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Concert halls have a key role in community cohesion, education and enterprise says Government Minister at launch of plans for multi-million transformation of Bristol’s Colston Hall

Stephen Williams, Communities Minister and MP for Bristol West, yesterday said that UK concert halls have a key role to play in bringing communities together, developing life skills and growing the economy through musical education. Speaking at the launch of multi-million pound plans to transform Bristol’s Colston Hall into an international standard concert hall, he said: “Concert halls such as the Barbican and Southbank Centre in London, and the Sage…

Colston Hall is the last of the major UK concert halls to be redeveloped in a multi-million pound transformation

Stage set for Colston Hall to be redeveloped into an international standard venue We are to undergo a multi-million pound transformation to create an international standard concert hall in Bristol – one of the largest projects of its kind ever in the UK.  It will be the last of the major concert halls in the country to have undergone a major redevelopment since the 1980s and works are planned to commence in…

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