The Theatres Trust

Hogwart's banners to decorate the Palace Theatre

1st June 2016

Application: 16/04049/LBC

The Theatres Trust supported the above listed building application for installation of four high level banners at the West End’s Palace Theatre in relation to the new Harry Potter Production.

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Portobello's George Cinema threatened with demolition

1st June 2016

Application: 16/02052/FUL and 16/02052/LBC

The Theatres Trust objected to the above planning and listed building application to demolish the former George Cinema in Portobello, Edinburgh, for construction of a residential flat building.

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Planning application for Hackney Wick Central includes replacement theatre space for The Yard

31st May 2016

Application: 16/00166/OUT

The Theatres Trust commented on the above outline planning application for redevelopment of the area known as Hackney Wick Central and includes provision of a replacement theatre for The Yard.

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Trampoline center proposed behind the Morecambe Winter Gardens

31st May 2016

Application: 16/00578/FUL

The Theatres Trust commented on the above planning application for construction of a trampoline center behind the Morecambe Winter Gardens.

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New cultural venue proposed in Elephant and Castle

26th May 2016

Application: 16/AP/5125

The Theatres Trust commented on the above planning application for construction of a mixed use development which will include a new cultural space (Class D1/ D2/ Sui Generis) at ground and basement levels. The Trust highlighted that it is important all operational issues are taken into consideration at this planning stage to ensure the venue is viable and will deliver the expected cultural benefits for the local community and to the development itself.

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Residential scheme threatens the Kentish Town Forum

26th May 2016

Application: 2016/1482/P

The Theatres Trust objected to the above planning application for the demolition of a Class B8 warehouse and redevelopment for Class C3 residential units near the Forum Theatre in Kentish Town.

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A new life for historic theatres

24th May 2016

Theatres Trust has been mentioned in Arts Professional

A new life for historic theatres

Rebecca Morland, Theatres Adviser at the Theatres Trust shares step-by-step advice for groups looking to save historic theatre buildings from decay, demolition or closure.

Published 24 May 2016


Look back at Morecambe Winter Gardens as group celebrates 30th year

24th May 2016

Story from The Visitor

Look back at Morecambe Winter Gardens as group celebrates 30th year

Published 24 May 2016


New Streatham Theatre & Arts Venue Operator – call for Expressions of Interest

23rd May 2016

New Streatham Theatre & Arts Venue Operator – call for Expressions of Interest

London Square have launched the tender process to find a venue operator for the new Streatham Hill Theatre & Arts Venue, due to open in December 2017.

They are looking for an enthusiastic organisation to work with London Square to complete this exciting venue, and then to manage it for the benefit of the local community and other stakeholders. The theatre space will be fully fitted out as a working theatre by London Square and will be let to the operator for a peppercorn rent of £1 per year.

For further details and to view the tender documents online, please click here


Llandudno's Broadway Boulevard revamp revealed as club to open on Friday

23rd May 2016

Story from Daily Post

Llandudno’s Broadway Boulevard revamp revealed as club to open on Friday

Published 23 May 2016


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