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Keep an Eye out for Deliberate Grass Fires in the Adjoining Field to Heol Senni

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To the west side of Heol Senni, as many of you may know, there is a large field which unfortunately attracts illegal off-road motorcyclists, as well as occasional fly tipping. Another problem is deliberate grass fires, started by groups of youths, or possibly even adults.

Ongoing Parking Issues in Heol Senni

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There has for a long time been parking issues within Heol Senni. This includes residents parking on the pavement outside or near their home, and parents who drop off and pick up their children at Newport High School, parking along one side of the entrance road, despite the presence of double yellow lines.

Is Heol Senni at Risk of Flooding?

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Heol Senni is situated at the lowest point of Bettws, with woods and hills to the south and west and Morgans and Woodstock Pond to the east. Add to the fact that it's also built on clay soil, with its own small stream, it's no real surprise that it is listed on the Natural Resources Wales website as a flood risk area.

Reality Check: Is Newport a Dump?

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I was born and raised in Newport and have spent over 30 years of my life living in the town/city. Right up until the late 90s Newport was a simple yet very likeable town with lots going for it. Sure, it's always been rough and ragged in places, but it wasn't overall a bad place, especially for the locals. Houses were affordable, the town centre actually had shops that weren't empty, and the nightlife was fantastic.

How to Solve the Traffic Problem on Bettws Lane

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If you live in Heol Senni, you're probably well aware of the chronic traffic problems on Bettws Lane during peak hours. Unlike other large estates in Newport, Bettws is situated down in a valley surrounded by fields, woods, hills and great views towards Twmbarlwm.

Are They Going to Build New Houses Behind Heol Senni?

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Rumours have been rife for years that they are going to build houses in the adjoining field to Heol Senni. But is there any truth to this? If you live on the west side of Heol Senni, then your house may back onto the adjoining field. This field has the public right-of-way footpath, and can also be a problem area with illegal off-road motorcyclists and fly tipping.

Illegal Off-Road Motorcyclists Causing a Noise Nuisance in Heol Senni

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For those of you who live in Heol Senni, you may from time to time hear off-road motorbikes in the adjoining field. Unfortunately, this has been a problem for many years, and those who do it, have no right to be in the field as this is private land.

Antisocial Behaviour in Coed Kemeys Woods Next to Heol Senni

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Coed Kemeys woods in Bettws, which is situated next to Heol Senni and can be accessed by the public right-of-way footpath is seeing regular antisocial behaviour by large groups of teenagers. This involves starting fires in the woods and stealing people's general household bins from the pavement. While the woods have been a regular source of antisocial behaviour over the years, the problem has been particularly bad during this spring, 2021.

House Prices in Heol Senni, Bettws, Newport

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Wondering what the average house price is in Heol Senni, Bettws or what property sold last? Then look no further. Heol Senni contains various different houses from two-bedroom terrace, three-bedroom semi and four bed detached properties.