First-Class Airsoft Close Quarted Battles in Nottingham.

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Our site is fast, sometimes close and certainly not for the novice or faint hearted!

Our site is a purpose-built CQB map with a range of twists and turns, intense action and well-designed game scenarios. This offers airsofters the very definition of close quarter battle. We strongly recommend FULL FACE PROTECTION and ATTACK HELMETS, knee and elbow protection and boots with ankle support.

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Practice makes perfect

Try our attack sense range - hone your skills and challenge your friends!

The range has both electronic games, 9 to choose from. We also have an online and real-time scoreboard so you can drink a coffee and watch your mates rank.

This is "own gear" only, RIF's and eye pro will not be supplied so please ensure you have all you need.

Book in today for a one-hour session for up to two people for £15!


Get started by selecting your prefered airsoft packages

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Own Gunner packages

  • NON MEMBER - Full day: £30pp | Half day/evening: £15pp

    Entry for players with their own gear. Grab your BBs and Pyro on the day or bring it with you, the choice is yours!

  • MEMBER - Full day: £25pp | Half day/evening: £15pp

    Discounted entry for Skirmish Airsoft Members. Looking to become a member for just £40 a year? It includes a free game day pass, UKARA Registration and a £5 discount on game days.

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Rental packages

Equipment & Upgrades

First class equipment included

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    Full Face Goggles

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    G36 AEG Airsoft Gun

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    420 magazine

Nottingham CQB venue with 7000 sq ft of fast adrenaline filled play

We've got everything you might expect from a top-class airsoft CQB venue.

On-site you will find clean toilets and a secure safe zone that is manned at all times during game days, making you safe in the knowledge that your kit can be left safe and sound. U.K. Airsoft shop and target range are also available on-site.

The Site runs a strict single shot only policy and the max FPS is 350, with no exceptions....!!

This site is fast, sometimes close and certainly not for the novice or faint-hearted. As such we strongly recommend full-face protection and attack helmets, knee and elbow protection and boots with ankle support.

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    On-site food & drink

    We also have a confectionary stall with a selection of fizzy and still drinks, coffee, tea and chocolate bars, and are located within walking distance of a precinct to get more substantial food, if required.

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    On-the-day Upgrades

    There is a full shop on-site as this venue is twinned with UK Airsoft, listing in excess of 100 RIF's in store plus gas and BB's. hard pyro is allowed using .209 primer but no paper pyro or smoke.

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    Covid compliant

    We take health & safety seriously

Where to find us

Skirmish CQB HQ, 1a Ellis Street, Kirkby In Ashfield, Nottingham, NG17 7AL

what our amazing close quarters battle players say

“The best paintball site you will find in this area and far around. Site 10/10. Staff 10/10”

Andreas G.

“The staff were really helpful and friendly, the site was well kept with clean facilities. Very good arenas with a nice range of game types to play. I would definitely visit this place again!”

Ashley B.

“Very professional. Excellent covid safety. Well thought out gameplay. Thank you for a great day”

Paul O.
Own gunner?

You can also buy your own equipment from us!


We have two stores located in Nottingham and Sheffield with everything you need from batteries, BBS and gas all the way up to GBB and Aeg's. Alternatively, check out our website and have everything you want delivered to your door with finance options available.


UK Airsoft, 1a Ellis Street, Kirkby In Ashfield, Nottingham, NG17 7AL
T: 0115 727 0385

Opening times

Mon & Tues: Closed
Wed & Fri:
Sat: 10am-5pm
Sun: 9:30-5pm


UK Airsoft, Unit 4 Roman Ridge Road, Sheffield, S9 1GB
T: 0114 383 0848

Opening times

Mon: Closed
Tues: 12pm-5pm
Wed & Thurs:
Fri: 10am-7pm
Sat: 10am-5pm
Sun: Closed

Frequently Asked Questions

Questions? We've got answers!

Does airsoft hurt?

In general no, but it will make you jump if you are close enough to the other player and could sting a little for a short period.

What time do games run?

Our gates open at 8:30am and we play until 4.00pm

What deposit is required?

Deposit for a rental gun is £10.00, this secures your equipment until 10.00. Deposits are non-refundable if you are unable to attend.

What is the site FPS Limit?

FPS Limits at Skirmish Airsoft are as follows, all measured with a 0.20g BB: Any RIF (AEG, GBB or AIR) capable of fully-auto fire is limited to 350 FPS. DMR (Locked to Single Shot) 400 FPS - Minimum Engagement Range of 20m. Sniper Rifle (Single Shot) 500 FPS - Minimum Engagement Range of 20m. Pistols, Handguns and Shotguns - 350 FPS

How many players do I need for a private day?

You would need at least 20 players for a private day at Skirmish Airsoft.

What's the minimum age for Airsoft?

The minimum age to play at our site is 11 years old. You'll need to have a parental consent form signed which can be obtained by emailing or using the contact form.

What happens if it rains?

Because all our weapons are weather proof and we have undercover seating areas, then we just carry on as normal. If there is torrential rain then we might pause a game until it passes.

Am I insured to play at Skirmish?

Yes, you are. We have a £5 million public liability insurance cover along with being a UKARA register site which gives you added protection.

What if I want to purchase my own gun?

You must become a registered UKARA member first. To become a UKARA member you must play 3 times at a registered site in a period of no less than two months. Each visit your membership application form will be stamped. Once your form is complete with 3 stamps we send this off as part of your membership package and UKARA will confirm you as registered. Once they have confirmed you can then buy a weapon from an approved supplier such as Application form can be obtained at your first game day.

Can I bring my own BB's?

If you're bringing your own equipment then yes, you can bring your own BB's. However, if you're renting equipment from us, then only BB's bought at our site can be used. This is due to quality assurance.

How much are BB's on the day?

We have various weights and brands available at different prices, for more information please contact us.

Do you sell Pyrotechnics?

Smoke bombs can be purchased on the day for £4. We also sell the MK5 thunder flash, which can be purchased for £3.
Minimum age is to purchase and set off pyrotechnics is 18. This means parents cannot purchase them for someone to use under the age of 18.

Is food provided?

While food is not included in the event's price, we have a confectionary stall with a selection of fizzy and still drinks, coffee, tea and chocolate bars. We are also located in a town centre within walking distance of a precinct to get more substantial food if required. Alternatively please feel free to bring your own food and drinks to consume through your event.

Can we drink alcohol during the event?

Absolutely not! The consumption of alcohol or drugs is strictly forbidden while onsite. Anyone thought to be under the influence of either will be asked to leave immediately.

The Covid question…….

Please do not travel to our venue if you have any symptoms which could be covid-19 related.
We have the usual had sanitising solutions on-site.

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