The purpose of this website is to inform and assist in the educational research into cinema history, and present day operational methods, and to invite contributions of students and others. This site endeavours to protect, abide by, and acknowledge any material to the copyright holders.
www.chestercinemas.co.uk is based in Chester. It is a strictly non profit making site that is privately funded, and does not benefit from external funding, influence or sponsorship.
It’s focus is to continually research, and refresh editorial by cinema historians, primarily – David A Ellis, Peter Davies, and Roger Shone. Contributions are also invited by Facebook group members who have particular interests in the subject matter of the history, and development of cinemas, together with photographs and videos tags, many from the unique archives collections of fellow cinema researcher ~ Roger Shone.
Featuring every cinema that has been in the Chester and the surrounding areas up to the present date, together with personal recollections, information on present and future developments and the latest technology used.
If you have enjoyed past and present trips to the movies, or were employed in cinemas, then this site is a must for you to visit again and again.