The Theatres Trust

Grant to help with essential repairs at Alnwick Playhouse

9th February 2014

Read more at Northumberland Gazette
Grant to help with essential repairs at Alnwick Playhouse
Published: 9 February 2014


Flood warnings in place around Landmark Theatre, North Devon

9th February 2014

Read more at North Devon Journal
Flood warnings in place around Landmark Theatre, North Devon
Published: 9 February 2014


New report: 10 commitments for effective pre-application engagement

7th February 2014

A new report commissioned by the Local Government Association and the British Property Federation, outlines for the five statutory consultees (English Heritage, the Environment Agency, the Health and Safety Executive, the Highways Agency and Natural England) a 10 point commitment framework for effective pre-application engagement with local planning authorities.

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Event: Crowdfunding Masterclass for the Arts, Heritage and the Third Sector

7th February 2014

‘Crowdfunding Masterclass for the Arts, Heritage and the Third Sector’

Where: In the surroundings of Leiston Abbey, Suffolk When: March 15th-16th 2014

In these challenging times, understanding the many benefits of alternative funding streams is essential for the heritage sector. Crowdfunding can be transformational: growing audiences, raising revenue, visitor footfall and digital profile, and revolutionising how organisations interact with the world. Most importantly, it can support and extend grant funding and existing financial resources.

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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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