The Theatres Trust

Farrell Review calls for revolution in planning system to make it more proactive

4th April 2014

The Farrell Review, an industry-wide review of architecture and the built environment, was launched on Monday 31st March 2014. Led by Sir Terry Farrell and a panel of experts, and commissioned by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport, the Review investigated five issues surrounding Education, Outreach and Skills, Design Quality, The Economic Benefits of Architecture, Cultural Heritage and Built Environment Policy.

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Pen put to paper for Stourport Civic Centre revamp

4th April 2014

The future of Stourport’s Civic Centre and Hall has been secured after councils put pen to paper as refurbushment projects are due to get under way. The transfer of ownership from Wyre Forest District Council to Stourport Town Council is now complete after a gruelling three-year process and contracts have also been signed by Worcestershire County Council for a £1.8 million refurbishment of the Civic Centre and by the district council for a £450,000 contribution to revamping the hall.

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English Heritage back £35m leisure plans for Brighton Hippodrome

4th April 2014

Ambitious proposals to redevelop the Grade II listed Brighton Hippodrome into a £35m leisure complex have been backed by English Heritage, which said this could be the “final chance” to save the 117-year-old structure.

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Hampstead Theatre asks public for £100,000 to fund foyer revamp

3rd April 2014

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Hampstead Theatre asks public for £100,000 to fund foyer revamp
Published: 3rd April 2014


Hampstead Theatre’s £450,000 revamp takes inspiration from supermarket aisles of Sainsbury’s

3rd April 2014

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Hampstead Theatre’s £450,000 revamp takes inspiration from supermarket aisles of Sainsbury’s
Published: 3rd April 2014


Trustees reappointed to The Theatres Trust

3rd April 2014

The Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport has agreed to reappoint 5 Trustees for a second term as members of The Theatres Trust.

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Could arts centres hold the key to UK culture's future?

3rd April 2014

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Could arts centres hold the key to UK culture’s future?
Published: 3rd April 2014


Olympic park on shortlist for 500-seat Sadler’s Wells venue

3rd April 2014

Read more at The Stage
Olympic park on shortlist for 500-seat Sadler’s Wells venue
Published: 3rd April 2014


Comedy museum to open in London featuring 100-seat performance space

3rd April 2014

Read more at The Stage
Comedy museum to open in London featuring 100-seat performance space
Published: 3rd April 2014


Most people want local arts funding to triple, poll reveals

3rd April 2014

Read more at The Stage
Most people want local arts funding to triple, poll reveals
Published: 3rd April 2014


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