Friends of Newport Transporter Bridge (FONTB) is a registered Charity (Registered Charity No. 1102925) founded in 1998 and dedicated to the promotion and preservation of the Bridge.
Our activities include running the Visitor Centre, publishing a regular Newsletter for members, organising visits to the Bridge for clubs, schools and other groups and giving presentations about the Bridge. We also maintain an archive and this website.
Even if you don’t have time to volunteer, you can show your support by becoming a Friend.
PATRON: Jamie Baulch
PRESIDENT: Dame Rosemary Butler AM
HONORARY LIFE VICE PRESIDENT: Hayley Mills
Ruth Jones MP
Jayne Bryant AM
Jessica Morden MP
David Hando BEM
Chairman: Jo Evans-Pring
Vice Chairman: David Hando BEM
Treasurer: Isailo Dimic AAT
Assistant Treasurer: Linda Davies
Secretary: Grenville Pow
Membership Secretary: Jeff Grosvenor
Engineering Specialist: Dave Bassett
Webmaster: Peter Thomas-Keefe
Social Media: Christabel Hutchings
Stock Controller: Terry Mercy
Newport Council Representatives: Councillor Charles Ferris, Emma Newrick
Committee Members: Dilys Rosen, Carole Fereday, Trefor Giddings, Danny Davis, Sheelagh Davis