Theatres Trust awards environmental sustainability grants to seven more theatres

The latest round of the Theatre Improvement Scheme in association with the Wolfson Foundation has awarded a total of £124,000 in grants to seven theatres.

This round of the scheme has funded small but impactful projects to reduce resource consumption and develop best practice in sustainability. These include replacing bathroom fixtures, fitting solar panels and battery storage, and updating lighting to energy-efficient LEDs.

The theatres receiving funding are:

An Lanntair, Stornoway

Cast, Doncaster

The Garage, Norwich

Leeds Grand Theatre & Opera House

New Diorama Theatre, London

Old Fire Station, Oxford

Tyne Theatre & Opera House, Newcastle upon Tyne

Congratulations to all the recipients!

The next round of funding applications is now open (closing September 5th), so if your venue wants to improve its sustainability, find out more and apply here

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