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Threat to our Art Deco cinema – public meeting on 11th July

Despite only restoring the building in 2019, it has been announced that the Picturehouse cinema will have it’s final screening by this August. There is a local campaign to save the cinema, which we full-heartedly support.  It might also be … Continue reading

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High Street No. 242, Picture House Cinema – Heritage Buildings

Opened on the 21st December 1936, it is one of Odeon’s original “Oscar Deutsch Odeon” cinemas, in Art Deco style, by George Coles. It seated 1,492 in the main auditorium; with 1,018 in the stalls and 474 in the circle. … Continue reading

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Picturehouse is new home for rescued Art Deco Screens

“Look out in the new Picturehouse Cafe for the Art Deco screens from the former Co-op in Widmore Road.

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