Newport Matters


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Recent editions of Newport Matters
CPE – 3,000 tickets issued, food festival promises fun for all ages, Belle Vue Park marks 125 years, Newport unveiled as donor city, helping hand for the homeless. Download Newport Matters September 2019 (pdf)
Ready for the Transplant Games to begin, hotels and homes bringing new direction for city, help for Armed Forces families, council now in charge of civil parking enforcement, applying for a nursery or school place in 2020. Download Newport Matters July 2019 (pdf)
Food Festival date, civil parking enforcement, new neighbourhood hub, Transplant Games, Transporter Bridge project  Download Newport Matters May 2019 (pdf)
City budget set, help us to recycle more, positive education inspection, park safe, Newport to welcome inspirational athletes. Download Newport Matters March 2019 (pdf)
Have your say on budget proposals, My Newport – services at your fingertips, civil parking enforcement, supporting independent businesses.  Download Newport Matters January 2019 (pdf)
Festive fun, parking enforcement, what’s new for digital Newport, Newport’s budget challenge. Download Newport Matters November 2018 (pdf)
Velodrome named in honour of Tour de France winner, exciting proposals for historic city building, getting ready for the Tiny Rebel Newport food and drink festival, council pledge to reduce use of plastic. Download Newport Matters September 2018 (pdf)
Help the Transporter Bridge, new Mayor and Mayoress, Welsh childcare offer,  Newport hosts opening stage of prestigious race. Download Newport Matters July 2018 (pdf)
Good news for two important city features, Velothon returns, new Mayor takes up office, electric cars join civic fleet. Download Newport Matters May 2018 (pdf)
Ambitious proposals for key city buildings, show your support for city events, council support for independent Newport businesses. Download Newport Matters March 2018 (pdf)
Events, funding sought for Transporter Bridge improvements, have your say on budget proposals, Newport school is first in Wales to become dementia friendly. Download Newport Matters January 2018 (pdf)
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