With over 256,000 residents, Stoke-on-Trent is one of Staffordshire’s largest cities. It’s made up of the union of six towns: Stoke-upon-Trent, Hanley, Burslem, Tunstall, Longton, and Fenton. Like many territories in the region, the towns are supported by their industrial and manufacturing sectors. Some 20,000 coal workers were employed within Stoke-on -Trent during the Industrial Revolution, making it a significant producer in the region and fuelling its growth well into the post-Industrial era.
Most know Stoke-on-Trent for its pottery. Many historic ceramic brands hail from the area, including Minton, who owned the leading ceramic factory in all of Europe during the Victorian Era. The city is a significant contributor to the UK’s economy, with a GDP valued at £6.9 billion. It’s also on track to have the third fastest growing jobs market in the country.
Taybar Security is proud to provide security for the businesses, academic institutions and properties of bustling Stoke-on-Trent.