Help save this beautiful Grade II Listed Edwardian Theatre in Tameside
'A stunning building and a magnificent theatre with immense potential to be a real winner'


Our Mission Statement
'Protecting Your Theatre For Everyone'

Heritage Enterprise Funding

Theatre Royal on
British Listed Buildings

Planning Application
Documents 2010

Planning Application
Documents 2008

UK Association of Building Preservation Trusts - our listing

Arthur Lloyd Music
Hall and Theatre
History - our listing

Theatre Royal link
up with Hydonian Blogspot to capture
those memories and photographs of the
theatre. If you have
any items relating
to the theatre
please add them to
this invaluable
historical record

SAVE Britain's Theatres! National lobying network.

Theatres Trust say 'Our theatres, concert halls, art galleries and museums matter. They help promote economic growth, enhance the built environment and develop sustainable communities.

The Victorian Society
Campaigning for Victorian and Edwardian architecture

Morecambe Winter Gardens Multi-Use Plans
Watch video for plans to bring the theatre back into use for the community. Concerts, drama, exhibitions, sport, dances...

Rutherford's Royal
Harry Rutherford's wonderful painting of the Theatre Royal's splendour

Historical Hyde iMap

New interactive map view Hyde's rich heritage, including
Hyde Theatre Royal.

Latest News re the
Theatre Royal Project.

We now have an agreement in principle with the owners to buy the theatre and we have 12 months to raise the purchase price of 250,000.

We are in the process of appointing a solicitor to act on our behalf. In brief the agreement is this:

Phase 1
Deposit by August 31st 2015

Phase 2
Interim fundraising target by December 31st 2015

Phase 3
Purchase by June 30th 2016.

We are now in phase 1 and need your support to raise the deposit. Now is the time for action. Please support this wonderful theatre.

Donate by cheque, made payable to 'Theatre Royal Onward', and send to TRO, 24 Park Road, Romiley, Stockport, SK6 4AR.

Just Giving and Direct Bank Transfer details
will be available soon.

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Les Dennis supports Hyde Theatre Royal!

Theatre Royal Onward are delighted to announce that Les Dennis, the well-known entertainer and actor, is supporting our efforts to preserve, restore and re-open Hyde Theatre Royal. Chairman John Gray said "Having Les as a patron gives the project and ourselves a massive boost. Although very busy with Coronation Street and other commitments Les said he would like to come and visit when he gets a break. His support is fantastic news and is very much appreciated".

Manchester Evening News article

Tameside Advertiser article

Join Us

If you would like to help, we meet every first Tuesday of the month at the Cheshire Ring
Public House, Manchester Road, Hyde

(opposite Aldi) at 7pm.

Leave a message on our Message board

Send a message via our Contact form.


Friends of Theatre Royal Hyde

 Simon Schofield Supports Hyde Theatre Royal

Jimmy Cricket Pledges his Support

Fantastic news as another celebrity joins our campaign!!

Soul Night
'Souled' out!!

Great fundraising night

Alan Bennett Supports Hyde Theatre Royal

Gee Cross Fair 2014

Motown Magic with Strictly 4 Kicks

fundraiser evening

Proven multi-use success

A special donation
to TRO

Presentation cigarette case to J Hill - Dave Bourne's Grandfather

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