Happy Staffordshire Day

It's Staffordshire Day and although we can't get out and celebrate, Enjoy Staffordshire have done a fantastic job of bringing the celebrations into your home.

Take a look at the timeline of entertainment below

09:00 Shadow Puppets: The Story of Josiah Wedgwood

10:00 Making Staffordshire oatcakes with Cris Cohen

10:00 Stories from Samuel Johnson Birthplace Museum

11:00 The Rattlebag Poetry Challenge with Ingrid Wagner

11:00 Pyjamarama family fun with Staffordshire Libraries

11:30 Why the monkeys came to Staffordshire live with Trentham Monkey Forest

12:00 Live music with Naked Sunday

13:00 Anglo-Saxon embroidery with Katherine Keatley

13:00 Virtual exhibition and poems with Mal Dewhirst: On Your Doorstep

14:00 Poetry with Mel Wardle

14:00 Drawing a portrait with Eleanor Heath

14:00 Micro and small business webinar with Staffordshire University Business School

14:00 Virtual tour of the William Salt Library, Stafford

14:15 Showcase of the Spoken Word with WORD Stafford

14:30 How to compost: what it is, why we should all do it and how to get started or improve

15:00 Meet the Giant Rabbits with Peak Wildlife Park

15:00 CreateSpace Staffordshire Day Art Challenge

16:00 Live music with Lauren May

17:00 Local history talk: Staffordshire's Shoe Industry

17:00 Find Your Voice with Staffordshire Youth Union

18:00 Staffordshire’s Big Bad Knot Going Out Party

20:00 The Great Big Staffordshire Quiz with CPRE Staffordshire

If you missed it - most of the shows have recordings so you can still watch again!

And if you want to do your bit, Enjoy Staffordshire wants to see your MUGSHOTS.  Yep, we want to see a picture of you, with a STAFFORDSHIRE MADE mug, so get in your cupboard, lift up those cups and see what was made locally! 

Here's mine

Staffordshire Day Mugshot


If you have a mug, use the #StaffordshireDay hashtag as you post your pic!