Category Archive: Burslem

Nov 14 2016

Christmas and New Year events across Stoke-on-Trent 2016

Event Name Description Location Event Dates View Event Stoke-on-Trent City Centre Christmas Lights Switch-on The event will kick-start a host of Christmas celebrations across Stoke-on-Trent and marks the beginning of late night shopping in the City Centre. Albion Square 17/11/2016 View Event Hartshill Christmas Fair A traditional Christmas Fair with stalls and demonstrations from local …

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Feb 16 2016

City cemeteries full within 10 years without expansion plan

Burial space at cemeteries across Stoke-on-Trent will run out by 2026 according to a report to councillors next week. The report says that spaces for new burials will run out in Longton next year after plans to use adjacent allotments next to Longton Cemetery were abandoned after a campaign by allotment holders. Other city cemeteries that will run …

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Jan 04 2016

Bright future for Wedgwood Institute thanks to Lottery £2.6million

One of England’s most ‘at risk’ Victorian buildings, the Wedgwood Institute in Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent, will be restored thanks to HLF investment of £2.6million. Leading regeneration charity, The Prince’s Regeneration Trust (PRT), can now progress an ambitious £6.9m project, in partnership with Stoke-on-Trent Council, to restore the Wedgwood Institute. The Grade II* listed building will be …

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Nov 18 2015

Stoke-on-Trent Christmas shoppers to get free parking across six towns

Stoke-on-Trent City Council is giving shoppers a festive treat in the run-up to Christmas with free parking across the six towns. Parking in all of Stoke-on-Trent’s public car parks will be free after 3pm throughout the whole of December in Fenton, Meir, Tunstall, Hanley, Longton, Burslem, Stoke and Meir, and all day every Sunday (December …

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Mar 31 2015

How much did Stoke-on-Trent council taxpayers pay for this end terrace house in Middleport?

How much did council taxpayers in Stoke-on-Trent pay for this end terrace house in Middleport just months before they then demolished it in 2013? Perhaps it might help to tell you it was adjacent to a compulsory purchase area where over 100 homes were bought and demolished because they were unfit with an average purchase …

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Feb 04 2015

Burslem: Most vacant high street in the UK

Burslem in Stoke-on-Trent has topped a list of the most vacant high streets in the UK.

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Jan 28 2015

Longton and Burslem £1.7m regeneration windfall

Nearly £1.7 million is set to be spent bringing buildings and businesses back to life in two of Stoke-on-Trent’s towns – and boosting their economies at the same time. The works, getting under way in Burslem and Longton this month, will see the restoration and repair of listed buildings and shop fronts, and the creation …

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