NCS Programme Spring  2023

We look forward to seeing you at our monthly meetings see the programme below

Information for Attendees
Please note that pre-registration continues to be advisable, please use the link below to register to receive joining instructions and information for each meeting by direct communication,  even if you are not sure if you might attend.  Please note that the November meeting is a Sunday

Autumn programme 

Saturday 30 September
Coalport China Museum
Coalport YHA

11.30 am
Caughley Connections with the Potteries
Presented by Allan Smith

Walk (optional) Caughley sites around Coalport, a 2 mile walk
& /or
Coalport China Museum Visit
guided by Kate Cadman

Attendees may join in all three elements of the day.  The Museum is open 10-5.
Refreshments and lunch (at cost) are available at the YHA cafe.


Saturday 28 October 
Home Farm, Keele University

Cheap Lines and Cheap Imports:
Ceramics and the home market prior to the First World War
presented by
David Barker

Alternative Narratives in the Anglo-American ceramic trade:
Culture, identity, religion and race.
presented by
Neil Ewins

Refreshments and lunch available at cost


Please note this is a SUNDAY meeting

Sunday 19 November
Middleport Pottery
Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent

Tile Making in Stoke- Competition, Cooperation and Characters 
presented by
Rob Higgins

Members papers
Please contact us if you would like to give a 15-20 minute paper
on your favourite pottery subject.

Refreshments and lunch available at cost  at the on-site cafe