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List of A roads in zone 4 in Great Britain starting north of the A4 and south/west of the A5 (roads beginning with 4).
The A4042 is a trunk road that runs from Abergavenny to Newport in the United Kingdom.
The A449 is a major road in the United Kingdom.
The A468 is a principal road from Newport to Nantgarw.
The A48 is a major trunk road in Great Britain.
Abergavenny (Y Fenni, archaically Abergafenni meaning "Mouth of the River Gavenny") is a market town in Monmouthshire, Wales.
Admiral, a trading name of EUI Limited, is a car insurance specialist founded in January 1993.
Airbus Defence and Space is a division of Airbus responsible for defence and aerospace products and services.
The Albert Medal for Lifesaving was a British medal awarded to recognise the saving of life.
Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson (6 August 1809 – 6 October 1892) was Poet Laureate of Great Britain and Ireland during much of Queen Victoria's reign and remains one of the most popular British poets.
Alicia Augello Cook (born January 25, 1981), known professionally as Alicia Keys, is an American singer-songwriter.
The All-Star Cup (stylised as "All*Star Cup") is a celebrity Golf match first held at the Celtic Manor Resort in Newport in 2005 that pitted two teams of celebrities against each other in a Ryder Cup-style competition.
Allt-yr-yn (Allt-yr-ynn) is a suburb of the city of Newport, south-east Wales.
An almshouse (also known as a poorhouse) is charitable housing provided to people in a particular community.
Alway is an electoral district (ward) and coterminous community (parish) of the city of Newport.
An arcade is a succession of arches, each counter-thrusting the next, supported by columns, piers, or a covered walkway enclosed by a line of such arches on one or both sides.
The post of Archbishop of Wales was created in 1920 when the Church in Wales was separated from the Church of England (of which the four Welsh dioceses had previously been part), and disestablished.
Arriva Trains Wales (Trenau Arriva Cymru) (ATW) is a British train operating company owned by Arriva UK Trains that operates the Wales & Borders franchise.
Arthur Joseph "Monkey" Gould (10 October 1864 – 2 January 1919) was a Welsh international rugby union centre and fullback who was most associated as a club player with Newport Rugby Football Club.
Arthur Machen (3 March 1863 – 15 December 1947) was a Welsh author and mystic of the 1890s and early 20th century.
Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball.
Badminton is a racquet sport played using racquets to hit a shuttlecock across a net.
Baneswell is an inner-city district in the city of Newport, South Wales.
Bangor railway station is a railway station in Bangor, Gwynedd, operated by Arriva Trains Wales.
Bankruptcy is a legal status of a person or other entity that cannot repay debts to creditors.
Barnardtown is a small area to the east of Newport Bridge in the city of Newport.
Baron Tredegar, of Tredegar in the County of Monmouth, was a title in the Peerage of the United Kingdom.
Barrack Hill is an area in Newport, Wales, in the suburb and electoral ward and coterminous community parish of Allt-yr-yn.
Barry (Y Barri) is a town in the Vale of Glamorgan, Wales, on the north coast of the Bristol Channel approximately south-southwest of Cardiff.
Basketball is a team sport played on a rectangular court.
Bassaleg (Basaleg) is a small semi-urban suburb on the west side of the city of Newport, in south Wales.
Bassaleg School (Ysgol Basaleg) is a comprehensive secondary school for pupils aged 11-18, situated in the suburb of Bassaleg on the western side of the city Newport, South Wales.
Bath Spa railway station is the principal station serving the city of Bath, South West England.
Beechwood Park is a large public park situated in the Beechwood area on the east side of the city of Newport, South Wales.
Beechwood is an electoral district (ward) and coterminous community (parish) of the city of Newport.
Belle Vue Park is a large Victorian public park in the west side of the city of Newport in South Wales.
Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, (17 November 1887 – 24 March 1976), nicknamed "Monty" and "The Spartan General", was a senior British Army officer who fought in both the First World War and the Second World War.
Bettws Rugby Football Club is a Welsh rugby union club based in Bettws, Newport in South Wales.
Bettws (Betws) is an electoral ward and coterminous community (parish) of the city of Newport, South Wales.
Birmingham New Street is the largest and busiest of the three main railway stations in the Birmingham City Centre, England.
A bishop (English derivation from the New Testament of the Christian Bible Greek επίσκοπος, epískopos, "overseer", "guardian") is an ordained, consecrated, or appointed member of the Christian clergy who is generally entrusted with a position of authority and oversight.
The Bishop of Monmouth is the diocesan bishop of the Church in Wales Diocese of Monmouth.
Bishpool is a suburb within the electoral ward of Ringland, Newport.
Bishton or Bishopston (Llangadwaladr Trefesgob or simply Trefesgob) is a small rural community in the east of the city of Newport, south Wales.
In heraldry and heraldic vexillology, a blazon is a formal description of a coat of arms, flag or similar emblem, from which the reader can reconstruct the appropriate image.
A blue plaque is a permanent sign installed in a public place in the United Kingdom and elsewhere to commemorate a link between that location and a famous person, event, or former building on the site, serving as a historical marker.
Borough status in the United Kingdom is granted by royal charter to local government districts in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
A boulevard (French, from Bolwerk – bulwark, meaning bastion), often abbreviated Blvd, is a type of large road, usually running through a city.
Bowls or lawn bowls is a sport in which the objective is to roll biased balls called woods so that they stop close to a smaller ball called a "jack" or "kitty".
For the 80s New Wave band from Canada, see Boys Brigade (band).
Bridgend (Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr (Pen-y-bont), meaning "the end (or head) of the bridge on the Ogmore") is a town in Bridgend County Borough in Wales, west of the capital Cardiff and east of Swansea.
Bridgend railway station (Gorsaf Pen-y-bont) is a mainline railway station, serving the town of Bridgend, South Wales.
Bridgwater is a large historic market town and civil parish in Somerset, England.
Bristol is a city and county in South West England with a population of 456,000.
The Bristol Channel (Môr Hafren) is a major inlet in the island of Great Britain, separating South Wales from Devon and Somerset in South West England.
Bristol Parkway railway station, on the South Wales Main Line, is in the Stoke Gifford area in the northern suburbs of the Bristol conurbation.
Bristol Temple Meads is the oldest and largest railway station in Bristol, England.
British baseball, sometimes called Welsh baseball, or in areas where it is played simply baseball, is a bat-and-ball game played primarily in Wales and England.
The British Red Cross Society is the United Kingdom body of the worldwide neutral and impartial humanitarian network the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement.
The Bronze Age is a historical period characterized by the use of bronze, and in some areas proto-writing, and other early features of urban civilization.
Brynglas is an area of the city of Newport, South Wales, United Kingdom.
The Brynglas Tunnels carry the M4 motorway under Brynglas Hill in Newport, South Wales.
Buddhism is the world's fourth-largest religion with over 520 million followers, or over 7% of the global population, known as Buddhists.
Bulmore or Bullmoor is the name give to a hamlet or cluster of houses in the south-east of Caerleon ward of the city of Newport, South Wales.
Caerleon (Caerllion) is a suburban town and community, situated on the River Usk in the northern outskirts of the city of Newport, Wales.
Caerleon Association Football Club is an association football club based in the Roman village of Caerleon on the northern outskirts of the City of Newport, South Wales.
Caerleon Bridge is a bridge crossing of the River Usk at Caerleon in the city of Newport, Wales.
Caerleon Comprehensive School (Ysgol Gyfun Caerllion) is a state-run school situated in Caerleon on the outskirts of Newport, South Wales.
Caerleon Rugby Football Club are a Welsh rugby union club based in Caerleon on the northern outskirts of Newport in South Wales.
The Caerleon Roman Fortress and Baths, also known as the Roman Baths Museum, is located in Caerleon in the city of Newport, south-east Wales.
Caerphilly (Caerffili) is a town in South Wales, at the southern end of the Rhymney Valley.
Caerwent is a village and community in Monmouthshire, Wales.
The Caldicot and Wentloog Levels are two areas of low-lying estuarine alluvial wetland and intertidal mudflats adjoining the north bank of the Severn Estuary, either side of the River Usk estuary near Newport in south east Wales.
Caldicot (Cil-y-coed) is a town and community in Monmouthshire, southeast Wales, located between Chepstow and Newport on the Gloucester to Newport Line served primarily by Caldicot station, whilst by road it is just off the busy M4 / M48 motorway corridor.
Canals, or navigations, are human-made channels, or artificial waterways, for water conveyance, or to service water transport vehicles.
Capital South Wales (formerly Red Dragon) is a regional radio station owned by Communicorp and operated by Global Radio as part of the Capital radio network.
A car crusher is an industrial device used to reduce the dimensions of derelict (depreciated) cars prior to transport for recycling.
Cardiff (Caerdydd) is the capital of, and largest city in, Wales, and the eleventh-largest city in the United Kingdom.
Cardiff Airport (Maes Awyr Caerdydd) is the busiest airport in Wales and has been under the ownership of the Welsh Government since March 2013, operating at an arm's length as a commercial business.
Cardiff Bay (Bae Caerdydd) is the area of water created by the Cardiff Barrage in south Cardiff, the capital of Wales.
