The Theatres Trust

Historic recording of Streatham Hill's former Gaumont Palace to begin

12th August 2014

Application: 14/03705/DET

Lambeth Council consulted The Theatres Trust on the above planning application for approval of details pursuant to condition 11 of planning permission reference 10/00507/FUL requiring a photographic internal record of the former Gaumont Palace Streatham Hill prior to its demolition. The Theatres Trust supports the application.

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Chelsea's Curzon Theatre to be redeveloped

5th August 2014

Application: 14/03650

Kensington and Chelsea Council consulted The Theatres Trust on the above planning application for the partial demolition and redevelopment of the Curzon Cinema at 196 – 222 King’s Road, which includes retention of the principal façades on King’s Road and a six level mixed use development comprising retail, 3 new cinemas, a public house, roof top restaurant/bar, offices, residential and public realm improvements. The Theatres Trust does not object to the application.

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Norwich Theatre Royal to create a new training and education centre

30th July 2014

Application: 14/00911/F

Norwich City Council consulted The Theatres Trust on the above planning application for the demolition of The Chapel at the rear of the Norwich Theatre Royal and erection of a three storey workshop and education and skills training centre. The Theatres Trust supports the application.

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First steps to restoring the Derby Hippodrome

30th July 2014

Application: 04/14/00469 and 04/14/00470

Derby City Council consulted The Theatres Trust on the above above planning and listed building applications for the change of use of the ‘front of house’ section of the former Derby Hippodrome Theatre from Class D2 (Assembly and Leisure) to Classes A3 (Restaurants and cafés) and B1 (Offices). The application also includes re-roofing the auditorium and stage house to preserve the remaining features of the theatre until the funds can be raised to complete a full restoration. The Trust supported the application.

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Bolton's Theatre Church to be demolished

29th July 2014

Application: 92362/14

Bolton Council consulted The Theatres Trust on the above planning application for the demolition of the former Methodist Theatre Church to allow construction of nine dwellings. The Trust objected to the application, and advised Council it must be satisfied the building is surplus to the cultural needs of the local community if it is to approve the application.

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Car park demolition to improve access to Blackpool Opera House

29th July 2014

Application: 14/0512 & 14/0291

The Theatres Trust has commented on the above planning and listed building applications relating to the Blackpool Opera House for demolition of the adjoining car park and retail unit at 7-11 Leopold Grove to improve access to the Opera House’s loading doors. The Trust supported the application.

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Cirencester's New Brewery Arts Centre to benefit from town centre redevelopment

24th July 2014

Application: 14/01529/FUL

Cotswold District Council consulted The Theatres Trust on the above application for a mixed use development comprising a four screen cinema, student accommodation, restaurants and cafes, shops and public realm works adjacent to the New Brewery Arts Centre in Cirencester. The Trust did not object to the application.

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Concerns raised with the refurbishment of Hitchin's Town Hall

23rd July 2014

Application: 14/01633/1LB

North Hertfordshire District Council consulted The Theatres Trust on the above listed building application for the installation of electrical and mechanical services as part of the refurbishment and extension of the Hitchin Town Hall. The Trust objected to the application.

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Committee announce new inquiry into tourism in the UK

23rd July 2014

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New air conditioning for development next to the Adelphi

16th July 2014

Application: 14/04620/FULL

Westminster City Council consulted The Theatres Trust on the above application for the installation of 4 air conditioning units at 409-410 Strand, adjacent to the Adelphi Theatre. The Theatres Trust did not object to the application.

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