The Theatres Trust

Share of theatre ticket money funds revamp of Swansea Grand Theatre

5th August 2015

Read the story at South Wales Evening Post
Share of theatre ticket money funds revamp of Swansea Grand Theatre
Published 5 August 2015


Styles&Wood delivers free refurb project at Manchester’s Edge theatre

5th August 2015

Read the story at Bdaily
Styles&Wood delivers free refurb project at Manchester’s Edge theatre
Published 5 August 2015


The cost of staging an Edinburgh fringe show: artists open their account books

4th August 2015

Read the story at The Guardian
The cost of staging an Edinburgh fringe show: artists open their account books
Published 4 August 2015


Former RAF Brampton redevelopment to include a new community hall

4th August 2015

Application: 15/00368/OUT

The Theatres Trust was consulted on the above application for the redevelopment of the former RAF Brampton site near Huntingdon, including construction of a new community facility. The Trust supports the application.

Read the Trust’s response

To view the planning documents online, please click here


Weston College’s Winter Gardens plans are revealed

4th August 2015

Read the story at The Weston Mercury
Weston College’s Winter Gardens plans are revealed
Published 4 August 2015


Longborough Festival Opera – from cowshed to world-class opera house

4th August 2015

Read the story at The Stage
Backstage: Longborough – from cowshed to world-class opera house
Published 4 August 2015


Historic England Enhanced Advisory Services announced

4th August 2015

In March Historic England began a consultation on four new charged-for Enhanced Advisory Services, to sit alongside their existing free (taxpayer funded) planning and listing services. They have now assessed all of the responses and can confirm that, with over 70% of respondents supportive of the proposals, the following four new services will launch on 12th October 2015.

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Hull's former Young People’s Institute Hall to be redeveloped

4th August 2015

Application: 15/00880/LBC and 15/00879/FULL

The Theatres Trust was consulted on the above planning and listed building applications for the change of use and conversion of the lower level of the former Young People’s Institute Hall into five residential units. The Theatres Trust objected to the application due to the lack of information provided to justify the loss of a potential cultural facility.

Read the Trust’s response

To view the planning documents online, please click here


Revised plans submitted to redevelop Chelsea's Curzon

4th August 2015

Application: PP/15/04338

The Theatres Trust was consulted on the above planning application for the partial demolition and redevelopment of 196 – 222 King’s Road, Chelsea, including the Curzon Cinema, with retention of the principal façades on King’s Road to provide a six level mixed use development comprising retail, cinema, public house, roof top restaurant/bar, offices, and residential use. The Trust did not object to the application, but noted the developer must provide adequate replacement facilities.

Read the Trust’s response

To view the planning documents online, please click here


How Soon Is Now?

3rd August 2015

Read the story at The Huffington Post
How Soon Is Now?
Published 3 August 2015


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