Chisholm Bookmakers

We are a long established, family-owned company operating thirty five licensed betting shops in the North-East of England, North Yorkshire and Cumbria. If you live in the Northumberland, Newcastle, Tyne Valley, Cumbria, County Durham, Middlesbrough or Scarborough areas, then there's a Chisholm Bookmakers betting shop nearby!


Visit any of our offices and you can bet on a wide variety of sports.  We offer odds on horseracing, greyhound racing, football, cricket, golf, NFL, snooker, boxing, tennis and most other sports. All of our shops are equipped to accept tote direct bets.  


We accept bets on Virtual Racing, the outcome of the Irish and Spanish lotteries, and offer other daily numbers games, such as 49's and Rapido.


All our shops also offer a range of the latest B3 Gaming Machines which provide slots and games based on Roulette, Blackjack and Bingo.


The online and telephone service from ceased at close of business on 31st July 2022. Withdrawal of balances for web & mobile customers can be requested via the usual methods. All customers can use the following telephone or email address to contact
Telephone : 0800 012 6690

For retail enquiries please contact us at

Current Chisholm Bookmakers Slavery Act 2015 statement