Stoke-on-Trent

  1. The vision and masterplan for the station and wider Stoke ‘square mile’ pave the way to maximising the opportunities for residents, businesses, visitors and students to connect to the Core Cities of London, Birmingham and Manchester via the services that operate to and from Stoke directly.
  2. In March 2021, Capital&Centric announced plans for the exciting new Urban Quarter in Stoke-on-Trent next to the main train station. The plans will involve a transformation of the city centre site, with around 180 new homes, a 150-bed hotel, 25,000 sq ft of workspaces and 10,000 sq ft of retail and leisure space.
  3. Building modern working environments
  4. Spode is coming back to life and is now home to almost 50 artists’ studios, a 26-room hotel that is fully occupied most nights, a popular café and a revamped and extended visitor centre. The China Halls, a vast space which acted as the factory’s main production area where 250 people would once work, is now being used as a unique venue for private events.
  5. In 2015, Stoke-on-Trent City Council was successful in securing £19.75m of funding to help to deliver the infrastructure for a low carbon District Heat Network (DHN).