Beechwood, Newport

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Beechwood
Population 7,594  (2001 census)
OS grid reference ST331885
Principal area Newport
Country Wales
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town NEWPORT
Postcode district NP19 7,8
Dialling code 01633
Savoy exchange
Police Gwent
Fire South Wales
Ambulance Welsh
EU Parliament Wales
UK Parliament Newport East
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Beechwood is an electoral district (ward) and coterminous community (parish) of the city of Newport.

The ward is bounded by the River Usk to the north, Renoir Road, Beechwood Road, Chepstow Road and Windsor Road to the east, the Great Western Main Line to the south, and Victoria Avenue, Norfolk Road, Avalon Drive, behind Reynolds Close, Badminton Road, and east of The Moorings to the west. The area is governed by the Newport City Council.

The ward contains, and is named after Beechwood Park.

Coordinates: 51°35′29″N 2°58′02″W / 51.59136°N 2.96711°W / 51.59136; -2.96711