New offer for council’s gym

Residents are being offered a promotion for membership at a council run gym.

North Tyneside Council’s leisure service has launched the promotion for new Contours members who join at The Parks in North Shields.

New members can join free with nothing to pay up front and get three months half price – representing a potential saving of more than £90.

Contours membership gives access to all facilities at The Parks, the Lakeside Centre in Killingworth, Hadrian Leisure Centre in Wallsend, Tynemouth Pool and Waves at Whitley Bay.

Contours focuses on finding the right approach for each individual member to achieve their health goals – whether that’s to lose weight, tone up, improve stamina, or simply exercise for fun.

Contours gyms always has fully trained instructors on hand to help members get the most from their workout.

Instructors provide a personalised programme, built around each individual member’s goals and lifestyle, with regular reviews to keep the workout fresh.

The offer applies to new members only who purchase 12-month memberships at The Parks by May 24 (terms and conditions apply). Packages start from £20 per month.

For more details, call The Parks on (0191) 543 2700, or visit