O2 Academy Newcastle

Westgate Road,
Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 1SW

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terry on June 2, 2016 at 7:37 pm

Photo uploaded.

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Ken Roe on October 26, 2010 at 12:32 pm

Vintage photographs of the Westgate Picture House:

Ian on July 10, 2009 at 3:33 am

A recent photo here (now the O2 Academy) :–


Ampex175 on February 4, 2009 at 8:21 pm

I know the place well. It was affectionately known just as the ‘Maj’ in the Ballroom days. As a cinema it had a very steep projection rake of 26 degrees (though that was way before my era).

It would be nice to have a look around again though. I only live 8 miles away!

Ian on December 25, 2007 at 1:10 pm

An earlier photo (1986) here:–

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Ian on March 15, 2007 at 3:02 pm

Exterior image as a bingo hall here:–

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