BAM Construction has started enabling works ahead of a £9.7m redevelopment of Redcar’s old beachfront picture house.
The Regent Cinema, formerly the New Pavilion, has been a Redcar landmark for more than 100 years. Following its closure in 2018, Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council developed a plan to rebuild the single screen cinema as a three-screen complex, with auditoria of 95, 54 and 35 seats.(*)
The council’s aspiration is to get an independent operator who might occasionally show something other than superhero blockbusters.
The two-storey building will feature a glass walled foyer, to make the most of the views, as well as glazed terracotta tiles and feature entrance canopy…….