The Cinemas of West Wales

Alan Phillips

This book records the mostly vanished cinemas of west Wales - it describes where they were, with descriptions of their interiors and programs. B&W photos.
Date Published :
November 2017
Publisher :
Y Lolfa
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Binding : Paperback
ISBN : 9781784614461
Pages : 128
Stock Status : In stock


Most of the cinemas of west Wales - from Barmouth in Gwynedd to Llanelli in Carmarthenshire - have long since disappeared, been demolished or converted. This book records their history, where they were, gives descriptions of their interiors and programs, and includes photographs of what they looked like then, and now.

About The Author

Alan Phillips was born in Pembrokeshire, but now resides in Colwyn Bay. He was educated at Preseli Secondary School and Swansea University, before joining the RAF in 1965, later moving to the Ministry of Defence. As a lifelong aviation enthusiast, he has written several articles for aviation magazines, as well as several books, including Sixty Years of Leeds Bradford Airport, Military Airfields of Wales, Civil Aviation in Wales, Brawdy, Defending Wales: The Coast and Sea-Lanes, and Wales and the Air War 1914-1918. Now that he is retired, he finds he has more time to pursue his interest in aviation.

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