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Opening Times

Sports Hall

Monday to Friday: 7.30am–10.30pm

Saturday 8.30am–7.30pm

Sunday 8.30am–6.30pm

Squash

Monday to Friday: 7am–10.20pm

Saturday: 9am–7pm

Sunday: 9am–6.20pm

Fitness Suite

Monday to Friday: 6.30am–10.30pm

Saturday: 8.30am–8pm

Sunday: 8.30am–7pm

Pools

Please refer to timetable.

Fruits of Life Café Bar

Monday: 9am–2pm

Tuesday: 9am–3pm

Wednesday: 9am–2.30pm

Thursday & Friday: 9am–2pm

Saturday: 10am–2pm

Sunday: CLOSED

Facilities

Badminton Badminton
Bar or Café Bar or Café
Basketball Basketball
Children's Parties Children's Parties
Cricket Cricket
Dance Studio Dance Studio
Education & Groups Education & Groups
Entertainment Entertainment
Fitness Sessions Fitness Sessions
Football Football
Go4it Children's Activities Go4it Children's Activities
Gym Gym
Sports Hall Sports Hall
Squash Courts Squash Courts
Steam Room Steam Room
Swimming Swimming
Table Tennis Table Tennis
Trampolining Trampolining
Venue Hire Venue Hire
Youth Gym Youth Gym

Welcome to Middleton Arena

At the heart of the arena is the 500 seat auditorium which provides a fully functioning theatre and music and conference centre with licensed bars and café. Other facilities include a four-court sports hall, swimming pools, squash courts and extensive fitness suite.

Middleton Arena has facilities available for a wide range of indoor sports including badminton, bowls, cricket, tennis, football, basketball, netball, table tennis and squash.

The arena has a six lane 25-metre pool, a 13-metre small pool, spectator seating for 150 people and male/female changing areas with additional family changing facilities.

The fitness suite includes cardio and resistance equipment, free weights, vibration training and stretch areas. An additional fitness area is available for programmed sessions.

Venue Hire

Please ask at the centre for details about:

  • Pool hire for galas and competitions
  • Party packages in the sports hall & pool
  • Room hire for meetings and conferences
  • Specialist event booking

Access

  • Middleton Arena is fully accessible to public areas with a lift to upper floors.
  • Customers are invited to discuss any special needs.
  • There is on-site parking for 90 cars to the rear of the Arena, accessed via LCpl Joel Halliwell VC Way.
  • Additional disabled and family parking bays are located to the front of the Arena.
  • All parking is free for Arena customers with a maximum stay of 3 hours.
  • An additional Pay & Display car park is located nearby off Old Hall Street.

Contact Information

General Enquiries & Bookings 0161 662 4000

Box Office - Ticket Sales & Event Enquiries 0300 303 8633

Membership Enquiries 01706 923170

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Prices

Badminton Standard Card Extra
Adult £12.50 £11.25 n/a
Adult off-peak £9.10 £8.20 £5.65
Junior off-peak £4.60 £4.10 £2.80
Adult equipment £1.80
Junior equipment £1.00
Football Standard Card Extra
Adult Full Hall 5-a-side £50.00 £45.00 n/a
Adult off-peak £36.40 £32.80 n/a
Junior off-peak £25.00 £22.50 n/a
Adult Half Hall 5-a-side £30.50 £27.45 n/a
Adult off-peak £23.50 £21.15 n/a
Junior off-peak £14.00 £12.60 n/a
Indoor Bowls Standard Card Extra
Adult - Shart-Mat £12.50 £11.25 £8.20
Squash Standard Card Extra
Adult (per court) £10.00 £9.00 n/a
Adult off-peak £6.80 £6.10 £4.50
Junior off-peak £3.40 £3.05 £2.25
Table Tennis Standard Card Extra
Adult (per table) £12.50 £11.25 n/a
Adult off-peak £9.10 £8.20 £5.65
Junior off-peak £4.60 £4.10 £2.80
Adult equipment £1.80
Junior equipment £1.00
Sports Hall Standard Card Extra
Adult Full Hall £50.00 £45.00 n/a
Adult off-peak £36.40 £32.80 n/a
Junior off-peak £25.00 £22.50 n/a
Adult Half Hall £30.50 £27.45 n/a
Adult off-peak £23.50 £21.15 n/a
Junior off-peak £14.00 £12.60 n/a
Room Hire Standard Card Extra
Event and Room Hire Please enquire
Cricket Standard Card Extra
Adult - nets (two lanes) £50.00 £45.00 n/a
Adult off-peak £36.40 £32.80 n/a
Junior off-peak £25.00 £22.50 n/a

General Enquiries

General Enquiries & Bookings
Middleton Arena

0161 662 4000

LCpl Joel Halliwell VC Way
Middleton
M24 1AG

Box Office

Box Office - Ticket Sales & Event Enquiries
Middleton Arena

0300 303 8633

LCpl Joel Halliwell VC Way
Middleton
M24 1AG

Membership Enquiries

Membership Enquiries
Middleton Arena

01706 923170

Middleton Arena

LCpl Joel Halliwell VC Way
Middleton
M24 1AG