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.

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Forthcoming events in Newport

05
JUN
The Hut People Folk Band
The Angel Suite

Come along to watch a great concert by folk group The Hut People Fri 5th June 7.30 Sure to be an excellent evening Bar facilities availabe Angel Suite Brigg Brigg Town Council £10 advance £12 on the door or visit www.briggisbest.co.uk or…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 0790353120101652 659402
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06
JUN
Let's Hang On
The Baths Hall

Following huge demand after their last performance here Lets Hang On returns Featuring an anthology of hit songs including Cant Take My Eyes Off You December 1963 Oh What A Night Walk Like A Man Sherry Big Girls Dont Cry Grease and…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 542776
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06
JUN
Something To Smile About 2015
Thornensians RUFC

Something to Smile About 2015 is a 1 day festival to be held at the Thornensians Rugby Ground in Thorne Doncaster.Thorne Charity events use live entertainment to raise money and awareness for various Charities and Local Community Projects.The benefactors from this event…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07544 034552
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07
JUN
The Dietrich Letters
The Plowright Theatre

Tony Clayman Promotions and MLM Music presentDIETRICH LETTERS A Tribute to Marlene DietrichMarlene Dietrich glamorous and exotic Hollywood star perpetuated her legend by touring the world with a cabaret of her famous film songs. She maintained the same public image for over…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 542776
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10
JUN
Aliens Love Underpants
The Plowright Theatre

Based on the book by Claire Freedman & Ben Cort. Adapted & directed by Adam Bampton‐Smith.Aliens love underpantsOf every shape and sizeBut there are no underpants in spaceSo heres a big surpriseThis zany and hilarious tale based on the best‐selling childrens book…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08448 542776
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11
JUN
Gilbert O'Sullivan + Guests
The Baths Hall

He was the superstar who topped the UK and US single charts in the 70s with songs of endearing tunefulness unabashed sentiment and existentialist musings. Today British singer‐songwriter Gilbert OSullivan continues to be regarded with tremendous affection and his songs remain well‐loved…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 542776
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12
JUN
Paul Merton's Impro Chums
The Baths Hall

Tickets are £21. Booking fee may apply.Paul Merton one of the UKs best‐loved performers and his world renowned Impro Chums will create a new and unique comedy show based entirely on suggestions from the audience their own finely honed improvisational skills and…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 542776
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15
JUN
The Mousetrap
The Baths Hall

Dont miss Agatha Christies The Mousetrip Londons West End threatre has been running this well‐loved murder mystery play for the last 38 years. On November 25 2012 the play will mark its 60th birthday. A…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

21
JUN
Scunthorpe Comic Con
The Baths Hall

For Scunthorpes first official Comic Con there will be guest appearances from:Colin Baker ‐ Doctor Who Sixth Time LordTrevor Butterfield ‐ Star Wars Actor & Special EffectsBrian Wheeler ‐ Harry Potter Star Wars Actor & Top Gear Car Displays1. KITT from Knight…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 542776
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25
JUN
The Sounds of Summer
The Plowright Theatre

Melior Community Academy invite you to Get Ready For Summer 2015Join this talented cast for an evening of Holiday tunes and Feel Good songs as the summer season fast approaches.A typical Boy meets Girl holiday romance will transport you from Airport to…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 542776
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26
JUN
An Evening of Burlesque
The Baths Hall

Direct from Londons West End tantalising yet tasteful camp and colourful. Elegant showgirls combine Parisian charm with Las Vegas glamour.Marrying live vocal talent with the art of burlesque ‐ comedy magic and vocal harmony combine…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

27
JUN
Mercury
The Baths Hall

Over a decade on tour Mercury is now established as one of the worlds most authentic tributes to Freddie Mercury and Queen.With a dynamic stage show that fully emulates the true charismatic appeal of rocks most flamboyant front man backed up by…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 542776
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09
JUL
Alan Carr - Yap, Yap, Yap!
The Baths Hall

No stranger to yap Alan Carr will be yapping his way around the UK & Ireland with his brand new stand up show Yap Yap Yap The BAFTA and British Comedy Award winning comedian author and chat show supremo returns to his…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 542776
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10
JUL
The Casebook of Sherlock Holmes
Burnby Hall Gardens and Museum

Detective Sherlock Holmes has a mysterious new case to investigate when summoned to a nunnery deep in the English countryside. Holmes and his companion Dr Watson join the search for the most elusive piece of treasure known to mankind. With a missing…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01759 307125
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15
JUL
Funny Scunny Heats
The Baths Hall

