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PM says people of Newport were "reasonable and welcoming" during summit

5:37pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

PRIME Minister David Cameron said the people of Newport were "incredibly reasonable" about travel disruption when addressing MPs on the Nato summit in the House of Commons.

NATO SUMMIT: Look back at the week when the world came to Newport

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11:35am Saturday 6th September 2014

WE'LL never see a week like it again. The US President drops in on a Newport Prmary school, world leaders gather just off the Coldra, the city is thronged with thousands of police and circled by military helicopters.

Nato police thank Newport residents

South Wales Argus:

8:49pm Saturday 6th September 2014

POLICE officers stationed in Newport for the Nato Summit left St Julian's residents a note thanking them for their hospitality during the week surrounding the summit.

Live Newport Nato summit - the final day

South Wales Argus: A file photograph of a Eurofighter Typhoon aircraft

6:12am Friday 5th September 2014

FOLLOW our live blog on the final day of the Newport Nato summit for coverage of the mass flypast, news, traffic, info and more.

Nato jets wow Newport with flypast

South Wales Argus:

11:38am Friday 5th September 2014

CROWDS were gathered across Newport to watch the diaply of Nato jets as the flew across the city this morning.

Obama visit school makes front page of White House website

South Wales Argus:

1:12pm Friday 5th September 2014

AS IF a visit from the most powerful man in the world wasn't enough, Rogerstone's Mount Pleasant Primary School has made it to the homepage of the White House website today.

Nato leaders get Welsh gifts, including Transporter Bridge pic

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3:21pm Friday 5th September 2014

WORLD leaders will not be leaving Newport this evening empty-handed after they were presented with a haul of Welsh gifts.

Nick Clegg visits Newport students at model Nato summit

South Wales Argus:

2:53pm Friday 5th September 2014

DEPUTY prime minister Nick Clegg surprised sixth form students at the Usk Way campus of the University of South Wales this afternoon.

Nato leaders to get Celtic Manor iPad prints from Newport artist

South Wales Argus: TABLET ART: Newport man Joseph Connor will teach drawing on an iPad

10:54am Friday 5th September 2014

LIMITED edition prints of the Celtic Manor created by a leading digital artist are to be given to world leaders at the Nato summit, the Argus can reveal.

Nato members agree to boost defence spending

South Wales Argus:

4:13pm Friday 5th September 2014

NATO members meeting in south Wales have agreed to reverse the trend of declining defence budgets, the alliance's secretary general Anders Fogh Rasmussen has announced.

Live Nato summit begins, Obama visits Newport school

South Wales Argus:

6:19am Thursday 4th September 2014

THE arrival of Barack Obama in Newport heralds the start of the Nato Newport summit. Follow our live blog for live updates on the President's visit to a Newport school, traffic and more.

'Huge buzz' as Barack Obama comes to Newport school

South Wales Argus:

12:35pm Thursday 4th September 2014

HUNDREDS of excited men, women and children gathered outside a Newport primary school this morning to watch the arrival of US President Barack Obama.

Play #worldleaderbingo with our guide to Nato leaders

South Wales Argus:

5:30pm Thursday 4th September 2014

Play #worldleaderbingo with our guide to Nato leaders you might see at the Celtic Manor.

Rogerstone woman sees Obama arriving over garden fence

South Wales Argus:

3:49pm Thursday 4th September 2014

ONE Rogerstone resident spotted Barack Obama arriving through her garden fence this morning.

Nato leaders line up for 'family portrait'

South Wales Argus:

3:17pm Thursday 4th September 2014

WORLD leaders lined up for their ‘family photo’ ahead of the official opening of day one of the Nato summit.

Nato jets to flypast over Newport Nato summit

South Wales Argus:

5:06pm Thursday 4th September 2014

NEWPORT will see a display of Nato jets as the city hosts the alliance's summit tomorrow.

Newport prepares for Nato Summit

South Wales Argus: TO CAP IT OFF Police liason team officers dressed in light blue body warmers and matching caps, who are dotted alll round gwent due to the NATO Summit (9975329)

5:55am Thursday 4th September 2014

While some in Newport are welcoming today's Nato summit, others are planning a major protest. JEN MILLS, JOHN PHILLIPS, FRAN GILLETT, and EMMA MACKINTOSH report

Live NATO SUMMIT: Obama to visit Newport school

South Wales Argus:

7:33am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

US President Barack Obama will visit Mount Pleasant Primary School in Newport tomorrow. Follow our live blog for news, numbers, updates, sightings, #policeforcebingo and more.

