The Theatres Trust

New hotel proposed next to Camden's Koko

31st January 2017

Application: 2016/6960/L and 2016/6959/P

The Trust responded to the above applications for the external restoration of the former Camden Palace Theatre, now known as Koko, and the redevelopment of former Hope and Anchor Public House and buildings to the rear of the theatre as a hotel, including a glazed roof top extension and use of the dome as a bar.

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Belper's former Thorntons Factory to be redeveloped for community purposes

30th January 2017

Application: AVA/2017/0041, AVA/2017/0043, AVA/2017/0044

Amber Valley Council consulted the Theatres Trust on the above planning applications for the demolition of the former Thorntons factory building behind a partially retained façade, and development of a care centre and library (full application) and a D1/D2 community facility (outline application). The Empire Palace Theatre operated on this site in Belper between 1911 and 1914. The Trust raises no objections to this application.

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Wimbledon's Polka Theatre set to expand and upgrade facilities

26th January 2017

Application: 16/P4619

The Theatres Trust supported the above planning application to upgrade and expand the facilities at the Polka Theatre by creating a new adventure theatre, education space and rehearsal room, and the renewal of the various front and back of house facilities and offices.

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Development begins in the Uxbridge Town Centre extension

25th January 2017

Application: 585/APP/2016/4504

The Theatres Trust commented on the above planning application seeking approval for new residential buildings as part of the Uxbridge Town Centre Extension, adjacent to the site of a proposed theatre.

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Lyceum Theatre's Stalls Bar refurbishment planned

24th January 2017

Application: 16/11676/LBC

The Trust supported the above listed building application for refurbishment and associated alterations to the Stalls Bar and Bolly Bar at the West End’s Lyceum Theatre.

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New roof for Wallingford's Corn Exchange Theatre

23rd January 2017

Application: 17/00104/FUL

The Theatres Trust supported the above planning and listed building applications to replace the roof coverings, to install new roof mounted vents and structural steel work, and undertake other minor associated alterations at Wallingford’s Corn Exchange Theatre.

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New education centre proposed at Queen Elizabeth Hall

23rd January 2017

Application: 17/00104/FUL

The Theatres Trust supported the above planning application to reconfigure the Undercroft space at the Queen Elizabeth Hall to accommodate a new schools/ young people’s education centre and an extension to the existing skate park.

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New roof for the Leeds Grand Theatre

19th January 2017

Application: 16/07610/LI and 16/07609/FU

The Theatres Trust supported the above planning and listed building applications for the installation of a new roof over the auditorium of the Grand Theatre and Opera House in Leeds.

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Theatres Trust strongly objects to the planned demolition of Dudley's Hippodrome

19th January 2017

Application: P16/1677

The Theatres Trust strongly objects to the above planning application for the complete demolition of Dudley’s Hippodrome Theatre

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New office and studio space for the Tunbridge Wells Trinity Arts Centre

18th January 2017

Application: 16/07486/LBC

The Theatres Trust supported the above listed building application for alterations to the Trinity Theatre and Arts Centre.

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