The Theatres Trust

Shrewsbury's Theatre Severn closes for works to be carried out

14th January 2015

Read more in Shropshire Star
Shrewsbury’s Theatre Severn closes for works to be carried out
Published 13 January 2015


Fresh calls to re-open Doncaster’s Grand Theatre

14th January 2015

Read more in Doncaster Free Press
Fresh calls to re-open Doncaster’s Grand Theatre
Published 14 January 2015


Lion Theatre in Horncastle told to 'move out'

14th January 2015

Read more at BBC News
Lion Theatre in Horncastle told to ‘move out’
Published 14 January 2015


Leader of Llandudno Grand Theatre pressure group says it will survive

13th January 2015

Read more in the Daily Post
Leader of Llandudno Grand Theatre pressure group says it will survive
Published 13 January 2015


Colston Hall Bristol 'more in need' of Manchester £78m theatre cash

13th January 2015

Read more in BBC News Colston Hall Bristol ‘more in need’ of Manchester £78m theatre cash
Published 13 January 2015


Iconic statue safely removed from tower of Sunderland Empire

13th January 2015

Read more in Northern Echo
Iconic statue safely removed from tower of Sunderland Empire
Published 13 January 2015


Call for better-informed policymaking to encourage young people's arts engagement

13th January 2015

A report published today sets out key lessons learned from a review of 70 years of policy on young people and the arts, and calls on policymakers to better embed the lessons from the past within today’s policy framework.

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Bridgewater's Knowle Hall to become a language school

13th January 2015

Application: 04/14/00012/JE

Sedgemoor District Council consulted The Theatres Trust on the above planning application for the change of use of Knowle Hall from Class D1 to Class C2 (c) for use as a residential education facility, including renovation and landscaping works and formation of an amphitheatre. The Trust supports the application.

Read the Trust’s response

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


Minister Ed Vaizey says Harrow Arts Centre closure would leave 'hole in the heart of the community'

12th January 2015

More at This is Local London
Minister Ed Vaizey says Harrow Arts Centre closure would leave ‘hole in the heart of the community’
Published 12 January 2015


Brighton Hippodrome plans for Vue cinema shelved

12th January 2015

Read more in The Argus
Brighton Hippodrome plans for Vue cinema shelved
Published 12 January 2015


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