Community group to take over Brewhouse

The Brewhouse closed in February after the company which owned it went into administration. Credit: ITV News West Country

A community group is to take over the running of Taunton's Brewhouse Theatre.

Councillors have tonight approved plans by Taunton Theatre Association to reopen the 350-seat venue in the new year.

The Brewhouse closed in February after the company which owned it went into administration. 50 members of staff lost their jobs.

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First show at Brewhouse Theatre

Taunton's Brewhouse Theatre has opened its first show under new management. It closed last February after it ran out of money but has been taken over by a team volunteers, the Taunton Theatre Association.