Theatre and hotels to be transformed into Nightingale courts

A theatre and two hotels will be transformed into makeshift courts to help clear the backlog of cases exacerbated by the coronavirus pandemic.

The Lowry in Salford, the Hilton Hotel in York and Jury’s Inn in Middlesbrough are the latest buildings to become Nightingale courts, opening on September 28, the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) said.

A further five are earmarked for Chester, Liverpool, Bristol, Winchester and Cirencester and could open

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York Theatre Royal Announces a Travelling Pantomime

The pop-up show will be staged in a variety of locations from community halls to social clubs and sports centre.

This Christmas York Theatre Royal is taking its pantomime on the road with the Travelling Pantomime visiting every neighbourhood in York – all 21 wards – during December and January.

The pop-up show will be staged in a variety of locations from community halls to social clubs and sports centres

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