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Click here to find out more about our efforts to promote ceramics in education, and read our interviews with the winners of the Potclays Graduate Awards from the last 3 years.

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We are delighted to announce that Potclays have agreed to be the a sponsor of Yorkshire Artspace’s brand new annual Ceramic Commission for makers on their Ceramic Starter Studio Programme.  The ceramic commision is a partnership between Yorkshire Artspace, South Yorkshire Housing Association (SYHA), Museums Sheffield and now Potclays. E...

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The announcement has been made: The Great Pottery Throw Down returns to our screens for a second series on Thursday 2 February at 8pm on BBC2! We're hugely excited, as you can imagine. Will you be tuning in? Here is what Sky had to say: "Following a successful first series, The Great Pottery Throw Down returns with 10 brand new home potters - eac...

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05th January, 2017

In 2017, Potters Clay & Coal (parent company of Potclays) is 85 years young! We're very proud, and very grateful to our loyal friends and customers over the years whose support has kept us going. We'll be planning some special festivities for our Annual Open Day later in the year.

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06th December, 2016

Treat the potter in your life! Order Potclays gift vouchers before 16 December to guarantee arrival before Christmas. Any denomination, and your choice of special message. Valid for 12 months and redeemable online, over the phone or in person against products, or courses and workshops.

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Please note the following with regard to orders required before Christmas. By pre-arrangement we are able to accommodate showroom collections right up until 14.00 Thur 22 Dec.  We officially close for our Christmas Works Meeting at 14.00 Thur 22 Dec and we reopen at 8.30 Thur 5 Jan. - DELIVERIES - Deadline for placing orders: ECONOMY deli...

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EXPAND YOUR HORIZONS...LEARN SOMETHING NEW Ceramics has enjoyed somewhat of a revival of interest in the past 12 months, helped along by the BBC hit series The Great Pottery Throw Down, the second series of which is rumoured to be broadcast in the New Year. In November, Potclays released their 2017 programme of courses & workshops. Booking nu...

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by Becky Otter
  We were delighted to support Keith Brymer Jones, a judge from the hit BBC series The Great Pottery Throwdown, at the Canterbury Throwdown with 60 bags of lovely clay! The Canterbury Throwdown was organised by the Lilford Gallery and Cherry Tewfik and took place between 16-29 October. During the two weeks, a team of...

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by Becky Otter
  We were recently approached by Portmeirion who asked if we could supply a Shimpo potter's wheel and clay for demonstrations by Kevin Millward at an exclusive Sophie Conran event at Martin Moore's London showroom on 2 November.  "Sophie Conran's Entertaining Secrets" was hosted in conjunction with Homes & Gardens Magazine and Portm...

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