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    Dating from 1913 the cinema opened as the Picture Hose - a PCT property. It was later known as the Gaumont and finally the Astra, when two cinemas were created in the circle and bingo in the stalls. It became a nightclub in 1987.

    1. jimsch1 34 months ago | reply

      A nitrate film fire in the mid 1940's was rumoured to have killed a projectionist.

    2. woodster8465 32 months ago | reply

      The Ghost of said Projectionist has been seen/heard several times over the years.

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