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NOW AND THEN: A Newport scene

South Wales Argus:

1:20pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

If you recognise the picture and want to share your memories with other readers, email nowandthen@southwalesargus.co.uk by noon, Friday, August 1.

NOW AND THEN: Chepstow Road, Newport

South Wales Argus:

12:50pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

LAST week we visited Chepstow Road, Newport, and received the following replies:

NOW AND THEN: Carnegie library in Corporation Road, Newport

South Wales Argus:

12:30pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

I GREW up across the road from this building. It’s Carnegie library in Corporation Road, Newport.

NOW AND THEN: Belle Vue Park, Newport,

South Wales Argus:

12:30pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

LAST week we visited Belle Vue Park, Newport.

NOW AND THEN: Pye Corner, Newport

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: A scene from Newport

1:10pm Tuesday 8th July 2014

THIS picture shows the junction of Bassaleg Road and Western Valley Road to the west of Newport.

NOW AND THEN: Newport Arcade

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: A scene from Newport

7:10am Tuesday 1st July 2014

This week we feature a scene from Newport.

NOW AND THEN: Rutland Place, Newport

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: A scene from Newport

8:20am Tuesday 24th June 2014

This week we feature a scene from Newport.

NOW AND THEN: Newport Masonic Hall on Dock Street

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: A scene from Newport

4:40pm Tuesday 17th June 2014

This week we feature a scene from Newport.

NOW AND THEN: Commercial Street, Newport

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: A scene from Newport

9:00am Tuesday 10th June 2014

Last week’s Now and Then picture showed Reynolds which extended over 149, 150 and 151 Commercial Street.

NOW AND THEN: Clarence Place, Newport

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: A scene from Newport

9:50am Tuesday 3rd June 2014

Last week’s Now and Then picture showed Clarence Place looking down Corporation Road.

NOW AND THEN: Godfrey Road and St Mark’s Church, Newport

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: A scene from Newport

8:10am Tuesday 27th May 2014

THIS picture showed Godfrey Road with St Mark’s Church in the distance.

NOW AND THEN: Cambrian Road, Newport

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: A scene from Newport

7:20am Tuesday 20th May 2014

This week we feature a scene from Newport.

NOW AND THEN: George Street Bridge, Newport

South Wales Argus:

2:01pm Tuesday 13th May 2014

LAST week’s Now and Then picture was of the first crossing of George Street Bridge, Newport.

NOW AND THEN: A scene from Newport

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: A scene from Newport

3:57pm Monday 28th April 2014

This week we feature a scene from Newport.

NOW AND THEN: St Julian’s Methodist Church, Newport

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: A scene from Newport

6:10am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Last week’s picture showed St Julian’s Methodist Church at the junction of Caerleon Rd and St Julian’s Ave.

NOW AND THEN: Chepstow Road and the cenotaph, Newport

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: A scene from Newport

5:40am Tuesday 8th April 2014

This week we feature a scene from Newport.

NOW AND THEN: The Handpost, Newport

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: A scene from Newport

8:00am Tuesday 1st April 2014

The Now and Then picture is of the Handpost, Newport.

NOW AND THEN: High Street, Caerleon

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: A scene from Newport

7:10am Tuesday 11th March 2014

This week we feature High Street, Caerleon.

NOW AND THEN: A scene from Newport

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: A scene from Newport

5:45pm Monday 3rd March 2014

WHERE is this Newport scene? Let us know by leaving a comment.

NOW AND THEN: The Palace Cinema, Risca

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: A scene from Risca

7:20am Tuesday 18th February 2014

THIS week we feature a scene from Risca.

NOW AND THEN: A scene from Newport

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: A scene from Newport

6:40am Tuesday 18th February 2014

THIS week we feature a scene from Newport.

NOW AND THEN: Old Green Hotel, Newport

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: A scene from Newport

6:40am Tuesday 11th February 2014

This week we feature a scene from Newport.

NOW AND THEN: Royal Gwent Hospital in Newport

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: A scene from Newport

5:30am Tuesday 11th February 2014

THIS week we feature a scene from Newport.

NOW AND THEN: More on Dock Street bus station, Newport

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: A scene from Newport

9:42am Tuesday 4th February 2014

THE Now and Then photographs were of Dock Street, Newport, circa the 50s and 60s and also Dock Street today. Both pictures showing the bus stations and also the Market building.

NOW AND THEN: Newport’s Upper Dock Street bus station

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: A scene from Newport

6:20am Tuesday 28th January 2014

THIS is Newport’s Upper Dock Street bus station. The ‘Then’ photo dates from the 1960s, prominent are the new Alexander bodied Leyland Atlantean buses with one of the old AEC single cabbed, rear entranced buses in the roadway.

NOW AND THEN: High Street, Abergavenny

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: A scene from north Gwent

2:10pm Tuesday 21st January 2014

Last week’s picture showed High Street, Abergavenny.

NOW AND THEN: Newport General Post Office, High Street

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: A scene from Newport

2:30pm Tuesday 14th January 2014

This week we feature a scene from Newport.

