The Theatres Trust

Finborough saved as council rejects flat conversion bid

10th July 2014

Read more at The Stage
Finborough saved as council rejects flat conversion bid
Published 10 July 2014


Government-funded theatres ‘aren’t attracting new audiences’

10th July 2014

Read more at The Stage
Government-funded theatres ‘aren’t attracting new audiences’
Published 10 July 2014


Group calling for Swansea Palace Theatre memories for new film

10th July 2014

Read more at South Wales Evening Post
Group calling for Swansea Palace Theatre memories for new film
Published: 10 July 2014


Save The Coronet Elephant and Castle petition launched

10th July 2014

The Coronet Elephant and Castle, on the Trust’s Theatre Buildimgs at Risk register 2013, has launched a campaign ‘Save the Coronet’, to secure its future. Find out more at Save the Coronet

They have launched a change.org ePetition to Save The Coronet, that will be delivered to local authority Southwark Council and landlords Delancey, to protect the future of the venue either at its current location or at a suitable alternative local site

Published 10 July 2014


Collins's Music Hall fit out proposed

9th July 2014

Application: P2013/4997/NMA

Islington Council consulted The Theatres Trust on the above application for a non material amendment to planning permission P000205 . The Trust raised substantive concerns about the proposed design that may impact the theatre’s long term viability, particularly the theatre’s street presence, circulation spaces, design of the theatre spaces, integration of the ancillary restaurant; and ensuring its use as a theatre.

Read the Trust’s response

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


Recording the Heritage of Stanford Hall

9th July 2014

Application: 14/01266/DISCON

Rushcliffe Borough Council consulted The Theatres Trust on the above application to discharge a condition of consent related to the recording of the private theatre at Stanford Hall, Stanford on Soar. The Trust objected as the level of recording proposed is not appropriate for the significance of the heritage asset.

Read the Trust’s response

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


Harrogate Theatres to launch new development hub

9th July 2014

Read more at The Stage
Harrogate Theatres to launch new development hub
Published 9 July 2014


Publicly funded venues ‘must give over space to minorities’

9th July 2014

Read more at The Stage
Publicly funded venues ‘must give over space to minorities’
Published 9 July 2014


Restoration Man George Clarke tours derelict Bradford Odeon

9th July 2014

Read more at BBC News
Restoration Man George Clarke tours derelict Bradford Odeon
Published 9 July 2014


100% Bristol cuts threaten long-standing company

9th July 2014

Read more at The Stage
100% Bristol cuts threaten long-standing company
Published 9 July 2014


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