Christmas and New Year


Waste and recycling collections

There are no collections on New Year's Day, bins and recycling will be collected one day later than usual.

Please check below for details of other dates over the holiday period: 

  • Monday 30 December: collections as usual
  • Tuesday 31 December: collections as usual
  • Wednesday 1 January: no collection - bins and recycling will be collected Thursday 2 January
  • Thursday 2 January: collections will take place Friday 3 January
  • Friday 3 January: collections will take place Saturday 4 January 

Put in your postcode on the bin collection page to find out when your bin and recycling will be collected. 

Your real Christmas tree can be recycled by:

Recycle cards and wrapping paper

Cards and wrapping paper go in your green recycling box - no foil wrapping paper please!

Read about Wastesavers Christmas recycling

Recycling Centre opening hours

Last vehicles are admitted to the site 15 minutes before closing time

More information about the Recycling Centre 

Council services

Council buildings will be closed Wednesday 1 January 2020 and will reopen as usual on Thursday 2 January.


Visit Newport for bargains, gifts and provisions from independent traders, historic Newport MarketFriars Walk and the Kingsway Centre

Treat someone to a Transporter Bridge calendar, a perfect gift!


Transporter Bridge Calendar 2020 cover

View parking information 

The Riverfront panto - Cinderella 

Thursday 28 November 2019 - Saturday 4 January 2020

Enjoy two hours of song, dance, drama and fun for all ages at The Riverfront Theatre's traditional family panto, Cinderella

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