The Theatres Trust

Renewal of permission to demolish Farnham’s Redgrave

11th July 2012

Planning application: WA/2012/0912

Waverley Borough Council has consulted The Theatres Trust on the above planning application for a new planning permission to replace extant permission WA/2008/0279 (time extension). Mixed-use redevelopment including the change of use of Brightwell House and Marlborough Head; 239 residential units; a multi-screen cinema; car parks; demolition and clearance of the site. The application includes the demolition of the Farnham Redgrave Theatre.

The Theatres Trust objected to the application. Read the Trust’s response

Read the Farnham Theatre Association’s objection

To view details of the application online, please click here and enter the application number, then click Search.


Alterations to windows proposed for Sleaford's Playhouse

11th July 2012

Listed building application: 12/0659/LBC

North Kesteven District Council has consulted The Theatres Trust on the above listed building application for the removal of 5 ground floor windows and infill with Ancaster stone at the Playhouse in Sleaford.

The Theatres Trust supported the application. Read the Trust’s response.

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


Public access proposed for Aberdeen’s Tivoli

9th July 2012

Listed building application:120597

The Theatres Trust has been notified of the above listed building application for the fitting-out of the entrance hall and auditorium floor as exhibition space, installation of stairlift and refurbishment of toilets.

The Theatres Trust raised no objection to the application. Read the Trust’s response

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


Extension of time to implement extensions to Winchester’s Chesil Theatre

9th July 2012

Planning application: 12/00781/FUL

The Theatres Trust has been notified of the above planning application for an extension to the time limit for implementing planning permission (05/01200/FUL) for the erection of 1 no. four bed dwelling and 4 no. two bed dwellings, new refectory, kitchen, hall with 1 no. one bedroom flat over and new theatre facilities for the Chesil Theatre in Winchester.

The Theatres Trust supported the application. Read the Trust’s response

To view the planning application online, please click here, then click search.


Darlington Arts Centre added to at-risk theatre register

9th July 2012

The soon-to-be former Darlington Arts Centre has been added to a list of at-risk theatre buildings across the UK. Nearly 50 buildings feature on the theatre buildings at risk register, published by the Theatres Trust yesterday. The trust says a lack of care and investment leaves such buildings vulnerable to neglect.

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Historic Great Yarmouth Regent Theatre placed on ‘at risk’ list

9th July 2012

The Regent was placed on the Theatres At Risk list 2012 along with 48 other theatres across the country. The Edwardian gem, nestled in the heart of Great Yarmouth, has been empty since Mecca bingo pulled out in December last year and now the building is at risk of being lost, according to the Theatres Trust.

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Darlington Arts centre closes doors for last time

9th July 2012

On Saturday 7 July it was closing time for a venue that was at the heart of its community for 30 years.

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Front-of-house alterations for London's Adelphi

9th July 2012

Listed building application: 12/05777LBC

Westminster City Council has consulted The Theatres Trust on an application for various works to convert the basement including a new WC as well as a new staircase in the stalls foyer and conversion of kiosks to cloakroom, bar and accessible WC at the Adelphi Theatre.

The Theatres Trust supported the application. Read the Trust’s Response

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


Job Vacancy: Finance Officer (P/T)

9th July 2012

The Theatres Trust is seeking an experienced qualified Accountant to join its staff team. As the Finance Officer of this charity and public body which promotes the better protection of theatre buildings you will be responsible for the preparation of financial reports; annual financial accounts, quarterly management accounts, budgets and cash-flow forecasts; project management, claims and monitoring; grants payments; and all day to day financial transactions.

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Retention of render and cream paint to London’s Adelphi

9th July 2012

Listed building application: 12/05500LBC

Westminster City Council has consulted The Theatres Trust on an application for the removal of Conditions 1,2,3 and 4 of Listed Building Consent dated 20 May 2011 (RN: 10/00240) for the retention of black paint to the Stand façade of the Adelphi Theatre.

The Theatres Trust supported the application. Read the Trust’s Response

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


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