What's on inNewport

Welcome to Newport

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Newport - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Newport to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

Editor's Picks






Forthcoming events in Newport

05
SEP
Jasper Carrott's Stand Up and Rock
The Baths Hall

Legendary comedian and TV personality Jasper Carrott is to return to The Baths Hall Scunthorpe almost 40 years after his iconic performance which inspired a memorable TV sketch.The Birmingham‐born comic put Scunthorpe on the map as he recalled his show at the…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 542776
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06
SEP
JOHN REILLY with Lewis Nitikman
The Baths Hall

This event will take place in the downstairs lounge at The Baths Hall.Tickets are priced £12 each. Booking fee may applyScunnyMusic presents...The next long awaited LIVE IN THE LOUNGE event to be held in the stylish downstairs lounge of The Baths Hall.…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 542776
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12
SEP
Now You See Me
The Angel Suite

A super family event for ages 7 to 130 with Martin entertaining you with his multiple tallents of Comedy and magic ........ I wonder where he got that from .... a shining example of clean clever comedy with a touch of magic…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 0790353120101652 659402
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13
SEP
The Drifters
The Baths Hall

American 'Doo‐wop'R&B group 'The Drifters' have had many different incarnations since their formation in the early 1950s. They are believed to have had in total 65 different members since 1953 The two most notable periods…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
SEP
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra - The Proms
The Baths Hall

LAST NIGHT OF THE PROMSFor the full Programme visit our website: www.scunthorpetheatres.co.uk Conductor James MorganMezzo‐soprano Juliette PochinTo bring the summer to a sensational close the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra will be returning to Scunthorpe for a Proms extravaganza full of pomp and circumstance.…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 542776
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20
SEP
An Evening of Dirty Dancing
The Baths Hall

90‐minutes of high‐energy colourful outfits and a good‐looking cast left who you wanting more. ‐ North West Evening MailAn Evening of Dirty Dancing: The Tribute Show is the original tribute to the greatest movie soundtrack of all time. Now in it's 4th…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 542776
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20
SEP
Jimmy Tarbuck
The Plowright Theatre

Jimmy Tarbuck OBE was once John Lennons school chum but found his own line of success in comedy and the variety form of entertainment. Tarbuck spent years successfully hosting variety shows such as the…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

26
SEP
Jaleo Flamenco
The Baths Hall

This event will take place at The Baths Hall.JALEO FLAMENCOA Comps'In a scintillating fusion of heartwrenching vocals explosive footwork and virtuoso guitar playing Jaleo return to Britain after three years with their latest new stage show A Comps' brimming over with the…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 542776
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28
SEP
The Gruffalo
The Baths Hall

The Gruffalo is one of the world's best‐loved monsters. Since it was first published in 1999 the award‐winning story of his encounter with the little brown mouse in the deep dark wood has continued to…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

29
SEP
Steve Parrish
The Plowright Theatre

This event will take place at The Plowright Theatre.Enjoy the life and times of Steve Parrish Stavros which provide a completely different colorful humorous and at times daring portrayal of this man's career. Steve Parrish raced at the highest level of motorcycle…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 542776
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04
OCT
Vaudeville Variety Show
The Plowright Theatre

This event will take place at The Plowright Theatre.Prepare for a night of pure entertainmentThe Vaudeville Variety Show comes to town for one night only. Starring the UKs top professional Vaudeville and Burlesque acts. This is guaranteed to be an evening of…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 542776
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05
OCT
Syd Lawrence Orchestra
The Baths Hall

Chris Deans Syd Lawrence Orchestra will return to Scunthorpe later this year. The band will perform In Concert on 5 October. In Concert is a zesty show fizzling and sparkling its way through a performance that is sure to be brimming with…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 542776
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08
OCT
Steeleye Span
The Baths Hall

Folk Rock Pioneers pop stars an inspiration to generations Steeleye Span have been many things. Now a six piece for the first time in many years this show will see them revisit their famous…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
OCT
Ghost Hunt - Saltmarshe Hall
Saltmarshe Hall

Join Ghostcallers UK at our newest venue to date Salt marshe Hall East Yorkshire. A Grade II listed building The Saltmarshe estate has been owned by the Saltmarshe family since the Norman Conquest. Standing on the banks of the River Ouse the…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07985 532620
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11
OCT
The Songs of Sister Act
The Baths Hall

This high energy concert is the must see show this season.Starring direct from London's West End The Singers Of Soul Choir and a full live band.The Baths Hall will fill with the sound of those famous Gospel hits from the smash hit…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 542776
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12
OCT
Albert Lee and Hogan's Heroes
The Plowright Theatre

Albert Lee by common consent one of the worlds finest guitar‐players needs no introduction to Country Music & Rock fans. He has worked with some of the worlds top artists from Emmylou Harris to the Everly Brothers Dolly Parton to Eric Clapton.…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 542776
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12
OCT
Roy Orbison and Friends with Barry Steele
The Baths Hall

