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Ian commented about Odeon Bournemouth on Jun 4, 2007 at 6:54 pm

Little changed in this 1989 shot as the Granada Bingo Club:–

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Ian commented about Odeon Manchester on Jun 4, 2007 at 6:51 pm

A report from the Cinema Theatre Association, who put the Odeon forward for an urgent spot-listing, states that:–

“We were completely shocked and horrified to discover from the English Heritage inspector that most of the interior decoration had been deliberately trashed in a targeted removal of anything of architectural merit.”

Ian
Ian commented about Camden Hippodrome Picture Theatre on May 29, 2007 at 1:10 pm

Another exterior photo here :–

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Ian commented about Regent Cinema on May 29, 2007 at 1:08 pm

Two photos (inside and out) of the Regent here:–

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Ian
Ian commented about Palace Theatre on May 29, 2007 at 1:04 pm

Exterior shot of the Palace here:–

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Ian commented about Futurist Theatre on May 29, 2007 at 1:02 pm

Side exterior shot here (shows the rear wall of the auditorium, which runs parallel to the street, and is excavated into the hillside down one side of the auditorium) :–

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Ian commented about Gaiety Picture House on May 29, 2007 at 12:59 pm

Exterior photo here:–

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Ian commented about Dancehouse Theatre on May 29, 2007 at 12:57 pm

A couple more interior photo’s here:–

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Ian
Ian commented about Ambassador Super Cinema on May 29, 2007 at 12:56 pm

A couple more pictures taken just prior to demilition here:–

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Ian
Ian commented about BFI Southbank on May 22, 2007 at 1:11 pm

Photo of the auditorium of the NFT1 here:–

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Ian
Ian commented about ABC Streatham on May 21, 2007 at 2:29 pm

A photo whilst still operating as a cinema here:–

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Ian
Ian commented about Gaumont Streatham on May 21, 2007 at 2:27 pm

And an earlier photograph from 1991 :–

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Ian
Ian commented about Gaumont Exeter on May 20, 2007 at 2:46 pm

Two exterior pictures here:–

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Ian
Ian commented about Broadway Theatre on May 19, 2007 at 9:26 pm

Up-to-date photos of the Broadway (May 2007) here:–

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Ian
Ian commented about Marina Theatre on May 19, 2007 at 3:34 pm

Photographs from May 2007 here:–

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Ian
Ian commented about Grand Theatre on May 19, 2007 at 2:57 pm

Photographs of the Grand Theatre dating from 1988 can be found here:–

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Ian
Ian commented about Angles Arts Centre on May 19, 2007 at 2:53 pm

Photographs from May 2007 here:–

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Ian
Ian commented about Empire Theatre on May 19, 2007 at 2:47 pm

Photographs from May 2007 here:–

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Ian
Ian commented about Palace Cinema on May 19, 2007 at 2:42 pm

Also the entrance is in the road which is the other side of the block from Darthill Road. I think, enlarging the google map that it is called Robin Goodfellows Lane. It is a very minor road!

Ian
Ian commented about Palace Cinema on May 19, 2007 at 2:32 pm

The above text should read “closed prior to 1930” (not in mid 1930).

Photo’s from May 2007 here:–

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Ian
Ian commented about Regal Theatre on May 19, 2007 at 7:43 am

In May 2007 the Regal had a major makeover with full redecoration, new equipment, carpets and seats as a result of the town selling off the Corn Exchange building. Photos here:–

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Ian commented about Cannon Huddersfield on May 13, 2007 at 5:38 pm

If you compare this photograph, taken in 1994 by myself,

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with this photograph taken more recently:

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it is very clear that the fly-tower has been reduced in height.

Ian
Ian commented about Theatre Royal on May 11, 2007 at 2:33 pm

A few photos of the Theatre Royal here:–

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Ian
Ian commented about Gaumont Norwich on May 11, 2007 at 2:31 pm

And a photo as a bingo hall here:–

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Ian commented about Cannon Norwich on May 11, 2007 at 2:30 pm

Exterior photo here:–

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