Potteries Hackspace

Let's make something!

Annual General Meeting 2017

 Aug 1, 2017 | Comments

Hi all,

Just a quick message to let you know that our Annual General Meeting is upon us.

Sorry it’s later than normal but we’ve been a bit busier than normal this year so the AGM ended up being delayed.

This will not be like our regular open night, there will be no hacking, instead, we’ll be having Pizza and drinks.



Read More

Repair Cafe Stoke-on-Trent

 May 20, 2017 | Comments

Whether you have something that needs fixing or can volunteer to help, come down!

You are looking at the regions first repair cafe! You’ve asked for it and we have responded.

Wavemaker are teaming up with Potteries hack space we are proud to bring you our first Repair Cafe. Bring your broken, electronic items, toys, devices and anything that will challenge our team of super hackers and electronic wizards. Note, this isn’t a drop off facility, this to give advice and help you fix your gear.

The event is FREE and is kid friendly! Woop woop! So come and have a coffee and a mingle.

So, what are you doing on Saturday 27th May?



Read More

Onwards and upwards for the Stoke Soapbox Derby

 Apr 18, 2017 | Comments

Over the last few weeks we’ve been putting together our plans to build a cart.

We entered our cart, “Kiln’ it” into the Redbull Soapbox Race.



Read More

We're building a soapbox cart!

 Mar 1, 2017 | Comments

We’ve signed up to the “Stoke-on-Trent Soapbox Derby”.

It’ll be on 4th June at 11am onwards at Hanley Park, Cleveland Road, Stoke-on-Trent, ST1 4DX.

We’ve come up with a name, a few designs and we have an idea for how it’s all actually going to work.

Read More

Tool up!

 Jan 5, 2017 | Comments

Hope you’ve all had a nice break over the festive period and are looking forward to the New Year ahead.

As you may know, we’ve moved the Hackspace to the city centre.

We’re now at:

50 Broad St, Hanley, Stoke on Trent, ST1 4EU

We’ve been here for a few months now and are pretty settled in now and we’re raring to go.

That’s the good news.



Read More