The W.S. Moore branch on Malpas Road

About Us

The W.S. Moore Story

Founded in 1920, W.S Moore is a full-service headstone and monument company serving primarily Newport and the Gwent valleys.

Over the years we have seen our memorials travel nationwide and, in some cases, even internationally. Our experienced staff use time-tested methods passed down by our founders to create high-quality memorials at reasonable prices. We constantly strive for perfection in order to create distinctive, custom-designed headstones that provide a lasting tribute to your loved one.

There are so many decisions that come with the passing of a loved one, and we would never want you to feel rushed in any part of the process. Please feel free to give us a call with any questions you may have, or stop by our showroom and let us show you what we’ve learnt over the years. We strive to offer the best service possible and our experienced family advisors are on hand to help you every step of the way. 

The memorial experts of Newport

We offer the finest memorials available to Newport and beyond. Search now for the perfect tribute to your loved one.

It is a passion of ours to create eco-friendly memorials in our modern production facility. Read more into how we do it.

We’re proud to offer Easy-Pay memorial plans making the process of acquiring the perfect memorial that little bit easier.

Our Memorial Aftercare® service offers full and comprehensive maintenance for your loved one’s memorial.

Catering for cemeteries in Newport and beyond

Newport, South Wales is home to a number of cemeteries that offer unique insights into the area’s rich history and cultural heritage.

One of the most notable cemeteries in Newport is St. Woolos Cemetery, which dates back to the mid-19th century. The cemetery is the final resting place of many prominent figures from the city’s past, including politicians, writers, and artists. The cemetery is also home to a number of historic graves, including those of soldiers who died in World War I and World War II.

Another notable cemetery in Newport is Christchurch Cemetery, which is situated near the city center. The cemetery has been in use since the mid-19th century and features a mix of Victorian and modern graves. Many of the graves in Christchurch Cemetery have intricate carvings and designs, and the cemetery’s mature trees and tranquil surroundings make it a peaceful place to visit.

Other cemeteries in Newport include Caerleon Cemetery, which is located in the nearby village of Caerleon, and the Jewish Cemetery, which is situated on Risca Road. Both of these cemeteries offer unique insights into the area’s diverse cultural heritage.

Overall, the cemeteries in Newport, South Wales offer a fascinating glimpse into the city’s past and provide a tranquil place for visitors to reflect and pay their respects.

The W.S. Moore

30 Year Guarantee

So confident are we of the exceptionally high quality of all our memorials and the skills of our craftsmen in carving, engraving and fitting them that all our work is fully guaranteed for an unbeatable 30 year period*.

*Terms and conditions apply

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Price Promise

We are so confident that our prices are the most competitive around we are prepared to guarantee that should you find the same quality product, supplied by a recognised and reputable memorial mason or funeral director then we will match their price and give a further £10.00 discount for your trouble*.

*Terms and conditions apply

The W.S. Moore


Our credentials span to being BRAMM (British Register of Accredited Memorial Masons) approved, and a registered and fully licensed memorial mason with over 100 years industry experience having first established ourselves way back in 1920.

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We are ready and waiting to guide you through forming the finest memorial with our friendly, helpful family advisors.

Visit us in branch

Our address is 160 Malpas Road Newport Gwent NP20 5PN