Newport Bus Cuts

Bus services across the city are being cut. Residents from all over Newport have been in touch with their concerns and how the cuts will limit their ability to get around, especially in the evenings when the most severe cuts are happening. Read more

St Julians Rd trees to be replaced

A managed programme to replace the horse chestnut trees in the central reservation in St Julian’s Rd is under way.

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Caerleon Road crossing plea turned down

Residents asked Ed Townsend to explore whether a crossing point could be provided along Caerleon Road close the junction with Beaufort Road.

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10 years on and Lib Dem ‘scrap the tolls’ campaign wins backing from other parties

Liberal Democrats who have been campaigning to scrap the Severn bridge tolls for more than 10 years, have won surprise backing for their campaign from other political parties.

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Glebelands builder acts to protect local residents

Developer Darran Watts was quick to act when he was told lorries bringing fill material to his building site at The Glebelands were acting illegally.

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KWIK FIT – SLOW WIT!

Tyre firm drag their heels with danger building held up by scaffolding.

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Planning Application at The Glebelands

Greenhill Construction, the company which had applied for permission to build houses at The Glebelands, south of the Glan Usk School, is reported to be in administration. Nevertheless, the application is going ahead, for 248 homes, including flats and houses.

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DURHAM ROAD PLANS FACE A FURTHER DELAY

Linc Cymru, owners of the former Durham Road School site, say their plans for a care home have been delayed. Linc wrote to residents before Christmas to say they would be ready to start work after appointing contractors.

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WHERE IS THE WORK WE WERE PROMISED

RESIDENTS in Old Barn are demanding to know when planned improvements to blocks of flats in the area will be carried out.

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