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  Newport, Isle of Wight - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Newport is the county town of the Isle of Wight, an island off the south coast of England.
George Canning was MP for Newport when appointed Prime Minister in 1827; however, under the law as it then stood a minister accepting office automatically vacated his seat and had to stand for re-election to the Commons, and Canning chose to stand at Seaford, a government pocket borough in Sussex, rather than fight Newport again.
Newport's representation in Parliament was cut to one seat in 1867, and it was abolished altogether as a separate constituency in 1885.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Newport,_Isle_of_Wight   (628 words)

  
 Encyclopedia :: encyclopedia : Isle of Wight   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
The Isle of Wight became an island sometime after the end of the last Ice Age when post-glacial rebound caused the land level to sink, the Solent flooding and separating the island from the mainland.
After the Roman era the Isle of Wight was settled by the Jutes, a Germanic tribe, in the early stages of the Anglo-Saxon invasions.
The Jutes in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight
www.hallencyclopedia.com /Isle_of_Wight   (3010 words)

  
 Newport (town Isle of Wight) - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Newport (town, Isle of Wight), county town of the Isle of Wight.
Newport lies in the centre of the island, at the head of the estuary of the River...
The population of the Isle of Wight was estimated in 2001 to be 132,719.
uk.encarta.msn.com /Newport_(town_Isle_of_Wight).html   (187 words)

  
 GENUKI: Newport, Isle of Wight genealogy
"NEWPORT, a parish, seaport, and market town, municipal and parliamentary borough, in the West Medina liberty, in the Isle of Wight division, of county Hants, 5 miles S. of Cowes, 7 S.W. of Ryde, and 82 S.W. from London.
It is situated on a gentle elevation, and is bounded on the E. by the chief branch of the river Medina, and on the W. by a small stream which joins the latter at the quay, when it becomes navigable to the Solent sea-channel at Cowes.
Newport is a flourishing and rising town, and is a polling-place and the capital of the island.
www.genuki.org.uk /big/eng/HAM/IOW/Newport/index.shtml   (318 words)

  
 Newport (Isle of Wight) - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Newport (Isle of Wight)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
River port, administrative headquarters of the Isle of Wight unitary authority, southern England, on the River Medina; population (1991) 25,000.
Newport is the retail centre for the island, and Parkhurst Prison and Camp Hill Prison, in the nearby residential district of Parkhurst, are important sources of employment.
Newport formerly imported goods but now has a marina, without major port facilities.
encyclopedia.farlex.com /Newport%20%28Isle%20of%20Wight%29   (200 words)

  
 newport fc   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Newport were having so much possession that they afforded a 2-4-4 formation but the hosts were to defend in numbers.
Newport were to create half-chances that should have made the goalkeeper work more than they did and bow out of the FA Cup at the first hurdle.
Newport: Smallpiece, Newnham(Dyer),Buckman, Holmes, Fleming, Raggett (Pilcher), Perry, J.White, Watson, Wright, Hart(Wood).
www.newport-fc.co.uk   (546 words)

  
 Isle of Wight Weather conditions and history, updated every 5 seconds.
We have a two day Isle of Wight weather forecast, which is proving to be very accurate, which is updated every evening with our data and can be seen here.
The Isle of Wight is a small Island, with an approximate area of 150 square miles, but despite the relatively small area, the weather can vary quite dramatically from one place to another, as can be seen by the data shown above.
Towards the southern most point of the Isle of Wight, Chale and Blackgang are places that always seems to be covered in fog, usually through the spring, and early summer months.
www.isleofwightweather.co.uk   (1135 words)

  
 Newport, Isle of Wight
Newport is the County Town of the Island and it is ideally placed geographically in the centre of the county.
Newport was once a thriving port, but today is only host to Isle of Wight Grain and Aggregates which are based along the quay side at Little London and Dodnor.
Newport, as you would expect, has an array of shops, but unlike the Mainland which has just well known shops, there is a range of speciality shops for clothing foods and other goods.
www.isleofwight.com /newport.html   (244 words)

  
 Roll of Honour - Isle of Wight - Arreton
Son of Thomas Hinton Alexander and Caroline Sarah Alexander, of Garrett's Farm, Newport, Isle of Wight.
Son of Seymour and Kate Pittis, of Hale Manor, Arreton, Isle of Wight.
Son of William and Ellen Mackett, of Longlane, Staplers, Newport, Isle of Wight.
www.roll-of-honour.com /Hampshire/ArretonIOW.html   (553 words)

  
 Isle of Wight Poor Law Union and Workhouse
The Isle of Wight was incorporated in 1771 under a local Act of Parliament (11 Geo.
It is administered by 24 directors elected from the members of the corporation or guardians of the Poor of the Isle of Wight, who consist of all landowners and leaseholders rated at £50 a year, heirs to property rated at £100, all rectors and vicars, occupiers of land or property rated at £100.
Isle of Wight infirmary from the north-west, 2001.
users.ox.ac.uk /~peter/workhouse/IsleOfWight/IsleOfWight.shtml   (1112 words)

