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Transformation Podcast Ep.2 – What’s in a name?

Welcome to the Transformation Pod – our series that gets backstage and under the floor boards of the largest capital arts programme ever to take place in the South West. Over the next two years, Colston Hall will undergo a £48.8 million transformation that will ensure Bristol has a world class concert venue of international significance at the heart of the city. In this second episode, we discuss one of…

Bristol public invited to help develop a new vision for Colston Hall

Bristol Music Trust, the charity that runs Colston Hall, are inviting the public to have their say on the future vision for Bristol’s largest music venue. The Hall, which in June began a £48.8 million transformation to create a world-class music venue, will reopen in two years under a new name. Bristol Music Trust are inviting people to have their say on the future vision of the Hall as part…

Transformation of Colston Hall is underway as new funding announced

Our ambitious transformation of Colston Hall is now well underway after we received a further boost to our fundraising goal with a combined donation of £750,000. The funding total of £750,000 has been donated in equal parts by The Wolfson Foundation, Garfield Weston and The Foyle Foundation to help with the transformation of the Hall. The funding marks another huge step forward for our fundraising campaign for the extensive £48.8m…

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