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Archive for February 27th, 2019

Classic Memories

A 1970’s trip to the Low Fell Classic cinema always produced a few childhood hours to savour.  Situated about 50 yards from Cranstons jewellery shop and Reeds confectioners on the western side of Durham Road, this small three screened movie theatre wasn’t as sartorially impressive as, say, the Newcastle Odeon or the Newcastle Theatre Royal. However it bore the engaging and personal ambience only the diminutive local cinemas of that […]

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