Grand Cinema

180 Lord Street,
Southport, PR9 OQP

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Mike_Blakemore
Mike_Blakemore on May 15, 2016 at 10:02 am

Grade 2 and below are not worth the papers they are listed on….

Philip Picturedrome
Philip Picturedrome on May 15, 2016 at 5:19 am

Best of Luck. I suppose you know it’s a Listed Building? But then, so were the Palace/ABC, and the Palladium/Odeon, but they were demolished. Have you contacted the CTA and English Heritage, and the local press?

brendangcarroll
brendangcarroll on May 15, 2016 at 4:34 am

I regret to say that this fabulous building is now empty and under threat of demolition. Please help me to save it!

madorganplayer
madorganplayer on February 4, 2012 at 9:17 am

The 2nd grand Compton was removed in the 1990`s and reinstalled in a music room in Tarleton-about 7-8 miles outside Southport.Oddly enough ,the first Compton is now being installed in Hesketh Bank(previous at Chorley Town Hall)which is an adjoining Parish.so now both grand organs are now within a couple of miles of each other!

Philip Picturedrome
Philip Picturedrome on July 29, 2010 at 2:21 pm

It is now called Mint Casino.
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Ian
Ian on January 7, 2008 at 11:16 am

A photo of the Grand, as a bingo hall here:–

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