Open Weekend offering some FREE events

Various FREE and discounted events are taking place throughout Stoke-on-Trent for a cultural special Open Weekend. Cultural Destinations across Stoke-on-Trent are throwing open their doors and encouraging visitors to get creating and making as part of a special Open Weekend designed to celebrate the creativity of the city. Coming hot on the heels of the...

New Cafe at Hanley Park

The new café in Hanley Park’s pavilion building has officially opened to the public – marking a major milestone in the National Lottery supported multi-million pound restoration of the 60-acre site. Named The Pavilion and operated by company Caterleisure, the café will be open seven days a week and has 74 seats both indoor and […]

Business appointees will help Alice Charity to support more vulnerable families

The Alice Charity have welcomed two new trustees from the business world to help them support more vulnerable families in Stoke-on-Trent and Newcastle-under-Lyme. Entrepreneur Matthew Dashper-Hughes and Finance Director Larne Payne bring a wealth of experience to the Alice Board of Trustees. Matthew has held chief executive posts at Bargain Booze and Rymans,...

Belong join forces to help neighbours

An initiative launched by Belong Newcastle-under-Lyme has seen customers and residents from two care villages join forces in aid of animals affected by the catastrophic bushfires in Australia.   The Lower Street care village invited participants from neighbouring Belong Crewe to bolster efforts and together, they volunteered an afternoon knitting, sewing...