Trusts and Foundations

Trusts and foundations play a vital role in securing the future vision of our restored theatre.

We are extremely grateful to those trusts and foundations that are already supporting our capital campaign to restore the theatre.  Our thanks goes to:

The Heritage Lottery Fund

The Garfield Weston Foundation

The Gillian Dickinson Trust

The Banks Community Fund

Theatres Trust

Northumbrian Water Environmental Fund

Catherine Cookson Charitable Trust

John Wade Group Ltd

The Friends of  Darlington Hippodrome

Clive Dixon Harrison

Special thanks go to Charles Tompkins, Chairman of the Darlington Hippodrome Foundation.

If you are involved with a grant making trust or foundation and would like to find out more about our capital restoration programme, please contact the development team on 01325 406104 or