National Theatre Wales
Outpatient Department, Royal Gwent Hospital, Cardiff Road, Newport NP20 2UB
21-22 July 2018, times vary

Nurses A Voice to Lead – Health is a Human right


New Artwork for St Woolos Hospital, Newport
Level 2 corridor, Casnewydd Unit


ABUHB Nursing & Midwifery Conference 2018

An exhibition of artwork by Usk Art Club
March – May 2018
Outpatients Waiting Area,
Nevill Hall Hospital, Brecon Road, Abergavenny NP7 7EG

9th January - 6th March 2018

Outpatients Waiting Area,

Nevill Hall Hospital, Brecon Road, Abergavenny NP7 7EG

Cwmbran – 25th November 2017
The Garth Choir have been invited to sing at The Alzheimer’s Society ‘Carols at Christmas’ event at Llantarnam Abbey, Cwmbran on Saturday 25th November 2017. They will be joining the Music and Memories Band, and the Young Onset Dementia Choir in a seasonal charity event to raise funds for The Alzheimer’s Society.

25th Oct. – 28th Nov. 2017

Outpatients Waiting Area, Nevill Hall Hospital, Brecon Road, Abergavenny NP7 7EG

An exhibition of Artwork by:

Vsion Arts

August- October 2017


Outpatients Waiting Area,

Nevill Hall Hospital, Brecon Road, Abergavenny NP7 7EG

An exhibition of Artwork

July - August 2017


Outpatients Waiting Area

Nevill Hall Hospital, Brecon Road, Abergavenny NP7 7EG

23rd May – 12th July 2017
Main Outpatients, Nevill Hall Hospital, Brecon Road, Abergavenny


Graham Allen, Jane Boswell, Marion Cheung, Christine Duggan, Sarah Goodey, Ralph Heron, Alicia Hyde, Olwyn Pugh and Linda Wood.

@ St Woolos Hospital


Nuture - An exciting creative collaboration between Gwent Arts in Health and students from the BA(Hons) Creative and Therapeutic Arts degree at the University of South Wales.


This year, Gwent Arts in Health (GARTH) invited Year 2 students from the BA(Hons) Creative and Therapeutic Arts degree to respond to an exciting professional brief. Students were invited to create artwork for the corridors of St Woolos hospital that both brightened the walls and celebrated the work done by the nurses of the hospital. 

Creative Writing Sessions at Llyfrgell Maindee Library
Come and join poet and performer Mike Church at Maindee Library for a journey into words and story this May at Maindee Library. Try something new! Write together or individually, and celebrate your creativity at the end of the month.

Happy St David's Day from the Garth Seasonal Staff Choir!

Artist Stacey Brass has completed a mural for the Fracture Outpatients clinic at the Royal Gwent Hospital. The project was initiated by the staff of the department - Gillian Watkins, Celia and Jackie -  and there has been fundraising and donations made by consultants and other members of the team.

Chrys Blanchard and Resonant Collective bring their annual sound healing project to Nevill Hall Hospital on Sunday 16th October. Musicians and performers will be inviting visitors to listen to (and join in if they wish) with a sound and music experience that explores how sound and music can aid the healing and recovery process.

This autumn there's lots going on at Nevill Hall Hospital from exhibitions in Main Outpatients to the wonderful Soundscape project led by Chrys Blanchard.

Healing Words and Pictures

Poems and Art from Talygarn Ward, Country Hospital, Pontypool


Over 150 patients and staff had the opportunity to listen to live music from musicians Oli and Jamie on Thursday 19th May at the Royal Gwent and St Woolos Hospitals, Newport as part of Gwent Arts in Health’s ongoing music programme. Oli and Jamie (Violin and Accordion, and Guitar) played to patients awaiting treatment in Main Outpatients and Ophthalmology, and to acute patients on Sycamore Ward.

Garth Season Staff Choir Starts Singing!

We started our autumn season of singing at St Woolos Hospital Chapel in October at with a free taster session, and new members are welcome at any time.

Your chance to find out more and contribute!

