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Saturday April 6th 2019
9:00pm - 2am
The Leopard Hotel
Stoke on Trent
£39.99 Per Person
The Leopard Inn is one of Stoke-on-Trent's hidden gems. A listed building in Burslem, it is steeped in history and the recent discovery of tunnels has brought it centre-stage again.
James Norris decided that Burslem needed a classy hotel to accommodate a lively commercial trade and set about extending the rear of the pub into the confines of what had formerly been a pot bank.
By 1878 Norris's new Leopard was fitted with fifty-seven Victorian bedrooms to complement the half dozen Georgian bedrooms at the front.
Overnight the Leopard became one of Stoke on Trent's premier commercial hotels overshadowing the accommodation provided by the neighbouring George Hotel, and equalling the facilities of three other city railway hotels – the Grand in Trinity Street Hanley, the Crown in Longton and Stoke’s North Stafford.
Although it remained a popular entertainment and accommodation facility the Leopard lacked the necessary interest to keep pace with changing social needs and the rooms were all closed in 1956 leaving just the ground floor Georgian rooms open to the public.
DARK SOUL Events are not for the faint-hearted. Each location is carefully chosen based on age, eye-witness accounts of hauntings or historical importance. The paranormal is vague and varied in how it should be explored and treated. At Dark Soul Events we do not tie ourselves to one philosphy or ethical standing. We treat the unknown as it should be treated - with an open mind.
Founded in 2018, DARK SOUL Events will seek to remove you from your comfort zone and place you into real haunted locations.