Newtown is a neighbouring town to Pontypandy. It is the place where most of the firefighters went to do their training.
People who hail from Newtown
- Chief Fire Officer Boyce
- Penny Morris (originally)
- Station Officer Steele (possibly)
- Jerry Lee Cridlington (possibly)
- Bella Lasagne (since the CGI series)
- Professor Pickles
- In the Series 9 episode One Way Street, Newtown appears on screen for the first time.
- Station Officer Steele probaly also hailed from Newtown because he said in the Fireman Sam special The Great Fire of Pontypandy that he and Chief Fire Officer Boyce were in the same fire academy.
- In the Series 2 episode Wishing Well it is established by Fireman Sam that the fire-service headquarters are located in Newtown and that a presentation to mark Station Officer Steele's 25 years of service with the fire brigade are being held here. In the same episode Sam and Elvis travel to Newtown, partly to pick up some new hoses and also to return a medal to mark Station Officer Steele's 25 years of service which was accidently sent to Pontypandy fire station.
- It is also established in this episode that Newtown has a local paper called "Newtown Gazzette"
- Several episodes of the series involve one or more of the characters attempting to travel to Newtown but failing to complete the journey, either due to being involved in some emergency situation resulting in the need for Fireman Sam to be called out or in at least one instance, due to Trevor's bus breaking down.
- It is mentioned by Bronwyn that Bella Lasagne moved to Newtown.