Powerplay Paintball  - Operation Laser Tag - Wakefield - Barnsley Venue


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Powerplay Paintball - Wakefield / Barnsley  is one of the most conveniently located venues in Yorkshire

The site is less than half an hour from the centre of Barnsley, Wakefield, Sheffield, Leeds and Huddersfield and less than an hour from the centre of Rotherham, York and Doncaster.

Hen party

The site has a large car park and a purpose built safe area with seated areas for players to "chill out" between games There is a site shop to purchase hot and cold drinks, gloves, chocolate and extra paintballs.

Players who book full day paintball events or a "Rambo" laser tag session have lunch included which is Dominos Pizza. Food can be added to other packages at an extra charge

Wakefield paintball
Powerplay Paintball is a member of the United Kingdom Paintball Sports Federation. Our venues at  Brighouse and Wakefield are UKPSF accredited venues. All venues have £5 million public liability cover, senior staff are CRB checked and have first aid training


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  • Paintball
  • Laser Tag
  • Archery

At the Wakefield/ Barnsley venue we offer both paintball and laser tag games. We can also arrange "Field Archery"  and duel events (Laser Tag and archery).

Powerplay Paintball manage the paintball activities and have been organising paintballing events for over 15 years so we have a wealth of experience. All events are staffed with trained marshals who will ensure you have an action packed paintball session.

Laser Tag Bransley

Yorkshires premier laser tag company Operation Laser Tag organise the events at  this location. Games include: 

  • Team Elimination Games (popularly know as team death match)
  • Attack and defend Roukes Drift
  • Sniper
  • Last man standing
  • Capture the flag
  • Missile crisis
  • Alpha base assualt
  • Several elecrtonic gameas including Dominayion and Airstrike
  • And many more.......

An action packed session is guaranteed at Operation Laser Tag.


Game Zones

The site has nine game zones which create challenging scenarios for both first timers or experienced paintballers and laser taggers.

  • Inferno - Classic barricade field 
  • Slim Jim - Woodland speedball field
  • Alpha Base - Attack and defend scenario
  • Salad Bowl - Classic woodland field
  • Rourke's Drift - Ultimate stockade assault scenario
  • Pyramids of Kenny Ra - Pyramids in the woods
  • Staargate - A tribute to the classic film and TV progamme
  • Merlins Quest - cable reels galore
  • Missile Crisis - 2 rockets are the main feature in this game 

Venue Location

The site is located in SAVIN ROYD WOODS which is less than 2 minutes from Junction 38 on the M1. 

Leave the M1 at junction 38 and take the exit signposted "Woolley Edge" (Brown place of interest sign) this will take your through Haigh village on Haigh Lane.  

N.B. If you are in a coach then you must not use this route due to a low railway bridge. 

When you have passed through the village the entrance to the site is approx 250 mts on the left hand side. The entrance is through a farm gate and then turn sharp right and follow the track to the car park and safe area

Postcode for SatNav S75 4DA - This postcode is about 50mts from the site entrance

Distance to the Powerplay Paintball Wakefield / Barnsley venue from local town centres

  • Wakefield - 8.5 miles - 12 minutes
  • Bransley - 6.5 miles - 9 minutes
  • Sheffield - 22.1 miles - 26 minutes
  • Leeds - 15.4 miles - 18 minutes
  • Huddersfield - 12.7 miles - 22 minutes
  • Doncaster - 25.9 miles - 34 minutes
  • York  - 38 miles - 43 minutes
  • Rotherham -  18.7 miles - 23 minutes
  • York - 36 miles - 41 minutes

Times and distance from mapquest

Age Limits 

For paintball all players must be 12 years old - 11 year olds can play if they are in year 7 at school. (Secondary school).

Laser tag players must be 8 years old for standard laser tag and 6 years old for Mini laser tag. Field archery events are  12 years old

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Operation Laser Tag and Powerplay Paintball offer birthday parties, junior actvity days, school activity days, corporate events, scout groups, stag and hen parties, team building, incentive days out and great days out.

Powerplay Paintball and Operation Laser Tag have venues within easy reach of Brighouse, Wakefield, Barnsley, Leeds, Manchester, Rochdale, Halifax, Bradford, Huddersfield, Sheffield, Bury, Oldham and Rotherham

Operation Laser Tag and Powerplay Paintball offer outdoor laser tag games, off site laser tag, paintball events, airsoft and archery.

Powerplay Paintball is a  UKPSF accredited paintball venue