The Theatres Trust

Residential proposals threaten theatre operations in Westminster

11th November 2014

Application: 14/09898/FULL

Westminster City Council consulted The Theatres Trust on the above planning application for the change of use of the second and third floor of the property at 35 Cranbourn Street, London from Restaurant (Class A3) to Residential (Class C3), creation of a new fourth and third floor extension, and installation of replacement windows, a new kitchen extract duct, and new shop fronts to the Cranbourn Street and St Martin’s Court frontages. The Theatres Trust objects to the application because it proposes residential use adjacent to the Wyndham’s and Noel Coward Theatres.

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Ian McKellen backs Newcastle People’s Theatre refurb plans

11th November 2014

Read more at The Stage
Ian McKellen backs Newcastle People’s Theatre refurb plans
Published 11 November 2014


Essential brickwork repairs scheduled for Theatre Royal Drury Lane

11th November 2014

Application: 14/10121/LBC

Westminster City Council consulted The Theatres Trust on the above listed building application for essential external repairs, repointing and cleaning to areas of brickwork and stucco to the Russell Street and Drury Lane elevations of the Theatre Royal Drury Lane, and additional strengthening of the Russell Street parapet. The Theatres Trust supports the application.

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Developers seek to demolish Farnham's Redgrave Theatre

11th November 2014

Application: WA/2014/1926

The Theatres Trust responded to the above application for listed building consent for the demolition of Farnham’s Redgrave Theatre without providing a replacement cultural facility. The Theatres Trust objects to the application.

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Upgrade to the Hexagon coming after Reading's Civic Offices close

11th November 2014

Read more at Get Reading
Upgrade to the Hexagon coming after Reading’s Civic Offices close
Published 10 November 2014


Call for donations to turn Lewes Magistrates’ Court into theatre

11th November 2014

Read more at Sussex Express
Call for donations to turn Lewes Magistrates’ Court into theatre
Published 10 November 2014


Sutton theatres look set for private ownership

10th November 2014

Read more at The Stage
Sutton theatres look set for private ownership
Published 10 November 2014


The former EMD cinema in Walthamstow has been bought by a pub company

10th November 2014

Read more in This is Local London
The former EMD cinema in Walthamstow has been bought by a pub company
Published 10 November 2014


New dressing rooms and offices for Blackpool's Grand Theatre

10th November 2014

Application: 14/0780

Blackpool Council consulted The Theatres Trust on the above application for listed building consent for internal work to reorganise the dressing rooms and office space at the Grand Theatre, Blackpool, and for the restoration of two sets of windows on the Church Street elevation. The Theatres Trust supports the application.

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Restoration of Notting Hill's Coronet Cinema one step closer

10th November 2014

Application: LB/14/07482

The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea consulted The Theatres Trust on the above planning application for internal alterations to the Notting Hill Gate Coronet Cinema, including removal of asbestos paneling, wallpaper, carpets, seating and redundant ventilation system and installation of a new access walkway to inspect the plaster domes. The Theatres Trust supports the application.

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