What's On
Friends of Newport Museum & Art Gallery

Ray Stroud and Alan Lloyd Smith discuss the exhibition - The View from the Hill : Frances Hawkins and Victorian Newport

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Evening Talks and

Summer Excursions 2019


Evening talks take place at 7.00pm on the second Tuesday in the month in the Newport Art Gallery,

John Frost Square, Newport NP20 1PA.  All talks and walks are free to Members, otherwise £2.00


14 January : Native Subjects

Ivor Davies MBE, Artist, Winner National Eisteddfod Gold Medal for Art, former Head of Cultural Studies, Gwent College of Higher Education (University of South Wales)


11 February : Rape of the Fair Country at Sixty

Peter Strong, Gwent County History Association


10 March : Gerda Roper in Conversation with Roger Cucksey

Gerda Roper, Artist, Roger Cucksey, Former Keeper of Art, Newport Museum and Art Gallery


14 April : Thomas Phillips and Thomas Jones Phillips : Two anti Chartist Newport Attorneys

Les James, Editor, Chartism Magazine



Summer Excursions and Events :




8 September : Title tbc

Jonathan Adams, Architect, Wales Millenium Centre


13 October : History of Stow Hill Baths

Ray Stroud, Former Head of History, Fairwater High School


10 November : The Re-display of the Pre-History Section of Newport Museum (President's Lecture)

Oliver Blackmore, Curator, Newport Museum and Art Gallery


8 December : Houdini in Newport

Rhian Hutchings, Creative Director, Operasonic


Other events and talks at the The Museum and Art Gallery can be found by going to their What's On page

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