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Relax with Clay at Middleport Pottery

Relax with Clay at Middleport Pottery

Stress-free, laid-back, introductory workshops for those who wish to have a go at clay. Each...

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Stone Food & Drink Festival

Welcome to Staffordshire’s biggest gastronomic gathering! Over the past decade, the Stone Food &...

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  1. Add CIRCUS! Outdoor Photographic Exhibition by the V&A to your Itinerary

    CIRCUS! Outdoor Photographic Exhibition by the V&A

    Address:

    Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire

    Telephone:

    01782 381373

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    Exhibition

    Newcastle-under-Lyme

    On the streets of Newcastle-under-Lyme town centre and curated by the Victoria & Albert Museum, this exhibition includes a collection of prints, documents and images tracking the fascinating history of circus, celebrating equestrian, entrepreneur...

    Dates

    From:
    2 Apr 2018to7 Aug 2018
  2. Add Etruria Panorama at Wedgwood Museum to your Itinerary

    Etruria Panorama at Wedgwood Museum

    Address:

    World of Wedgwood, Wedgwood Drive, Barlaston, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST12 9ER

    Telephone:

    01782 282986

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    Art Exhibition

    Barlaston, Stoke-on-Trent

    Etruria Panorama, by local artist Ian Mood, is inspired by photographs taken by his grandfather in the 1970s. Visitors to the Wedgwood Museum can see Ian's painting on display in the Museum Atrium every day,

    Venue

    World of Wedgwood, Stoke-on-Trent

    Dates

    From:
    2 July 2018to22 July 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00
  3. Add Artisan Demonstrations at the World of Wedgwood to your Itinerary

    Artisan Demonstrations at the World of Wedgwood

    Address:

    World of Wedgwood, Wedgwood Drive, Barlaston, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST12 9ER

    Telephone:

    01782 282986

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    Craft Demonstration

    Barlaston, Stoke-on-Trent

    See ordinary people doing extraordinary things!

    See up close the craftsmanship that goes into making Wedgwood and ask our artisans any questions you might have about the process and the skills that have been handed down and honed over generations...

    Dates

    From:
    21 July 2018to22 July 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
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    28 July 2018to29 July 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
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    4 Aug 2018to5 Aug 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
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    11 Aug 2018to12 Aug 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
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    18 Aug 2018to19 Aug 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
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    25 Aug 2018to26 Aug 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
  4. Add Summer Reading Event at Trentham Monkey Forest to your Itinerary

    Summer Reading Event at Trentham Monkey Forest

    Address:

    Trentham Monkey Forest, Stone Road, Trentham, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST4 8AY

    Telephone:

    01782 659845

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    Type:

    Literary Event

    Trentham, Stoke-on-Trent

    Don't forget to read over the summer holidays! We will be joined by reading charity Beanstalk to help encourage your little ones to carry on reading during the summer holidays.

    Normal Monkey Forest admission prices apply.

    Get up close and...

    Venue

    Trentham Monkey Forest, Stoke-on-Trent

    Dates

    From:
    25 July 2018Open 11:00 -
  5. Add The Wedgwood Clay Pit at World of Wedgwood to your Itinerary

    The Wedgwood Clay Pit at World of Wedgwood

    Address:

    Wedgwood Drive, Barlaston, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST12 9ER

    Telephone:

    01782 282986

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    Stoke-on-Trent

    Come and explore the uses of clay in the Wedgwood Clay Pit. Get your hands dirty and create without boundaries, letting your ideas develop through trial and error. Capture your pieces of art with a Clay Pit selfie and add them to our gallery for...

    Dates

    From:
    26 July 2018Open 10:00 - 12:00
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    26 July 2018Open 13:00 - 15:00
  6. Add Made by the Girls of Staffordshire to your Itinerary

    Made by the Girls of Staffordshire

    Address:

    Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Bethesda Street, City Centre, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST1 3DW

    Telephone:

    01782 232323

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    Exhibition

    City Centre, Stoke-on-Trent

    A display from the museum's collection of World War I ceramics, focusing on the wares "Made by the Girls of Staffordshire during the Winter of 1917 when the Boys were in the Trenches fighting for Liberty & Civilisation".

    Venue

    The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Stoke-on-Trent

    Dates

    From:
    27 July 2018to22 Sept 2018
  7. Add Time 4 Sport Kids Club at the Trentham Estate to your Itinerary

    Time 4 Sport Kids Club at the Trentham Estate

    Address:

    Trentham Estate, Stone Road, Trentham, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST4 8AY

    Telephone:

    01782 646646

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    Trentham, Stoke-on-Trent

    Trentham have got a brilliant Kids Club this summer!