Cardiff Bay Barrage lies across the mouth of Cardiff Bay, Wales between Queen Alexandra Dock and Penarth Head.
Cardiff Bus Cardiff City Transport Services Limited (Bws Caerdydd) is the dominant operator of bus services in Cardiff, Wales and the surrounding area, including Barry and Penarth.
Cardiff Central railway station (Caerdydd Canolog) is a major railway station on the South Wales Main Line in Cardiff, United Kingdom and one of two hubs of the city's urban rail network.
Cardiff Docks is a port in southern Cardiff, Wales.
Carmarthen railway station is on the edge of the town of Carmarthen, Wales, south of the River Towy.
A castle (from castellum) is a type of fortified structure built during the Middle Ages by predominantly the nobility or royalty and by military orders.
Castleton (Cas-bach) is a hamlet in the city of Newport, South Wales.
In the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire, the Latin word castrum (plural castra) was a building, or plot of land, used as a fortified military camp.
Cat's Ash (Cathonnen) is a small hamlet to the east of the city centre of the city of Newport, South East Wales.
A cathedral is a Christian church which contains the seat of a bishop, thus serving as the central church of a diocese, conference, or episcopate.
The cathode ray tube (CRT) is a vacuum tube that contains one or more electron guns and a phosphorescent screen, and is used to display images.
The Catholic Church, also known as the Roman Catholic Church, is the largest Christian church, with more than 1.299 billion members worldwide.
Cattle—colloquially cows—are the most common type of large domesticated ungulates.
Celtic Manor Resort is a golf, spa and leisure hotel and resort in Newport, South East Wales.
The Celtic Trail is a network of dedicated cycle routes in the National Cycle Network, crossing West, South and Mid Wales, and covering 377 miles in total.
The Celts (see pronunciation of ''Celt'' for different usages) were an Indo-European people in Iron Age and Medieval Europe who spoke Celtic languages and had cultural similarities, although the relationship between ethnic, linguistic and cultural factors in the Celtic world remains uncertain and controversial.
The Charity Commission for England and Wales is the non-ministerial government department that regulates registered charities in England and Wales and maintains the Central Register of Charities.
Charles II (29 May 1630 – 6 February 1685) was king of England, Scotland and Ireland.
Chartism was a working-class movement for political reform in Britain that existed from 1838 to 1857.
The Chartist Mural was a mosaic mural designed by Kenneth Budd and created in 1978 in a pedestrian underpass in Newport, Wales.
Cheltenham Spa railway station is a railway station serving Cheltenham in Gloucestershire, England.
Chepstow (Cas-gwent) is a town in Monmouthshire, Wales, adjoining the border with Gloucestershire, England.
Chepstow railway station is a part of the British railway system owned by Network Rail and is operated by Arriva Trains Wales.
Chester railway station is a railway station in Newtown in the city of Chester, England.
Christchurch (Eglwys y Drindod) is a village located at the top of Christchurch Hill in the Caerleon ward of the city of Newport, South Wales.
A Christian is a person who follows or adheres to Christianity, an Abrahamic, monotheistic religion based on the life and teachings of Jesus Christ.
A church building or church house, often simply called a church, is a building used for Christian religious activities, particularly for worship services.
The Church in Wales (Yr Eglwys yng Nghymru) is the Anglican church in Wales, composed of six dioceses.
The Church of St Mark is a Church in Wales parish church in Newport, Wales.
The Church of St Mary the Virgin, Nash is the parish church of the village of Nash, lying about south of the city of Newport, South Wales.
Circa, usually abbreviated c., ca. or ca (also circ. or cca.), means "approximately" in several European languages (and as a loanword in English), usually in reference to a date.
City Bridge is a crossing of the River Usk in the city of Newport, South Wales.
City status in the United Kingdom is granted by the monarch of the United Kingdom to a select group of communities:, there are 69 cities in the United Kingdom – 51 in England, six in Wales, seven in Scotland and five in Northern Ireland.
Clay pigeon shooting, also known as clay target shooting, and formally known as Inanimate Bird Shooting, is the art of shooting a firearm at special flying targets, known as clay pigeons or clay targets.
Climate is the statistics of weather over long periods of time.
Coal is a combustible black or brownish-black sedimentary rock usually occurring in rock strata in layers or veins called coal beds or coal seams.
Coedkernew (Coedcernyw) is a community in the south west of the city of Newport, South Wales, in the Marshfield ward.
Coldra is an area within the electoral ward of Ringland, Newport, Wales It lies between The Coldra Roundabout and Ringland, Newport.
Coleg Gwent (Gwent College) is Wales' largest further education college at various locations in the former county of Gwent, South Wales.
Commercial Street is a 700-yard (660-metre) long main shopping street leading from the city centre of Newport, South Wales.
The Commonwealth Games are an international multi-sport event involving athletes from the Commonwealth of Nations.
A community council is a public representative body in Great Britain.
A comprehensive school is a secondary school that is a state school and does not select its intake on the basis of academic achievement or aptitude, in contrast to the selective school system, where admission is restricted on the basis of selection criteria.
The Conservative Party, officially the Conservative and Unionist Party, is a centre-right political party in the United Kingdom.
A consul is an official representative of the government of one state in the territory of another, normally acting to assist and protect the citizens of the consul's own country, and to facilitate trade and friendship between the people of the two countries.
A corn exchange (English) is a building where merchants traded corns.
County borough is a term introduced in 1889 in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (excluding Scotland), to refer to a borough or a city independent of county council control.
Courtney Michelle Love (née Harrison; born July 9, 1964) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and visual artist.
Crewe railway station is a railway station in Crewe, Cheshire, England.
Crindau is an older inner-city area just north of the city centre in Newport in south-east Wales.
Croesyceiliog (Cockerel's Cross) is a suburb of Cwmbran and a community of Torfaen (but is in the constituency of Monmouth for UK parliamentary elections and for Welsh Assembly elections), in south east Wales.
CrossCountry (legal name XC Trains Limited) is a train operating company in the United Kingdom owned by Arriva UK Trains, operating the New Cross Country franchise.
Cwmbran (Cwmbrân, also in use as an alternative spelling in English) is a new town in Wales.
Cwmbran railway station (Cwmbrân) is in the northeast of Cwmbran town centre, within five minutes' walking distance.
The Cymru Fydd (Young Wales) movement was founded in 1886 by some of the London Welsh, including J. E. Lloyd, O. M. Edwards, T. E. Ellis (leader, MP for Merioneth, 1886–1899), Beriah Gwynfe Evans and Alfred Thomas.
David Alfred Thomas, 1st Viscount Rhondda, PC (26 March 1856 – 3 July 1918) was a Welsh industrialist and Liberal politician.
David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George of Dwyfor, (17 January 1863 – 26 March 1945) was a British statesman of the Liberal Party and the final Liberal to serve as Prime Minister.
David Watkins MBE (born 5 March 1942) is a Welsh former dual-code rugby international, having played both rugby union, and rugby league football for both codes' national teams between 1963 and 1974.
The Davis Cup is the premier international team event in men's tennis.
Debenhams plc is a British multinational retailer operating under a department store format in the United Kingdom and Ireland with franchise stores in other countries. The company was founded in the eighteenth century as a single store in London and has now grown to 178 locations across the UK, Ireland and Denmark. It sells a range of clothing, household items and furniture and has been known since 1993 for its 'Designers at Debenhams' brand range. Headquartered in Regent's Place in the London Borough of Camden, Debenhams is listed on the London Stock Exchange. The company owns the Danish department store chain, Magasin du Nord, and has a subsidiary in Ireland.
A demonym (δῆμος dẽmos "people, tribe", ὄόνομα ónoma "name") is a word that identifies residents or natives of a particular place, which is derived from the name of that particular place.
The Department for Transport (DfT) is the government department responsible for the English transport network and a limited number of transport matters in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland that have not been devolved.
A department store is a retail establishment offering a wide range of consumer goods in different product categories known as "departments".
Derek Vaughan was elected as Labour Party Member of the European Parliament for Wales in the 2009 European Parliament election.
In the United Kingdom, the roll-out of digital radio is proceeding since engineering test transmissions were started by the BBC in 1990 followed by a public launch in September 1995.
The Diocese of Monmouth is a diocese of the Church in Wales.
Documentary photography usually refers to a popular form of photography used to chronicle events or environments both significant and relevant to history and historical events as well as everyday life.
The Dolman Theatre is located in the city of Newport, Wales, United Kingdom.
Dragon Park (Parc y Ddraig) is the Wales National Football Development Centre in the city of Newport, South Wales.
Dragons (Dreigiau) are one of the four professional rugby union regional teams in Wales.
A dual carriageway (British English) or divided highway (American English) is a class of highway with carriageways for traffic travelling in opposite directions separated by a central reservation.
Duffryn (Dyffryn) is a large housing estate in the southwest of the city of Newport, south Wales comprising a large portion of the Tredegar Park electoral district (ward).
The Ebbw River (Afon Ebwy) is a river in South Wales.
Ebbw Vale (Glyn Ebwy) is a town at the head of the valley formed by the Ebbw Fawr tributary of the Ebbw River in Wales.
