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Church Litten Park

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South Street, Newport, England
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Day ttip

An very good way to start your day. Full of information and details of what is around and... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2017
David B
Rochester, United Kingdom
A peaceful afternoon

This park is good for children, a nice safe play area, with plentof seating. A good place to... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2017
Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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“play area” (2 reviews)
“library” (4 reviews)
“benches” (2 reviews)
South Street, Newport, England
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Reviewed 27 March 2017

An very good way to start your day. Full of information and details of what is around and attractions to see

Thank David B
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This park is good for children, a nice safe play area, with plentof seating. A good place to sunbathe, read etc. picnic and relax.

Thank maureengibbs1
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Interesting from a historical perspective with some fab old trees , but otherwise do people realise they are sitting on top of graves? Yobs like to hang out behind library. Not a tourist attraction

Thank Jane H
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

I mean it has grass and kids park. Ooh and some top quality benches if you're lucky enough to get one. It's a big park but I won't play frisbee or football as I once saw a frisbee fly too far and hit a car...More

Thank Mrpeachy
Reviewed 18 October 2016

If you are visiting the Town of Newport then this small park is a place to visit and chill out, there is some history information of this park which can be found on the monument on the north side by the library.

Thank globetrotter52
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Lovely park for kids to play in. A really nice space but spoilt by undesirables drinking, and sleeping rough. Such a shame but neds clearing up,

Thank Lyn G
Reviewed 20 November 2015

Church Litten originated as a cemetery dating from 1582 when Newport was hit by the plague. Previously Newport had no burial ground, being part of the parish of Carisbrooke. 'Litten' comes from a Saxon word meaning a cemetery. The area has been an open space...More

Thank LoneRanger1956
Reviewed 14 October 2015

I don't know why this is on here. It's a small grassy area with a play park (nice), surrounded by roads and the bus station. It is built on the site of an old plague pit (burials of plague victims) which is still noticeable from...More

Thank Janna N
Reviewed 11 October 2015

we attended a peace day celebration and doves were released to commemorate peace on the island.....................................................................................................................

1  Thank AnotherCaulkhead
Reviewed 10 July 2015

Nice park in the centre of Newport, but it has two busy roads on two sides, not safe for small children that might run off, same for you dog, need to be in close proximity to your children or pet. Next to the bus station....More

Thank John F
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