Newport Factoids #8: The Chartist Steps

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What is The Script on The Steps?

A big part of Newport’s history is the Chartist Movement. The city centre is scattered with tributes to the people who fought for democratic rights. Have you noticed the steps at Friar’s Walk? They have the full six-point charter etched onto them.


Written by: Kym Frederick

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