The Ebbw Valley Railway (Rheilffordd Cwm Ebwy) is a branch line of the Great Western Main Line in South Wales.
Edward VII (Albert Edward; 9 November 1841 – 6 May 1910) was King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and Emperor of India from 22 January 1901 until his death in 1910.
The English Football League Two (often referred to as League Two for short or Sky Bet League Two for sponsorship reasons) is the third and lowest division of the English Football League (EFL) and fourth-highest division overall in the English football league system.
Elizabeth II (Elizabeth Alexandra Mary; born 21 April 1926) is Queen of the United Kingdom and the other Commonwealth realms.
"Empire State of Mind" is a song performed by American rapper Jay-Z and featuring vocals by American singer Alicia Keys that was written by Angela Hunte and Jane't Sewell-Ulepic.
Engineering is the creative application of science, mathematical methods, and empirical evidence to the innovation, design, construction, operation and maintenance of structures, machines, materials, devices, systems, processes, and organizations.
The 2012 Police and Crime Commissioner elections were polls held in most police areas in England and Wales on Thursday 15 November.
The English Civil War (1642–1651) was a series of armed conflicts and political machinations between Parliamentarians ("Roundheads") and Royalists ("Cavaliers") over, principally, the manner of England's governance.
The English Football League (EFL) is a league competition featuring professional football clubs from England and Wales.
The European Parliament Election, 1999 was the United Kingdom's part of the European Parliament election 1999.
The European Parliament election was the United Kingdom's component of the 2009 European Parliament election, the voting for which was held on Thursday 4 June 2009.
The United Kingdom's component of the 2014 European Parliament election was held on Thursday 22 May 2014, coinciding with the 2014 local elections in England and Northern Ireland.
The FA Cup, known officially as The Football Association Challenge Cup, is an annual knockout football competition in men's domestic English football.
A facade (also façade) is generally one exterior side of a building, usually, but not always, the front.
Facebook is an American online social media and social networking service company based in Menlo Park, California.
In sports, a farm team, farm system, feeder team, practice squad, or nursery club, is generally a team or club whose role is to provide experience and training for young players, with an agreement that any successful players can move on to a higher level at a given point.
FHM is a defunct monthly men's lifestyle magazine, currently operating solely online.
Five-a-side game on astroturf pitch, Singapore Five-a-side football is a variation of association football, in which each team fields five players (four outfield players and a goalkeeper).
The Football Association of Wales (Cymdeithas Bêl-droed Cymru) (FAW) is the governing body of association football in Wales, and controls the Wales national football team and its corresponding women's team.
Frederick James "Fred" Hando MBE (23 March 1888 – 17 February 1970) was a Welsh writer, artist and schoolteacher from Newport who chronicled the history, character and folklore of Monmouthshire (which he also called Gwent), in a series of over 800 articles and several books published between the 1920s and 1960s.
The Freedom of the City is an honour bestowed by a municipality upon a valued member of the community, or upon a visiting celebrity or dignitary.
A friar is a brother member of one of the mendicant orders founded since the twelfth or thirteenth century; the term distinguishes the mendicants' itinerant apostolic character, exercised broadly under the jurisdiction of a superior general, from the older monastic orders' allegiance to a single monastery formalized by their vow of stability.
Friars Walk is a partially under-cover shopping centre and leisure complex in Newport city centre, South Wales.
Frost is the coating or deposit of ice that may form in humid air in cold conditions, usually overnight.
Venerable Fulton John Sheen (born Peter John Sheen, May 8, 1895 – December 9, 1979) was an American bishop (later archbishop) of the Catholic Church known for his preaching and especially his work on television and radio.
Gaer (Y Gaer) is a community and electoral district ("ward") of the city of Newport, South Wales.
A gale is a strong wind, typically used as a descriptor in nautical contexts.
Geoffrey of Monmouth (Galfridus Monemutensis, Galfridus Arturus, Gruffudd ap Arthur, Sieffre o Fynwy; c. 1095 – c. 1155) was a British cleric and one of the major figures in the development of British historiography and the popularity of tales of King Arthur.
George Street Bridge is a crossing of the River Usk in the community of Victoria in Newport, South Wales.
George VI (Albert Frederick Arthur George; 14 December 1895 – 6 February 1952) was King of the United Kingdom and the Dominions of the British Commonwealth from 11 December 1936 until his death in 1952.
Glan Llyn (Lakeside) is the name of a new mixed-use community development, in the east of Newport, south Wales on the heavy end of the former Llanwern steelworks, at the edge of the Caldicot Moors.
Glascoed is a village in Monmouthshire, south east Wales, United Kingdom.
Gloucester railway station (formerly known as Gloucester Central station) is a railway station serving the city of Gloucester in England.
The Gloucester–Newport line is a railway line that runs along the west bank of the River Severn in the United Kingdom between Gloucester and Newport.
Gloucestershire (formerly abbreviated as Gloucs. in print but now often as Glos.) is a county in South West England.
The Glyndŵr Rising, Welsh Revolt or Last War of Independence was an uprising of the Welsh between 1400 and 1415, led by Owain Glyndŵr, against the Kingdom of England.
GoCompare is a British financial services comparison website, established in Wales in 2006.
Godfrey Charles Morgan, 1st Viscount Tredegar (28 April 1831 – 11 March 1913) was a British Army officer and peer.
Gold is a network of oldies radio stations which was formed by the merger of the Capital Gold network and the Classic Gold Network in August 2007.
Goldcliff (Allteuryn) is a village and community parish to the south east of the city of Newport in South Wales.
A golden jubilee is a celebration held to mark a 50th anniversary.
Goldie Lookin Chain are a Welsh comedic rap music group from Newport, Wales.
Graig is an electoral ward and coterminous community (parish) of the city of Newport, South Wales.
The Great Britain road numbering scheme is a numbering scheme used to classify and identify all roads in Great Britain.
The Great Depression was a severe worldwide economic depression that took place mostly during the 1930s, beginning in the United States.
The Great Recession was a period of general economic decline observed in world markets during the late 2000s and early 2010s.
The Great Western main line is a main line railway in England, that runs westwards from London Paddington to.
First Greater Western Limited, trading as Great Western Railway (GWR), is a British train operating company owned by FirstGroup that operates the Greater Western railway franchise.
The Great Western Railway Usk bridge is a crossing of the River Usk in Newport city centre, Wales.
Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is the mean solar time at the Royal Observatory in Greenwich, London.
Guangxi (pronounced; Zhuang: Gvangjsih), officially the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, is a Chinese autonomous region in South Central China, bordering Vietnam.
The Gulf Stream, together with its northern extension the North Atlantic Drift, is a warm and swift Atlantic ocean current that originates in the Gulf of Mexico and stretches to the tip of Florida, and follows the eastern coastlines of the United States and Newfoundland before crossing the Atlantic Ocean.
A gurdwara (ਗੁਰਦੁਆਰਾ, or ਗੁਰਦਵਾਰਾ,; meaning "door to the guru") is a place of worship for Sikhs.
Gwent is a preserved county and a former local government county in south-east Wales.
The Gwent County League (known as the Autocentres Gwent County FA League for sponsorship reasons) is a football league in South Wales, consisting of 3 divisions, named Divisions One, Two and Three.
Gwent Police (Heddlu Gwent) is a territorial police force in Wales, responsible for policing the local authority areas of Blaenau Gwent, Caerphilly, Monmouthshire, Newport and Torfaen.
Gwynllŵg was a kingdom of mediaeval Wales and later a Norman lordship and then a cantref.
Saint Gwynllyw Milwr or Gwynllyw Farfog, known in English in a corrupted form as Woolos the Warrior or Woolos the Bearded (Gundleus, Gundleius or Gwenleue; 450 – 500 AD) was a Welsh king and religious figure.
Hans Feibusch (15 August 1898 – 18 July 1998) was a German painter and sculptor of Jewish heritage who lived and worked in Britain from 1933 until his death.
Haverfordwest railway station serves the town of Haverfordwest in Pembrokeshire, Wales.
Heidenheim an der Brenz (short: Heidenheim; Swabian: Hoidna) is a town in Baden-Württemberg in southern Germany.
Her Majesty's Prison Service is a part of Her Majesty's Prison and Probation Service (formerly the National Offender Management Service), which is the part of Her Majesty's Government tasked with managing most of the prisons within England and Wales.
Hereford railway station serves the city of Hereford, England.
High Cross is a suburb of the city of Newport, South Wales, and forms part of the community (parish) of Rogerstone.
High Street is the main historical street and the original main thoroughfare in the centre of Newport, South Wales.
A hillfort is a type of earthworks used as a fortified refuge or defended settlement, located to exploit a rise in elevation for defensive advantage.
Hindu refers to any person who regards themselves as culturally, ethnically, or religiously adhering to aspects of Hinduism.
The historic counties of Wales are sub-divisions of Wales.
Her Majesty's Passport Office (HMPO) is a division of the Home Office in the United Kingdom.
The ninth and latest HMS Severn was a River-class offshore patrol vessel of the British Royal Navy.
Hockey is a sport in which two teams play against each other by trying to maneuver a ball or a puck into the opponent's goal using a hockey stick.
