The Theatres Trust

Application submitted to statutory designate the Coronet Theatre, Elephant and Castle

28th July 2014

The Theatres Trust has applied for the Coronet Theatre in Elephant and Castle to be added to The National Heritage List for England. To see how the process works, please click here

The Trust is concerned about the loss of this art deco theatre to the nation and believes it meets the special criteria for designation set out in the English Heritage Culture and Entertainment Buildings Selection Guide produced by the Heritage Protection Department in March 2007. Read a summary of the Trust’s application.

If you have additional evidence and wish to support our application to English Heritage please send these to: ApplicationsSouth@english-heritage.org.uk quoting Application Reference Number 486363.

A petition has been started to save The Coronet venue


Cirencester's New Brewery Arts Centre to benefit from town centre redevelopment

24th July 2014

Application: 14/01529/FUL

Cotswold District Council consulted The Theatres Trust on the above application for a mixed use development comprising a four screen cinema, student accommodation, restaurants and cafes, shops and public realm works adjacent to the New Brewery Arts Centre in Cirencester. The Trust did not object to the application.

Read the Trust’s response

To view the planning documents online, please click here and enter the application number, then click search.


HOME Manchester receives grant of £150,000 from The Granada Foundation

24th July 2014

The Granada Foundation today, 24 July, announced a £150,000 grant to HOME, Manchester’s new £25m purpose-built centre for visual art, theatre and film. The award, the largest ever made by the charitable foundation, will go towards the capital funding of HOME, ensuring state of the art facilities when it opens in spring 2015.

For full press-release see HOME Manchester
Published 24 July 2014


Bill Kenwright blames ‘get rich quick’ attitude for show failures

24th July 2014

Read more at The Stage
Bill Kenwright blames ‘get rich quick’ attitude for show failures
Published 24 July 2014


Council can ‘no longer afford’ to run Leeds Grand

24th July 2014

Read more at The Stage
Council can ‘no longer afford’ to run Leeds Grand
Published 24 July 2014


Zoo revises plans for 'Dudley Bug' centre

24th July 2014

Read more at Express & Star
Zoo revises plans for ‘Dudley Bug’ centre
Published 24 July 2014


Concerns raised with the refurbishment of Hitchin's Town Hall

23rd July 2014

Application: 14/01633/1LB

North Hertfordshire District Council consulted The Theatres Trust on the above listed building application for the installation of electrical and mechanical services as part of the refurbishment and extension of the Hitchin Town Hall. The Trust objected to the application.

Read the Trust’s response

To view the planning documents online, please click here and enter the application number, then click search.


SMG pulls out of Mill Volvo Tyne Theatre

23rd July 2014

Read more at The Stage
SMG pulls out of Mill Volvo Tyne Theatre
Published 23 July 2014


AOC wins Chapter Arts Centre expansion

23rd July 2014

Read more at Architects Journal
AOC wins Chapter Arts Centre expansion
Published 23 July 2014


Brighton Hippodrome campaigners to fight on after council setback

23rd July 2014

Read more at The Stage
Hippodrome campaigners to fight on after council setback
Published 23 July 2014


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