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GREAT SATURDAY MARKET

Great indoor Saturday Market. Plenty of different stalls with local crafts, food, collectable's... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
DOUG Y
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Really Lovely Cinema

Lovely old cinema. The staff were so friendly. A family ticket was really good value. We couldn’t... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Dan7163
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Tring, United Kingdom
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Opened in 1894, The Market Hall Cinema is Wales' Oldest Cinema. In 2014 it was awarded the title UK CINEMA OF THE YEAR. This 200 seat venue is open 7 days a week and offers ample FREE PARKING. The cinema offers 2 for 1 tickets every Wednesday...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Market Square | Brynmawr, Ebbw Vale NP23 4AJ, Wales
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All reviews plenty of leg room latest films comfortable seats family ticket value for money small town award winning an absolute gem social enterprise selection of films easy free parking local council helpful staff warm welcome high standard run by volunteers well worth a visit
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great indoor Saturday Market. Plenty of different stalls with local crafts, food, collectable's etc. I spent nearly two hours inside this attraction view all on sale.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank DOUG Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely old cinema. The staff were so friendly. A family ticket was really good value. We couldn’t book in advance but it wasn’t busy and we had no problems getting in. Easy free parking at the rear. Yummy popcorn and and snacks. Would definitely go...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Dan7163
Reviewed 14 February 2019 via mobile

Fill of character and lots of comfortable seats with masses of leg room. The staff are friendly and welcoming. The usual snacks and drinks are available. We came from Blackwood to see The Mule. We'll definitely make the 20 minute journey to come again just...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JEMwalesUK
Reviewed 12 February 2019

Absolutely beautiful cinema with plenty of room in the seat and loads of leg room,also good food and a great cosy cinema room,would definitely recommend this place, we really enjoyed it,brought back lovely memories of going when we were young.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Leeozz
Reviewed 16 January 2019 via mobile

If you are looking for a traditional cinema experience with a modern twist this is for you This historic building still had the traditional character but the cinema is modern with comfy seats and state of the art projection equipment. The staff are fantastic and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank karljones1962
Reviewed 9 January 2019

Myself and my children all enjoy a visit here. The staff are very friendly. The building is well maintained. The snacks are inexpensive, as are the actual film tickets. Spacious seats.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank alisonb145
Reviewed 24 December 2018 via mobile

Use this ciñema alot keep local cinema open welcoming and friendly . They're located in Brynmawr . Come visit this well fought for cinema keep it alive for many more years to come XX

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank wakkijakki1961
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

As one of the oldest xin mas in the UK and winner of several awards I can't speak highly enough about my (many) visits to this cinema. Run entirely by volunteers it delivers a unique experience you just won't find at any multiplex. It caters...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Katrina C
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

A flag ship to community social enterprise projects and a beacon for re-sorting old buildings and re-igniting the spirit of the old cinema experience. Really good value and unique cinema experience. Highlights that sometimes the old ways are the best

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 344neils
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Excellent! Independent cinema, enthusiastically run by volunteers. Fine amenity in the Borough of Blaenau Gwent. Seen many films there over 30 years, the first I remember being "Who Framed Roger Rabbit?", the most recent being "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri". Good prices, good selection of...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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