Due to the ongoing situation with coronavirus, Newport Live venues are now closed and will not be open to the public until it is safe as we follow Government guidance. More details can be found here.


Newport Live - Inspiring people to be happier and healthier

Newport Live runs the Active Living Centre, the Newport Centre, The Riverfront Theatre and Arts Centre and the Newport International Sports Village (NISV). NISV also comprises of the Geraint Thomas National Velodrome of Wales, the Regional Swimming Pool and Tennis Centre and Newport Stadium.

Newport Live has become the first choice for sporting, leisure and cultural activities in Newport. There are three main Newport Live Gyms, three main Swimming Pools, a Tennis Centre and a well established regional Theatre and Arts Centre. There are a large number of fitness classes, sports, live performances and cultural activities on offer.

We have coaching and participation programmes in many sports and offer a wide range of memberships. Newport Live also delivers Sports and Arts Development programmes on a city wide and regional basis.

Newport Live is a social enterprise and registered charitable trust, which means the money we make is ploughed back into the services and facilities we offer – so Newport Live customers help us to support our local community.

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Newport Live is governed by a board of eleven trustees. Newport Live is operated on behalf of Newport City Council. Newport Live is a company limited by guarantee, registered in England and Wales, Company Number 9323582 and is a registered charity, Charity Number 1162220. The Riverfront is also recognised as a Regional Performing Arts Centre by the Arts Council of Wales.