leodis logo

Leeds City Council

Open archives compliant site

Supported by BIG Lottery Fund

Enrich UK Lottery Fund

Results Found (2), Result Page (1 of 1)
Search Aspect (Gaiety Kinema )
Location - Leeds & District

[1]
Gaiety Kinema, Roundhay Road (Harehills) (10 comments)
Black & White image1969 Image shows what was the entrance, now bricked up, to the Gaiety Kinema in Roundhay Road at the junction with Gathorne Terrace. It opened on Wednesday 6th July 1921, and was designed by architect G. Frederick Bowman of Greek Street. The cinema closed on 22nd February 1958 with a final showing of the film, 'Woman in a Dressing Gown' starrying Yvonne Mitchell, Anthony Quayle and Sylvia Syms. The Gaiety was demolished and, on 7th December 1972 the new Gaiety Public House opened on the site, at the corner of Gathorne Terrace with Roundhay Road.
[internal reference; 2008219_166167:LEO 2760]
[2]
Gaiety Kinema, Roundhay Road (Harehills) (2 comments)
Black & White image18th May 1966. View shows the Gaiety Kinema on Roundhay Road by the junction with Gathorne Terrace. The cinema had closed on 22nd February 1958 and is seen here with its entrance boarded up. Designed by architect G. Frederick Bowman of Greek Street, it had originally opened on 6th July 1921. It was eventually demolished and the Gaiety public house opened on the site on 7th December 1972. This too has since been demolished and the Archway resource centre for 16-25 year olds was built on the site in 2001.
[internal reference; 2011125_172986:LEO 5815]