Visiting Stoke

Stoke-on-Trent is a unique city known as The Potteries and with its rich industrial heritage, it has respectfully claimed the title of world Capital of Ceramics. Stoke-on-Trent is located less than an hour from Birmingham, Manchester and Liverpool and only one and a half hours from London Euston by train.

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The Clay Foundation is a registered charity set up to deliver the British Ceramics Biennial and our year round programme of community, health and education work in Stoke-on-Trent. As a charity, we rely on your support to make a difference in Stoke-on-Trent. Support us to bring creativity and clay to more schools, community groups and health organisations across the city.