  
 Isle of Wight accommodation: Newport Quay Hotel, Newport, Isle of Wight.
This 17th Century, Grade II listed Bed and Breakfast Hotel is set in a quiet street, steeped in historical and architectural interest, at the heart of the glorious Isle of Wight's capital town of Newport, with all its facilities to hand.
A substantial English Breakfast using fresh Isle of Wight produce is cooked to order, and served in our spacious dining room with its beautiful Italian marble fireplace.
Once the home of Newports butter market, this historical Isle of Wight Hotel provides superb central access to the whole of the Isle of Wight and is within easy reach of the major ferry ports - Southampton to Cowes, Portsmouth to Fishbourne and Lymington to Yarmouth.
www.newportquayhotel.co.uk   (390 words)

  
 Guest houses in Newport, Isle of Wight
Guesthouses in the South West of the Isle of Wight
Guesthouses in Isle of Wight countryside and villages
Bed and breakfast in the South West of the Isle of Wight
www.isleofwight.com /newport_guesthouse.html   (416 words)

  
 Car Hire Newport (Isle of Wight) UK from car rentals.co.uk
Located in the centre of the Isle of Wight, Newport, with its narrow streets and town squares, is the capital of the island.
The Isle of Wight is one of the UK’s sunniest places - discover picturesque villages, spectacular cliffs, sandy beaches, rich farmlands, creeks and river valleys.
Bembridge Windmill, constructed from local stone, is the last surviving windmill on the Isle of Wight, dating from the early part of the 18th century.
www.carrentals.co.uk /car-hire/newport-guide.html   (482 words)

  
 Charles Robert Malden - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
From 1830-36 he took pupils for the Royal Navy at Ryde, Isle of Wight.
He purchased the school of Henry Worsley at Newport, Isle of Wight, in December 1836, reopened it as a preparatory school on 20 February 1837, and removed it to Montpelier Road in Brighton in December 1837.
He built the Windlesham House School at Brighton in 1844, and conducted the school until his death there in 1855.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Charles_Robert_Malden   (327 words)

  
 Restaurants In Newport Isle Of Wight in directory.co.uk
Newport Football Club Newport Isle of Wight Football Club has seen many changes since its formation back in 1888.
accessplace » restaurants » south east region » isle of wight county » newport...
Newport, Isle of Wight Travel Pages with Hotels, Motels, Restaurants, Entertainment, Travel Maps and more...
www.directory.co.uk /Restaurants_in_Newport_Isle_of_Wight.htm   (227 words)

  
 Newport, Isle of Wight - HRD Town Guide
At the furthest navigable reach of the Medina river, Newport was a market town with a busy port until the mid nineteenth century.
Newport harbour provides facilities for the visiting yachtsman and the Riverside Centre, which is accessible to all, has a waterfront restaurant.
Some sections of content and selected photos from the HRD Town Guides are © Isle of Wight Council, Wight Photos, John Durrant and Gwynn White.
www.hose-rhodes-dickson.co.uk /newport.asp   (502 words)

  
 Churches on the Isle of Wight   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Dedicated to the Patron Saint of the Crusaders and therefore the Patron Saint of England, the present church was built by the monks of Quarr Abbey.
St Thomas's Church in Newport is the Parish Church of Newport.
It is constructed of distinctive Isle of Wight yellow brick in the Gothic Style with 100 feet long nave walls, 12 external buttresses, and a castellated tower.
www.wightonline.co.uk /churches/churches.html   (957 words)

  
 Coastal Management, Isle of Wight Council
The Isle of Wight Centre for the Coastal Environment (IWCCE) was established in 1996 to provide a focus for the Isle of Wight Council's growing activities on a local, regional, national and transnational scale in relation to coastal and geotechnical issues.
The results of research projects help address and inform Isle of Wight coastal and geological-related problems particularly in the context of climate change.
The IWCCE is leading, or a partner in a number of International, national and regional coastal and environmental initiatives examining such issues as coastal management, climate change, landslides and sustainable development.
www.coastalwight.gov.uk   (355 words)

  
 Unitarian Meeting House, Newport, Isle of Wight
The Meeting House is the oldest place of worship in Newport.
They moved to Newport in 1738 and the first Meeting House was built in the family garden as part of the General Baptist movement in the South - which later evolved into Unitarianism.
Their new Meeting House was built in Newport in 1774.
www.unitarian.org.uk /soua/newport   (285 words)

  
 ESTATE AGENTS NEWPORT, Isle Of Wight for houses for sale and property to rent
Drive around the areas of Newport you're interested in to see if there are any new houses being built which may not be advertised yet.
Estate Agents in Newport can be a good source of property to rent and of course the internet is a very useful resource.
Most Estate Agents in Newport will be happy to provide a valuation free of charge, after all, they will get a large commission if they sell your property.
www.home-for-sale-uk.com /isle-of-wight/estate-agents-newport.html   (914 words)