Hollybush is a residential area of Malpas within the city of Newport, South Wales, United Kingdom.
Holyhead railway station (Gorsaf reilffordd Caergybi) serves the Welsh town of Holyhead (Caergybi) on Holy Island, Anglesey.
How Do They Do It? is a television series produced by Wag TV for Discovery Channel.
Hugh de Stafford, 2nd Earl of Stafford, KG (c. 1342 – 16 October 1386) was an English nobleman.
Humphrey Stafford, 1st Duke of Buckingham, 6th Earl of Stafford, (1402 – 10 July 1460) was an English nobleman and a military commander in both the Hundred Years' War and in the Wars of the Roses.
Ian Brian Johnston (born 1952) was the Independent Gwent Police and Crime Commissioner.
Idylls of the King, published between 1859 and 1885, is a cycle of twelve narrative poems by the English poet Alfred, Lord Tennyson (1809–1892; Poet Laureate from 1850) which retells the legend of King Arthur, his knights, his love for Guinevere and her tragic betrayal of him, and the rise and fall of Arthur's kingdom.
The Industrial Revolution was the transition to new manufacturing processes in the period from about 1760 to sometime between 1820 and 1840.
An industrial shredder is a machine used for reducing the size of all kinds of material.
The Inmos microprocessor factory, also known as the Inmos factory, is a building in Newport, Wales, UK which was originally built as a microprocessor fabrication plant for Inmos and is now occupied by International Rectifier.
The Intellectual Property Office of the United Kingdom (often The IPO) is, since 2 April 2007, the operating name of The Patent Office.
The International Cross Country Championships was an annual international competition in cross country running.
International Rectifier was an American power management technology company manufacturing analog and mixed-signal ICs, advanced circuit devices, integrated power systems, and high-performance integrated components for computing.
Internet radio (also web radio, net radio, streaming radio, e-radio, IP radio, online radio) is a digital audio service transmitted via the Internet.
Iron is a chemical element with symbol Fe (from ferrum) and atomic number 26.
Isca, variously specified as Isca Augusta or Isca Silurum, was the site of a Roman legionary fortress and settlement or vicus, the remains of which lie beneath parts of the present-day suburban village of Caerleon in the north of the city of Newport in South Wales.
ISO 3166-2:GB is the entry for the United Kingdom in ISO 3166-2, part of the ISO 3166 standard published by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), which defines codes for the names of the principal subdivisions (e.g., provinces or states) of all countries coded in ISO 3166-1.
James VI and I (James Charles Stuart; 19 June 1566 – 27 March 1625) was King of Scotland as James VI from 24 July 1567 and King of England and Ireland as James I from the union of the Scottish and English crowns on 24 March 1603 until his death in 1625.
Jayne Bryant is a Welsh Labour Party politician.
Jessica Elizabeth Morden (born 29 May 1968) is a British Labour Party politician, who was first elected as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Newport East in 2005.
Jews (יְהוּדִים ISO 259-3, Israeli pronunciation) or Jewish people are an ethnoreligious group and a nation, originating from the Israelites Israelite origins and kingdom: "The first act in the long drama of Jewish history is the age of the Israelites""The people of the Kingdom of Israel and the ethnic and religious group known as the Jewish people that descended from them have been subjected to a number of forced migrations in their history" and Hebrews of the Ancient Near East.
Jill Evans (born 8 May 1959) is Plaid Cymru Member of the European Parliament for Wales.
John Andreas Bufton (born 31 August 1962 in Llanidloes) was a UK Independence Party Member of the European Parliament for Wales, before standing down in May 2014.
John Evan Thomas, FSA (15 January 1810 – 9 October 1873) was a Welsh sculptor, notable for many sculptures both in Wales and elsewhere in the UK, such as his portrait sculptures in London.
John Frost (25 May 1784 – 27 July 1877) was a prominent Welsh leader of the British Chartist movement in the Newport Rising.
The John Frost School formerly known as "Duffryn High School" (Welsh: Ysgol Uwchradd Dyffryn) is a comprehensive school on the south-western outskirts of Newport, south Wales.
John Frost Square is a large public space in the centre of Newport, South Wales, named after the Chartist leader, John Frost.
John Griffiths (born 19 December 1956) is a Welsh Labour Co-operative politician and the Minister for Environment and Sustainable Development.
John Lysaght and Co. was an iron and steel company established in Bristol, England and with later operations in Wolverhampton, Newport, and Scunthorpe.
Jacqueline Kay Swinburne (née Jones) (born 8 June 1967) is a Welsh politician.
Kenneth George Budd (16 October 1925 – 21 January 1995) was an English mural artist, known for his mosaics and work in other materials.
King Arthur is a legendary British leader who, according to medieval histories and romances, led the defence of Britain against Saxon invaders in the late 5th and early 6th centuries.
The Kingsway Shopping Centre is an under-cover shopping centre in Newport city centre, Wales.
Kurt Donald Cobain (February 20, 1967 – April 5, 1994) was an American singer, songwriter, and musician.
Kutaisi (ქუთაისი; ancient names: Aea/Aia, Kotais, Kutatisi, Kutaïsi) is the legislative capital of Georgia, and its 3rd most populous city.
The Labour Party is a centre-left political party in the United Kingdom.
Langstone is an electoral ward and smaller village and community of the city of Newport, Wales.
Latin (Latin: lingua latīna) is a classical language belonging to the Italic branch of the Indo-European languages.
"Leisure" is a poem by Welsh poet W. H. Davies, appearing originally in his Songs Of Joy and Others, published in 1911 by A. C. Fifield and then in Davies' first anthology Collected Poems, by the same publisher in 1916.
The Level of Mendalgief (Mendelgyf) is a small area to the south west of the city centre of the city of Newport in the Pill ward.
LG Corporation (Korean: 주식회사 LG), formerly Lucky-GoldStar (Korean: Leogki Geumseong 럭키금성/樂喜金星), is a South Korean multinational conglomerate corporation.
The Liberal Democrats (often referred to as Lib Dems) are a liberal British political party, formed in 1988 as a merger of the Liberal Party and the Social Democratic Party (SDP), a splinter group from the Labour Party, which had formed the SDP–Liberal Alliance from 1981.
This entry lists notable people who were born, resided or worked in Newport (Newportonians).
There are 650 constituencies in the United Kingdom, each electing a single Member of Parliament to the House of Commons ordinarily every five years.
This is a list of the most populous urban areas as at the 2011 census, as defined by the Office for National Statistics (ONS), although the basis for the sourced list (used for its ready availability of the data) is Citypopulation.de.
This is a list of principal areas of Wales ordered by population.
A listed building, or listed structure, is one that has been placed on one of the four statutory lists maintained by Historic England in England, Historic Environment Scotland in Scotland, Cadw in Wales, and the Northern Ireland Environment Agency in Northern Ireland.
Lliswerry (Llyswyry), is an electoral district (ward) and community of the city of Newport, South Wales.
Liverpool is a city in North West England, with an estimated population of 491,500 in 2017.
Llanfrechfa Grange Hospital is a hospital operated by the Aneurin Bevan Local Health Board, located to the east of Cwmbran in the neighbourhood of Llanfrechfa.
Llanmartin (Llanfarthyn) is a village and parish in the city of Newport, Wales.
Llanvaches or Llanfaches is a village and community parish within the boundaries of the city of Newport, Wales.
Llanwern is an electoral ward and community in the eastern urban-rural fringe of the City of Newport, South East Wales.
Llanwern High School is a secondary school on the eastern edge of Newport, Wales.
Llanwern Steelworks is located in Llanwern, east of the City of Newport, South Wales.
Lliswerry A.F.C. is a football club based in the Lliswerry area of the City of Newport, South Wales.
Lliswerry High School is a secondary school in Newport, south Wales.
Lloyds Banking Group plc is a major British financial institution formed through the acquisition of HBOS by Lloyds TSB in 2009.
The Local Government Act 1972 is an Act of Parliament in the United Kingdom that reformed local government in England and Wales on 1 April 1974.
Since 1 April 1996, Wales has been divided into 22 single-tier principal areas for local government purposes.
Local nature reserve (LNR) is a designation for nature reserves in Great Britain.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
Paddington, also known as London Paddington, is a Central London railway terminus and London Underground station complex, located on Praed Street in the Paddington area.
This is a list of people who served as Lord Lieutenant of Monmouthshire.
Lovell's Athletic F.C. was the works team for Lovell's sweet factory in Newport, Monmouthshire, Wales, which played professional football from 1918 until 1969.
The Lower Dock Street Street drill hall is a former military installation in Newport, Wales.
Lower Machen (Machen Isaf) is a small hamlet of 19 houses on the A468 road at the very western edge of the city of Newport, South Wales. Machen itself lies further west in the county borough of Caerphilly, although both lie within the historic boundaries of Monmouthshire. Lower Machen holds an annual festival of chamber music concerts in the 12th-century church of St. Michael and All Angels. Ruperra Castle is also located in Lower Machen. Lower Machen was formerly served by Church Road railway station, which closed in 1957.
The M4 is a motorway which runs between London and South Wales in the United Kingdom.
