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Odeon/Savoy Cinema, Newport

The Art Deco Odeon Cinema, on the corner of Town Lane and Pyle street opened in 1936.
Odeon Newport Programme
9 May 1959 Programme

It was taken over by IW Theatres in 1961 and renamed 'The Savoy'.

Once the Commodore Cinema in Ryde was split into 3 screens and a Bingo Club, the Savoy was the largest cinema on the island.

The cinema was closed in 1982 and subsequent demolished. The site was redeveloped as housing (Savoy Court) with a retail unit at street level.

See also: Cinemas  -  Newport

Another resource:
    Cinema Treasures

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