    The Trentham Estate have partnered with the guys at Time4Sport to bring your kids action packed adventure this summer.

    Time 4 Sport sessions are the perfect way for your children to enjoy the...

    Dates

    From:
    27 July 2018Open 08:30 - 15:30
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    3 Aug 2018Open 08:30 - 15:30
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    10 Aug 2018Open 08:30 - 15:30
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    17 Aug 2018Open 08:30 - 15:30
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    24 Aug 2018Open 08:30 - 15:30
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    31 Aug 2018Open 08:30 - 15:30
  8. Add Bushcraft with Peak Pursuits at the Trentham Estate to your Itinerary

    Bushcraft with Peak Pursuits at the Trentham Estate

    Address:

    Trentham Estate, Stone Road, Trentham, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST4 8JG

    Telephone:

    01782 646646

    Type

    Type:

    Outdoor Event

    Trentham, Stoke-on-Trent

    Peak Pursuits will be holding Bushcraft workshops at the Trentham Estate where you can learn to build Shelters, collect water, and more!

    Venue

    The Trentham Estate, Stoke-on-Trent

    Dates

    From:
    28 July 2018to29 July 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
    From:
    18 Aug 2018to20 Aug 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
  9. Add Uttoxeter Summer Foraging Courses to your Itinerary

    Uttoxeter Summer Foraging Courses

    Address:

    The Cavendish Arms, Derby Road, Doveridge, Derbyshire, Doveridge, Derbyshire, DE6 5JR

    Telephone:

    01981590604

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    Workshop/Course

    Doveridge

    We will meet at the Cavendish Arms at 12pm, the course starts there with a short introduction on what to look for and a brief of the general countryside codes where they relate to foragers.
    After the talk we'll set off for a 2-3 hour walk around the...

    Dates

    From:
    29 July 2018Open 12:00 - 15:30
    From:
    24 Aug 2018Open 12:00 - 15:30
  10. Add Meet Tiny the Dinosaur at the Potteries Museum & Art Gallery to your Itinerary

    Meet Tiny the Dinosaur at the Potteries Museum & Art Gallery

    Address:

    Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Bethesda Street, City Centre, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST1 3DW

    Telephone:

    01782 232323

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    City Centre, Stoke-on-Trent

    Come and meet Tiny, a 125 million years young dinosaur brought to life by the wonders of modern science. You can pet her, feed her and talk to her in dinosaur language. Our dinosaur is accompanied by a palaeontologist who presents a lively and...

    Dates

    From:
    30 July 2018
  11. Add Beastly Monsters and Monstrous Beasts at the Potteries Museum & Art Gallery to your Itinerary

    Beastly Monsters and Monstrous Beasts at the Potteries Museum & Art Gallery

    Address:

    Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Bethesda Street, City Centre, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST1 3DW

    Telephone:

    01782 232323

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    Play

    City Centre, Stoke-on-Trent

    We invite you to join in this original theatrical show as fearless monster hunter Alice Quatermain recounts several of her daring escapades from the Edwardian era. Be thrilled as you encounter marauding monsters, deadly dinosaurs and fiendish fauna!

    Dates

    From:
    30 July 2018Open 13:30 -
  12. Add Toby Jugg to your Itinerary

    Toby Jugg

    Address:

    Gladstone Pottery Museum, Uttoxeter Road, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent, ST3 1PQ

    Telephone:

    01782 237777

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    Story-telling

    Longton

    Travel back in time and meet 'Toby Jugg', our costumed storyteller. Hear his tales about what it was really like to work in our bottle ovens. Included with museum admission, 11am – 4pm.

    Venue

    Gladstone Pottery Museum, Stoke-on-Trent

    Dates

    From:
    1 Aug 2018Open 11:00 - 16:00
  13. Add Poppy Trail to your Itinerary

    Poppy Trail

    Address:

    Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Bethesda Street, City Centre, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST1 3DW

    Telephone:

    01782 232323

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    Children's Activity Event

    City Centre, Stoke-on-Trent

    Find the 12 poppies hidden around the museum to spell out the phrase often used in remembrance. With each poppy you will find a postcard sent from Bert, a soldier, to his sweetheart, Lily during WWI. Free and includes a packet of poppy seeds to take...

