Newport is a small market town located in Shropshire, England. Its population as of the 2011 census was approximately 10,000. The town lies on the River Meese, which is a tributary of the River Severn. It is the largest settlement in the borough of Telford and Wrekin, and has a rich history that dates back to the Iron Age.

In the 19th and 20th centuries Newport became a centre for engineering, printing and publishing. It was also home to several factories, such as the renowned Newport Pottery, and the Fosters Carpet Mill. The town's population increased significantly during this period, and it was granted a borough charter in 1891.

Today, Newport is a bustling market town and is the main shopping centre for the surrounding area. It has a wide range of independent shops, as well as a number of well-known chain stores. It is also home to the award-winning Newport Museum, which houses a range of exhibits about the town's history and culture. There is also an outdoor market in the town centre, which takes place every Tuesday and Friday.


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