Regal Cinema

25 Peacock Lane,
Holt, NR25

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Regal Cinema

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Located in Holt, Norfolk. The Regal Cinema was opened on 8th March 1937 with Fred MacMurray in “Texas Rangers”. It was part of the Bostock Cinema Circuit. It had a 14 feet deep stage, which was used for occasional variety shows. The proscenium was 28 feet wide.

CinemaScope was fitted in 1955, and the Regal Cinema continued until it was sold by the Bostock Cinemas Circuit in 1962. It was taken over by an independent operator and continued with films for a while, but operated as a bingo club on some nights a week, with bingo taking over completely until the 1980’s.

Now demolished, a housing development known as Regal Court now stands on the site.

Contributed by Ken Roe

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DavidSimpson on November 16, 2015 at 3:04 am

When I visited, in October 2000 (see my photograph), the building was in use as Virgo’s function rooms.

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