Amazing pictures show what urban explorers found in Portsmouth’s abandoned Odeon cinema

A team of urban explorers who sneaked into an abandoned Portsmouth cinema have found a site perfect for a post-apocalyptic film.

Tuesday, 16th April 2019, 11:47 am
Updated Tuesday, 16th April 2019, 11:52 am
Simon Waitland explored the former Odeon cinema in North End
Simon Waitland explored the former Odeon cinema in North End

Check out the pictures below of what the cinema looks like now, more than a decade after it closed. Read the full story here.

Simon Waitland explored the former Odeon cinema in North End
Simon Waitland explored the former Odeon cinema in North End

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Simon Waitland explored the former Odeon cinema in North End
Simon Waitland explored the former Odeon cinema in North End.
Simon Waitland explored the former Odeon cinema in North End
Simon Waitland explored the former Odeon cinema in North End
Simon Waitland explored the former Odeon cinema in North End
Simon Waitland explored the former Odeon cinema in North End
Simon Waitland explored the former Odeon cinema in North End
Simon Waitland explored the former Odeon cinema in North End
Simon Waitland explored the former Odeon cinema in North End
Simon Waitland explored the former Odeon cinema in North End
The Odeon cinema in London Road Portsmouth in 2007. PICTURE:STEVE REID (074459-41).
The Odeon cinema on London Road, North End, Portsmouth 1986 PP4884
The Odeon cinema in London Road Portsmouth 2007. PICTURE:STEVE REID (074459-33).
Odeon Cinema, in London Road, North End in April 1973 PP1311
The former Odeon cinema in London Road Portsmouth in 2009. PICTURE:STEVE REID (090127-94).
Outside the Odeon, North End, Portsmouth, during the Queen's visit for the Fleet Review in June 1977.
The Odeon Cinema, London Road, North End. Picture: Google Maps.
Outside the Odeon, North End, Portsmouth, during the Queen's visit for the Fleet Review in June 1977.
Odeon cinema, North End, Portsmouth.
HM the Queen passing the Odeon, North End. HM the Queens cortege passes the Odeon, North End with cadet band on parade. Picture: Jerry Crane.