Welcome to Newport Town Council

Please use these pages to find out the roles and responsibilities of Newport Town Council and in what capacity it serves the parish of Newport.

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The Council is always keen to hear from residents and you should contact any one of the councillors who serve on the Council to raise issues.  Click here for contact details 

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Meeting Dates, Agendas & Minutes

Forthcoming Council Meetings

Planning Committee Meeting
Wednesday 22 November 2017
7 pm Start 

Town Council Meeting
Wednesday 13 December 2017
7 pm Start 

Community Safety Committee Meeting
Wednesday 20 December 2017
7 pm Start 


Newport Christmas Light Switch On 
Road Closure Notice &

Friday 24th November 
17.15 - 18.45

Newport Christmas Light Switch on
Friday 24th November

Christmas tree


Join in the excitement of the countdown to Christmas, when Newport gets its magic festive feel with the official switch on of the decorative lights throughout the town.

4pm - Nova FM will be providing live entertainment
on The Buttercross.

6pm - A procession including Father Christmas will travel from the Guildhall to St Nicholas Church.

6.15pm - The switch on of the lights will take place and will be switched on  by the overall
Christmas Card Competition winner.

6.30pm - Festive sing-a-long in St Nicholas Church
accompanied by the Salvation Army.

Father Christmas 

 Maps of the electoral wards of Newport (as at 1 Apr 2015):

The Town Council has 4 electoral wards of Newport (North/South/East and West) Click here to view