    Venue

    The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Stoke-on-Trent

    Dates

    From:
    2 Aug 2018to16 Sept 2018
  14. Add Willow Weaving to your Itinerary

    Willow Weaving

    Address:

    Gladstone Pottery Museum, Uttoxeter Road, STOKE-ON-TRENT, Staffordshire, ST3 1PQ

    Telephone:

    01782 237777

    Type

    Type:

    Craft Demonstration

    STOKE-ON-TRENT

    See an expert willow weaver demonstrate their skill and create a replica of the baskets used to transport pottery around the factory

    Venue

    Gladstone Pottery Museum, Stoke-on-Trent

    Dates

    From:
    3 Aug 2018to4 Aug 2018
  15. Add AstleyFest to your Itinerary

    AstleyFest

    Address:

    Lyme Valley Park, (West end towards Town centre), Newcastle Under Lyme, Staffordshire, ST5 3TF

    Telephone:

    01782 381373

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Newcastle Under Lyme

    AstleyFest is a brand spanking new festival that gives thousands of people the chance to enjoy a free and fabulous fun day out as we bring Astley's astounding life to life in Lyme Valley Park. AstleyFest will include circus performances, horse...

    Dates

    From:
    4 Aug 2018Open 12:00 - 17:00
  16. Add Historic Buildings of Longton to your Itinerary

    Historic Buildings of Longton

    Address:

    Gladstone Pottery Museum, Uttoxeter Road, STOKE-ON-TRENT, Staffordshire, ST3 1PQ

    Telephone:

    01782 237777

    Type

    Type:

    Talk

    STOKE-ON-TRENT

    Join us for an illustrated talk which highlights some of the significant buildings in Longton and their history.

    Venue

    Gladstone Pottery Museum, Stoke-on-Trent

    Dates

    From:
    8 Aug 2018
  17. Add Relax with Clay at Middleport Pottery to your Itinerary

    Relax with Clay at Middleport Pottery

    Address:

    Middleport Pottery, Port Street, Burslem, Staffordshire, ST6 3PE

    Telephone:

    01782499766

    Type

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    Workshop/Course

    Burslem

    Stress-free, laid-back, introductory workshops for those who wish to have a go at clay. Each monthly session will focus on a new technique; i.e. slab building, pattern making, sculpting, painting and glazing.

    The sessions will be led by Ceramicist...

    Dates

    From:
    8 Aug 2018Open 18:30 - 20:00
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    5 Sept 2018Open 18:30 - 20:00
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    3 Oct 2018Open 18:30 - 20:00
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    7 Nov 2018Open 18:30 - 20:00
  18. Add Friday Twilight - 1918: The Unexpected Victory to your Itinerary

    Friday Twilight - 1918: The Unexpected Victory

    Address:

    Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Bethesda Street, City Centre, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST1 3DW

    Telephone:

    01782 232323

    Type

    Type:

    Talk

    City Centre, Stoke-on-Trent

    This talk by leading WW1 military historian Andrew Robertshaw examines the battles of 1918 on the Western Front and the reasons for the Allied success. Talk at 7pm followed by a Pie and Pea supper, tickets £10.

    Venue

    The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Stoke-on-Trent

    Dates

    From:
    10 Aug 2018Open 19:00 -
  19. Add Squawk at the Potteries Museum & Art Gallery to your Itinerary

    Squawk at the Potteries Museum & Art Gallery

    Address:

    Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Bethesda Street, City Centre, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST1 3DW

    Telephone:

    01782 232323

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    City Centre, Stoke-on-Trent

    Meet adventurer Captain Jon Voyage and his avian amigos, two vibrant birds in all the colours of the rainbow. Help them explore their surroundings and marvel at their exotic beauty. Also meet some real animals and birds including colourful Macaw...

    Dates

    From:
    11 Aug 2018Open 11:00 -
  20. Add Summer Holiday Craft Activity - Print the Potteries to your Itinerary

    Summer Holiday Craft Activity - Print the Potteries

    Address:

    Gladstone Pottery Museum, Uttoxeter Road, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST3 1PQ

    Telephone:

    01782 237777

    Type

    Type:

    Workshop/Course

    Longton, Stoke-on-Trent


    Use a variety of printing techniques to print your own Potteries skyline complete with bottle ovens in our drop-in workshop. Suitable for all ages and included with museum admission,

    Venue

    Gladstone Pottery Museum, Stoke-on-Trent

    Dates

    From:
    15 Aug 2018Open 11:00 - 16:00