Search for local support with physical activity, exercise, keeping fit, the arts and more.
"Focused on hard-hitting social issues… poems which made a statement”' (Sabotage Reviews). "One can almost hear the words thumping aloud on the page. One can only imagine the rapturous response of an audience listening" (Menna Elfyn)
Join Operasonic for our fun summer musical events brought to you by the Summer of Fun! We'll be popping up in venues across Newport with for a Sonic Sing-along and some songwriting workshops. Don't miss the fun!
The National Governing Body of tennis in Wales, our vision is "tennis opened up across Wales".
Swim Wales is the National Governing Body for Aquatics and its associated disciplines in Wales which include Swimming, Water-Polo, Para-Swimming, Diving, Artistic Swimming, Open Water and Masters Swimming. The organisation was formed in 1897 as the Welsh Amateur Swimming Association and adopted the trading name of Swim Wales in 2003.
StreetGames harnesses the power of sport to create positive change in the lives of disadvantaged young people right across the UK. StreetGames' work helps to make young people and their communities healthier, safer and more successful.
The Commissioner is responsible for representing the people of Gwent and making sure the service provided by the police is efficient and effective.
Positive Futures is a sport based social inclusion programme that has been delivered in Newport for the past 14 years.
We are the national organisation responsible for developing and promoting sport and physical activity in Wales.
We're the UK's leading children’s charity. We’ve been looking out for children for over 130 years.
Our work focuses on ensuring Children and Young People within Wales have a voice, through fighting for sustainable and equitable services, advocating for policy changes in Wales, and connecting and representing the work being undertaken by our membership.
Childline is yours – a free, private and confidential service where you can talk about anything. We’re here for you online, on the phone, anytime.
Established in May 2006, we are one of the UK’s most dedicated and ambitious anti-bullying charities.
Advice, tips and tools to help you make the best choices about your health and wellbeing.
Want to get your family active? It's easy and there is a huge range of fun, family-friendly physical challenges and games you can do with your kids.
Fee materials for teachers and parents to support young people aged 5–14 in developing their understanding and love of fresh, healthy food, the skills they need to cook for themselves and the desire to celebrate food with friends and family.
Health for Kids: Grownups is specifically for parents and carers of primary school aged children.
Eat Like A Champ is a free six lesson programme designed to help children aged 9 and 10 years old (Year 5/Primary 6/P6) across the UK learn about healthy, sustainable lifestyles in a fun and exciting way!
We fund over £100 million of research each year into all heart and circulatory diseases and the things that cause them. Heart diseases. Stroke. Vascular dementia. Diabetes. They're all connected, and they're all under our microscope.
Food – a fact of life (FFL) is a comprehensive, progressive education programme which communicates up-to-date, evidence-based, consistent and accurate messages around ‘food’ to all those involved in education.
At HENRY we are passionate about babies and children getting the best possible start in life.
Change4Life is here to help your family be healthier and happier by eating well and moving more
We’re the UK’s leading charity fighting for children and young people's mental health.
Mind’s online community
It’s a powerful thing to connect with someone else over shared experiences. Side by Side is an online community where you can listen, share and be heard.
We’re transforming mental health by working with infants, children, young people and their families, their communities and professionals to deliver timely evidence-based support for all.
At Kooth, our sole purpose is to create easy to access online mental health services that work alongside you to provide compassionate and effective support.
Iconic mountains, rich countryside and a sweeping 18th century park and ancient woodlands.
Walkers come from far and wide to enjoy the landscape of Wales and the walks up to and around Twmbarlwm offer the rambler a great variety of interest and breathtaking views.
The National Cycle Network in Newport is used by cyclists and pedestrians and runs through rural and urban areas.
It is a 5km run - it's you against the clock.
Every week we grab a post parkrun coffee in The Riverfront Café - please come and join us!
It is a 5km run - it's you against the clock.
The event takes place at In the grounds of Tredegar House.
Newport Museum and Art Gallery has been collecting evidence of Newport’s history, culture and environment since 1888.
