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

26
JUL
East Yorkshire Motor Services Brass Band
The Plowright Theatre

This event will take place at The Plowright Theatre.Tickets £9 concessions £7. Booking fee may applyPRE‐SHOW DINING IS NOW AVAILABLE FOR THIS PERFORMANCE. PLEASE CONTACT 0844 8542776 TO BOOK YOUR TABLE.Following a successful visit in 2013 one of the country's finest brass…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 542776
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27
JUL
Extreme Stunt show
Glanford Park

check out the monster action where our very own trucks Extreme and Lil' Devil compete to prove they're the best car crushing monsters in Europe. 2013 was a very busy year for these monsters. Performing at over 150 shows during…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 0203375650610 am-5pm
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28
JUL
Horrible Histories - West End Barmy Britain part 2
The Baths Hall

Shows will take place on Monday 28 July at 2.00pm and 6.30pm.only theatre in the region to get this showRunning time: 1 hour. Recommended age 6 to 106We all want to meet people from history. The trouble is everyone is dead So…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08448 542776
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03
AUG
Snooker Legends
The Baths Hall

We are delighted to announce that the new World Seniors World Champion Jimmy White Dennis Taylor John Parrott John Virgo Cliff Thorburn and Michaela Tabb are coming to the The Victoria Hall in Stoke on…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Sports

27
AUG
Marty MacDonalds Farm - with Cbeebies presenters
The Plowright Theatre

with Martin Parsons Kate Ashmead and the voices of CBeebies' Justin Fletcher as Pongo the Pig & Nicole Davis as Molly‐Moo the Cow Please note that Justin & Nicole do not appear in this productionMarty MacDonald needs your helpHe's looking after his…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08448 542776
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29
AUG
Jimmy Carr - Funny Business
The Baths Hall

Jimmy Carr ‐ Funny BusinessMultiple choice.Jimmy Carr's Funny Business' will be:a Packed with jokesb Rude and offensive c A great night outd £25 a ticket If you answered a b c or d you were right If you are easily offended.…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 542776
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30
AUG
Child of the Year Awards - With Peter Andre
The Baths Hall

This years Michael White Child of the Year Awards will take place on 30 August at The Baths Hall. The awards will be hosted by Sue Maclean and the fabulous Scott Maslin Eastenders.Also scheduled to perform and present awards:Peter AndreCraig HarperSianna KellyThis…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 542776
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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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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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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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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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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
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
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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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

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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06
NOV
Bullets and Daffodils - The Wilfred Owen Story
The Plowright Theatre

Ahead of the Centenary of WW1 the piece represents a passionate tribute in song spoken word and physical expression.Bullets and Daffodils is and has a good contemporary way of introducing people of all ages but particularly the younger to Wilfreds poetry. ‐…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 542776
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12
NOV
Sally Morgan
The Baths Hall

Fresh from her new TV series on Living TV Britains best loved celebrity psychic returns following her sell‐out show here in February.Sally has used her gift over the years to help many people and is…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

13
NOV
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra - Film Gala
The Baths Hall

Due to popular demand the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra returns to The Baths Hall with their critically‐acclaimed Film Gala. A sensational concert for all the family the Orchestra will be performing award‐winning music by famous composers including John Williams John Barry Hans Zimmer…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 542776
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21
NOV
Talon - Best of Eagles
The Baths Hall

After a fantastic night at The Baths Hall in 2013 Talon return with a brand new show.Talon are recognised throughout the industry as the worlds definitive Eagles tribute show. In 2014 their latest production will feature all the classic Eagles hits from…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 542776
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22
NOV
Ross Noble - Tangentleman
The Baths Hall

Following 14 sell‐out tours the king of improvisational comedy is back with another mind‐blowing UK tour. Ross Noble will be showcasing his talent in brand new UK show Tangentleman. With an on‐stage presence like no other his exuberance spontaneity and cerebral style…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 542776
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23
NOV
Al Murray - One Man, One Guvnor
The Baths Hall

This event will take place at The Baths Hall.Tickets are £25.50 booking fee may apply.Following a sold out show at The Baths Hall in February 2013 everyone's favourite pub landlord Al Murray is set to return to Scunthorpe later this year.Twenty years…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 542776
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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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