The M4 motorway Usk bridge (or St. Julians Bridge) carries the M4 motorway across the River Usk in the city of Newport in the United Kingdom.
The M4 relief road is a proposed motorway south of the city of Newport, South Wales.
Machen is a large village 3 miles east of Caerphilly, south Wales, situated in the Caerphilly borough within the historic boundaries of Monmouthshire.
Maesglas is a neighbourhood in the south west of the city of Newport, South Wales.
Maesteg is a town and community in Bridgend County Borough, Wales.
Magor (Magwyr) - meaning 'a wall' - is a large village in Monmouthshire, south east Wales, between Chepstow and the city of Newport, and adjoining the Caldicot Levels beside the Severn Estuary.
Maindee (Maendy) is a large inner-city commercial and residential area in the city of Newport, South Wales.
Malpas is an electoral district (ward) and coterminous community (parish) of the city of Newport, South Wales.
Manchester Piccadilly is the principal railway station in Manchester, England.
Manufacturing is the production of merchandise for use or sale using labour and machines, tools, chemical and biological processing, or formulation.
Marshfield (Maerun) is an electoral ward (population 4,245 increasing to 6,270 at the 2011 census.) and smaller village community (parish) in the south-West of the city of Newport in South Wales.
The Mayor of Newport (full style The Right Worshipful the Mayor of the City of Newport) is the civic figurehead and first citizen of the city of Newport, Wales.
A member of parliament (MP) is the representative of the voters to a parliament.
A Member of the European Parliament (MEP) is a person who has been elected to serve as a popular representative in the European Parliament.
The National Assembly for Wales is composed of 60 members known as Assembly Members or AMs (in Welsh: Aelodau'r Cynulliad or ACau).
A men's chorus or male voice choir (MVC) (German: Männerchor), is a choir consisting of men who sing with either a tenor or bass voice, and whose music is typically arranged into high and low tenors (1st and 2nd tenor), and high and low basses (1st and 2nd bass; or baritone and bass)—and shortened to the letters TTBB.
The Merchant Navy is the maritime register of the United Kingdom, and comprises the seagoing commercial interests of UK-registered ships and their crews.
Michaelston-y-Fedw (Llanfihangel-y-fedw) is a small rural village and community to the west of the city of Newport, Wales, on the borders of Cardiff city and Caerphilly county boroughs.
Monmouthshire, also known as the County of Monmouth (Sir Fynwy), is one of thirteen historic counties of Wales and a former administrative county.
The Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal (Camlas Sir Fynwy a Brycheiniog) is a small network of canals in South Wales.
A mosaic is a piece of art or image made from the assemblage of small pieces of colored glass, stone, or other materials.
A mosque (from masjid) is a place of worship for Muslims.
Motorcycle speedway, usually referred to as speedway, is a motorcycle sport involving four and sometimes up to six riders competing over four anti-clockwise laps of an oval circuit.
A motte-and-bailey castle is a fortification with a wooden or stone keep situated on a raised earthwork called a motte, accompanied by an enclosed courtyard, or bailey, surrounded by a protective ditch and palisade.
A movie theater/theatre (American English), cinema (British English) or cinema hall (Indian English) is a building that contains an auditorium for viewing films (also called movies) for entertainment.
In telecommunications and computer networks, multiplexing (sometimes contracted to muxing) is a method by which multiple analog or digital signals are combined into one signal over a shared medium.
A city charter or town charter (generically, municipal charter) is a legal document (charter) establishing a municipality such as a city or town.
A Muslim (مُسلِم) is someone who follows or practices Islam, a monotheistic Abrahamic religion.
Nash (Trefonnen) is a village and community parish to the south of the city of Newport, South Wales, in the Liswerry ward.
NAT Group is a bus and coach company in South Wales.
Nathan Lee Gill (born 6 July 1973) is a British politician who is a Member of the European Parliament for the Wales region for the UK Independence Party (UKIP), elected in 2014 and from 2016 to 2017 also an independent Member of the National Assembly for Wales.
The National Assembly for Wales (Cynulliad Cenedlaethol Cymru; commonly known as the Welsh Assembly) is a devolved parliament with power to make legislation in Wales.
National Assembly for Wales constituencies and electoral regions were first used for the 1999 elections.
The first National Assembly for Wales elections were held on 6 May 1999.
The National Assembly for Wales election 2016 was held on Thursday 5 May 2016, to elect members of the National Assembly for Wales (AMs).
Between London and Fishguard, the route runs through Reading, Bath, Bristol, Newport, Swansea, Llanelli and St David's.
The National Eisteddfod of Wales (Welsh: Eisteddfod Genedlaethol Cymru) is the most important of several eisteddfodau that are held annually, mostly in Wales.
National Express is an intercity and InterRegional coach operator providing services throughout Great Britain.
The National Roman Legion Museum (Amgueddfa Lleng Rufeinig Cymru) is a museum in Caerleon, near Newport, south-east Wales.
The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) is a trade union for coal miners in Great Britain, formed in 1945 from the Miners' Federation of Great Britain (MFGB).
Neath railway station is a mainline railway station, serving Neath, Wales.
Netball is a ball sport played by two teams of seven players.
New York is a state in the northeastern United States.
The New Zealand national rugby union team, called the All Blacks, represents New Zealand in men's rugby union, which is known as the country's national sport.
Newport was a borough constituency in Monmouthshire from 1918 to 1983.
The music video "Newport (Ymerodraeth State of Mind)" is a parody of the Jay-Z and Alicia Keys song "Empire State of Mind," replacing references to the "Empire State" of New York with references to the city of Newport in South Wales.
The Newport and District Football League (currently billed as The Monmouthshire Building Society Newport and District Football League for sponsorship reasons) is a football league covering the city of Newport and surrounding areas in South Wales.
Newport Bridge (colloquially called Town Bridge though Newport is a city) connects High Street and Clarence Place across the River Usk adjacent to Newport Castle in Newport city centre.
The Newport Built-up area (previously known in official statistics as the Newport Urban Area) is an area of land defined by the United Kingdom Office for National Statistics (ONS) for population monitoring purposes.
Newport Bus is the main provider of bus services in the city of Newport, Wales.
Newport Central bus station is a bus terminus and interchange located in the city centre, Newport, South Wales.
Newport Castle (Castell Casnewydd) is a ruined castle in Newport, Wales.
Newport Cathedral (Eglwys Gadeiriol Casnewydd) is the cathedral of the Diocese of Monmouth, in the Church in Wales, and seat of the Bishop of Monmouth.
The Newport Centre is a leisure centre in Newport, Wales.
Newport city centre is traditionally regarded as the area of Newport, Wales bounded by the west bank of the River Usk, the George Street Bridge, the eastern flank of Stow Hill and the South Wales Main Line.
Newport City Council (Welsh: Cyngor Dinas Casnewydd) is the governing body for the city of Newport, one of the subdivisions of Wales within the United Kingdom.
Newport City F.C. is a football club based in the Llanwern area of the City of Newport, South Wales.
Newport City footbridge is a pedestrian/cycle bridge over the River Usk in the city of Newport, South Wales.
Newport Civic Centre is the seat of government for the city of Newport, South Wales and is a Grade II* Listed building in the Art Deco style.
Newport Civil Service F.C. is a football club based in the Bettws area of the City of Newport, South Wales.
Newport County Association Football Club (Clwb Pêl-droed Sir Casnewydd) is a professional association football club based in the city of Newport, South Wales.
Newport Cricket Club (NCC) is a cricket club based in the city of Newport, South Wales.
Newport Crown Court is a Crown Court venue in the city of Newport, South Wales.
Newport Docks is the collective name for a group of docks in the city of Newport, south-east Wales.
Newport East is a constituency of the National Assembly for Wales.
Newport East (Welsh: Dwyrain Casnewydd) is a parliamentary constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.
Newport High School Old Boys (NHSOB) are a Welsh rugby union club based in Caerleon on the northern outskirts of Newport in South Wales.
Newport International Sports Village is a multi-sport complex located at Lliswerry in the South East of the city of Newport, South Wales.
Newport Market (also known as Newport Provisions Market) is a traditional Victorian indoor market, built in 1854 in Newport, South Wales.
Newport Museum and Art Gallery (known locally as the City Museum) is a museum, library and art gallery in the city of Newport, south Wales.
Newport railway station (Casnewydd) is the third-busiest railway station in Wales (after Cardiff Central and Cardiff Queen Street), situated in Newport city centre.
Newport Retail and Leisure Park (known locally as Spytty Retail Park) is an out-of-town shopping centre in the city of Newport, South East Wales.
Newport Rugby Football Club (Clwb Rygbi Casnewydd) is a Welsh rugby union club based in the city of Newport, South Wales.
The Newport Rising was the last large-scale armed rebellion against authority in Great Britain, when, on 4 November 1839, almost 10,000 Chartist sympathisers, led by John Frost, marched on the town of Newport, Monmouthshire.
Newport Saracens RFC are a Welsh rugby union club based in Newport in South Wales.
The Newport Ship is a mid-fifteenth-century sailing vessel discovered by archaeologists in June 2002 in the city of Newport, South East Wales.
Newport Technical Institute is a Grade II-listed building in the city centre of Newport, Wales.
