Volunteers & Staff

Volunteers 

Its volunteers are a major part of the the Gladstone Pottery Museum Story

Gladstone Pottery Museum Story


1971 Volunteer Engineering Group

They started it all and are still going strong, albeit with reduced numbers.

Fred Greasley,  Brian Colclough, Graham Cotton, Roy Burgess, Frank Underwood, Albert Degg, Paul Niblett, Arthur Maxfield, Peter Hambley.

Gladstone Pottery Museum Story
Gladstone Pottery Museum - volunteer engineers work on the steam engine
Photos: Arthur Maxfield  Date: 1973

Gladstone Pottery Museum - volunteer engineers
Photos: Arthur Maxfield

Gladstone Pottery Museum - volunteer engineers
photos: Arthur Maxfield

1974



Early Days

Staff and Vols have a 'bit of a do'


Gladstone Pottery Museum Story
1977 approx

1992 Volunteer Veterans


Gladstone Pottery Museum Story - Press cutting from The Sentinel 1993

1993


Gladstone Pottery Museum Story
Gladstone Pottery Museum Story - Press cutting from The Sentinel 1993

2016

Engineering volunteers Paul Niblett, Fred Greasley and Brian Colclough working on the steam engine which requires essential maintenance.








Staff 

Museum Directors/Managers

Do let me know if you can fill in any names or dates missing dates here >  terry.woolliscroft [at] gmail.com

1973 - 1978:  David Sekers OBE

1978 - 1986:  Dr. Francis Celoria

1986 - 1988:  David Malkin

1988 - ( ):  Cameron Hawke-Smith

1989 - ( ):  Morris Rushton

( ) - ( ):  Malcolm Hawkesworth

The city of Stoke-on-Trent took ownership of the museum site in 1989, and took over management of the museum in 1994.

( ) - ( ):  Peter Vigurs

( ) - ( ):  Ian Lawley

June 1996 - April 2002:  Hamish Wood

April 2002 - November 2007:  Sally Coleman

2008 - April 2019:  Angela Lee



April 2019 - present:  Alison Nicholls