Posts Tagged ‘ Newport Ship ’

Get your skates on for England’s open-air ice rinks

Oct 30th, 2012 | By

As the cold weather kicks in, some of England’s most attractive settings are converted into ice rinks for the open-air skating season. Whether you’re a natural on the ice or admittedly more of a Bambi, there’s plenty of fun to be had by all – so lace up your skates and slide on! Here, VisitEngland picks ten top spots to channel your inner Torvill or Dean Bath on Ice 23 November 2012 – 6 January 2013 One of England’s UNESCO World Heritage Cities, Bath has
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Newport: Cruise Capital of ??

Jul 15th, 2009 | By

Into Newport on South Wales on Monday came the Prinsendam, an 800 passenger cruiseship, the first one ever to dock there. It stopped as part of its tour around the UK and many locals are wondering why. The ship was only in Newport for a day but it seems as though none stayed in Newport. They joined coaches to be taken elsewhere and that has caused lots of humour.The local newspaper is the South Wales Argus and over 43 comments were added to its story.
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