29th September to 1st October 2024  |  Telford International Centre

Telford International Centre - St Quentin Gate Telford TF3 4JH - Google maps

What three words: GENTLE, MOTIVATES, PARTY

PATS 2024 Opening Times
Sunday 29th September 09:30 - 17:00
Monday 30th September 09:30 - 17:00
Tuesday 1st October 09:30 - 16:00


By Road

Travelling by road - Situated 15 minutes from the M6 motorway. 

Drive times:
Birmingham City Centre 45 minutes
Manchester City Centre 1 hour 30 minutes
Bristol City Centre  1 hour 45 minutes
Leeds City Centre  2 hours 15 minutes
London (M25)   2 hours 15 minutes

Directions Northbound Southbound

Parking is free of charge at the venue. There are 1,300 free car parking spaces on site, subject to availability. Once these car parks are full there are many other options for parking at a charge in the surrounding multi-storey car parks, check FAQ's for prices and further information.


The Telford International Centre is just two minutes by taxi or shuttle bus from Telford Central Railway Station, with regular connecting services from either Birmingham International, Birmingham New Street, Wolverhampton or Shrewsbury.  For all National Rail enquiries please call +44 (0)3457 48 49 50 or visit their website 

A courtesy bus service will run from the station on open days with the last return leaving for the station 30 minutes after the show closes.


The Telford International Centre is less than;

  • One hour by road from Birmingham International airport, with rail connections from Birmingham International Station via Birmingham New Street.
  • One and a half hours by road from Manchester Airport.
  • Two hours by road from Liverpool John Lennon Airport


We had a fantastic experience exhibiting at PATS, where we were able to showcase our products. PATS provides us with an excellent platform to connect with industry professionals, gain valuable market insights, and establish relationships, making it a truly successful and rewarding experience.

Charlie Williams
Commercial Director |  Canagan Group

The amount of new products on display is amazing. A visit to PATS is more than worthwhile - it's essential if you're a serious retailer.

Amanda Tallis
Harrys Pets

PATS is the show not to be missed, we get busier every year without a doubt

Rob Newsome
Director Sales and Operations |  Danish Design

This year was my seventh trip to PATS. It’s so important for us to keep up to date and stay relevant, and the event helps us to do that every year

Jo Sutton
Owner |  Discount Feeds in Wetherby
The New Starter Zone had a serious buzz about it. We had a lot of interest, keeping us busy on both days of the show. It was perfect for a new business starting out. 
Louise Toal
Owner & Founder |  Furr Boost
I think the show is important to the industry as it gives people the chance to talk face to face. I loved the New Starter Zone
Jo Milnes
Distinctive Pets, Yorkshire
As a Dutch-based supplier of live, frozen and dried fish food, aquarium plants and water treatments to UK retail outlets, public aquaria and zoos, I am thrilled to hear that PATS is introducing a dedicated aquatics section into its trade show. The fusion of pets and aquatics under one roof promises a great three-day event.
Joey Abrahams
Commercial Director |  Aquadip

Supporting Partners

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PATS 2024

Visiting or Exhibiting - Secure your spot and join us for an unforgettable experience. We can't wait to welcome you all!