FAQ’s

Where is the Roller Rink?

139 Middlesex Street, G41 1EE (type RollerStop CIC into Google maps and it puts a pin in our location)

Is there free car parking?

Yes there is on street parking; At peak times it can get very busy (especially during the school holidays). During peak times it may be easier to park at Shields Rd underground which is a few minutes walk from the rink.

I have a health concern, should I skate?

No, skating is a potentially dangerous activity, if you’re not sure then you shouldn’t skate. We highly recommend that you do not take part in skating activity if you suffer from high blood pressure, heart, back or neck problems, brittle bones, joint injuries or any other condition that could be aggravated by this activity. If you are, or suspect that you could be pregnant you should not take part in this activity. If you are still unsure, speak to your GP before you plan to attend.

What public transport links are nearby?

We are a few minutes walk from both Kinning Park and Shields Rd underground. If traveling by bus McGill’s 38 and First’s 9 go down Paisley Rd west which is close to the rink.

Is there a somewhere to get food?

Yes, we have a cafe inside the roller disco, serving a range of meals & snacks, with dairy free & gluten free options too.

Can I bring my own snacks drinks or food?

No, please support our in-rink cafe – no food or drink from outside s permitted in our venue, thanks!

Are there lockers to put belongings?

Yes, lockers cost 50p which is not returned once the door is locked. Lockers are free for month – pass holders.

I’m not skating, is there a fee for spectating?

Spectating is free at roller discos, excluding adult only events. Adults can help young children on the rink – in their shoes with no charge.

Are there skates available to hire?

Yes we have over 400 pairs starting in child size 6 up to an adult size 14

Can I hire inline skates?

No, we only have quad style skate for hire, but you are welcome to bring your own inlines if you wish

Can I bring my own skates?

Yes of course you can, but it’s up to you to ensure they are safe to use.  All types of skates are welcome

Can I bring a scooter, skateboard or Heelys to the rink?

No, we only allow roller skates or blades on our rink.

What should I wear to the roller disco?

Anything which is comfortable and doesn’t restrict your movement. If you are hiring skates you MUST HAVE SOCKS.

Can I wear fancy dress?

Yes if you wish, many people do especially for parties.

What is the youngest age that can skate at the disco?

4 years old

Am I too old to skate at the disco?

No you are never too old! If you are still active and healthy there should be no problems but please read the info above regarding any health concerns you may have – this applies for any age!

I have a child with me who will not be skating, do I have to pay entry for them?

No, but they are not allowed on the rink unless they are skating.

Can Wheelchair users join the roller disco?

Yes they can join in, we recommend visiting during a quieter session, please review our Wheelchair policy for more information

Do you offer student discount?

No, but our Tuesday 2-4-1 deal is a great bargain if you’re after a cheap-skate!

I am over 60 can I get discounted entry?

No, but our Wednesday lunch time skate is slightly cheaper & usually very quiet with plenty of room to practice. Month passes for unlimited skating are also very good value.

Do you still offer monthly passes?

No, we no longer offer family passes but month passes are very affordable for regular skaters. £20 jnr/ £30 adult for unlimited skating for an entire month with no contract.

I have bought a ticket but can no longer attend, can I get a refund?

Refunds can be given when the cancellation is 7 or more days before the event.
If cancellation notice is given between 24 hours and 6 days in advance of the event, the ticket(s) may be transferred to a different date (no more than 2 months after the date of the original booking).
If you notify us on the day, or after the event took place you are not eligible for a transfer or refund.

I am not eligible for a refund, can I give my ticket to a friend?

Yes of course

I haven’t received or have lost my ticket, what should I do?

First of all check your spam folder, sometimes the ticket emails ends up here. The email will have the subject line RollerStop Roller Rink Glasgow. If you can’t find the email ticket you can use your confirmation of payment as proof of purchase.

Is there a bar?

No, drinking and roller skating don’t mix. NO ALCOHOL is permitted in the premises. We strongly advise that you save the drinking until after you’ve skated, you’ll have worked up a thirst! Anyone who is visibly intoxicated will not be allowed to skate and no refund will be given.

Will I receive tickets in the post?

No you will receive an email confirmation of your purchase, this is your ticket.  Please have either a print out of this email or have it ready on your smart phone when you arrive at reception. No you will receive an email confirmation of your purchase, this is your ticket. 

Can I leave my children at the disco unattended & collect them later?

We recommend for a first time visit, all U16s should be accompanied by an adult, at least until you are confident they can skate. Children who can skate and are 13 years+, with a mobile phone to contact an adult in case of emergency may be left on their own at the rink, at your own risk. Children under 13 will not be permitted without an adult.

Can I bring a youth group?

Yes! Roller skating is a great activity for children’s groups such as after school clubs, guides, scouts or summer clubs. To find out more information click HERE

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