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Thu, 13 Jun


St Johns Church

Going to the Flicks

On March 3, 1973, the lights of Diss Picture House in Victoria Road, went out for the last time. Basil Abbott will go over some of the wonderful memories people had about the cinema.

Going to the Flicks
Going to the Flicks

Time & Location

13 Jun 2024, 14:00

St Johns Church, Broad Street, Harleston IP20 9AZ

About the event

Last year was the 50th anniversary of the closure of Diss Picture House.  Basil Abbott, manager of Diss Museum, was a picture-goer all his young life.  He was there on the last night in March 1973 and re-lives the heady days of Going to the Flicks.

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