Fundraiser makes £600 towards Halstead Cinema campaign

Organiser Craig Smith in the Knight Rider car at the fundraiser

Organiser Danni baxter and friend Andrew Fenner in one of the photo booths at the event

First published in News

Determined volunteers have raised £600 towards the cost of a new projector as part of their campaign to reopen Halstead Cinema.

Hundreds of people attended the event at Halstead Football Club, in Rosemary Lane, to show their support for the reopening of the cinema, which closed in 2005.

The cinema, at the Empire Theatre, in Butler Road, Halstead, needs a new projector so Craig Smith, of Dooley Road, Halstead, and fellow campainer Danni Baxter, arranged the fundraiser to raise money towards the cost.

Mr Smith began his campaign to bring back the cinema last year and now has over 600 supporters on the campaign’s Facebook page.

The event raised £600 and the team hope to hold another event in the summer.

See the Halstead Gazette for the full story

Comments

Comments are closed on this article.

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree