Christmas - Friars Walk - Shoppers

The Riverfront panto: Sleeping Beauty

Tuesday 4 December 2018 - Sunday 6 January 2019

This year's fun-filled family panto! Visit The Riverfront panto page to book tickets.


Visit Newport for bargains, gifts and provisions from independent traders, historic Newport Market and Friars Walk

Park and ride

Saturday 17 November - Saturday 22 December 2018

A free Saturday park and ride service will run between the Civic Centre car parks and the city centre bus station from 9am, with the last bus departing from the city centre at 5.50pm.

Visit Newport Transport for further details.

View parking information 

Waste and recycling collections

Bins and recycling will be collected one day later than usual over the Christmas and New Year period.

Put in your postcode on the bin collection page over Christmas 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 can go in your green recycling box with cardboard and wrapping paper goes in your blue box - no foil wrapping paper please!

Read about Wastesavers Christmas recycling

Recycling Centre opening hours

  • Monday 24 December 2018: open 7am - 4.30pm
  • Tuesday 25 December and Wednesday 26 December: closed
  • Thursday 27 and Friday 28 December: open 7.30am - 4.30pm
  • Saturday 29 December and Sunday 30 December: 9am - 4.30pm
  • Monday 31 December: open 7.30am - 4.30pm
  • Tuesday 1 January 2019: closed

Last vehicles admitted to the site 15 minutes before closing time

More information about the Recycling Centre

Council operating hours

Telephone Newport City Council on (01633) 656656 or visit the Information Station on Queensway.

  • Monday 24, Tuesday 25 and Wednesday 26 December: closed
  • Thursday 27 and Friday 28 December: telephone 8am - 6pm, visit 8.30am - 5pm
  • Monday 31 December: telephone 8am - 6pm, visit 8.30am - 5pm
  • Tuesday 1 January: closed  

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