Venue and Directions 

The Furnace Solutions conference will be held on Thursday 9th June 2016 at LUCIDEON, in Stoke-on-Trent

For your map book or sat nav needs below is the address for Lucideon (formerly Ceram)  and Coordinates.

Queens Road,

Sat Nav Coordinates:
N    53˚ 00' 11”
W     2˚ 11' 56”

A PDF containing directions is available for you to Download and print.

Please note these still state Ceram (old company name) not Lucideon. The directions are correct, however we are awaiting up to date maps.

This can be obtained by clicking the link below.
Map to Furnace Solutions Conference [pdf] or if you are coming from the premier inn this may help MAP[pdf]
Alternatively click to be taken to a google map and directions, to LUCIDEON, location of the Furnace Solutions Conference from your starting point.


There are 3 airports near by to stoke.

You can use Skyscanner to find flights to the above 3 airports. To go there Please click on the picture below.

Or alternatively you can use DialAFlight
Phone 01732 592958 for low cost flights

For More information about getting from airports to Stoke. Please see the Trains and coach section below.

Trains and Coaches


For more information on Stoke-on-Trent's Train station please click here. This link includes taxi numbers for use from the station and vast information about the station and facilities. The station is 2 miles away from the venue.

If you are arriving into Manchester airport there are frequent direct trains taking up to 44 minutes.

If you are arriving into Liverpool airport the trains are frequent but not direct. Journeys can take up to 2 hours.


National express operate to Stoke-on trent. Manchester airport is served by National express and you can get coaches going to Stoke. Liverpool is also served however the journey time can be up to 4 hours. More more information about other departure points to stoke can be obtained on The national express website

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