The Theatres Trust

Proposed alterations to stage basement for London Palladium

15th October 2012

Listed Building Application: 12/09527/LBC

Westminster City Council has consulted The Theatres Trust on the above listed building consent for alterations to the stage basement rooms including the formation of two new doors openings and the removal of the timber staircase and enclosing walls.

The Theatres Trust supported the application. Read the Trust’s response

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


Proposed upgrade of existing fly tower at Shaftesbury Theatre, London

15th October 2012

Planning and Listed Building Applications:2012/2366/P & 2012/2470/L

London Borough of Camden has consulted The Theatres Trust on the above planning and listed building applications for a proposed upgrade of the existing fly tower at Shaftesbury Theatre in London.

The Theatres Trust supported the application.Read the Trust’s response

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


New Community Right To Bid regulations published

4th October 2012

Today CLG: Communities and neighbourhoods published Community Right to Bid regulations and non-statutory advice for local authorities in England on the listing of assets of community value as part of the Localism Act 2011 and the Assets of Community Regulations 2012.

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Sleaford Playhouse looking to replace roof

25th September 2012

Listed Building Application: 12/0701/LBC

North Kesteven District Council has consulted the Theatres Trust on the above listed building application for the removal of the existing roof and replacement with the insertion of three rooflights to the building at the rear of the Playhouse in Sleaford. The existing roof covering (to former garages) has reached the end of its useful life and is in need of replacement, especially since it is also made of Asbestos.

The Theatres Trust supported the application. Read the Trust’s response

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


Internal alterations for Biggin Hall, Peterborough

24th September 2012

Listed Building Application: 12/01389/LBC

East Northamptonshire District Council has consulted The Theatres Trust on the above listed building application for internal alteration works at Biggin Hall, Peterborough which include; a replacement staircase, enlargement of the existing lobby, inclusion of a new laylight, alterations to the existing windows and the remodelling of an existing victorian kitchen.

The Theatres Trust had no comment to make as the consultation is not within our remit. Read the Trust’s response

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


Queens Theatre planning new underground transformer chamber

18th September 2012

Listed Building Application: 12/07530/LBC

Westminster City Council has consulted the Theatres Trust on the above listed building application for the demolition and reconstruction of three underground brick arch vaults on Wardour Street in order to accommodate a new replacement transformer chamber and ventilation ducts. The relocation of the existing transformer chamber at ground level in the Queens Theatre will enable a new use of space by the theatre.

The Theatres trust supported the application. Read the Trust’s response

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


Queens Theatre looking to increase stage area

18th September 2012

Planning and Listed Building Applications:12/07441/FULL and 12/07442/LBC

Westminster City Council has consulted the Theatres Trust on the above planning and listed building applications concerned with the removal of part of the curved brick wall at stage level of the Queens Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue in order to increase the stage area. This will also involve the internal relocation of services and minor modifications to the Wardour Street elevation.

The Theatres Trust supported the application. Read the Trust’s response

To view the planning applications online, please click here and enter the application numbers and click search.


New flue for Bournemouth's Theatre Royal

17th September 2012

Planning Application Refs: 7-2012-2053-AL and 7-2012-2053-AM

Bournemouth Borough Council has consulted The Theatres Trust on the above planning and listed building applications regarding the erection of an existing unauthorised extraction flue stack.

The Theatres Trust has no objection to the application in principle. Read the Trust’s response

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


CLG Consultation: Streamlining requirements for Planning Applications

14th September 2012

Policy Consultation

The department for Communities and Local Government has consulted The Theatres Trust on three proposals relating to information requirements for planning applications.

The proposals include changes to secondary legislation on information requirements for outline planning applications, and a requirement that local authorities update their local lists of information requirements at least every two years. It also sets out proposed changes to the standard application form.

The Theatres Trust has supported and made comments on the proposals. Read the Trust’s response.

To view the consultation online, please click here and download the consultation.


Proposed demolition of Bellerby Theatre, Guildford

14th September 2012

Planning application:12/P/01020

The Theatres Trust has made comments on the above planning application submitted to Guildford Borough Council for the demolition of existing buildings on Bellerby Theatre site and the erection of a class A1 foodstore with ancillary cafe and warehouse, 45 flats and 3 town houses.

The Theatres Trust objected to the application. Read the Trust’s response

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


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