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HERITAGE LOTTERY FUNDING FOR THE CITIZEN'S THEATRE, GLASGOW

EDM (Early Day Motion) 710: tabled on 19 December 2017

Tabled in the 2017-19 session.

This motion has been signed by 21 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House notes that the Citizen's Theatre has been awarded £4.8 million from the Heritage Lottery Fund for its ongoing redevelopment project; understands that this award will ensure the preservation of the Citizen's Theatre's status as an outstanding example of original Victorian architecture in Glasgow, whilst adding modern facilities like new learning spaces, rehearsal rooms and a 152 seat studio theatre; believes that The Citz has made landmark contributions to the cultural life of Glasgow, especially in the Gorbals and Laurieston, where it has encouraged grassroots arts groups to flourish; congratulates the Citizen's Theatre on receiving this important funding award; and looks forward to the theatre's ongoing transformation and success in the coming years.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.