Do you think youre funny The Baths Hall is again hosting its Funny Scunny competition and searching for a new comedy star. The winner will receive £400 cash a trophy and the chance to perform at a future Knock Knock comedy club…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 542776
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16
JUL
Dazzle - Jopsox
The Plowright Theatre

This magical musical tells the story of Poppy Pringle and The Dazzle Bay Fun Palace. This wonderful funny uplifting sometimes moving show is full of great music with an exciting story that both children and adults can relate to. A real feel…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 542776
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19
JUL
Northern Lincolnshire Food and Drink Festival
The Baths Hall

The Northern Lincolnshire Food and Drink Festival presented by Winteringham Fields and SMG Europe will take place at The Baths Hall Scunthorpe on Sunday 19 July.In combining the regions best fine dining experience with the areas premier entertainment venue the Northern Lincolnshire…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08448 542776
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24
JUL
Funny Scunny Grand FInal
The Baths Hall

Do you think youre funny The Baths Hall is again hosting its Funny Scunny competition and searching for a new comedy star. The winner will receive £400 cash a trophy and the chance to perform at a future Knock Knock comedy club…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 542776
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24
JUL
The Secret Garden
Burnby Hall Gardens and Museum

Join young Mary Lennox on her journey of discovery as she travels to her uncles house deep in the Yorkshire countryside where unexpected friends and very magical creatures help her unlock the mystery of the secret garden. This most enchanting story loved…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01759 307125
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25
JUL
East Yorkshire Motor Services Brass Band
The Plowright Theatre

Following a successful concert in July 2014 the East Yorkshire Motor Services Band returns to the Plowright Theatre. Billed as the most entertaining band in the UK by the Grimsby Telegraph the EYMS Band will once again present a programme to dazzle…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 542776
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14
AUG
Pongo's Party
The Plowright Theatre

You are invited to...MARTY MACDONALDS FARMforPONGOS PARTYA brand new show for 2015 with CBeebies Justin Fletcher and Nicole Davis as the voices of Pongo the Pig and Molly‐Moo the Cow ‐ from the team who brought you Marty MacDonalds FarmToday is the…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08448 542776
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21
AUG
That'll Be The Day
The Baths Hall

30th Anniversary SpecialPrepare for a nostalgia party extravaganza as the legendary Thatll Be The Day appears with its Brand New 30th anniversary specialThe nations favourite rock n roll variety spectacular features a fantastic line up of knock‐out hits from the 50s 60s…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 542776
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09
SEP
Jethro
The Baths Hall

Geoffrey Rowe or Jethro on stage is a Devon‐based stand‐up comic. He once toured the Cornish pub circuit but now performs to thousands in live shows across the country. He has appeared on TV with…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

12
SEP
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra - Last Night of the P
The Baths Hall

Come and celebrate Last Night of the Proms with the Royal Philharmonic OrchestraFollowing our hugely successful performances in 2014 the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra are delighted to be returning to The Baths Hall for a sensational season of classical concerts in 2015. Known…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 542776
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19
SEP
Lou Lou's Vintage Fair
The Baths Hall

Started in 2008 in Sheffield Lou Lous is now the largest vintage fair in the UK serving 42 towns and cities across the nation. Our fair features the finest vintage traders spanning the 1920s‐1990s a vintage tea party a vintage hair salon…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 08448 542776
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25
SEP
Counterfeit Sixties Show
The Plowright Theatre

Re‐live the sounds of the swinging sixties as Britains No. 1 tribute show brings alive the magic of the sixties with their tribute to over twenty five bands of that era. The show encompasses everything from that period from the clothes that…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 542776
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25
SEP
The Counterfeit Sixties
The Plowright Theatre

Re‐live the sounds of the swinging sixties as Britains No. 1 tribute show brings alive the magic of the sixties with their tribute to over 25 bands of that era.The show encompasses everything from that period from the clothes that were worn…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 542776
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26
SEP
Back to Broadway
The Plowright Theatre

Voted as the UKs No. 1 Musical Theatre show Back To Broadway is the all‐singing all‐dancing theatrical sensation that invites you to take a breathtaking journey through the magical world of musicals Now in its 4th successful year Back To Broadway returns…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 542776
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27
SEP
Tree Fu Tom Live
The Baths Hall

Join CBeebies star Tree Fu Tom as he takes to the stage in his first nationwide live tourFollow Tom Twigs Ariela and friends on an action packed adventure through the magical world of Treetopolis After finding a dusty old map Tom decides…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08448 542776
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28
SEP
Paddy McGuinness
The Baths Hall

Patrick Joseph Paddy McGuinness is a British standup comedian actor and TV personality who found fame after appearing with comedian Peter Kay in the hit show Phoenix Nights creating his own spin‐off series Max and…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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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