• Bluebells online Fayre supporting The Plaza Community Cinema

  • Sat, 01-08-2020 at 11:00
  • Bluebell Stalls
    Brentwood Avenue
    L23 2UZ Liverpool
Bluebells online Fayre supporting The Plaza Community Cinema - Bluebell  Stalls - Liverpool

Welcome to Bluebell Stalls Online Event.This month's Charity is Plaza Community CinemaWe are absolutely thrilled to be supporting such a Local Iconic Cinema. Please do all you can to support this well known Community Cinema.The Plaza as it was called opened it's doors on the 5th Sept 1939 and closed on the same day due to the outbreak of WW2, it is the only cinema that has ever done this.The first film shown was South Riding starring the then Ralph Richardson.The cinema has been under various owners those being Odeon ,Classic, Cannon and Apollo.The cinema only had one screen seating 1400 until in 1976 in became one of the first miniplex In the country with 3 screens, the two smaller ones being 92 seaters and the big screen with 596 spread over the stalls and circle.The cinema now has 80 volunteers and a small amount of paid staff, it shows the latest films at affordable prices £4.90 & £3.90 We show not only film but have Autism & Dementia screenings but also we have a social club on Thursdays and we have Flicks & Friends each month for over 60s organised with Age Concern for £1. We have Live at the Plaza which is an entertainment afternoon of music and comedy raising money for Alzheimer’s Society The cinema was awarded the Queens Award for Voluntary Services ( equivalent to an MBE) and more recently Martin Fol Manager and Jan Dunn Chair of Trustees were recognised for all the work they have done and were nominated for the Love of Film Competition run by BAFTA, and were invited to attend the BAFTAS with stay at the Savoy Hotel an amazing weekend.Please join the Bluebell Team and The Plaza Community Cinema by donating a small token to their Just Giving Page.https://gf.me/u/x56ircTo view the Fayre, click on the tab Discussion to access this exciting event.To buy from any of the Traders, simply comment in the box below their Sales.The Traders will organise your payments, Postage and delivery for you.Please do promote Bluebell's Online Fayre by sharing this Community Event.This is the link to share the event, thank you.