Future of Derby performance venue thrown into doubt as funding is reallocated

How the new Assembly Rooms could have looked
A new Derby Assembly Rooms development seems dead in the water after cash that was earmarked for building a new venue has been diverted towards another city centre scheme. An undisclosed portion of an £8.6m grant that was initially meant to be used for the construction of a new music and performance venue in Derby city centre has been reallocated by D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP). The Infrastructure and Investment Board (IIB) of D2N2 LEP agreed to transfer a portion of this money to the Becketwell Regeneration Scheme t... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...