Port Vale

Port Vale (Burslem)

Burleigh, handcrafted at Middleport Pottery

Events coinciding with home games in August
20 Jazz at Middleport
31 Historic Narrowboat: Middleport to Harecastle
September
14/15 Classic Vehicle Rally
21-22 Apedale Valley Railway 50th Anniversary
October
4-6 Stone Food & Drink Festival
5 (to 22 Dec) Potters Lane
26/27 Halloween Specials at Apedale Valley Railway

Exhibitions
from 19 Jul Middleport Pottery: A Victorian Innovation
to 23 Aug Loveclay: Emma Rodgers
to 25 Aug Assignments: British Press Photographers
to 1 Sep Victoria: 200th Anniversary
6-27 Sep Middleport Studios
to 8 Sep Sugar, Spice & All Things Nice
to 22 Sep Exploring Human Migration
to 3 Nov Apollo 50
to 3 Nov Butterflies
to 1 Jan 2020 New Arrivals

What to See
You’ll find accounts of Burslem’s (and the Potteries’) tourist attractions in Towns of Two Halves (and of 91 other places: order the book now for £8 from info@townsof2halves.co.uk). For additional information plus shopping, eating out etc there’s Visit Stoke. For events coming up go to Visit Stoke’s What’s On pages.
Links to Burslem points of interest include:

Arnold Bennett Locations
Middleport Pottery
Westport Lake