Montrose Playhouse Project’s crowdfunding has reached £30,000, with a further £50,000 needed by the August 30 deadline.
Montrose Playhouse Project
Funding for a Montrose community project has been given the green light by Angus Council, despite concerns the local authority could be left with a £2 million bill if it fails.
Backers of an ambitious community-led project to turn a disused Angus swimming pool into a three-screen cinema are “beyond delighted” with a multi-million pound windfall which could see their vision become reality.
Tiles salvaged from the old Montrose swimming pool have been used to create a unique reminder of the facility in the fundraising push for its conversion to a community cinema.
Baker Hughes European footsoldiers get stuck in at the deep end to help Montrose community cinema project
Workers travelled to Montrose from across Europe to get stuck in at the deep end for a community project.
Cinema’s potential £1 million windfall boost “is yet more evidence of the community’s desire for the facility”
A potential £1 million pledge from just 4% of people in Montrose has been described as yet more evidence of the community’s desire for a cinema.
A signed Wolverine graphic novel is among a treasure trove of items up for grabs at a glittering event in Montrose.
A slice of Angus cinema history is to be brought back to life.
Over £200,000-worth of time and material has been given to the Montrose Playhouse Project during a DIY SOS fundraiser.
The team behind a £2.5 million cinema project in Montrose have been overwhelmed by the public’s generosity.