Lottery Fund Question Business Plan For Shire Hall
8:48am 3rd December 2014
We'll have to wait until next year now to find out if Dorchester's Shire Hall will be successful in its bid for £1.5million in funding.
The Heritage Lottery Fund has delayed its decision on West Dorset District Council's plan to restore the Grade 1 listed building.
They say they want to make a "fully informed assessment" to ensure the long term sustainability of the plans.
They've requested further information on the project's business plan.
A decision was due to be made last month, but its now expected in the New Ye