Winning the UK City of Culture 2021 could bring a 73 million boost to Stoke-on-Trent’s economy in 2021 and create more than 1,800 jobs, according to a chief economist.
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MPs Gareth Snell and Ruth Smeeth are going in all guns blazing to put Stoke-on-Trent on the map. After the decision was made to move Channel 4s headquarters in March, they are backing the Potteries to become the next location of Channel 4s home.
City of Culture 2021 judges made their first stop today in Stoke-on-Trent on their tour of the five finalists.
The six judges had a cultural tour of the city, from seeing what Staffordshire University had to offer to visiting Spode and the China Hall, where the British Ceramics Biennial is taking place.
When artist Belinda Latimer started having panic attacks she found a way of coping that opened up a world of creativity. StaffsLive’s Jess Dawson spoke to her at her studio in Stoke.
Fed up following a heart attack and struggling with a difficult recovery period, Belinda Latimer remembered one of her first loves – textiles.
Eleven cities, including Stoke-on-Trent, have thrown their hats in the City of Culture 2021 ring.
But how do the runners and riders shape up as the nine-month race begins to win the prize? Reporter Amy Walker takes a closer look.
Business leaders have today met to give their backing to Stoke-on-Trent’s 2021 City of Culture bid.
What is love to the people of Stoke on Trent? Emma-Leigh Hayes went to the Trading Love exhibition in Hanley to find out.
The city of Stoke-on-Trent has been hosting cultural events for months in the bid to be awarded the title of City of Culture 2021, and now they have another event to help boost their popularity.