The Theatres Trust

Event: Heritage Open Days invitation to free annual organiser event

7th February 2014

Where: Fairs in Leeds, Bristol and London When: 11th-14th September 2014

Every year, Heritage Open Days offers an opportunity for organisers to meet and learn from each other and sector professionals. This April, there will be three full-day Fairs offering a range of sessions to choose from. Topics include advice on marketing, sponsorship and grants, volunteering, interpretation and much more.

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Heritage Alliance responds on the EH model consultation

7th February 2014

The Heritage Alliance has submitted its response to DCMS on the proposal to establish from 2015 a new charity to manage the National Heritage Collection, alongside the renaming of the heritage protection services as Historic England. Taking into account the views of its members expressed at the December AGM, The Alliance is open to the principle of separation and welcomes the continuation of public ownership and guardianship for the National Collection. In particular, it welcomes the explicit endorsement by Government that investing in repair, maintenance, and interpretation is the best strategy to prevent the terminal decline of our valuable and irreplaceable heritage.

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Scotland's smallest Swallow theatre up for sale

7th February 2014

Read more at The Stage
Scotland’s smallest Swallow theatre up for sale
Published: 7 February 2014


Clifton community arts centre in sights of community share offer

7th February 2014

Read more at The Independent
Clifton community arts centre in sights of community share offer
Published: 7 February 2014


Great Lever church could be turned into theatre

7th February 2014

Source: The Bolton News
Great Lever church could be turned into theatre
Published: 7 February 2014


Workshop: Planning a capital project 6 Mar 14

6th February 2014

New in 2014, we offer a series of practical and informative workshops on the capital development of theatre buildings. Our next workshop ‘Planning a capital project’ will run on 6 March, there are still a few spaces remaining.

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Royal National Theatre's shop to stay while building works continue

6th February 2014

Application: 14/00422/VOC

Lambeth Council consulted The Theatres Trust on the above outline planning application to extend the use of the temporary shop at the Royal National Theatre until the end of May 2014 while building work continue. The Trust supports the application. Read the Trust’s response

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


Revealed: bold visions to renew Bradford's Odeon

6th February 2014

Bradford Council has received three formal bids from teams vying to regenerate the city’s abandoned Odeon cinema. The most audacious vision for the empty 1930 landmark, which was almost flattened to make way for a Carey Jones Architects-designed office development, comes from Saltaire-based Rance Booth Smith Architects.

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'Traumatised' family sue over injuries from Apollo Theatre collapse in London's West End

6th February 2014

Read more at London Evening Standard
Traumatised’ family sue over injuries from Apollo Theatre collapse in London’s West End
Published: 6 February 2014


New community theatre proposed in Blandford Forum

6th February 2014

Application: 2/2013/1282/PLNG

North Dorset District Council consulted The Theatres Trust on the above outline planning application for the construction of a community and cultural centre to be used for assembly and leisure (Class D2) and known as The Fording Place. The Trust supports the application in principle because it will provide Blandford Forum with a new venue specifically for the arts and theatre that is not catered for else where in the town. Read the Trust’s response

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


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