The museum displays tell the story of Newport from prehistoric times to the 20th Century and temporary exhibitions always offer something new to explore!
Walnut Tree Farm is a working family run farm and education centre situated in St Brides, on the Gwent Levels, between Cardiff and Newport.
Cefn Mably Farm Park is a huge all-weather family farm attraction and soft play in one. Set in rolling countryside close between Cardiff and Newport.
Cwmbran Boating Lake is only a few minutes walk from Cwmbran town centre. Enjoy a stroll around the lake and feed the geese and ducks; have ice cream in the café, picnic in the park or have fun in the children's play area.
All Newport City Council parks and playgrounds remain open for exercise, please follow social distancing guidance.
Beechwood Park is a 30 acre park with mature trees and play areas with entrances on Chepstow Road, Christchurch Road and Beechwood Road.
Inside a modern covered building in today’s Caerleon you can still explore the remains of the immense natatio, or open-air swimming pool, that once held more than 80,000 gallons of water.
Tredegar House is one of the architectural wonders of Wales and one of the most significant late 17th-century houses in the whole of the British Isles.
Situated within 90 acres of beautiful gardens and parkland, this delightful red brick house provides an ideal setting for a fantastic day out.
Big Pit is a real coal mine and one of Britain's leading mining museums.
Greenmeadow Community Farm has been a working farm for over 250 years. Set in over 120 acres, we have a wide range of pedigree and rare animals which you can come and meet up close.
Newport Wetlands encompasses wetland, reedbed and estuary habitats.
Newport Wetlands is one of the best places for wildlife in the UK and is designated as a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI).
Face painter, window art and mural artist, community spaces and public art trails. I am also a resident art tutor at Ladybird craft centre.
National Theatre at Home is a streaming service offering unforgettable British theatre available to watch any time.
The Social Distancing Festival is an online artist’s community made to celebrate and showcase the work of the many artists around the world who have been affected by the need for social distancing that has come about due to the spread of Coronavirus.
As we all suddenly find ourselves with lots of time on our hands, we’re cooking up some exciting and enjoyable creative adventures for those young and old across the globe to enjoy together.
Simple-to-follow lessons and videos for pupils aged 4 to 14. Catch up and keep learning with short films, quizzes and practice activities that deliver this term’s key topics in the classroom or at home.
Rob Biddulph is a bestselling and multi award-winning children's author and illustrator. In March 2020 he started #DrawWithRob, a series of twice-weekly draw-along videos designed to help parents whose children were forced to stay home from school.
Enjoy getting creative with your children at home, with our wide variety of arts and crafts activities from Disney.
The Meet Me at the Museum podcast features well-known faces taking someone they love to a favourite museum or gallery, to explore what's on offer, have a chat about what they find, and generally muse on life.
You can now explore the online Collections database which consists of entries for more than 480,000 works in the Musée du Louvre and Musée National Eugène-Delacroix. Collections include painting, sculptures, textiles, jewellery and more.
Curriculum based and most importantly fun virtual music lessons with Myleen Klass.There’s no need for instruments or to feel intimidated. Any age, any ability welcome. Music helps to look after our children’s minds and souls.
The best tutorials of the coolest origami's and paper crafts. From paper airplanes to ninja stars and transforming origami, you can find it all on this channel.
Create your own opera inspired song with Blob Opera - no music skills required ! A machine learning experiment by David Li in collaboration with Google Arts & Culture
Disney on Stage have a range of fun and educational resources online that families can take part in from home including activities from The Lion King, Mary Poppins, Aladdin, Frozen, and a selection of Careers in Theatres videos and podcasts.
Our collection of stagey quizzes is the perfect way to inject some theatre joy into your quiz nights or make a great way to while away the hours.
Run by the Family Arts Standard, Fantastic for Families is an online database of creative activities for children and families to take part in and enjoy from home.
In these challenging times, we want to keep the magic alive for families by bringing you lots of theatre-based fun to keep you entertained, including games, quizzes, storytimes, colouring sheets and free educational resources .
