Civic Theatre restoration update

Reference Number: 0649
Department: Economic Growth
Date Added: 09 June 2014
Last Updated: 09 June 2014

Contact Officer Details

Name: Ian Thompson
Telephone: 01325 406628

Lead Scrutiny Committee and Chair:

Scrutiny Chair: Councillor Dorothy Long
Lead Officer: Ian Thompson
Lead Officer Email:

Relevant Cabinet Members

Name Email Portfolio
Nick Wallis Leisure and Local Environment Portfolio

Description of Decision to be Taken:

To provide an update for Members with regard to progress on the Restoration Project for the Civic Theatre.

Action: A decision is required for: Underwriting the fundraising target for the restoration project, Approval to appoint Willmot Dixon through the Scape framework as the main contractor, Agree to release funding subject to HLF approval.
Date to be considered by Cabinet: 01 July 2014
Date to be considered by Council:
Deferred: No
Deferral History: Reason for late inclusion: To enable the project to move forward, subject to HLF funding.

Reason for late inclusion:

Added to the plan in accordance with:

General Exception Rule: No

Other Details

Affected Wards: The Civic Theatre is located in Central Ward
Documents to be submitted: N/A
Proposed Consultees: Consultation will take place as part of the development of the restoration project with users, residents and key stakeholders.
Consultation Method: A variety of consultation methods will be used appropriate to the audience.