If you love good music then this is the show for you as Barry Steele presents his all live spectacular Multi Media Tribute to The Big O featuring classic Orbison hits from the 60's right through to the Late 80's. Using both…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 542776
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15
OCT
Stones in his Pockets
The Baths Hall

Following a sell‐out run on Broadway four and a half years in the West End and on tour the worldwide sensation Stones in His Pockets is to visit The Baths Hall on 15 October. Seen by over 2 million people dont miss…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 542776
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16
OCT
The Lindisfarne Story
The Plowright Theatre

Lindisfarne was Tynesides best‐loved band for over thirty years and The Lindisfarne Story is a celebration of the groups music and achievements. The show is devised written and performed by drummerfounder member Ray Laidlaw and Billy Mitchell front man for the final…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 542776
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16
OCT
X-factor - Marcus Collins
The Baths Hall

Marcus Collins will bring his UK tour to The Baths Hall Scunthorpe on Thursday 16 October.The X‐Factor runner up will be taking to the stage alongside his 7 piece band with a collection of Motown classics and brand new material from his…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 542776
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17
OCT
Lucy Beaumont
The Baths Hall

This event will take place at The Plowright Theatre.All tickets are £10. Booking fee may apply2012 winner of The BBC New Comedy Award and Star of BBC Three's Live at the Electric Lucy Beaumont brings her brand new show to The Plowright…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 542776
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17
OCT
Sleeping Beauty - Moscow Ballet La Classique
The Baths Hall

SLEEPING BEAUTYTchaikovsky's sumptuous music fills the air and wondrous characters come to life before your very eyes. Fairytale characters abound alongside a King a Queen Good and Evil Fairies Fairies of Gold Silver Diamonds and Sapphire plus the inevitable handsome Prince all…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 542776
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18
OCT
Ghost Hunt at Saltmarsh Hall
Saltmarshe Hall

Saltmarshe Hall is a grade II listed 19th‐century country house in Saltmarshe East Riding of Yorkshire England on the north bank of the River Ouse across from Goole. It stands in 17 acres of gardens. It is constructed of brick faced with…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Bizarre

TEL: 01158 499396
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18
OCT
The Bay City Rollers Story
The Plowright Theatre

the Bay City Rollers Story is back by popular demand With all your favourite songs frontman of the Bay City Rollers and taking you back to the days of the Bay City Rollers. …

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 542776
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19
OCT
Beyond The Barricade
The Baths Hall

Recreating original West EndBroadway musical hit songs with amazing authenticity Beyond the Barricade features a cast of past principal performers from the West End production of Les Miserables and the recent 25th Anniversary Concert at…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

25
OCT
Dancing in the Streets
The Baths Hall

After wowing audiences all over the UK and spending three years in Londons West End Dancing in the Streets is back Experience the energy the excitement the emotion and the electricity of Motown in Ivor Novello Award winning director Keith Strachans production…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 542776
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31
OCT
The Halloween Ball
The Baths Hall

Join us at The Baths Hall on Halloween night for our first annual Halloween BallScrapyard Dogs and Barfly will be live on stage as part of Scunthorpes spokkiest night will DJs will play hits so you can dance the night away. Fancy…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 542776
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01
NOV
Unforgettable - Music of Motown
The Plowright Theatre

Featuring music from some of the biggest artists of all time. This show provides a night of world class entertainment and nostalgia that you will never forget. Hosted by two former Drifters Steve V. King and Damion Charles alongside a world class…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 542776
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02
NOV
The D-Day Darlings
The Plowright Theatre

Set in 1939 in the heart of wartime Britain this show features The D‐Day Darlings a vocal‐harmony trio and Mr. John Adams an actordirector and soldier of war.The story begins as we hear the declaration of war speech on the wireless and…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 08448 542776
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05
NOV
Dominic Kirwan
The Plowright Theatre

Dominic Kirwan is widely regarded as one of the finest entertainers that Ireland has produced. His dynamic vibrant performing style coupled with his rich voice and wide repertoire2011 sees the celebration of 21 successful years…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

Tourist Attractions


Boothferry Golf Club

Boothferry Golf Club ‐ golf course in Goole, North Humberside. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01430 430364 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Boothferry Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Brough Golf Club

Brough Golf Club ‐ golf course in Brough, North Humberside. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01482 667483 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Brough Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Cave Castle Golf Club

Cave Castle Golf Club ‐ golf course in Brough, North Humberside. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01430 421286 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Cave Castle Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Hessle Golf Club

Hessle Golf Club ‐ golf course in Cottingham, North Humberside. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01482 659457 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Hessle Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Market Weighton & Arras

SnookerPool Hall at Market Weighton & Arras in York, North Yorkshire. Contact venue on 01430 873484 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

Normanby Hall and Country Park

Set in the heart of undiscovered North Lincolnshire, the 300 acres of Normanby Hall Country Park provide the perfect day out for all the family.Return to the elegance of a more leisurely era in the beautiful Regency Hall and learn about Lincolnshire's rich rural heritage in the fascinating…

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