Letter from school governor prompted Obama visit

South Wales Argus: President Barack Obama launched Human Trafficking Awareness Day

3:57pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

BARACK Obama is visiting Mount Pleasant school in Newport tomorrow because a school governor wrote to the White House asking if the president would come.

Newport mayor's Twitter account 'went down' after Obama row

South Wales Argus: Cllr. Matthew Evans Mayor of Newport (8632040)

5:20pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

THE mayor of Newport will not welcome Barack Obama or David Cameron to the Nato summit - and mayor Matthew Evans said the council had deleted tweets he wrote describing his disappointment at not greeting delegates.

Wales can put 'best face to the world' at Newport Nato summit - Cameron tells Argus

South Wales Argus:

12:10am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

On the eve of Newport hosting the largest gathering of world leaders ever to assemble in the UK, Prime Minister David Cameron spoke to Argus reporter BECKY CARR about the opportunity the Nato summit poses for Wales.

Warning of traffic disruption for Nato summit

South Wales Argus:

9:14pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

AS WORLD leaders come to Newport for the Nato summit, travellers are being urged to use public transport or to allow extra time for their journeys.

Prayer vigils held for Nato Summit

7:59pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

NEWPORT churches will hold prayer vigils to coincide with the Nato summit at the Celtic Manor this week.

Ukrainian protest planned against 'Russian aggression'

South Wales Argus: PRESIDENT PUTIN: Who is to blame over the Ukraine crisis?

3:14pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

UKRAINIAN citizens plan to march in national dress tomorrow to keep the spotlight on "Russian aggression against Ukraine".

Anti-Nato protesters will march to Celtic Manor

South Wales Argus: No to Nato protesters march in Newport, south Wales

2:06pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

REPRESENTATIVES from protest group No Nato Newport will be presenting a written message to a Government delegate at the fence surrounding the Celtic Manor tomorrow.

Newport pupils pen postcards to Nato leaders

South Wales Argus:

1:34pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

PRIMARY school children from across Wales, including two in Newport, joined First Minister, Carwyn Jones today to unveil their specially selected personal messages for world leaders ahead of the Newport Nato summit.

Nato summit will get treated to Gwent fudge

South Wales Argus:

1:18pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

A CALDICOT business will supply fudge favours to the delegates at this week's Nato conference.

Navy destroyer to head Nato flotilla in Cardiff

South Wales Argus:

12:49pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

ONE of the Royal Navy's newest warships in Cardiff will be joined by ships of navies from across Nato.

What is Nato? - A quick guide

South Wales Argus: NATO: Some 60 heads of state are expected

12:19pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

NATO, or the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, was formed in 1949 in the face of Soviet-backed expansion and aggression after the end of the Second World War.

Llanwern pupils learn about Nato's role

South Wales Argus:

6:21pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

A TOP former Army colonel and intelligence officer with the Royal Marines visited Llanwern High School in Newport today as part of his work with Nato and 10 Downing Street.

Newport cafe launches Nato 'peace burger'

South Wales Argus:

3:49pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

THE owner of a Newport cafe has said his special Nato-themed ‘peace burgers’ have been a hit with customers.

NATO SUMMIT: Traders celebrate Celtic Manor invite

South Wales Argus:

3:22pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

NEWPORT traders were celebrating, having been told that they could sell their food at a street food market at the Celtic Manor for the Nato summit.

The Newport Nato summit in numbers

South Wales Argus:

1:29pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

6 warships, 2000 Welsh cakes, 61 world leaders,  157 commemorative coins and more - the numbers behind the Nato summit.

International media to be shown best of Wales in Newport

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11:37am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

REPORTERS from all over the world covering the NATO Summit will taste the best of Welsh culture, food and drink at its best at a reception in Newport on Thursday.

NATO SUMMIT: Travellers warned to expect disruption

South Wales Argus:

10:26am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

WITH just two days to go until the start of the Nato summit, travellers are being urged to use public transport or to allow extra time for their journeys.