Newport Titans RLFC are a rugby league side who are based in the city of Newport, South Wales.
The Newport Transporter Bridge (Pont Gludo Casnewydd) is a transporter bridge that crosses the River Usk in Newport, South East Wales.
Newport Unlimited was an Urban Regeneration Company created in 2003 to help counter the impacts of the decline in heavy industry and manufacturing in the city of Newport, South Wales.
Newport Wasps were a British motorcycle speedway team based in Newport, South Wales.
Newport West is a constituency of the National Assembly for Wales.
Newport West (Welsh: Gorllewin Casnewydd) is a parliamentary constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.
Newport Wetlands is a wildlife reserve covering parts of Uskmouth, Nash and Goldcliff, in the south-east of the city of Newport, South Wales.
Newport YMCA Association Football Club are a football team based in the city of Newport, South Wales.
Nirvana was an American rock band formed by lead singer and guitarist Kurt Cobain and bassist Krist Novoselic in Aberdeen, Washington, in 1987.
The Classification of Territorial Units for Statistics (NUTS; French: Nomenclature des unités territoriales statistiques) is a geocode standard for referencing the subdivisions of countries for statistical purposes.
The term Norman architecture is used to categorise styles of Romanesque architecture developed by the Normans in the various lands under their dominion or influence in the 11th and 12th centuries.
The Normandy landings were the landing operations on Tuesday, 6 June 1944 of the Allied invasion of Normandy in Operation Overlord during World War II.
The Normans (Norman: Normaunds; Normands; Normanni) were the people who, in the 10th and 11th centuries, gave their name to Normandy, a region in France.
Nottingham station, briefly known as Nottingham City and for rather longer as Nottingham Midland, is a railway station and tram stop in the city of Nottingham.
The NP postcode area, also known as the Newport postcode area, is a group of postcode districts around Newport, Wales.
The Office for National Statistics (ONS) is the executive office of the UK Statistics Authority, a non-ministerial department which reports directly to the UK Parliament.
Oliver Cromwell (25 April 15993 September 1658) was an English military and political leader.
In the United Kingdom, the Office for National Statistics maintains a series of codes to represent a wide range of geographical areas of the UK, for use in tabulating census and other statistical data.
The Ordnance Survey National Grid reference system is a system of geographic grid references used in Great Britain, distinct from latitude and longitude.
Owain Glyndŵr (c. 1359 – c. 1415), or Owain Glyn Dŵr, was a Welsh ruler and the last native Welshman to hold the title Prince of Wales (Tywysog Cymru) but to many, viewed as an unofficial king.
P & A Campbell was a shipping company based in Bristol from 1893 to 1979 which operated steamship services in the Bristol Channel.
A paddle steamer is a steamship or riverboat powered by a steam engine that drives paddle wheels to propel the craft through the water.
, formerly known as, is a Japanese multinational electronics corporation headquartered in Kadoma, Osaka, Japan.
Parc Seymour is a suburban hamlet on the northern edge of Penhow just off the A48 road.
A park is an area of natural, semi-natural or planted space set aside for human enjoyment and recreation or for the protection of wildlife or natural habitats.
Paul Philip Flynn (born 9 February 1935) is a British Labour Party politician, who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Newport West since the 1987 general election.
Pedestrian zones (also known as auto-free zones and car-free zones, and as pedestrian precincts in British English) are areas of a city or town reserved for pedestrian-only use and in which most or all automobile traffic may be prohibited.
Penal transportation or transportation refers to the relocation of convicted criminals, or other persons regarded as undesirable, to a distant place, often a colony for a specified term; later, specifically established penal colonies became their destination.
Penarth is a town in the Vale of Glamorgan (Bro Morgannwg), Wales, approximately southwest of Cardiff city centre on the north shore of the Severn Estuary at the southern end of Cardiff Bay.
Penhow (Pen-hŵ) is a small village and community (parish) just inside the eastern edge of the boundary of the city of Newport, South Wales, within the historic county of Monmouthshire.
A penthouse apartment or a penthouse is an apartment or unit on the highest floor of an apartment building, condominium or hotel.
Peterstone or Peterstone Wentlooge (Llanbedr Gwynllŵg) is a small hamlet to the south west of the city of Newport, South Wales.
The PGA European Tour is an organisation which operates the three leading men's professional golf tours in Europe: the elite European Tour, the European Senior Tour and the developmental Challenge Tour.
Pill Harriers RFC are a Welsh rugby union club based in Newport in South Wales.
Pillgwenlly (Pillgwenlli) is an electoral district (ward) and coterminous community parish in the city of Newport, South Wales.
A pitch or a sports ground is an outdoor playing area for various sports.
Plaid Cymru (officially Plaid Cymru – Party of Wales, often referred to simply as Plaid) is a social-democratic political party in Wales advocating for Welsh independence from the United Kingdom within the European Union.
A police and crime commissioner (PCC) (comisiynydd yr heddlu a throseddu) is an elected official in England and Wales charged with securing efficient and effective policing of a police area.
Pontypool (Pont-y-pŵl) is a town that is home to approximately 36,000 people in the county borough of Torfaen, within the historic boundaries of Monmouthshire in South Wales.
Pope Paul VI (Paulus VI; Paolo VI; born Giovanni Battista Enrico Antonio Maria Montini; 26 September 1897 – 6 August 1978) reigned from 21 June 1963 to his death in 1978.
Port Talbot Parkway railway station is a railway station in Port Talbot, Wales.
Portsmouth Harbour railway station is a railway station in Portsmouth, England.
A post office is a customer service facility forming part of a national postal system.
Postal codes used in the United Kingdom are known as postcodes (originally postal codes).
Presbyterianism is a part of the reformed tradition within Protestantism which traces its origins to Britain, particularly Scotland, and Ireland.
The preserved counties of Wales are the current areas used in Wales for the ceremonial purposes of lieutenancy and shrievalty.
A primary school (or elementary school in American English and often in Canadian English) is a school in which children receive primary or elementary education from the age of about seven to twelve, coming after preschool, infant school and before secondary school.
The PRO14 (known as the Guinness PRO14 for sponsorship reasons) is an annual rugby union competition involving professional sides from Ireland, Italy, Scotland, South Africa and Wales.
Pye Corner railway station is a station serving a residential area in the west of Newport, South East Wales.
Raglan (Rhaglan) is a village in Monmouthshire, south east Wales, United Kingdom.
Reading railway station is a major transport hub in Reading, Berkshire, England.
Redwick (Y Redwig) is a small village and community (parish) to the south east of the city of Newport, in Wales, United Kingdom.
A retail park or power center is an unenclosed shopping center with a typical range of to of gross leasable area that usually contains three or more big box retailers and various smaller retailers (usually located in strip plazas) with a common parking area shared among the retailers.
Rhiwderin (Rhiwderyn) is a small village in the west of the city of Newport, South Wales.
Rhyl railway station is on the Crewe to Holyhead North Wales Coast Line and serves the holiday resort of Rhyl, Wales.
The Rhymney Valley is one of the South Wales valleys.
Rhys Gethin (died in 1405) was a key figure in the revolt of Owain Glyndŵr.
Richard George Rogers, Baron Rogers of Riverside (born 23 July 1933) is a British architect noted for his modernist and functionalist designs in high-tech architecture.
Ridgeway is an area in Newport, Wales, in the suburb and electoral ward and coterminous community parish of Allt-yr-yn.
A ring road (also known as beltline, beltway, circumferential (high)way, loop or orbital) is a road or a series of connected roads encircling a town, city, or country.
Ringland is both an electoral ward (district) and community (parish) of the city of Newport, South Wales.
Risca (Rhisga) is a town of approximately 11,500 people in south-east Wales, within the Caerphilly County Borough and the historic boundaries of Monmouthshire.
The River Clyde (Abhainn Chluaidh,, Watter o Clyde) is a river that flows into the Firth of Clyde in Scotland.
The River Severn (Afon Hafren, Sabrina) is a river in the United Kingdom.
The River Usk (Afon Wysg) rises on the northern slopes of the Black Mountain (y Mynydd Du), Wales, in the westernmost part of the Brecon Beacons National Park.
The Riverfront (Glan yr Afon) is the principal and newest theatre and arts centre in the City of Newport.
Riverside (also known as East Usk) is a mixed residential and commercial area close to Newport city centre, South Wales.
Robert Bird (13 February 1839 – 3 January 1909) was a Liberal politician and owner of a Tar Distillery, Robert Bird & Sons, in East Moors, Cardiff, Wales.
Robert Fitzhamon (died March 1107), or Robert FitzHamon, Seigneur de Creully in the Calvados region and Torigny in the Manche region of Normandy, was the first Norman feudal baron of Gloucester and the Norman conqueror of Glamorgan, southern Wales.
Rochester is a city on the southern shore of Lake Ontario in western New York.
Rodney Parade is a stadium in the city of Newport, South Wales, owned and operated by the Welsh Rugby Union.
Rogerstone (Tŷ du, meaning "Black house") is a village, ward and community (parish) of the city of Newport, southeastern Wales.
Rogerstone railway station (Tŷ-du) is a station on the Ebbw Valley Railway in the community of Rogerstone in Newport, south Wales.
