FAQ, The Palace
Do you still serve tea in china cups?
We have our economic china cups of tea and coffee for just £1.00. We also have a fresh selection of herbal teas and artisan coffees.
Do you still play the National Anthem before the film?
Yes, we do play the National Anthem before the film, with the exception of the children’s morning matinees.
Can I still buy tickets at the cinema?
Yes, you can buy the tickets at the cinema or through our website.
Do you accept card payments?
Yes, you can pay by both card or cash.
Do you still have OAP ticket prices?
Yes, we do have reduced priced tickets for children, students and OAPs.
Are you open every day?
Yes, The Palace is open seven days a week. We also have Wednesday matinees for £6 including a cup of tea and a biscuit and children’s matinees on Saturday and Sunday for £3.50 for both children and adults.
Do you have hearing loop systems for the deaf and hard of hearing?
We don’t have a hearing loop system in place at the moment, but hopefully this is something we will be able to incorporate soon. We do, however, have subtitled screenings on Mondays.
Do you still have the original seats?
Yes, we do. Although we’ve refurbished the cinema, we have managed to preserve many features of the original cinema.
Can teens visit the cinema unaccompanied?
Yes, we welcome teens to come along and enjoy our variety of films, as well as our Teen Screen events on Tuesday at 5:40pm, which includes a milkshake or soft drink with the ticket for only £5.99.
Is the cinema wheelchair accessible?
There is a ramp into the auditorium and we currently have two spaces for wheelchairs but can make more if needed, just let us know in advance.
Is there parking?
We are in the process of making a small car park behind the cinema. Let us know if you have mobility needs and we can try to reserve you a space. Otherwise there is plenty of parking in Longridge.
I don’t have a car, how can I get there?
The number 1 bus from Preston stops right outside the cinema. From Blackburn, the number 35 bus stops a hundred metres up the road, as does the number 5 bus from Clitheroe.
Is the cinema available for private hires?
Yes! We are open for school bookings, birthday parties, graduation ceremonies, company events, amateur dramatics and more. We have a deep stage behind our retractable cinema screen and a newly refurbished workshop space upstairs. We can provide catering for groups and have a licence to serve alcohol. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or give the cinema a call to discuss your ideas and needs.