The Theatres Trust

Farewell Cornerhouse, hello HOME

3rd April 2015

Manchester’s much-loved arthouse cinema, gallery and music venue promises to go out with a bang on Saturday before move to new £25m building. Read more in The Guardian: The Northerner
Publshed 3 April 2015


Architects sought for overhaul of Edinburgh's Tron Kirk

2nd April 2015

Read more at Architects Journal
Architects sought for overhaul of Edinburgh’s Tron Kirk
Published 2 April 2015


Theatres Trust seeks full-time Architecture Adviser

2nd April 2015

We are looking to appoint a full-time Architecture Adviser to provide authoritative architecture, design, and heritage conservation advice to theatre owners, operators and developers, members of the public and local authorities. The Architecture Adviser will also take over the lead role in the delivery of the Theatres at Risk Service Area.

Find out more about the position, and how to apply by visiting Opportunities


Design Council welcomes the transfer of architecture policy function

31st March 2015

Design Council welcomes the transfer of architecture policy function from the Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) to the Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) as a positive move in its mission to promote high-quality design in the built environment. DCLG will now be responsible for promoting high-quality design in the built environment.

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The husband and wife who built a theatre empire

31st March 2015

Read more with BBC News
The husband and wife who built a theatre empire
Published 30 March 2015


Machinery of Government Change: Architecture policy

31st March 2015

On 26 March 2015.Prime Minister (Mr David Cameron) made a Machinery of Government Change to Architecture policy. This written ministerial statement confirms that responsibility for promoting high quality design in the built environment will transfer from the Department for Culture, Media and Sport to the Department for Communities and Local Government. This change will be effective immediately.

Source: Parliament.uk


Development plans unfold for The Maltings Theatre & Cinema in Berwick

31st March 2015

Read more with BDaily
Development plans unfold for The Maltings Theatre & Cinema in Berwick
Published 31 March 2015


Architecture brief moves from DCMS to DCLG

31st March 2015

Read more with Planning Resource
Architecture brief moves from DCMS to DCLG
Published 30 March 2015


New £5.8m Glasgow home for National Theatre of Scotland

31st March 2015

Read more with BBC News
New £5.8m Glasgow home for National Theatre of Scotland
Published 30 March 2015


SASC Community Investment Fund

31st March 2015

The Community Investment Fund was launched in February 2014 by the SASC. The fund invests debt and equity into community based social enterprises and charities in England. The Fund’s investors are the Social Investment Business Foundation and Big Society Capital.

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