The Theatres Trust

Blow for campaign to save Derby Hippodrome

3rd September 2014

Read more at The Stage
Blow for campaign to save Derby Hippodrome
Published 3 September 2014


Wales Millennium Centre announces 10th anniversary programme

3rd September 2014

Read more at The Stage
Wales Millennium Centre announces 10th anniversary programme
Published 3 September 2014


Elizabethan playhouse in Poland to host work by Shakespeare’s Globe

3rd September 2014

Read more at The Stage
Elizabethan playhouse in Poland to host work by Shakespeare’s Globe
Published 3 September 2014


Arts Development UK Conference 2014

3rd September 2014

When: 16th – 17th October
Where: Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff Bay
Find out more at Arts Development UK
Published 3 September 2014


The Roses theatre in Tewkesbury closer to getting £150,000 council money

3rd September 2014

Read more at Gloucestershire Echo
The Roses theatre in Tewkesbury closer to getting £150,000 council money
Published 3 September 2014


Developers amend plans for Kingston's Regal Cinema

2nd September 2014

Application: 13/13017/FUL and 13/13018/LBC

The Theatres Trust commented on amended plans relating to the above planning and listed building applications for alterations and redevelopment of Kingston upon Thames’s former Regal Cinema/ Gala Bingo, comprising the erection of three additional levels to the cinema building, the subdivision and reuse of the auditorium, and a new seven storey extension to the east. The Trust continued to object to the applications.

Read the Trust’s response

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


Darlington children’s theatre gets go ahead

2nd September 2014

Read more at The Northern Echo
Councillors agree to purchase of former fire station for children’s theatre scheme
Published 2 September 2014


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.

Read the Trust’s response

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


Tax relief sets stage for investment boom in UK theatre

1st September 2014

Read more at The Guardian
Tax relief sets stage for investment boom in UK theatre
Published 1st September 2014


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