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The Heeley Palace cinema

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The Heeley Palace cinema on London Road, Heeley

Also known as the Heeley Electric Palace cinema

Opened 7 August 1911, seated 1450. Converted to sound in 1930. Became part of Star Group on 20 January 1955. First closed March 1963, reopening as a Star Bingo Hall. Reintroduced films February 1965 but closed in the June.

After it finally closed as a cinema, it reopened as a bingo hall. It was later used as a skateboard rink and a furniture warehouse. It was demolished 1981.

What else do we know about this wonderful looking building?

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