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Halloween Suggestions from our Staff & Volunteers

Posted: Fri 30 Oct

Halloween Suggestions from our Staff & Volunteers

Turn the lights off. Lock the doors. Stop looking at that creepy shadow in the corner. As it's Halloween, now is the perfect time to freak ourselves out by watching our favourite horror films. We asked our team of staff and volunteers what horror films they love and which ones they’ll be watching this weekend.

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Getting ready to welcome you back!

Posted: Mon 17 Aug

Getting ready to welcome you back!

Thanks to the brilliant support we received during our #SaveTheUPP Crowdfunder, we are getting ready to re-open on Friday 4th September, and we can’t wait to welcome you back!

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#SaveTheUPP – Messages of Support

Posted: Tue 21 Jul

#SaveTheUPP – Messages of Support

In the lead-up to the campaign, we gathered quotes and photos from some local supporters and to use on our social media throughout the three-week campaign. We didn’t think we’d hit our target in 90mins! It would be a shame to let them go to waste, so we thought that we’d share them with you on here...

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#UPP Crowdfunder – We did it!

Posted: Fri 17 Jul

#UPP Crowdfunder – We did it!

We did it! Firstly, a huge thank you to everyone who has donated, bought rewards, and shared news about our #SaveTheUPP Crowdfunder. The outpouring of support we received on the day we launched this campaign and during the subsequent weeks has been something the staff and the volunteers will never forget. Thank you.

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#SaveTheUPP Crowdfunder Campaign – Message from Micaela Tuckwell

Posted: Mon 6 Jul

#SaveTheUPP Crowdfunder Campaign – Message from Micaela Tuckwell

A message from Micaela Tuckwell, General Manager of The Ultimate Picture Palace, regarding our Don't Let The Lights Go Out - #SaveTheUPP Crowdfunder campaign which launched on Friday 3 July 2020.

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UPP Friday Film Club - 26 Jun

Posted: Fri 26 Jun

UPP Friday Film Club - 26 Jun

How many of you would have been at Glastonbury this weekend? Alongside the BBC’s coverage from previous years, this week’s UPP Friday Film Club looks at some of our favourite music documentaries available to stream from the safety of your sofa. No need for suncream, but a nice cold cider wouldn't go amiss!

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Our Plans to Re-open Our Cinema

Posted: Mon 22 Jun

Our Plans to Re-open Our Cinema

In light of yesterday’s announcement from the Prime Minister, that cinemas can start opening in England from 4th July, we would like to inform our supporters of the UPP’s plans. Having spoken to industry experts, other independent cinemas, and - most importantly - our own customers we are planning to re-open The Ultimate Picture Palace on Friday 4th September.

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