The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Cardiff (Archidioecesis Cardiffensis; Archesgobaeth Caerdydd) is an archdiocese of the Latin Rite of the Roman Catholic Church which covers the south-east portion of Wales and the county of Herefordshire in England.
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Menevia is a Roman Catholic diocese in Swansea, Wales.
The Roman Empire (Imperium Rōmānum,; Koine and Medieval Greek: Βασιλεία τῶν Ῥωμαίων, tr.) was the post-Roman Republic period of the ancient Roman civilization, characterized by government headed by emperors and large territorial holdings around the Mediterranean Sea in Europe, Africa and Asia.
A Roman legion (from Latin legio "military levy, conscription", from legere "to choose") was a large unit of the Roman army.
Rougemont School (Welsh: Ysgol Rougemont) is an independent co-educational school located in the manor-house Llantarnam Hall in south Wales.
Rowan Douglas Williams, Baron Williams of Oystermouth (born 14 June 1950) is a Welsh Anglican bishop, theologian and poet.
Royal Doulton was an English ceramic manufacturing company producing tableware and collectables, dating from 1815.
The Royal Gwent Hospital is the principal hospital in the city of Newport.
The Royal Regiment of Wales (24th/41st Foot) was an infantry regiment of the British Army, part of the Prince of Wales' Division.
The Royal Welch Fusiliers was a line infantry regiment of the British Army, part of the Prince of Wales' Division.
Rugby league football is a full-contact sport played by two teams of thirteen players on a rectangular field.
The Rugby League Conference (RLC) (also known as the Co-operative Rugby League Conference as a result of sponsorship from The Co-operative Group), was a series of regionally based divisions of amateur rugby league teams spread throughout England, Scotland and Wales.
Rugby union, commonly known in most of the world as rugby, is a contact team sport which originated in England in the first half of the 19th century.
Rumney (Tredelerch) is a district and community in the east of the city of Cardiff, Wales.
The Ryder Cup is a biennial men's golf competition between teams from Europe and the United States.
Salisbury railway station serves the city of Salisbury in Wiltshire, England.
Scouting or the Scout Movement is a movement that aims to support young people in their physical, mental and spiritual development, that they may play constructive roles in society, with a strong focus on the outdoors and survival skills.
Scrap consists of recyclable materials left over from product manufacturing and consumption, such as parts of vehicles, building supplies, and surplus materials.
Sean McGoldrick (born 3 December 1991) is a Welsh professional boxer who was awarded the gold medal for the Bantamweight division at the 2010 Commonwealth Games in New Delhi, India,.
Seattle is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States.
The Severn Barrage refers to a range of ideas for building a barrage from the English coast to the Welsh coast over the Severn tidal estuary.
The Severn Bridge (Pont Hafren), sometimes also called the Severn–Wye Bridge, is a motorway suspension bridge operated by Highways England that spans the River Severn and River Wye between Aust, South Gloucestershire in England, and Chepstow, Monmouthshire in South East Wales, via Beachley, Gloucestershire, which is a peninsula between the two rivers.
The Severn Estuary (Môr Hafren) is the estuary of the River Severn, the longest river in Great Britain.
Shaftesbury is an electoral district (ward) and coterminous community (parish) of the city of Newport, South Wales.
The Shire Hall is a building in Newport, south Wales which served as the County Hall for Monmouthshire until the Monmouth County Council was wound up in 1974.
Shirenewton (Drenewydd Gelli-farch) is a village and community in Monmouthshire, south east Wales.
A shopping mall is a modern, chiefly North American, term for a form of shopping precinct or shopping center, in which one or more buildings form a complex of shops representing merchandisers with interconnecting walkways that enable customers to walk from unit to unit.
Shrewsbury railway station is in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England.
A Sikh (ਸਿੱਖ) is a person associated with Sikhism, a monotheistic religion that originated in the 15th century based on the revelation of Guru Nanak.
The Silures were a powerful and warlike tribe or tribal confederation of ancient Britain, occupying what is now south east Wales and perhaps some adjoining areas.
Sims Metal Management is the leading metals and electronics recycling company in the world.
The Sirhowy Valley is an industrialised valley in the eastern part of the Valleys region of Wales.
Twin towns or sister cities are a form of legal or social agreement between towns, cities, counties, oblasts, prefectures, provinces, regions, states, and even countries in geographically and politically distinct areas to promote cultural and commercial ties.
Skittles is an old European lawn game, a variety of bowling from which ten-pin bowling, duckpin bowling, candlepin bowling (in the United States), and five-pin bowling (in Canada) are descended.
The snooker world rankings are the official system of ranking professional snooker players to determine automatic qualification and seeding for tournaments on the World Snooker Tour.
Snow refers to forms of ice crystals that precipitate from the atmosphere (usually from clouds) and undergo changes on the Earth's surface.
Somerton is an area in the south-east of Newport.
South Wales (De Cymru) is the region of Wales bordered by England and the Bristol Channel to the east and south, and Mid Wales and West Wales to the north and west.
The South Wales Argus is a daily tabloid newspaper published in Newport, South Wales.
The South Wales Borderers was a line infantry regiment of the British Army in existence for 280 years.
The South Wales Coalfield (Welsh: Maes glo De Cymru) is a large region of south Wales that is rich in coal deposits, especially the South Wales Valleys.
The South Wales Main Line (Prif Linell De Cymru), originally known as the London, Bristol and South Wales Direct Railway or simply as the Bristol and South Wales Direct Railway, is a branch of the Great Western Main Line in Great Britain.
The South Wales Valleys (Cymoedd De Cymru) are a group of industrialised valleys in South Wales.
South West England is one of nine official regions of England.
Southampton is the largest city in the ceremonial county of Hampshire, England.
The Southern Distributor Road (SDR) is a principal distributor road in Newport that runs from the Coldra roundabout (M4 junction 24) in the east of Newport to Tredegar Park M4 Junction 28) in the west of Newport and includes City Bridge, a bow-string arch bridge spanning the River Usk. Combined with the M4 in the north, the SDR forms the southern part of a ring road for the city. The new road completed in 2004 encompassed Ringland Way, Spytty Road, East Dock Road, Usk Way and Docks Way. The eastern section (Ringland Way) and the western section (Docks Way) were originally built with reserved land to one side for eventual widening. The SDR plans were drawn up to make use of this land and to join the two sections together across the river to form a continuous dual carriageway from one side of the city to the other. On completion it assumed the number A48 replacing the Chepstow Road/Cardiff Road corridor which was downgraded to B4237. The urban regeneration company Newport Unlimited described the opening of the SDR as a critical piece of Newport's regeneration jigsaw. The new road was designed to improve the environment in the city centre, taking traffic away from residential areas, and improving access to industrial areas in the east and south of the city.
A sovereign state is, in international law, a nonphysical juridical entity that is represented by one centralized government that has sovereignty over a geographic area.
Squash is a ball sport played by two (singles) or four players (doubles squash) in a four-walled court with a small, hollow rubber ball.
St Julians (Sain Silian) is an electoral district (ward) and coterminous community of the City of Newport, South Wales.
St Mellons (Llaneirwg) is a district and suburb of southeastern Cardiff, the capital city of Wales.
St Paul's Church is a parish church of the Church in Wales located in Newport, South Wales in the Diocese of Monmouth.
St Pierre is a former parish and hamlet in Monmouthshire, south east Wales, south west of Chepstow and adjacent to the Severn estuary.
Saint Julian's School is a British international private school, located in Carcavelos, in the Cascais Municipality, Greater Lisbon, Portugal.
Stagecoach in South Wales Red & White Services Limited is a bus operator providing services in South East Wales.
Stockport railway station in the town of Stockport, Greater Manchester, England is 8 miles south-east of Manchester Piccadilly station on the West Coast Main Line from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston.
Stow Hill is both an electoral district (ward) and coterminous community parish of the City of Newport, South Wales.
A suburb is a mixed-use or residential area, existing either as part of a city or urban area or as a separate residential community within commuting distance of a city.
SuperDragons is a community-arts initiative of Newport City Council.
Swansea railway station is a railway station serving Swansea, Wales, and is the fourth busiest in Wales after Cardiff Central, Cardiff Queen Street and Newport.
A synagogue, also spelled synagog (pronounced; from Greek συναγωγή,, 'assembly', בית כנסת, 'house of assembly' or, "house of prayer", Yiddish: שול shul, Ladino: אסנוגה or קהל), is a Jewish house of prayer.
Table tennis, also known as ping-pong, is a sport in which two or four players hit a lightweight ball back and forth across a table using small bats.
Tata Steel Europe Ltd.
Taunton railway station is a junction station on the route from London to Penzance, west of London Paddington station.
Televangelism is the use of media, specifically radio and television, to communicate Christianity.
In geography, the temperate or tepid climates of Earth occur in the middle latitudes, which span between the tropics and the polar regions of Earth.
Tennis is a racket sport that can be played individually against a single opponent (singles) or between two teams of two players each (doubles).
The former Newport Odeon is a large Grade II listed building in the city of Newport, South Wales.
A thunderstorm, also known as an electrical storm, lightning storm, or thundershower, is a storm characterized by the presence of lightning and its acoustic effect on the Earth's atmosphere, known as thunder.