  
 Newport Pubs Isle of Wight
Pubs were exempt and over the centuries, publicans and breweries proudly made use of their right to display a sign, having moved on from the display of simple objects to elaborate paintings, often of the highest quality.
The earliest known inn in Newport is believed to be the “Swan” or “Le Swan”, the origin of the name having a direct heraldic link with the coat of arms favoured by Henry VIII and Edward III.
George White of Newport is named as the licensee of the “Tapster and Pott” in that town.
www.insula.vecta.btinternet.co.uk /NP4.html   (1710 words)

  
 Newport Health Insurance Brokers: For quotes for private Health Insurance cover in Newport, Isle Of Wight including ...
Newport Health Insurance Brokers: For quotes for private Health Insurance cover in Newport, Isle Of Wight including private medical cover in Newport
Using our FREE enquiry service is the simplest and quickest way for you to make enquires to multiple Health Insurance Brokers operating within Newport, Isle Of Wight.
Mornhill Farm, Burnt House Lane, Newport, Isle Of Wight, PO30 2PL
www.1stinsurancebrokers.co.uk /isle_of_wight/health_insurance_newport.htm   (282 words)

  
 The Isle Of Wight Weather Station at Newport, on the Isle of Wight
The Isle Of Wight Weather Station at Newport, on the Isle of Wight
Welcome to the first live Weather Station on the Isle of Wight.
Here, you can find details of past and present weather conditions, forecasts, climate and trends to be found whilst living or holidaying on the Isle of Wight.
www.isleofwightweather.com   (278 words)

  
 car rental Newport (Isle of Wight)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Car rental Newport (Isle of Wight) works with many different suppliers across the UK to get you the very best prices.
We are affiliated to car rental Newport (Isle of Wight) companies in the UK such as Avis car rental, Hertz car rental, Alamo car rental, Budget car rental, Europcar and Dollar car rentals.
Our car rental Newport (Isle of Wight) branch offers you all the best deals on renting any of the cars from our fleet.
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 DSA - Newport (Isle of Wight)
Newport (Isle of Wight) Motorcycle Route 31 (9K)
Newport (Isle of Wight) Motorcycle Route 33 (9K)
Newport (Isle of Wight) Motorcycle Route 36 (9K)
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This 17th Century,Grade 11 listed, Bed and Breakfast Hotel is set in a quiet street steeped in historical interest, at the heart of the glorious Isle of Wight's capital town of Newport with all its facilities to hand.There are twelve comfortable rooms with ground floor, non smoking rooms and four poster rooms on offer.
All have colour tevision, tea and coffee making facilities, direct dial telephones, radio alarm clocks and complimentary Isle of Wight still water.Most town and country trails lead from Newport making our Hotel an ideal base for your stay, whether it is for business or pleasure.
If the reservation is not cancelled outside of the 2 days cancellation notice period, your credit card will be charged with the full amount of the first night's stay.
www.laterooms.com /en/N86229.html   (218 words)

  
 Wight Stay - Isle of Wight Holidays
The Isle of Wight is the perfect place to enjoy a holiday at any time of year.
Nearly half of the Isle of Wight is listed as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and there are over five hundred miles of footpaths and bridleways for walkers and cyclists.
There are a large selection of Isle of Wight hotels and bed and breakfast guest houses.
www.wightstay.co.uk   (221 words)

  
 Hotels in Newport - Isle of Wight   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Newport - Isle of Wight offers major hotel brands, unique independent, guesthouses and bed and breakfast accommodation in key destinations.
Newport - Isle of Wight has an online search facility to help you find the perfect place to stay all with convenient, confirmed, online booking facilities.
We hope you will use Newport - Isle of Wight in the future for all your accommodation requirements.
www.hotels-uk-online.co.uk /n/newport-isle-of-wight.htm   (303 words)

  
 The Newport (Isle of Wight) Harbour Revision Order 1988
The text of this Internet version of the Statutory Instrument which is published by the Queen's Printer of Acts of Parliament has been prepared to reflect the text as it was Made.
A print version is also available and is published by The Stationery Office Limited as the The Newport (Isle of Wight) Harbour Revision Order 1988, ISBN 0110883047.
Where you see a "continue" button at the bottom of the page of text, this indicates that there is another chunk of text available.
www.hmso.gov.uk /si/si1988/Uksi_19882304_en_1.htm   (3269 words)

  
 Newport Conveyancing Solicitors providing advice on property law and legal issues when purchasing properties in ...
Newport Conveyancing Solicitors providing advice on property law and legal issues when purchasing properties in Newport, Isle Of Wight
If you are moving home, or acquiring additional properties and are looking for a solicitor or conveyancing expert in Newport then check out the businesses listed here, featured businesses also include links to their websites so you can get further information about the specific conveyancing services offered and find out more about the companies themselves.
They normally undertake to manage all aspects of the property deal including local search applications for Newport and planning applications to the final conclusion of the transaction including reciept of mortgage funds and transfer of property ownership deeds.
www.1stsolicitors.co.uk /isle_of_wight/conveyancing_solicitors_newport.htm   (287 words)

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