What's on inBurslem


Welcome to Burslem

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Burslem - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Burslem to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Burslem

27
SEP
Sandbach Concert Series September Concert
Arkesden: St Mary the Virgin

Described as being simply world‐class by Opera Magazine the NCO has established a reputation as one of the leading chamber orchestras in the country. Nicholas Ward the orchestras Artistic Director presents a string quartet performance of great contrast and variety with Shostakovichs…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01270 111111
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02
OCT
200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh
RishikeshYTTC

Searching for a flawless 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh India Rishikesh yoga educator preparing focus is the place you will get an entire yoga instructors course ‐ a blend of reverential conventional and proficient in India. Our 200 Hour Yoga…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 8938 816573
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04
OCT
Promise & Promiscuity
Clonter Opera Theatre

Following a great success at Edinburgh Festival Penny Ashton flies in from Australia to bring this cheeky one man show marking the 200th anniversary of Jane Austens Departure. Tickets £15 Students £10. Doors Open 2:30pm Performance Starts 3:00pm Post‐performance tea avaiable to…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01260 224514
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07
OCT
Kings Hall Stoke All Nighter
Kings Hall

The Worlds Best All Nighter NOW IN OUR 21st YEARACCEPT NO SUBSTITUTES‐THIS IS THE MOST POPULAR SOUL ALL NIGHTER on the PlanetThe Worlds Best Attended Northern Soul All Nighter. Used extensively in motion pictures and TV documentaries.The All Nighter features 5…

Location: 2.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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14
OCT
Folk@Clonter - Colum Sands
Clonter Opera Theatre

Clonter is delighted to welcome back this delightful Irish bard with both his tremendous humanity but also wit to mark World Mental Health Day. Tickets £12 Doors Open 6:00pm Performance Starts 8:00pm. Pre‐performance tea available to pre‐order. BOOK THROUGH BOX OFFICE ONLY.…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01260 224514
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25
OCT
Sandbach Concert Series October Concert
St Mary's Church

A welcome return to Sandbach for Craig Ogden this time showcasing a fantastic new collaboration with vocalist Jacqui Dankworth which includes new arrangements of songs by Burt Bacharach Jerome Kern and others. Jacqui Dankworth One of our finest singers regardless of category…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01270 111111
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10
NOV
The Circus of Horrors. Voodoo
Gatehouse Theatre

After taking to the road over 22 years ago and touring all over the world the phenomenon returns with its latest brand new incarnation Voodoo. The spectacular features an amazing amalgamation of bizarre & fantastic circus acts acts all woven into a…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01785 619080
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11
NOV
Opera Gala
Clonter Opera Theatre

A variety of well loved opera arias and duets and some musical theatre numbers in a well established operatic prelude to Christmas. Tickets £27 £37 £45 Students £10. Doors Open 6:00pm Performance Starts 7:00pm Interval 70 minute supper interval; pre‐order supper hamper…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01260 224514
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29
NOV
Sandbach Concert Series November Concert
St Mary's Church Hall

Over 100 Years of Women and The Saxophone is a project by saxophonist Amy Green and composersaxophonist Charlotte Harding celebrating the pioneering female saxophonists composers and bandleaders who were integral in developing their instrument their art and their profession.With pianist Christine Zerafa.…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01270 111111
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02
DEC
Gospel@Clonter
Clonter Opera Theatre

Hailed as one of the worlds greatest gospel choirs conducted by Ken Burton the London Adventist Chorale returns by popular request to perform their annual Christmas Special. Tickets £16 £21 £26 £30 Students £10 Children under 16 £8. Doors open 6:00pm Performance…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01260 224514
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16
DEC
Swinging Christmas
Clonter Opera Theatre

Returning this year is the U.Ks number 1 Big Band singer Matthew Ford presenting an evening of Christmas classics accompanied by the world famous Fodens Band. Tickets £16 no concessions. BOOK THROUGH www.priorbooking.com OR MARK WILKINSON 07740354106…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01260 224514
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28
FEB
Sandbach Concert Series February Concert
St Mary's Church Hall

A rising young piano star and passionate performer Dominic Degavino was recently a prize winner at the Royal Over‐seas League competition. Concert supported by the Royal Over‐seas League. Includes spotlight concert by local young musicians art exhibition and raffle in aid of…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01270 111111
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28
MAR
Sandbach Concert Series March Concert
St Mary's Church Hall

Sophie Rosa and Benjamin Powell return to Sandbach Concert Series to perform a programme centering around Beethoven Violin Sonata in G major Op. 96. Known for its etherial serenity and lyrical beauty the last of the ten sonatas is undoubtedly one of…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01270 111111
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25
APR
Sandbach Concert Series April Concert
St Mary's Church Hall

Rachel Helleur‐Simcock is a member of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra and The 12 Cellists of The Berlin Philharmonic. Together with International piano sensation Gwilym Simcock they will be presenting a program of French music and original pieces for cello & piano. Includes…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01270 111111
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30
MAY
Sandbach Concert Series May Concert
St Mary's Church Hall

A welcome return to Sandbach for soprano Anna‐Clare Monk who along with harpist Lauren Scott will be performing songs by Ivor Novello as well as opera favourites by Puccini & Dvorak. Includes spotlight concert by local young musicians art exhibition and raffle…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01270 111111
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27
JUN
Sandbach Concert Series June Concert
St Mary's Church Hall

In existence for over 25 years Tubalat has become one of the UKs leading low‐brass ensembles. The groups dynamic performances coupled with unrivalled virtuosity and variety always manages to astound listeners. Includes spotlight concert by local young musicians art exhibition and raffle…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01270 111111
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Tourist Attractions


Aerial Extreme

Ever fancied swinging about, high up in the trees Now's your chance with our tree‐mendous course at the Trentham Estate. All ages are guaranteed a bucket load of fun. How much can you handle Swing by and find outJoin us for a unique, exciting and fun packed experience…

Churnet Valley Railway

'The Railway in the Valley'. Cheddleton Station is located towards the northern end of the current Churnet Valley line and is the headquarters of the railway. It is one of only three original Churnet Valley Stations that have survived demolition in the 1960s and 1970s the other…

Foxfield Light Railway

The Foxfield Light Railway is one of the UKs earliest heritage railways. The line was built in the 1890s and unlike many lines which follow valleys, the Foxfield Railway maintains a 5 mile round journey which boldly crosses open moorland, hills and woodland. This results in spectacular…

Wedgwood Visitor Centre

The Wedgwood Visitor Centre is a fascinating and revealing insight into a pottery renowned throughout the world. A great social and environmental reformer, he built for his potters a complete village, Etruria, with good housing and a modern factory.The tour follows the entire production process from raw…

Biddulph Grange Garden

Designed in the mid‐19th century by James Bateman to display specimens from his extensive and wide‐ranging plant collection, the garden is set out in a series of connected 'compartments'. Visitors are taken on a journey of discovery through tunnels and pathways to individual gardens inspired by countries around…

Borough Museum and Art Gallery

Hidden in Brampton Park less than half a mile from the town centre lies Newcastle‐Under‐Lymes local history museum featuring over 2000 years of Borough history.Set in beautiful parkland the Museum and Art Gallery has something for everyone. Alongside our temporary exhibitions programme we have galleries depicting the rich…

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