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 (stōk′ŏn-trĕnt′, -ôn-)
A city of west-central England south of Manchester. Historically noted for the production of ceramics, it is the center of the district known as the Potteries.


1. (Placename) a city in central England, in Stoke-on-Trent unitary authority, Staffordshire on the River Trent: a centre of the pottery industry; university (1992). Pop: 259 252 (2001)
2. (Placename) a unitary authority in central England, in N Staffordshire. Pop: 238 000 (2003 est). Area: 93 sq km (36 sq miles)


or Stoke′-upon-Trent′


a city in N Staffordshire, in central England, on the Trent River. 255,800.
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The works consist of the maintenance, supply and installation of the traffic signal equipment and associated on-street ITS equipment throughout the area of the Council for the City of Stoke-on-Trent.
WALES' public services should replicate what's happening in the English city of Stoke-on-Trent.
CoRE will be the catalyst for regenerating a derelict Victorian Pottery site and bringing new life to a run-down part of the city of Stoke-on-Trent.
The City of Stoke-on-Trent is made up of six towns," explains show spokesman Richard Swancott.
The support provided by this service will be delivered to customers within the boundaries of the City of Stoke-on-Trent.
As part of the sceheme, the City of Stoke-on-Trent Sixth Form College will move from its current site to one directly overlooking the junction of Leek Road and Station Road while close by will Staffordshire University's new Science Centre.