Where to play table tennis in Wakefield: Clubs

Table tennis clubs in and around Wakefield

This section shows some of the clubs that you can go to in and around the Wakefield area, to hook up and play with other players of all abilities.

Click on the blue links to view more information about each club. They are ordered by rough distance from the centre of Wakefield.

Please contact us if any information is incorrect.

Click here for an interactive map of all the locations where you can play.

The Denhale Active Recreation Centre, Flanshaw

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You are welcome to come and play table tennis with others at the Denhale Centre, in Flanshaw on:

  • Mondays from 2pm-4pm
  • and on Wednesdays from 2pm-4pm.

Although on both days people tend to be around from around 1.30pm.

The cost is £3.00 per person, and there are 3 tables.

Jubilee Hall, Lupset

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Table Tennis is for anyone who wishes to come along, £1.50 a session and is held at Jubilee Hall in the main hall every Monday and Thursday 10am til 12pm.

Over 55's at Jubilee Hall every Tuesday 1pm till 3pm, just £1.50 a session, come along and chatter, play cards /dominos, table tennis or enjoy the company.

St. George's Community Centre, Lupset

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7pm-8.30pm, anybody welcome who is 16 or over. This is a small and friendly group that meet weekly on Monday evenings 7pm-8.30pm, run by volunteers. It’s a great way to meet new people and enjoy a little exercise too. The session is £1.

Horbury (Cluntergate Centre)

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Table tennis is on here on Mondays 10am to 12pm and Fridays 1pm-3pm.

Netherton (Village Hall)

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The table tennis club at Netherton meets in the village hall every Monday from 6.30pm to 8.30pm (though someone is normally there a few minutes earlier). There are up to 5 tables in total, and players of all ages and abilities are welcome. Typically players range from teenagers up to pensioners and everything in between! You will play singles games against whoever is available next, and play 2 games up to 21 points, then move on to the next person available. It's a great place to meet players of varying ability (from league players to beginners) and get some fun and friendly practice in.

Picture of the hall

Ackworth Table Tennis Club, Ackworth

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Ackworth School is a Table Tennis England Centre of Excellence.

Ackworth Table Tennis Club is a coaching hub, helping to develop players across Yorkshire and beyond. Many of our players are members of local clubs, and travel to receive specialist coaching.

We welcome players of all abilities - from players that have never picked up a bat before, to players that are training for competitions, such as the national championships.

Our team of qualified coaches focus on developing players to achieve their full potential.  

Our priority is players up to and including the age of 18. We are happy to welcome players older than 18, however we ask that you call ahead to check availability (we give priority to younger players)

Coaching takes place at Ackworth School and Pontefract Squash Club.

Coaching days/times

Monday5:45-6:45BeginnersAckworth School Gymnasium
Tuesday5:45-6:45BeginnersAckworth School Gymnasium
Friday6:30-9:30All AbilitiesPontefract Squash Club
  • Web site: Ackworth TTC web site
  • Email: chris@ackworthtt.club
  • Phone: 07957 204 602
  • Address: Ackworth School, Ackworth,Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF7 7LT

Heckmondwike Sports Club

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The Dewsbury Table Tennis Centre, located at Cemetery Road, Heckmondwike is fast becoming the favourite for many Table Tennis players from both inside and outside the North Kirklees boundary. Players from Leeds, Wakefield, Bradford and Huddersfield are involved in competitive Table Tennis alongside Dewsbury players.

You are welcome to go along and play from 8.30pm-10.30pm on Friday evenings.

There are also Tuesday and Thursday daytime sessions, please see the schedule.

Heckmondwike also do coaching.

More information can be found on their web site below.

  • Email: Garry - garrybranston@hotmail.co.uk
  • Web site: Table Tennis Centre Web Site
  • Address:Heckmondwike Sports Club, Cemetery Road, HECKMONDWIKE, WF16 9ED

Pontefract Squash and Leisure Club, Pontefract

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'Bat and Chat' Fri 10.00am -12.00pm. Age 50+ All abilities £1.50/hr
 Fri 7.00pm - 9.00pm. All ages and abilities £5 per session


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Please see the link below for information regarding Barnsley table tennis club:

Club information

There is a table tennis club in Barnsley on Blucher Street. Its located on the first floor of Hope House Church.

The sessions presently are:

  • Wednesday 9:30am-2pm
  • Friday 5:30pm-8:30pm

League Match Nights

Barnsley League match nights are on Monday Nights 7pm til 10pm.
Wakefield League match nights are on Thursday Nights 7pm till 10pm, but some table's available.

Future plans:

Tuesday morning OAP session 9:30-12
Saturday morning kids training 9:30-12

Cost of full membership to Barnsley Table Tennis Club is £100 per year or Pay on the day £3 per session.

St Mary's Table Tennis Club, South ELmshall

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The club meets every Tuesday from 5pm-7pm, all levels of player are welcome, adults and youth. The cost is £2.00 and there are 5 tables, with training available. They also occasionally play on a Thursday evening.

  • Telephone: Paul Morris 07834 834343
  • Web site: St. Mary's TT Club Facebook Site
  • Address: St Marys Social/Table Tennis Centre, Westfield Lane, South Elmsall, West Yorkshire, PONTEFRACT, WF9 2JX

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