Project Description


Cronton Sixth Form College

Rothwell Building Services part of RPS Group Ltd has successfully completed work at Cronton Sixth Form College in Widnes on a 320 seat Playhouse Theatre and Brasserie for our client Whitfield & Brown Ltd, main contractor and developer who also based in Widnes.

Our works began on this exciting project in October 2018 and was completed in March 2019 right on schedule and just in time for the Theatres opening performance of the ‘Phantom of the Opera’.

Our M&E works package with an approximate value of £250k included the installation of all mechanical services, including wet heating system, ventilation, air conditioning, full BMS or Building Management Control System, domestic water services and general plumbing works. Our client is thoroughly delighted with our performance on site and the quality of our works which have all been completed to an exceptionally high standard.

The impressive performing arts theatre provides the very latest technology, with an advanced technical booth, offering new spectacular effects and high impact sound. The theatre also has a balcony, box office, dressing rooms and greenroom space area.

Project Details


Cronton Lane, Widness, WA8 5WA


Whitfield & Brown


Mechanical Plumbing, Heating & Ventilation



Project Gallery