NOW AND THEN: Commercial Street, Newport

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: A scene from Newport

3:20pm Tuesday 7th January 2014

THE cameraman is standing in Commercial Street looking towards Westgate Square. The ironwork on the left hand side of the photo is the portico of the Westgate Hotel.

NOW AND THEN: Lydia Beynon Nursing Home

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: A scene from south Gwent

1:20pm Tuesday 7th January 2014

The Now and Then picture is of the Lydia Beynon Nursing Home.

NOW AND THEN: Crane Street, Pontypool

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: A scene from south Gwent

3:40pm Tuesday 31st December 2013

This week we feature a scene from south Gwent.

NOW AND THEN: Cwmbran bus station

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: Cwmbran bus station

11:55am Tuesday 17th December 2013

THE Now and Then picture shows Cwmbran bus station. The town has grown to become the sixth largest town in Wales and currently boasts well over 55,000 residents.

NOW AND THEN: High Street, Newport

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: High Street, Newport

10:18am Tuesday 10th December 2013

This is Newport’s High Street. The building in the centre of both photos is Ye Olde Murenger public house a Grade II listed building.

NOW AND THEN: High Street, Blackwood

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: A scene from Gwent

1:00pm Tuesday 3rd December 2013

The photograph is of High Street, Blackwood, and the properties shown are the old London Hosiery building which I bought in the late 1960s-early 1970s.

NOW AND THEN: Westgate Square, Newport

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: A scene from Newport

12:10pm Tuesday 26th November 2013

LAST week’s Now and Then picture was of Westgate Square, a significant landmark in Newport’s history .

NOW AND THEN: Newport Road, Cwmcarn

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN:  Newport Road, Cwmcarn

4:33pm Tuesday 19th November 2013

WE DIDN’T receive any replies about last week’s Now and Then picture, which was of Newport Road, Cwmcarn, so better luck this week.

NOW AND THEN: Clarence Place, Newport

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: A scene from Newport

1:20pm Tuesday 22nd October 2013

This week we feature a scene from south Gwent.

NOW AND THEN: A scene from Torfaen

South Wales Argus:

3:19pm Thursday 10th October 2013

This week we feature a scene from Torfaen.

NOW AND THEN: High Street, Caerleon

South Wales Argus:

3:20pm Tuesday 8th October 2013

LAST week’s Now and Then picture was of High Street, Caerleon.

NOW AND THEN: Commercial Street, Pontypool

South Wales Argus:

3:30pm Tuesday 1st October 2013

The Now and Then picture is of Commercial Street, Pontypool.

NOW AND THEN: Rhiwderin village

South Wales Argus:

3:01pm Tuesday 24th September 2013

LAST week’s Now and Then picture was of the village of Rhiwderin.

NOW AND THEN: Commercial Street, Pontnewydd

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: A scene from south Gwent

10:10am Tuesday 10th September 2013

This week we feature a scene from south Gwent.

NOW AND THEN: A scene from Newport

South Wales Argus:

10:15am Tuesday 10th September 2013

This week we feature a scene from Newport.

NOW AND THEN: Tredegar Street Risca

South Wales Argus: then 270813 Risca

2:00pm Tuesday 3rd September 2013

The picture is of Bethany Baptist Church, Risca. I 'grew up' in the church, as did generations of my family before me, and I was married there 10 years ago. My Mum is church organist, as was my Grandfather.

NOW AND THEN: Clarence Place, Newport

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: Clarence Place, Newport

10:23am Tuesday 27th August 2013

The Now and Then picture is of Clarence Place, taken before the 1920s as the cenotaph has not yet been built.

NOW AND THEN: Upper Dock St, Newport

South Wales Argus: This week we feature a scene from south Gwent. If you recognise the picture and want to share your memories with other readers write to Jackie Davies, South Wales Argus, Cardiff Rd, Newport NP20 3QN, phone her on 01633 777238 or email nowandthen@southwale

2:00pm Tuesday 20th August 2013

The photo is of Upper Dock St, Newport in the 1960's. The barrow in the foreground belonged to AA Wright whose main premises was on the corner of the market entrance.

NOW AND THEN: A scene from Newport

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: A scene from Newport

1:50pm Tuesday 20th August 2013

This week we feature another scene from Newport.

NOW AND THEN: The Methodist Church, Blackwood

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: a scene from a Western Valley town

2:00pm Tuesday 13th August 2013

This week we feature a scene from a Western Valley town.

NOW AND THEN: Stow Hill and Newport's Cathdedral

South Wales Argus: NOW AND THEN: Stow Hill and Newport's Cathdedral

1:40pm Tuesday 6th August 2013

THE photo is of the top of Stow Hill. On the left of the picture is the entrance to Clifton Road before widening to make a less steep climb for the trams.

NOW AND THEN: A scene from Torfaen

South Wales Argus: THEN: A scene from Torfaen

2:40pm Tuesday 16th July 2013

This week we feature a scene from Torfaen borough.

NOW AND THEN: Newport's Belle Vue Park

South Wales Argus: THEN: : A scene from Newport

2:40pm Tuesday 16th July 2013

This week we feature a scene from Newport.






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