We want to make sure your visit to intu Potteries is an enjoyable one. Please see below the range of facilities and services that we offer:
SEARCH FOR A STORE OR A CENTRE FACILITY
Information pods are situated around the centre:
- Upper Mall: by SOLETRADER
- Middle Mall: by the main entrance and outside Topshop
- Lower Mall: outside New Look.
BUY INTU GIFT CARDS, LOST PROPERTY, CHILDREN'S WRISTBANDS, WHEELCHAIR HIRE, GENERAL INFORMATION
Our Customer Services Desk is located on the Upper Mall by JD Sports and SOLETRADER. Our friendly and helpful staff offer a first class service including:
• Gift card sales and enquiries
• Centre leaflets: Shopping Guide and What's On Guide.
• Free wheelchair hire
• Lost and found property
• Local tourism information
• Electric car charging cable and tag to use in the electric charging bays located in the multi-storey car park.
• First Aid including Defibrillator
The Customer Services staff can be contacted on: 01782 220302.
PARENT AND BABY ROOMS
Baby changing and feeding rooms are available with nappy vending machines if required and can be found located on Level 6 (Roof Mall) next to the toilets, or within Debenhams by their childrenwear department. We have a dedicated room for breastfeeding.
Call the helpline number 08444 48 42 30, speak to a member of security or go to the Customer Services Desk on the Upper Mall.
Write your mobile number on a wristband for your child to wear while shopping. You can collect the free wristbands from the Customer Services Desk which is located on the Upper Mall.
PARENT AND CHILD PARKING
Intu Potteries has 23 dedicated Parent & Child car parking bays on its multi-storey car park on levels 6C and 3C, close to the entrances, to make it easier for parents with children to park and access the centre. Standard car parking charges apply.
Stairs & Escalators
We have three cash machines in the centre. All are free to use.
They are located:
1. Upper Mall by the Customer Services Desk
2. Middle Mall by Millies Cookies
3. Middle Mall by Topshop
Debenhams offer a personnal shopper service. For more information, please contact Andrea on 01782 267076.
Do you have a disability which has stopped you getting around the city centre? Then Shopmobility could be just what you need.
How to use Shopmobility
You should book the equipment beforehand to make sure you get the equipment you want, especially at busy times.
On your first visit, you will need to bring identification such as a water, gas, electricity bill or a driving licence, so you can register with the scheme.
If you are using a motorised chair or scooter, a member of staff will show you how it works and once you feel confident and safe you can take the equipment into the city centre.
You then return the equipment to us at the end of your visit.
Shopmobility is open from Monday to Saturday, 10am to 5pm.
• Annual membership charge: £24
• Full Members daily usage charge: £2
• Temporary Members daily charge: £5
For more information, contact us on:
intu Potteries Car Park Level 1,
City Centre ST1 5AP
Minicom: 01782 236919
MULTI STOREY CAR PARK
With over 1200 parking spaces, including designated spaces for disabled shoppers and parent and child bays, parking could not be easier at intu Potteries. We've been awarded the Park Mark Secure Car Park Award for the 6th year running.
Here are some of the car park key features:
Pay on foot system
Colour coded levels
Parent & Child Parking Bays
The multi storey car park opens at 8am Monday to Saturday and closes an hour after the Centre closes, so 6.30pm Monday to Saturday and Thursday at 9pm. On Sunday the car park opens at 9am and closes at 5pm.
Please note times may vary due to seasonal opening hours and extended store trading times.
The car Parking charges are:
Monday to Saturday £1.20 per hour (or part thereof) maximum charge £10.
Weekdays after 4pm £1.50 for the duration.
Sunday maximum charge £1.50.
Entrances to the car park can be found on Bryan Street and Quadrant Road.
Shopmobility can be found on Level 1 of the multi-storey car park accessed by Bryan Street entrance.
Park for Less after 4pm
You can park for less on our multi-storey car park on weekdays after 4pm for just £1.50.
LONG STAY CAR PARK
Visitors who want to stay a bit longer and employees can now park on the new Long Stay Pay and Display car park on Bryan Street Monday to Saturday between the hours of 7.00am and 6.30pm for a fixed charge of £3.50. Sunday maximum charge is £1.50. Parking is free overnight between the hours of 6.30pm and 7.00am.
The long stay car park is open 24 hours a day.
Free Electric Vehicle Charging Points
Customers are able to recharge their electric cars during the course of a normal shopping trip.
The 2 bays are located on Level 1 of the multi-storey car park. No pre-booking is necessary. You will need to bring with you a 7 pronged lead.
Coach parking can be arranged. Please contact us beforehand on 01782 289822 to make a reservation.
intu Potteries is well served by bus with services from many areas. There are bus stops right outside the centre and the city centre bus station is only 10 minutes walk away.
Bus stops for the centre can be found on Quadrant Road and Stafford Street.
There are four entrances into the centre. They can be found on Market Square, Town Road, Quadrant Road and Stafford Street.
The taxi rank is on Stafford Street by The Body Shop.
Local taxi firms:
Intercity: 01782 266466
Autocab: 01782 212121
The nearest railway station is Stoke-on-Trent.
There are regular train services from Crewe, Stafford, Derby, Macclesfield, Stafford and Wolverhampton.
From there you can catch one of the many frequent buses from the bus stop outside the station, the journey time being less than 10 minutes.
By Cycle or Motorbike
Free cycle racks are available around the outside of the centre. Cycles are not permitted in the centre.
Cycling is good for you and for the environment. It's fast, convenient, gives you freedom and independence. It is reliable and takes you from door to door.