Anti-Nato protesters hold alternative summit

South Wales Argus: Pippa Bartolotti (6024120)

6:10am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

ANTI-NATO protesters stepped up activity with more an ‘alternative summit’ put on yesterday at the Dolman Theatre.

Live Security tightens around Newport for Nato summit

South Wales Argus:

9:28am Monday 1st September 2014

POLICE are on duty across Gwent this morning ahead of the Nato summit this week.

1,000 protest against Newport Nato summit

South Wales Argus: No to Nato protesters march in Newport, south Wales

10:10am Sunday 31st August 2014

AROUND 1,000 protesters marched through the streets of Newport yesterday ahead of next week's Nato summit.

Nato jets to stage flypast over Newport summit

South Wales Argus:

12:10am Saturday 30th August 2014

NEWPORT will see a display of Nato jets as the city hosts the alliance's summit next week.

Anti-Nato protestors move in at Tredegar Park

South Wales Argus:

11:30am Friday 29th August 2014

ANTI-NATO protestors have moved in at Tredegar Park in Newport as the city prepares to host the summit next week.

Newport squash club 'disappointed' over Nato closure

South Wales Argus: GREAT FACILITY: But the Bisley Stand at Rodney Parade led to a large debt for the Dragons

10:32am Friday 29th August 2014

A NEWPORT Squash club based at Rodney Parade has been forced to close its doors for the Nato summit, with a spokesman saying they were disappointed with the “lack of communication” over the issue.

MP says, Nato Summit is Newport's not Cardiff's

South Wales Argus: Nato Headquarters (2272129)

9:23am Thursday 28th August 2014

AN MP has accused Cardiff of trying to steal Newport’s thunder after national media outlets confused which of the two cities will be hosting next week’s Nato summit.

Newport businesses making most of Nato summit

South Wales Argus: HELPING LAUNCH: Newport businessman Iftekhar Haris

2:20pm Thursday 28th August 2014

TWO Newport business owners are keen to make the most out of the Nato summit by hosting live music events for the city's visitors.

County shop moved for Nato summit is booming

South Wales Argus:

11:37am Thursday 28th August 2014

A NEWPORT County AFC shop, which had to relocate to the city centre because of the Nato summit, has proved a success with shoppers.

EDITOR'S CHAIR: Why we were right to complain about the name of the Nato summit

South Wales Argus: Nato security fencing around the Celtic Manor in Newport (9741656)

9:15am Thursday 28th August 2014

NEXT week's Nato Summit in Newport continues to divide opinion.

Police hire stadium for Newport Nato summit

South Wales Argus:

6:32pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

GWENT Police has confirmed the force has hired Rodney Parade for the duration of the Nato Summit.

Traders' concern over Newport Nato protest

South Wales Argus: Shop owners along Commercial Street voice concerns about plans for proposed marches against NATO Summit this Saturday.  Pictured is Asif Ashraf from the Top Image Baby and Nursery Wear shop. (9688274)

5:07am Wednesday 27th August 2014

TRADERS in Newport city centre have said they are worried profits may fall by up to 90 per cent because of the anti-Nato protest march on Saturday.

Newport celebrates day of NATO festivities ahead of summit

South Wales Argus: FESTIVAL: Produce from 28 countries were showcased at the NATO Food Festival

5:01pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

CROWDS gathered for the Nato host city celebrations in Newport today ahead of next month's summit.

Newport dialysis care disrupted because of Nato

8:35am Saturday 23rd August 2014

DIALYSIS patients coming to Newport for treatment could find their care disrupted or moved during the Nato Summit, the Argus can reveal.

Red Devils to sky-dive into Newport as part of Nato celebrations: the timings for the events

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THE RED DEVILS PARACHUTE DISPLAY TEAM DROP INTO CHEPSTOW RACECOURSE AS PART OF THE AFGHAN HEROES THUNDER RALLY WEEKEND  (9090360)

12:11am Wednesday 20th August 2014

A DAY of bands, burgers and a Battle of Britain fly-past will take place along the banks of the Usk in Newport this Saturday, August 23, as part of a Nato-themed celebration ahead of next month's official summit.






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