Just the ticket – work starts on new cinema site in Re­gent Ar­cade

Gloucestershire Echo - - NEWS -

WORK has be­gun on build­ing a bou­tique cinema in Re­gent Ar­cade.

Bosses at the Chel­tenham town cen­tre shop­ping cen­tre said brand new hoard­ings had been put up in­side the cen­tre be­cause of the lat­est con­struc­tion work there.

The multi-mil­lion pound cinema will oc­cupy a 22,000sq ft site at the part of the ar­cade that used to be host Bri­tish Home Stores.

The at­trac­tion, which is due to open next year, will have four screens and a VIP di­rec­tor’s lounge for pri­vate screen­ings in ad­di­tion to a lux­ury bar and lounge area.

There are also plans for a rooftop bar and new restau­rants at the south­ern end of the ar­cade in a de­vel­op­ment ex­pected to cost £3mil­lion.

Ar­cade man­ager, Scott Lahive, said: “It’s great to have good news to talk about. “We’re ready to go now and can’t wait to give the town such a spe­cial cinema en­vi­ron­ment.”

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