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You can access free wi-fi in Newport.

Newport City Council was awarded the Digital Communities Wales Digital Inclusion Charter (pdf) in July 2016.

Digital Strategy - have your say

How do you want to see Newport City Council deliver digital services?

How can we improve digital inclusion across Newport?

We would like your views on this!

Our digital team will be holding discussion sessions to understand your thoughts on how we can improve our online and digital services.

The sessions will help us to shape our next digital strategy, which sets out how we will use digital means to deliver for you.

The next sessions are at:

Tuesday 14 September

Central Hub, Pill Millennium Centre, Courtybella Terrace, NP20 2GH (09:30-10:30)

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North Hub, Bettws Community Centre, 43 The Precinct, Bettws NP20 7TN (14:00-15:00)

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Wednesday 15 September

West Hub, Maesglas Community Centre, Bideford Road, NP20 3XT (09:30-10:30)

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Community House, Eton Road, Newport, NP19 0BL (14:00-15:00)

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Alway Community Centre, Aberthaw Avenue, Alway, NP19 9SG (16:00-17:00)

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If you would like to contribute to this event in Welsh, please let us know at least seven days in advance to help us facilitate translation.

For residents and visitors

Find free wi-fi in public buildings, on Newport buses, at the train and bus stations, Newport market and in streets within the city centre.  

The Friendly Wi-Fi symbol helps children, young people and adults find venues where wi-fi has been filtered to try and block inappropriate material, an accredited scheme with the UK Council for Child Internet Safety.

Residents and visitors can access Newport Community Cloud and Newport City Connect from any wireless enabled device.

For businesses

Superfast broadband can benefit businesses of all sizes by enabling them to communicate better with customers, transfer data more quickly and operate more efficiently. 

See how local businesses have used superfast broadband


Download Newport's Digital Strategy 2015-2020 (pdf)

Privacy Impact Assessment - Public Wi-Fi (pdf)

Digital Unite - make the most of being online