Watch Broadway shows online and stream Brodaway musicals through a database of filmed theatre (musicals and plays).
WNO believes in opera as a rewarding, relevant and universal artform - entertaining and inspiring audiences at our operas and concerts or through our digital offerings, and providing transformative experiences through our family and community work.
Newport and Gwent is Literary Club is in its 75th Season.
Members enjoy a convivial ,monthly, evening with Dinner and then a talk on a Literary theme .
Now on Zoom
Join us at 'one of the oldest literary Clubs in Wales'!
The Dolman Theatre is home to all the amateur theatre groups in the Newport area. There is a resident dance school. Performances include Plays, Musicals, Pantomime, Dance shows, and Bodybuilding
The theatre is used by many community groups
FoNMAG is an independent group. The Friends’ role is one of support for the cultural provision of Newport Museum & Art Gallery provided by Newport City Council. The friends’ association supports the preservation, presentation and development of the collections of Newport Museum & Art Gallery in cooperation with its management and staff. It aims to promote awareness of, and stimulate interest in, Newport Museum & Art Gallery.
Each year the committee sets in place an events programme which covers both historical and art related subjects. There are usually eight talks per year at the art gallery, although there is always the possibility of more being added and there are summer walks and visits. Members also receive a newsletter.
FoNMAG looks forward to welcoming you to the next gathering and getting to know others that share our commitment to the region's heritage.
Regular workshops and special projects in a range of arts and crafts held in community settings across the South East Wales area. Aimed at people with experience of mental ill health or who need help with their mental wellbeing.
Ballet Cymru is a professional ballet company based in Rogerstone, Newport. As well as professional performances Ballet Cymru has an extensive outreach and education programme, providing engagement opportunities for all levels of dance experience.
Sesiynau cymraeg gyda Angharad Jenkins, Sam Humphreys, Beth Williams Jones, Patrick Rimes, "Cainc" a John Nicholas.
Join Live Music Now musicians for a series of exciting recorded concerts suitable for children and young people at school or at home.
Join Live Music Now Wales musicians for a series of uplifting recorded concerts suitable for care settings and the general public. All the videos in this playlist are free to watch.
Sarah writes about motivation,wellbeing and self-care as a freelance feature writer for a range of national print and online magazines and newspapers.
She also writes, publishes and performs fiction, poetry and monologues.
Self-compassionate, trauma-informed journalling classes. Combining therapeutic writing, art journaling & creative writing to help you develop your own organic journalling practice & wellbeing.
Phrame Wales is a collective focused on promoting active and emerging female photographers working with photography in the South Wales area. The collective offers a warm welcome, expertise and energy, and an empowering, inclusive atmosphere to all.
We are a very successful local writing group based in Newport. We currently meet via zoom every other Saturday morning between 9.30 and 11.30am. We have about 20 members whose ages range from 18 - 90
Promoting the arts in Newport. Use #artsnewydd on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter to feature as well as search for creative goings on near you.
Kate Mercer is a visual artist that works across a range of media including photographs, video, collage and textiles, to explore cultural uses of photographs, particularly focusing on memory, identity and perception.
The contemporary recording studio for traditional styles of music. Specialising in the recording of choirs, brass bands, orchestral ensembles and recording artistes. Based inside the Riverfront Theatre, Newport, South Wales.
Operasonic is passionate about music and opera and as an artform that connects with people in a direct and visceral way. We are also passionate about young people and their potential and creativity.
Newport Live is a charitable trust which provides sporting, leisure and cultural activities in Newport to support the health and wellbeing of people in the city and beyond and inspire them to become happier and healthier.
A lively theatre and arts centre based in the centre of Newport City centre that brings as many people as possible into contact with the arts and creativity, with professional performances, film screenings and workshops.
The Riverfront is Newport's only professional presenting theatre and arts centre and has two theatre spaces, a visual art gallery space, dance studio, recording studio, workshop rooms, conference room and licensed cafe.
Are you an individual or organisation working in the Arts, Sports or Wellbeing sectors in Newport or the surrounding area? Join the Newport Community Hub!Sign up now