Prince Charles has arrived for his day of Royal engagements in Stoke-on-Trent.
The Prince arrived in the all black Royal Train at a damp Stoke railway station at 10am this morning.
His first engagement is visiting Middleport Potteries to open The Prince of Wales Studio.
He will then visit Wedgwood Institute to see the results of their regeneration work and plans in the future.
This afternoon, Prince Charles will be visiting both Burslem School of Art and Burslem Police Station.
He will be speaking to students and officers at both venues about their works in the last year.
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(Pictures by Richard Holmes)