This cinema opened in the 1930s in Highland Road, Southsea. It was re-named the Salon Cinema in the 1970s and closed down in the 1980s. It was demolished and is now a sports-field.

Recognise these lost Portsmouth cinemas? See how many you can remember

CINEPHILES have to make do with just a handful of movie theatres in Portsmouth this days.

Saturday, 17th October 2020, 11:21 am

But over the years there have been a number of beloved cinemas across the city from Cosham all the way to Southsea.

Here are pictures of 17 of the ones we have loved and lost over the years.

How many do you remember?

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