Namco Funscape is Gatehead’s premier family entertainment centre! Entertaining people of all ages, the venue features 18 tenpin bowling lanes, an extensive arcade games area with all the latest and greatest machines, children’s soft play, a comfortable bar and pool lounge showing Sky Sports, delicious food and drink options, including Costa Coffee and Europe’s fastest dodgems!
intu Metrocentre has appointed its new Heads of Fun - Laina Greer, 7, from Northumberland and Oliver Gibson, 8, from Monkseaton.
As Heads of Fun Laina and Oliver will be responsible for making sure that the centre continues to be child friendly, providing a host of free fun events and activities for children in the region and giving intu Metrocentre insight into the views of its youngest visitors.
The enthusiastic new mini-executives fought off stiff competition from hundreds of applicants from across the north east to bag the dream role which allows the children the opportunity to experience money can't buy fun with the centre’s retailers as well as the chance to play a huge part in the centre’s events.
Have you met Herbert, Sherbet, Maggot and Rusty, plus Rusty’s pet Metroshoposaurus yet?
The Metrognomes are intu Metrocentre's very own centre characters and they entertain children (and parents!) on the malls with FREE shows and activities during school holidays. Every show is interactive and great fun, with opportunities for young ones to sing, dance and get involved.