority (in receipt of benefits) £23.00 per month
Standard membership

£28.50 per month

Six week membership £60.00

Corporate memberships from £25.50 per month are available, offering a discounted rate to many local businesses. Check the document below to see which businesses are involved.

Related documents

Junior membership

General opening times
Membership type For
Swim only under 14yrs 
Swim and gym ages 14 - 16yrs

Junior membership packages do not include the cost of any exercise classes. Most classes can be attended by juniors aged 14 - 16yrs provided they are accompanied by an adult over 18yrs. Classes excluded from this are body pump. Please note junior monthly memberships (6-months or 12-months) must be set up and direct debits paid by the parent or guardian. For further details speak to a member of our reception team.

Other memberships

For any other membership enquiries please contact:

Bernie Wall
Telephone: (0191) 6437458

Cancelling your Contours gym membership

You must give 28 days notice in writing that you want to cancel your gym membership.

Please submit your notice to us at:

Contours Membership Team
North Tyneside Council
Environment, Housing and Leisure
Quadrant East - 2nd floor left
The Silverlink North
Cobalt Business Park
NE27 0BY

Telephone: (0191)  643 7461
Fax: (0191) 6432406

If you have a twelve month contract, you can cancel anytime after the twelfth payment by submitting your 28 days notice in writing to  if you do not let us know that you want your membership to be cancelled it will continue on a rollover basis each month

If you have an injury or illness, move out of the area, or suffer financial hardship and need to cancel your membership early, you will need to provide 28 days written notice and evidence to support your reasons.

If you have an injury or illness and don’t want to cancel, you can suspend your membership temporarily.

Family gym sessions

Children must be 11 years old or over and accompanied by an adult (16 years old or over). 

All participants must book an induction for their first visit.

Family gym sessions
Centre Day Time
Hadrian Leisure Centre    
  Friday 3pm-6pm
  Saturday and Sunday 8.15am-6pm
The Parks    
  Friday 4pm-8pm
  Saturday and Sunday 9am-5pm
Tynemouth Pool    
  Friday 3pm-6pm
  Saturday and Sunday


  Friday 3pm-6pm
  Saturday and Sunday 11am-5.30pm
The Lakeside Centre    
  Friday 3pm-6pm
  Saturday and Sunday 8.15am-6pm