There is no secrecy in
relation to the ownership of Friars Walk, these details are in the
public domain and can be obtained from the Land
Registry. In addition, a number of
press releases have been published in relation to this issue, the
latest having been released on 22 September 2023.
There has been no change
in the ownership of Friars Walk since 2019 and the position remains
The Freehold is owned by
Newport City Council
The Headlease is owned
by Friars Walk LH Limited
The Sub-lease is held
jointly by ANW TDS (Nominee 1) Limited
and ANW TDS (Nominee 2) Limited and has been since it was assigned
in April 2019.