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Grand (The) Cinema, Newport

The Grand Cinema, on the corner of Lugley Street Mill Street was a live theatre before opening as a cinema in December 1948 as part of IW Theatres, Ltd. It was fairly small with a flat auditorium.

The Grand Cinema - May 1959 Programme
The Grand Cinema - May 1959 Programme

It closed in 1962 and was for many years used as a furniture warehouse.

The building was demolished in 2015 and a Travelodge built on the site.

See also: Cinemas  -  Newport

Another resource:
    Cinema Treasures

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