The Theatres Trust

Press release: Theatres Trust welcomes full-time Planning Adviser

1st September 2014

The Theatres Trust is delighted to welcome Ross Anthony as its first full-time Planning Adviser. This new role brings together all aspects of the Trust’s planning work, including its role as a statutory consultee on theatre planning applications, the development of policies which promote and protect the social and cultural value of theatres in local and neighbourhood plans, and the protection of theatres in national planning policy.

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New life proposed for Torquay's former Pavilion Theatre

1st September 2014

Application: P/2014/0282

The Theatres Trust commented on the above planning application for the change of use and restoration of the former Pavilion Theatre in Torquay from a shopping arcade to a hotel reception building with bars and restaurants, and construction of an adjacent four to seven storey hotel and residential apartment block. The Trust did not object to the application.

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


Paramount Entertainment Resort Park developers reveal goal to begin construction in 2016

29th August 2014

Read more at Kent Online
Paramount Entertainment Resort Park developers reveal goal to begin construction in 2016
Published 10 July 2014.


Bryn Terfel's Pontio opening gala a sell out in 15 minutes

29th August 2014

Read more at Daily Post
Bryn Terfel’s Pontio opening gala a sell out in 15 minutes
Published 21 August 2014.


London Paramount Entertainment Resort comes to Ebbsfleet

29th August 2014

Read more at London Evening Standard
London Paramount Entertainment Resort comes to Ebbsfleet
Published 7 August 2014.


Norwich Theatre Royal reveals plans for a £3m education centre

29th August 2014

Read more at EDP24
Norwich Theatre Royal reveals plans for a £3m education centre
Published 29 August 2014.


DCMS Blog: Good news for the arts in the UK

29th August 2014

Read more on the DCMS Blog
Culture Minister, Ed Vaizey praises the theatre tax relief coming into effect on Monday1 September.
Published 29 August 2014.


Tax relief encouraging regional theatre touring productions launched by Chancellor

29th August 2014

Announced at the Autumn Statement 2013, the relief will provide an additional corporation tax deduction, or a payable tax credit, worth up to 25% of qualifying expenditure for touring productions and 20% for all other productions.

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Roz Barr completes new school theatre for King Fahad School, London

29th August 2014

Read more at Architects Journal (paid for subscription only).
Roz Barr completes new school theatre for King Fahad School, London. Find out more from Roz Barr Architects

Published 19 August 2014.


Tim Ronalds last architect standing in Bradford Odeon contest

29th August 2014

Read more at Architects Journal (paid for subscription only).
Tim Ronalds last architect standing in Bradford Odeon contest
Published 7 August 2014.


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