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Service information for bus operator First Potteries, previously known as Potteries, of Stoke on Trent.

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Archive Photo Gallery.
The photos below are provided solely for enthusiast interest, have been taken over many years, and are not intended to illustrate the current vehicles or livery of the company.
Picture of First Potteries bus AHU515V in Hanley
Photograph taken in Hanley, during 1996
Livery no longer current
Vehicle no longer operated
All photos are copyright. The inclusion of a photo above is not intended to give the impression that the vehicle concerned is used in service by the operator now, or at any time in the past, on any of the services listed. The liveries shown are not intended to illustrate a livery that is in use at present, or at any time in the past.

Address Stoke on Trent
ST6 2AQ 
 Stoke on Trent (City of) 
 
Telephone01782 524444 
 
Website address    Fleet List and books for First Potteries, In Association with Amazon.co.uk    

Service Details
The following may have subsequently changed and is intended as a guide.
32 bus services are listed on this site. Of these details are unknown for 14. Using a basic calculation (explained here) the following are guesses for the number of journeys operated per day on the other 18 services:
   Monday-Friday: 371   Saturday: 358   Sunday: 45   
This company operates in this area:
 North : Biddulph 
West : CreweOperating area of First Potteries East : Uttoxeter, Thomas Alleynes School
 South : Stafford, Rail Station 
 Largest place served : Hanley, Bus Station

Google Earth map for First Potteries
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LISTING OF TRANSPORT SERVICES
Express coach services are shown in bold and train/tramway services in bold italics
Click on the service number or details below for more information.
Num.Service (From/To)General Details
3   Hanley to Crewe   Evenings only, one way, Mon to Fri (3 trips) Sat (6 trips)   
   Hanley to Crewe    Mon to Sat (every 30 mins) Sun (24 trips)   
   Hanley to Radway Green   Evenings only, one way, Sun (2 trips)   
   Radway Green to Hanley    Mon to Fri (1 trip)   
   Crewe (Rail Station to Bus Station)   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (1 trip) Sat (4 trips)   
3A   Talke Pits to Hanley   Details Unknown   
4   Chesterton to Hanley   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (1 trip)   
   Hanley to Audley (Wereton Estate)    Mon to Sat (every 30 mins) Sun (16 trips, 20 back)   
   Hanley to Chesterton   Only this direction, Sun (4 trips)   
   Hanley to Newcastle under Lyme   Only this direction, Sun (4 trips)   
   Newcastle under Lyme to Chesterton   Early Mornings, this way only, Mon to Fri (1 trip)   
   Newcastle under Lyme to Hanley   Evenings only, one way, Sun (6 trips)   
4A   Chesterton to Hanley   Only this direction, MonThuFri (1 trip) Sat (2 trips)   
   Hanley to Chesterton   Only this direction, MonThuFri (1 trip) Sat (2 trips)   
   Hanley to Kidsgrove (St Johns Primary School)   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (1 trip)   
   Hanley to Kidsgrove (St Johns Primary School)   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (25 trips) Sat (48 trips) Sun (18 trips)   
   Hanley to Talke Pits   Evenings only, one way, Mon to Fri (1 trip) Sat (2 trips)   
   Kidsgrove (St Johns Primary School) to Hanley   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (1 trip)   
   Kidsgrove (St Johns Primary School) to Hanley   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (25 trips) Sat (48 trips) Sun (22 trips)   
   Kidsgrove (St Johns Primary School) to Newcastle under Lyme   Evenings only, one way, Sun (2 trips)   
   Newcastle under Lyme to Kidsgrove (St Johns Primary School)   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (1 trip)   
4E   Audley to Hanley   Details Unknown   
5   Hanley to Abbey Hulton    Mon to Sat (every 15 mins) Sun (20 trips, 22 back)   
6   Hanley to Meir (Meir Park)   Details Unknown   
6A   Meir (Meir Park) to Hanley   Early Mornings, this way only, Mon to Fri (1 trip)   
6C   Meir (Meir Park) to Hanley    Mon to Fri (?)   
7   Hanley to Chell    Sun (18 trips)   
   Hanley to Kidsgrove   Evenings only, one way, Mon to Fri (2 trips) Sat (4 trips)   
   Kidsgrove to Hanley    Mon to Sat (every 30 mins) Sun (24 trips)   
   Smallthorne to Kidsgrove   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (1 trip)   
7A   Hanley to Biddulph    Mon to Fri (27 trips, -30 back) Sat (52 trips, -30 back) Sun (24 trips)   
   Hanley to Biddulph   Evenings only, one way, Mon to Fri (2 trips) Sat (4 trips)   
   Hanley to Biddulph    Mon to Fri (1 trip)   
8   Hanley to Ball Green   Details Unknown   
8A   Hanley to Endon   Details Unknown   
11   Hanley to Longton (Interchange)   Details Unknown   
12   Adderley Green to Hanley   Details Unknown   
12A   Bentilee to Longton   Details Unknown   
18   Hanley to Haregate    Mon to Sat (every 20 mins) Sun (18 trips)   
   Haregate to Leek   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (3 trips) Sat (4 trips)   
 
Council areas that this operator appears to operate in:
   Services in Staffordshire County
   Services in Stoke on Trent (City of)
 
 

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The database was updated on 11 Nov 2018

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