Canal Photowalk Westport Lake to Middleport Pottery, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire

Distance: Around 3/4 mile

Cost: Free

Parking: Free parking at Westport Lake visitor centre, Westport Lake Road, ST6 4RZ

Paths and Accessibility: Flat, canalside paths with no steps.  Easy access

General Information: This is a short canalside walk from Westport Lake to Middleport Pottery, with nature, some derelict buildings and pottery kilns.  It can be easily extended further along the canal in either direction, around Westport Lake for more nature and wildlife interest, or around the beautiful Victorian site of Middleport Pottery.

Amenities: Toilets and refreshments are available at Middleport Pottery and at the Westport Lake visitor centre

Walked and submitted by the Photographers Collective North Staffordshire and other participants in March 2018

You can see more information on Middleport Pottery here - http://www.middleportpottery.org/ and Westport Lake here - http://www.staffs-wildlife.org.uk/visitor-centres/westport-lake-visitor-centre.  For more information about canals and walks along canals, visit the Canal & Rivers Trust website - https://canalrivertrust.org.uk/

This group photowalk was organised by the Photographers Collective North Staffordshire, supported by players of The People's Postcode Lottery.  If you're interested in joining us on a future walk, please subscribe with your email address below to be notified by email.