Thursday 18th September 12-2pm - Main Outpatients, Nevill Hall Hospital
Friday 26th September 2-4pm - Main Outpatients, Nevill Hall Hospital

At Ysbyty Tri Chwm, Ebbw Vale

With Lucy & Alan Bateman

June – August 2014


Outpatients Waiting Area, Nevill Hall Hospital, Brecon Road, Abergavenny NP7 7EG

The Healing Words exhibition of Artwork and poetry is now on show at Newport Central Library until June 30th.

7th Feb – 22nd March 2014

Using Creative Writing and Art for postive Mental Health

Mezzanine Floor (Upstairs) Riverfront Arts Centre, Newport, NP20 1HG

Artworks under construction!

Tony Tribe’s exhibition at Nevill Hall Hospital

Workshop Update!

Artists appointed for Memorial Commission.

Exhibition at Nevill Hall Hospital Fine Art Club, Penpergwm House Residential Home near Abergavenny, facilitated by Vicky Wilson

Gwent Arts in Health, working in partnership with the Organ & Tissue Donation Committee of the Aneurin Bevan Health Board (ODC ABHB) wish to commission a cross-site memorial artwork to Organ and Tissue Donors.

A new show of pictures by Gwent Wildlife Trust are on display in Main Outpatients at Nevill Hall Hospital. The photographs have been contributed by staff, Trustees and members of Gwent Wildlife Trust to illustrate the wealth of wildlife to be found throughout the post-industrial areas of north Torfaen, Blaenau Gwent and west of Abergavenny.

6th March – 24th April 2012

Retired NHS staff member shows her work in Main Outpatients at NHH

Have you ever looked up in Outpatients at Nevill Hall and wondered whether it was a star, or a planet? A moth or a bat? Do you fancy a closer look? Come and lend a hand and see the banners up close.

USK ART CLUB is pleased to exhibit a selection of artwork at Nevill Hall Hospital Outpatient’s Dept.

Traditional Zimbabwean singing by Grassroots Theatre Company

Royal Gwent Hospital - October 2011

An exhibition of artworks by: Jane Corey

October – December 2011

Outpatients Waiting Area
Nevill Hall Hospital, Brecon Road,
Abergavenny NP7 7EG

Sunday October 16th 2-5pm, Nevill Hall Hospital - Abergavenny

ALL WELCOME - Please come and visit the event!

Gwent Arts in Health have been awarded a Community Grant towards their Live Music Programme for the Royal Gwent Hospital and St Woolos Hospital which will help to bring live music into the hospitals for patients and visitors who are undergoing treatment

Garth (Gwent Arts in Health) Seasonal Staff Choir launches Thursday 6th October 2011 “A new skill to learn that’s fun and positive that makes you feel good!” Lynn “Exhilarating; de-stressor and worth doing for self confidence.” Adrienne “An easy going, relaxing, enjoyable after work activity. A chance to learn to sing with people in a no pressure environment.” Linda

New exhibtion of donated work in Nevill Hall Hospital.

New exhibition at Nevill Hall Hospital by Toril Brancher.

Artists Newsletter May 2010 features the ‘Healing Words’ poetry and art project.

Mosiacs made by patients and staff of Adferiad Ward, St Cadoc's Hospital, Caerleon, Newport are now on display in the visitors' foyer.

Work from this year's Year 13 AS Level Art at Brynmawr School.

Garth have been invited to dipslay examples of our Arts and Health projects alongside organisations from across Wales at the Sennedd from 1st - 5th June 2009.

This summer GARTH welcomes artwork from Blaina Primary Schools in its new display cases at Nevill Hall Hospital.

GARTH's first morning in the Music While you Wait project was a great success.

Autumn Scenes by Jane Corey

Nevill Hall Hospital - Staff Open Art Challenge

Welsh assembly government ministers Dr Brian Gibbons AM and Alan Pugh AM endorsed the importance of the arts within healthcare settings at a major conference held in Cardiff in December.

After the success of the live music morning earlier this year, GARTH are hoping to raising funds to support a year long programme of music at the Royal Gwent Hospital and other locations in the Gwent Healthcare Trust.