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Photo: Former Tatton Cinema Gatley (Stockport MBC)

Category: Stockport Cheshire - Filename: StoGatTattonCnma5928.jpg - Image ID no: 4860


Aidan O'RourkeTutor Aidan O’Rourke has built up a wide range of experience in both film and digital photography. He first became interested in photography in 1981. Since 1996 he has documented Manchester and Liverpool in photos and words. He has taken the 'now' photos for Manchester Then and Now, Manchester United Then and Now and Liverpool Then and Now (Anova Books). 107 of his photos are featured in the book Rebuilding Manchester by Euan Kellie. He wrote the Q&A pages for the first 27 issues of Digital Camera Magazine. From July 2008 to April 2009, his gigantic Manchester Mega-Photo was displayed in the foyer at Manchester’s Urbis Museum. He is based in Stockport and covers Manchester, Liverpool and northern England.
Former Tatton Cinema Gatley (Stockport MBC)
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From the 1930s, the art deco Tatton Cinema was the centrepiece of the village of Gatley, to the south of Manchester. The Tatton closed following the opening of the multiplex cinema in nearby Parrs Wood around 2000, and the building behind the facade was partially destroyed. (Since 1974 Gatley has been part of the Stockport MBC local authority district.)

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It has a very negative effect on a locality when a familiar and well-loved amenity suddenly closes and is allowed to fall into disrepair.

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old cinemas, art deco cinemas, cinemas in Stockport MBC, Gatley Cheshire, Cheadle and Gatley UDC, Tatton Cinema, Cheshire

Title:
Former Tatton Cinema Gatley (Stockport MBC)

Filename:
StoGatTattonCnma5928.jpg

ID number:
4860

Technical details:
Fuji Finepix S3

Date created:
2005-09-28

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