Prior to the game, the team honoured Shirley Nelson (36 years of service Beth Stefanson (30 years Marilyn Whiting (22 years and Evelyn Chilton (15 years).
It is now in the care of English Heritage who have refurnished the interior and open it to the public.Memories of Clapham's Theatres and Cinemas by Alan Garner A visitor to the site recently sent along some interesting memories of the Grand and other places of entertainment in the Clapham Junction and Battersea area.Odeon Muswell Hill Fortis Green Road N10 Designed by George Cole in 1936 it retains its original decor despite conversion to 3 screens in 1974.Hats off to the Waterloo Knights of Columbus volunteers for their great work in our community.On Monday last, the opening night, a large concourse of people collected, a goodly number of whom were unable to gain admittance, while inside the building was crowded from floor to ceiling.Shops The style doesn't seem to be so popular in central London but it is worth travelling on the top deck of a bus along Oxford Street which has some examples.In both instances often a traditional style was favoured with mock Tudor rather than Art Deco features.Bo Bandit (Smokey and the Bandit)."Oklahoma "The King and I "High Society" were just a few that come to mind.Hoover Western Avenue Middx UB6 Designed by Wallis Gilbert Partners in 1931-5 in an Egyptian style with vibrant colours and an impressive entrance.Granada 186 Powis Street Woolwich SE18 Designed in 1937 by Cecil Masey Reginald Uren with a fantastic interior by Theodore cartable roulette pikachu Komisarjevsky.There is also more information on Munt's Hall and its famous Consortium period below.The last film was shown in 1983 and since 1996 it has been a Wetherspoons pub.Right - A Programme for the Clapham Grand on October 6th 1947, during Nat Tennens' Management, who ran the Grand between 19The Theatre was converted for bingo use in 1972 and run by Mecca Bingo.Special thanks go out to the Waterloo Siskins and Kitchener Dutchmen organization for their support of the event.Grosvenor Alexandra Avenue Harrow Designed by FE Bromige in 1936.
Ideal House Great Marlborough Street W1 Designed as a showroom for the American casino poker yvelines Radiator Company by Raymond Hood in 1928-9 with additions by Gordon Jeeves in 1935.Alsaka Grange Road, Bermondsey SE1 A factory was established to process seal fur in 1869 but only the entrance remains from this.It has a neo-classical facade but a splendid Art Deco ballroom in the basement, due to become a restaurant.The Tesco store in nearby Baldock is another former factory in Art Deco style.Right - An Excerpt from a 1947 programme for the Clapham Grand whilst under Nat Tennens' Management.Naturally he could not afford to fall out with so powerful a combination.Speed and streamlining became important especially in the new modes of travel such as the first commercial flights, trains such as the Orient Express and ocean-going liners.Charles Urban's 'Movie Chats.Its proprietors have here adopted the same policy pursued by them in those other parts of the Metropolis adopted by Electric Palaces, Ltd.
Park Royal Western Avenue W3 This building of 1936 has a brick tower and a glazed circular ticket hall.
There is some information on these in the shopping arcade which runs through the building.