at 9 High Street, Newport, NP20 1 United Kingdom
The Carps is an Alternative Venue with a traditional setting.
The Carpenters, the oldest public house in Newport is recorded to have been established in Medieval 1403, it is said there are still cells in the foundations! On offer is a great drinks selection with all your favourite beers and guest ales all at fantastic value. All Barclays Premier league Football matches exclusively on Sky Sports and BT Sport are shown. We have 10 LCD screens in HD and a big screen projector so you can enjoy every sporting occasion in the comfort of The Carpenters. While on the sports theme the pub pays homage to 16 of Newport’s finest rugby & football greats via especially commissioned paintings. And as of 2014 we'll be the only venue in the city to show all of the 2014/15 NFL season with OVER 85 regular season games shown, plus the playoffs and finishing with the Super Bowl. We have 2 pool tables along with a mezzanine floor for a quiet zone adn topped off with a 10,000 track rock jukebox. What ever your tastes in either sport, music or beer we've got it covered! We look forward to seeing you soon.
We're fortunate enough to have all aspects of public transport on our doorstep, quite literally when it comes to the buses! With 3 bus stops just yards away, Newport Central just 300 yards away and 2 taxi firms just around the corner your never too far away from us.
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Ok folks, your drinks promos for the World Cup. These will only be available during the games. They'll start at the kick off time. There may only be 2 but we're cheap enough as it is. 4 pint pitcher of Budweiser £10 5 bottles of Corona £10 Remember first match is tonight (Thursday) and kick off is 9pm. We'll also be showing coverage I the opening ceremony which starts around 7pm. Look forward to seeing you soon.
Here's your sports line up for this week, all being shown here @ The Carpenters in HD Thursday - 2014 World Cup - Brazil vs Croatia - 9pm Friday - 2014 World Cup - Mexico vs Cameroon - 5pm 2014 World Cup - Spain vs Netherlands - 8pm 2014 World Cup - Chile vs Australia - 11pm Saturday - International Rugby - England vs New Zealand - 8:35am 2014 World Cup - Columbia vs Greece - 5pm 2014 World Cup - Uruguay vs Costa Rica - 8pm 2014 World Cup - England vs Italy - 11pm Sunday - MotoGP - Round 7 Catalunya - 1pm 2014 World Cup - Switzerland vs Ecuador - 5pm 2014 World Cup - France vs Honduras - 8pm 2014 World Cup - Argentina vs Bosnia-Herzegovina - 11pm
We will be opening @ 8am on Saturday for Englands 2nd test against New Zealand. Following the 1st test we think you'll be in for a good game.
Big week of sport for you this week. We have the start of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, England 2nd Test vs New Zealand, Round 7 of the MotoGP World Championship from Catalunya plus more! We'll be showing the opening game of the World Cup between hosts, Brazil and Croatia (Thursday 12th) Kick off is 2100hrs (9PM) on all screens and in HD. We will also be running some drinks promotions during World Cup games. Keep an eye out here for more details to follow.
Just a quick reminder to you all. Tomorrow at approximately 1pm there will be a memorial service to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings which is held directly outside the pub. We're going to be laying 2 wreaths donated by the staff and customers. If you have half an hour to spare please pop down and show your support and respects to the men and women who gave us what we have today. We look forward to seeing you. Check the event page for any other info.
Its 8:15am and we're open!!
To show respect and remember the sacrifices British and Allied forces made at D-Day in 1944 and commemorate the 70th anniversary, the bar will be closed for a short period during the ceremony which is held directly outside the pub. The pub will be laying 2 wreaths from the staff and the customers at around 1pm.
Loads of international rugby on today so why don't we start right now with England vs New Zealand. WE'RE OPEN!!!!!
We'll be open from 8am tomorrow (Saturday) to show the England vs New Zealand match followed by the Australia vs France game shortly after. Look forward to seeing you extra early birds.
One down 3 to go. Up next: Australia vs France. Reported 10 changes by the French after their trouncing last week. Will it make a difference?!?
Sick of the World Cup already?? Don't worry we're not all football. We're showing all the International rugby matches today including France vs Australia, Wales vs South Africa and Ireland vs Argentina. Egg chasing fans you know where to come!
Possibly looking at bringing back the Carps Quiz. Any interest??!! Sound off in the comments and let us know any ideas or things you'd like I see. Wanna see Newports best quiz come back??
So there's a break in the rugby until 4pm but that doesn't mean we haven't got anything for you to watch. We've got qualifying for tomorrow's MotoGP from Catalunya, live in HD and live coverage of England's test vs Sri Lanka. Don't forget Wales vs South Africa at 3:30. Kick off at 4.
Some exciting news coming regarding our Super Bowl party in February next year!!! Remember tickets are now on sale!!
A MASSIVE thank you to everyone who came to the Super Bowl party! You all made it an amazing night and one to remember!! See you all in 7 months for the start of the road to Super Bowl 50!!!!
The NFL preseason is well underway with a few upsets in week 1. There's some really interesting games coming up this week. Remember we'll be showing live games where possible or reruns the day after.
We are just 1 week away from finding out which 2 teams will go head to head at Super Bowl 49 and 2 weeks away from the big game itself. Tickets are still available for the big night. So get yourselves down to the Carpenters and pick up your ticket!!
Happy Sunday folks. We've got all bases covered today for sports fans....We're currently showing Liverpool VS Southampton which is just gone half time. Then at 4pm we have Man City's first game of the season versus Newcastle. Then at 9pm we have live NFL coverage from week 2 of the pre-season with the Broncos @ San Francisco.