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The Pier  

Why not combine your visit to the Electric Palace with a meal at The Pier at Harwich? Take a look at the restaurant and menu here.

Humphrey Lyttelton and His Band
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On Friday 7th December at 7.30pm at St Nicholas Church, Harwich. This Special Event is presented by The Electric Palace in aid of the Palace Appeal. Admission by programme 20. There is no allocated seating. Doors open at 6.45pm.

Pirate BBC Essex

A chance to meet 'The Pirates' from Pirate BBC Essex and hear about the pioneering days of offshore radio

Special Double Bill
Sunday 5th August, 2007 at 4:00pm
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4pm Croupier (15)
Followed by a 'Question and Answer' session with Clive Owen and Mike Hodges
7.30pm Get Carter (18)

Tickets 11 plus membership

Heritage Open Days
Old Events The cinema will be open on Sunday September 9th 2007 from 10am to 2pm for Heritage Open Days. Admission free

Hi-de-Hi! Stars Reunion to aid the Appeal

On Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th October there was a special celebration to mark the 20th anniversary of the filming of the last series of the Hi-de-Hi! television series.

The Open Day included displays of photographs never before seen, information on filming, locations, etc, memorabilia and exclusive behind the scenes and outtake footage. Writers and the stars will be in attendance on both days.

Harwich Festival Event 'Talking Heads'
Tuesday 3rd July, 2007 at 7:30pm
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Tickets 7 plus membership. Four monologues performed by The Dovercourt Theatre Group.

Thanks to the Royal Oak!
Old Events Many thanks to Ken Laker and the team at the Royal Oak Pub in Dovercourt for hosting their regular quiz in aid of the Appeal.  Altogether if raised a magnificent 210!

Hog Roast in aid of the Electric Palace Appeal

On Sunday 26th August 2007 Betty Holbrook organised a Hog Roast in aid of the Electric Palace Appeal which was held in her garden. Many thanks to Betty Holbrook and her hard working team for this fund raising event which raised over 2500 for the Electric Palace.

At The Cinema a Century Ago
Wednesday 12th December, 2007 at 7:30pm

A very special presentation of films of the early 1900s shown on an original hand turned projector of 1912 with commentary by David Cleveland.

   Nigel Lister                            David Cleveland

Dinner at The Thorn Restaurant, Mistley
Old Events On Tuesday May 8th 2007. Tickets 25 per head (of which 15 is going to the Appeal) with a Raffle and the Draw for the Doug Page Watercolour. Please support this fundraising event.  To book phone The Thorn on 01206 392821

History of the Palace  

The Electric Palace in Harwich, England first opened its doors in 1911 and continues to show films on weekends throughout the year. Read More>>

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Palace Friends  

For a minimum donation of 20 (Jan 2010) why not consider joining as a Friend of the Harwich Electric Palace?

Friends help support the restoration and maintenance of the building and are entitled to Club Membership, a film voucher and other benefits. Read More>>