Wednesday 21 March 2018 5:15 PM
Women in Property South East Coast would like to invite you to a unique, behind the scenes peek at Britain's oldest purpose-built cinema, including a trip to the projection box and a screening of some old Brighton footage at The Duke of York's cinema.
The Duke of York's Picture House is an art house cinema which lays claim to being the oldest cinema in continuous use in Britain. It opened on 22 September 1910 and was one of Brighton's first picture palaces and, also one of the first cinemas in the world. According to cinema historian Allen Eyles, the cinema "deserves to be named Britain's oldest cinema". In 2012 it was voted best Cinema in the UK.