Newport Centre (Wales)

Newport Centre
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Location Newport, South Wales
Coordinates 51°35′08.47″N 2°59′28.69″W  /  51.5856861°N 2.9913028°W  / 51.5856861; -2.9913028 Coordinates: 51°35′08.47″N2°59′28.69″W / 51.5856861°N 2.9913028°W / 51.5856861; -2.9913028
Owner Newport City Council
Type Concert hall
Capacity 2,000
Opened 1985
Newport City Leisure

The Newport Centre is a leisure centre in Newport, South Wales. The Newport Centre is located in Newport city centre on the west bank of the River Usk adjacent to the Kingsway Shopping Centre. It holds events such as concerts, conferences and exhibitions. The centre hosted the Welsh Open snooker tournament from 2005 until 2014, as well as international business conferences and exhibitions. The centre also has suites overlooking the leisure pool and elsewhere; The Riverside Suite, Castle Room, Kingsway Suite, Usk Room, Treetops Suite, and the Emlyn Rooms.

Fitness [ edit ]

The centre has a leisure pool with flume and wave machine. A multi-purpose sports hall has facilities for badminton, netball, tennis, basketball and volleyball. There is a "Solutions" fitness centre and health suite with a sauna, Jacuzzi and sun bed. The centre also has function rooms available for hire and a cafeteria.

Facilities [ edit ]

  • Multi-purpose entertainment and leisure complex
  • Health suite & swimming pool
  • 14,530 sq ft (1,530 sq m) exhibition space
  • TV, video, OHP and screen
  • Disabled access
  • 1,200 parking spaces nearby

See also [ edit ]

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