Newcastle Thunder

Newcastle Thunder

Stadium Information


Gateshead International Stadium


Neilson Road,
NE10 0EF

Club / stadium contact for disabled supporters


Claire White on 0191 4335710 or 07854965409

Telephone no.

0191 433 5710 or 07714 950 870

Website address

Disabled Supporters Association




Website address



Accessibility Information

For UK minimum access standards for new and existing stadia and for good practice guidance please click here.


Getting There & Parking


There are 8 accessible car parking spaaces 30 metres from the stadium shared with away supporters.

Getting a Ticket


Tickets can be bought On line via credit card, by post, or at the ticket office on a matchday.

Spectator Viewing areas


There are 16 accessible seats all undercover shared with away supporters. We would use discretion to the individuals needs of ambulant disabled fans and they can be seated either close to exits, near an aisle, or on front row seating.

Accessible amenities


The catering and toilet facilities are accessible.

Accessible services & information


Gateshead council have an induction loop facility available. Assistance dogs are welcome.  There are no dedicated stewards but the club has a disability officer and three qualified sign language specialists available. 

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