Redcar's Regent Cinema
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Fears grow for future of Redcar's Regent Cinema

Plans for a new multiplex cinema in a Teesside town have sparked fears it could mean the end of a historic seafront venue.

Supporters of the Regent in Redcar have launched a campaign to fight to preserve it in the face of more modern competition.

Opened in 1928, it began life as a music hall before being converted into a cinema and has even featured on the silver screen itself.

  • 04 Apr 2014
  • From the section Tees
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