The Rex's Future
Reinstatement of the former Rex cinema that will be open to the public, showing independent films in a relaxed environment.
An art deco hotel providing 140-180 rooms.
There will be 40-60 new jobs created on site, at least 75% for Tower Hamlets residents.
The restoration of the existing elements of the building, which are in desperate need of repair, particularly the former auditorium.
Creation of a rooftop kitchen garden to supply the cinema and restaurant on site.