Business expansion
United Kingdom
North East; Northumberland and Tyne and Wear; Tyneside
Location of affected unit(s)
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Arts / Entertainment
Sport, Amusement And Recreation
Sports Activities And Amusement And Recreation Activities
93.2 - Amusement and recreation activities

100 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
12 December 2017
Employment effect (start)
1 February 2018
Foreseen end date


A new inflatable theme park is set to open in the east end of Newcastle creating 100 new jobs. Inflataspace, which is part of the Fun Shack Group, will open in February 2018 and will be a permanent inflatable theme park which will beĀ  based in what is currently an empty warehouse space. The attraction will house indoor play space including sumo wrestling rings and a climbing frame. Job opportunities are being offered for front of house, management and catering positions.


  • 12 December 2017: Chronicle Live


Eurofound (2017), Inflataspace, Business expansion in United Kingdom, factsheet number 92934, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/92934.