Libby Kennedy
South Hermitage Street


Memberships are available to all and temporary visitors are always welcome, We operate an honesty policy. For a list of fees payable, please go to our page on the community board.

An all weather “Astroturf” pitch suitable for ball games including: Tennis, Netball, Football etc.

Grass pitch.

Gym with showers, toilets and changing rooms.

Disabled access to all areas.

Conditions of Use

This facility is for members only. Non members are very welcome to use the facility – we operate an honesty policy. Members – please make bookings on the booking board.

Non-members – Daily membership is available at Costcutter or Holm Hardware. Tennis is £5 per hour per court and needs to be booked in advance. A weekly timetable is on the booking board, use this to book your court, casual play. Tennis rackets can be hired from The Grapes Hotel.

We also offer basketball rings, netball hoops and hockey. Team games cost £10 per hour. You are welcome to use any of these facilities.

Floodlights are operated by tokens and cost £2.00, available from Holm Hardware & Costcutters Please shut the box after use.

Rules: Shoes MUST be clean. If possible please bring a change of CLEAN shoes with you when coming to play and change into them before going onto the pitch. Flat or pimple-soled sports shoes only. No studs or spikes. No climbing on the kick boards. No footballs to be kicked against the mesh. Football maximum size 4.

Fitness Room – to be used at your own risk. Over 16’s only.


Fitness Facilities

Fitness Room is to be used at your own risk. Over 16s only. Available 24 hours a day.

Indoor shoes please. Access via key (£10 deposit)


  • Treadmill
  • Rowing Machine
  • Two Exercise Bikes
  • Elliptic Trainer
  • Weights Machine

You need to become a fitness member to use the facilities and also undertake an induction course on how to use the equipment before you are allowed to use the fitness room.

Fitness sessions are bookable in hourly blocks.

Weekly timetables on gym booking board. (Changed on Monday mornings)

Membership is only £80 per year, but monthly payment methods are available. The fee covers all usage for a year.

Polysport Membership

We welcome any new members including non-players.

Fees for 2017 Annual Rates membership runs for a calendar year from 1st Jan 2017

  • Astro Family ( 2 adults & children under 18 ) £40
  • Astro single Parent Family ( 1 adutl & children under 18) £22
  • Astro Adult 18 and over £20
  • Astro Child Under 18 £ 10
  • Senior (65+)/Supporting /Donation ( suggested figure) £5
  • Fitness over 16 only £80 ( or £7 monthly ) plus £10 deposit for keys

Membership runs for a calendar year from 1st January and allows unlimited play for the year, use of changing facilities, fitness equipment and access to coaching sessions which may involve an additional charge. Groups (with adequate supervision) are able to use the showers (fee on application)

An application form is available for download, below.

Application to be returned to Holm Harware with payment.

Cheques payable to ‘Newcastleton Polysport’

Or arrange standing order via bank.

You are welcome to use the facilities.

Current Activities at the Astro Pitch:
MONDAYS Football coaching for children

TUESDAYS Tennis coaching for all ages and abilities

Opening Hours

9am to 10pm Daily