Offering community driven, Local News for Newport. This Shropshire market town with a thriving community, and a wealth of independent shops has much to offer any visitor.
Shop in-town, online and on your tablet, with local retailers in Newport Shropshire. Discover which local retailers are now offering Click & Collect shopping.
Originally (1970) a 109 mile road race, this popular Newport Event has drawn the likes of Sean Kelly and Mark Cavendish, to this Shropshire market town.
Visit Newport Shropshire with its wealth of historic buildings, shops, walks and much more. Tourist Information and Gifts are available through Alison Hayward.
Our online schools section will offer details from Pre-school & Day Nursery to Secondary, Grammar, High and Academy schooling in and around Newport.More Education
Use our Health & Fitness section to find Dentists, Doctors, Hairdressers, Beauty Salons, Complementary Health, Fitness Centres and more in Newport Shropshire.More Health & Fitness
Looking for Property in Newport Shropshire? Garden Nurseries, Landscaping or Kitchens and Interiors? We can direct you to the right people.More Homes & Gardens
Visit Newport for Shopping, Restaurants, Cafes and Tea Rooms, Walking, Cycling and Historic Buildings. Stay the night in one of our many Hotels or Guest Houses.More Out & About
It all started with a chance remark from an old boater in his seventies : “I miss those paddles on the Montgomery canal Dingy Dawdle, is there somewhere else we can go?”
For those who don’t know, there was a dingy dawdle held every year on the Montgomery Canal for 25 years until 4 years ago when it was replaced with a triathlon. It drew waterway supporters from far and wide with all manner of canoes, rowing boats and even coracles. Each year a different length was chosen that was mostly in water but with some lowered bridges and some road crossings to portage,...Read Full News Story
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The 100th Anniversary of the start of World War One is on August 4th, 2014, which took the lives of over 37 million military and civilian casualties, with a further 16 million deaths and 20 million wounded. The Real Poppy Campaign would like to commemorate and acknowledge this huge sacrifice by covering the UK with poppies during August 2014.
They hope to encourage people in the UK to plant real Flanders poppies, so they appear in every garden, hedgerow, field and window box across the nation. Let's get Newport blooming on August 4th, by planting red poppies in and around the...Read Full Event Details
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The last time that I commented on workplace temperatures it was because we had a cold snap. Now we have the other extreme – a heat wave (well, it was, when I wrote this article!)
So, what do workplaces do when the going gets really tough and it’s too hot to work?
The latest news on this current hot topic is that many MPs have called for employees to be sent home if the mercury hits 30°c at work. In an early day motion, a group of MPs criticised current health and safety guidance for leaving employers in the dark as to their duty to staff who are trying to...Read Full Blog
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Formed by a group of active traders/businesses to help improve the viability and vitality of Newport’s traditional market town, Newport's 'Town Team' emerged from a national review of trading in towns and cities carried out by retail expert Mary Portas.
As well has hosting a regularly updated Town Team section, allaboutnewport.co.uk also carries business resources such as blogs, advice and links for Commercial Property for sale or let, Farming & Agriculture, Chamber of Commerce, local Business and Trade listings, Town, Borough & County Councils, Conference venues and meeting rooms in and around Newport, Shropshire. If you run a local business that would benefit from being a member of this business and community website, why not register your business online, for as little as £10 for 12 months advertising.
Newport Shropshire is a thriving place in which to live, work and stay. The town has a good range of facilities for its size and is believed to have more than the average active clubs and societies. The Information on this site compiles listings and links about local Charities, Groups, Social and Community Clubs in and around this market town in Shropshire.
Registering your club, group or charity with allaboutnewport.co.uk, is FREE! Just register for an account and then use the simple online form within your account to tell the local community about your charity, club or group. What you do, where and when people can find you and so on.
All About Newport Ltd is bringing together all the elements that go to make Newport, Shropshire and the surrounding villages and hamlets, a thriving and prosperous community.
By working with and listening to local people, businesses and visitors, we are creating an easy accessible and useful information portal for all those living working and visiting Newport our beautiful Shropshire market town, and its surrounding areas.
All About Newport Ltd is growing into an informative, comprehensive, but easy to use online community portal. Offering local information for residents, visitors and businesses. While at the same time, helping to promote local events and non-profit clubs, groups and charities for FREE. Telling you, What's on? What's happening and where? in and around Newport.
'Sewing on Saturday'
A relaxing, friendly sewing afternoon at Cosy Hall, Water Lane, Newport, from 2.00pm-5.00pm. Cost £28 with refreshments included. Work on your own sewing project, learning as you go, with plenty of help at hand. Call 01952276061 for more information.
Contact Hey Judes for Music, guitars, vinyl records, CDs, music merchandise, musical accessories, tambourines, ukeleles, mandolins, strings, set up and repairs to stringed instruments, your one stop music shop at the indoor market hall, Est 1999.Find out more
Visit Farmhouse Shotokan Karate Club for Farmhouse, Shotokan, Karate, Martial Art, Self-Defence, Sensei Wayne Butler, Kata, Kumite, Sparring, Kihon, Health, Fitness, Exercise, Flexibility, Strength, Children, Adults, Families, Disciplin, Respect, Japan, Tradition, Rei, Japanese, Okinawa.Find out more
All About Newport welcomes: Peter Booth Electrical Contractors Ltd » Fish in a Box » Second Image » Automotive Components Salop Ltd » Adams Grammar School » Christinas Creative Cards, who have all recently registered their business with Newport's local community portal.
Reserve your space for October's launch edition of this exciting new Free Local Monthly Magazine.
Newport's historic Indoor Market has plenty to offer it's customers. Browse our Traders' Directory to discover the varied produce and products on offer.Market Traders' Directory
Download your Digital Edition of the Newport Town Guide. Suitable for pc, tablet and smartphones.
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Whether it's a new or used car, tyres, MOTs or car parts, there's a local Newport business ready and able to provide what your vehicle needs to keep it on the road.Motoring Directory
Your Pet deserves the best. Newport offers everything you and your pet needs to keep it happy and healthy, from Vets to Kennels and Food to Toys. Visit our Pets' Corner.Everything for your Pet