Tiger Bay is a 1959 British crime drama film based on the short story "Rodolphe et le Revolver" by Noel Calef.
TJ's was a nightclub located on Clarence Place in Newport, South Wales.
Toulouse (Tolosa, Tolosa) is the capital of the French department of Haute-Garonne and of the region of Occitanie.
A Travel to Work Area or TTWA is a statistical tool used by UK Government agencies and local authorities, especially by the Department for Work and Pensions and Jobcentres, to indicate an area where the population would generally commute to a larger town, city or conurbation for the purposes of employment.
Treberth is a suburb within the electoral ward of Ringland, Newport.
Tredegar House (Welsh: Tŷ Tredegar) is a 17th-century Charles II-era country house mansion in Coedkernew, at the western edge of the city of Newport, Wales.
Tredegar Park (Parc Tredegar) is a large municipal park located near the housing estates of Duffryn, Maesglas, and Gaer in the city of Newport in South Wales.
Tredegar Park (Parc Tredegyr) is an electoral district (ward) and community of the city of Newport.
Treetops Sporting Ground is located in Coedkernew, Newport, South Wales.
Trevethin (Trefddyn) is a suburb of Pontypool in Torfaen, Wales, a community in Torfaen, and includes two electoral wards (Trevethin and St Cadocs and Penygarn) for Torfaen County Borough Council.
Twmbarlwm also known as Twm Barlwm, Twyn Barlwm, or locally known as "The twmp" (translation: hump) or the Pimple because of the mound that lies at its summit, is a hill situated to the northeast of Risca in South Wales.
The UEFA Cup Winners' Cup (abbreviated as CWC) was a football club competition contested annually by the most recent winners of all European domestic cup competitions.
The UK Independence Party (UKIP) is a Eurosceptic and right-wing populist political party in the United Kingdom.
Underwood is a community in the city of Newport, South East Wales.
A unitary authority is a type of local authority that has a single tier and is responsible for all local government functions within its area or performs additional functions which elsewhere in the relevant country are usually performed by national government or a higher level of sub-national government.
In United Kingdom planning law, a unitary development plan (UDP) is an old-style development plan prepared by a metropolitan district and some unitary local authorities that contains policies equivalent to those in both a structure plan and a local plan.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
A census of the population of the United Kingdom is taken every ten years.
The 1987 United Kingdom general election was held on Thursday 11 June 1987, to elect 650 members to the House of Commons of the United Kingdom.
The 2005 United Kingdom general election was held on Thursday, 5 May 2005 to elect 646 members to the House of Commons.
The 2010 United Kingdom general election was held on Thursday, 6 May 2010, with 45,597,461 registered voters entitled to vote to elect members to the House of Commons.
The 2017 United Kingdom general election took place on Thursday 8 June, having been announced just under two months earlier by Prime Minister Theresa May on 18 April 2017 after it was discussed at cabinet.
The 2008 United Kingdom local elections were held on 1 May 2008.
The 2012 United Kingdom local elections were held across England, Scotland and Wales on 3 May 2012.
The University of South Wales (Prifysgol De Cymru) is a public university in Wales, with campuses in Cardiff, Newport, Pontypridd and Dubai.
The University of Wales, Newport (Prifysgol Cymru, Casnewydd), was a university based in Newport, South Wales, prior to the merger that formed the University of South Wales in April 2013.
Usk (Brynbuga) is a small town in Monmouthshire, south-east Wales, situated northeast of Newport.
Uskmouth (Aberwysg) is an area to the south of the city of Newport, South Wales.
Victoria is both an electoral district (ward) and community (parish) of the city of Newport.
In the history of the United Kingdom, the Victorian era was the period of Queen Victoria's reign, from 20 June 1837 until her death on 22 January 1901.
A viral video is a video that becomes popular through a viral process of Internet sharing, typically through video sharing websites, social media and email.
William Henry Davies or W. H. Davies (3 July 1871 – 26 September 1940) was a Welsh poet and writer.
Wales (Cymru) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and the island of Great Britain.
Wales & West Utilities operates the gas distribution network across Wales and the South West England regions of the United Kingdom.
Wales is a constituency of the European Parliament.
The Wales National Velodrome in Newport, South Wales, is an indoor arena located in the Newport International Sports Village, Lliswerry.
The Wales Open was a professional golf tournament on the European Tour.
The Welsh Football Association Cup (Cwpan Cymdeithas Pêl-droed Cymru) is a knock-out football competition contested annually by teams in the Welsh football league system.
Welsh Cycling (Beicio Cymru. Formerly the Welsh Cycling Union) is the governing body of cycling in Wales.
The Welsh Football League (also known as the Nathaniel Car Sales Welsh Football League for sponsorship reasons) is a club football league in Wales.
The Welsh football league system (or pyramid) is a series of football leagues with regular promotion and relegation between them.
The FAW Trust (Ymddiriedolaeth Bêl-droed Cymru) (WFT) (founded 1996) is recognised as a governing body of sport in Wales by Sport Wales.
The Welsh Marches line (in Welsh: Llinell y Mers), known historically as the North and West Route, is the railway line running from Newport in south-east Wales to Shrewsbury in the West Midlands region of England by way of Abergavenny, Hereford and Craven Arms and thence (by some definitions) to Crewe via Whitchurch.
Education delivered through the medium of the Welsh language is known as Welsh medium education.
The Welsh Open is a professional ranking snooker tournament, a part of the Home Nations Series.
The Welsh Premier Division known for sponsorship reasons as the Principality Premiership (Uwch Gynghrair Principality) is a rugby union league in Wales first implemented by the Welsh Rugby Union (WRU) for the 1990–91 season.
Wentlooge (Gwynllŵg), sometimes known as Wentloog, is a community in the southwest of the city of Newport, South Wales, in the Marshfield ward.
Wentwood (Coed Gwent) is a forested area of hills, rising to 309 metres (1,014 ft), in Monmouthshire, South Wales.
West Usk Lighthouse is a Grade II-listed building on the Severn Estuary at the mouth of the River Usk south of the city of Newport, South Wales.
The Westgate Hotel is a Grade II listed hotel in Newport city centre, whose name and site is famous as the scene of the 1839 Chartist riot, also called the Newport Rising.
Weston-super-Mare railway station serves the seaside town of Weston-super-Mare in North Somerset, England.
J D Wetherspoon plc, branded as Wetherspoon, is a pub company in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.
The White Ribbon Association (WRA), previously known as the British Women's Temperance Association (BWTA), is an organization that seeks to educate the public about alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs, as well as gambling.
Whitson is a village in the outskirts of the city of Newport, South Wales.
Wilcrick (Chwilgrug) is a small village within the administrative boundary of the city of Newport, South Wales, just to the west of Magor.
Wolverhampton is a city and metropolitan borough in the West Midlands, England.
The working class (also labouring class) are the people employed for wages, especially in manual-labour occupations and industrial work.
Working men's clubs are a type of private social club first created in the 19th century in industrialised areas of the United Kingdom, particularly the North of England, the Midlands, Scotland and many parts of the South Wales Valleys, to provide recreation and education for working class men and their families.
The World Cup of Pool is the international annual single-elimination tournament for doubles teams in nine-ball pool competition.
World War I (often abbreviated as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War, the Great War, or the War to End All Wars, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
Wrexham (Wrecsam) is the largest town in the north of Wales and an administrative, commercial, retail and educational centre.
The Wye Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB; Dyffryn Gwy) is an internationally important protected landscape straddling the border between England and Wales.
Ye Olde Murenger House is a Grade II listed public house on the High Street of Newport, South Wales.
Yemen (al-Yaman), officially known as the Republic of Yemen (al-Jumhūriyyah al-Yamaniyyah), is an Arab sovereign state in Western Asia at the southern end of the Arabian Peninsula.
The Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA), often simply called the Y, is a worldwide organization based in Geneva, Switzerland, with more than 58 million beneficiaries from 125 national associations.
YouTube is an American video-sharing website headquartered in San Bruno, California.
Ysgol Gyfun Gwynllyw is a Welsh-medium comprehensive school located in Trevethin, Pontypool in Torfaen, Wales and named for Saint Gwynllyw.
The 01633 telephone area code covers the city of Newport and surrounding areas in the United Kingdom.
104 Regiment Royal Artillery is part of the Army Reserve and has sub-units throughout Wales and the West Midlands of England.
The 1906 International Lawn Tennis Challenge was the sixth edition of what is now known as the Davis Cup.
The 1945–46 FA Cup was the 65th season of the world's oldest football cup competition, the Football Association Challenge Cup, generally known as the FA Cup, and the first to be held after the Second World War.
The 1963–64 New Zealand tour of Britain, Ireland and France was a rugby union tour undertaken by the New Zealand national rugby union team.
The 38th Ryder Cup was held 2010 at the Celtic Manor Resort in Newport, Wales.
The 2013–14 season was Newport County's first season in Football League Two, 61st season in the Football League and 93rd season of league football overall.
The 2014 Wales Summit of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) was a meeting of the heads of state and heads of government of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, held in Newport, Wales on 4 and 5 September 2014.
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