Welcome to Hanley

The capital or centre of Stoke-on-Trent, Hanley is a town that boasts excellent shopping, a wealth of local amenities, homely bars and an expanding selection of pubs, clubs, cultural attractions and eateries. In a nutshell, it’s well worth a visit - especially with the renaissance of the town's Cultural Quarter (watch out Manchester!).


Shop 'til you drop in the intu Potteries shopping centre, explore the delights of Piccadilly, check out the town's hidden gems, behold the Spitfire in Hanley Museum or stretch your legs over at Central Forest Park - the choice is yours.


Did you know, duck? Iconic Guns ‘N’ Roses guitarist, Slash, was born in the Hanley area.


The highlights of Hanley


While you're up Hanley, duck, you should visit these gems:


  • The intu Potteries Shopping Centre
  • The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery
  • Central Forest Park
  • Cineworld and the brand new intu Potteries dining court
  • The Cultural Quarter (as mentioned) - here you'll be able to enjoy a discounted bite to eat at The Quarter with your Rockett Recommends VIP discount card

Explore Hanley

When it comes to the Potteries, there's so much to see and do.Frankly, it's an exciting place, and if you're looking for something fun to do, we've a few things up our sleeve.Enjoy! ...
Looking for top eats in the Newcastle under Lyme and Stoke-on-Trent area?From cosy cafes to fantastic foodie hangouts, our ever-growing selection of restaurants is sure to tantalise your tastebuds.And that’s not all…When...
If you're looking to get around, The Potteries is well connected.Of course, Uber now operates in and around Stoke-on-Trent - bonus - but if you're looking to get around after a few jars, here you'll find our top...
North Staffordshire is rife with wonderful green open spaces and whether you like a leisurely stroll or a challenging hike, there’s no end of choice.Here you’ll find our top suggestions for parks and walks in and around The...
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