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And that's a good thing! Urban expansion took in Pillgwenlly and Lliswerry to the south; this eventually necessitated a new crossing of the River Usk, which was provided by the Newport Transporter Bridge completed in 1906, described as "Newport's greatest treasure". The Celtic Trail cycle route and National Cycle Route 4 passes through Newport. Archived from the original on Retrieved "Alexandra Gate, Newport". Most of these wards are coterminous with communities (parishes) of the same name. 1385: Second town charter granted by Hugh Stafford, 2nd Earl of Stafford. Retrieved "Friars Walk relaunched". Roman town of, caerleon, immediately upstream, and gained its first charter in 1314. Main Post Office retained façade of the former main Post Office building in High Street adjacent to the old Corn Exchange. In the 2014 European Parliament election the Wales constituency elected one MEP from each of the Labour, ukip, Conservative, and Plaid Cymru parties. 52 Leisure edit The Riverfront Arts Centre was the first structure to be built as part of Newport's regeneration by Newport City Council in 2004. Visit the Mates 'n' Dates website Mingle, mingle is a group for adults with learning disabilities who are gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or cross dress.