Stoke-on-Trent, also sometimes referred to as "The Potteries," is a city in Staffordshire in central England. It is located halfway between Manchester and Birmingham.

It was founded sometime in the 15th Century, and has been a notable site of pottery for hundreds of years.

People Born in Stoke-on-Trent

Paula Hamilton

Stoke-on-Trent in People's Lives

Javier Hernandez: I played a soccer game here in 2010, against the Stoke-on-Trent local team, which my team won.

Paula Hamilton: I was born here in 1958. However, my father tragically passed away shortly after I was born, and my mother decided to move to South Africa.

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