Save the David Lean Cinema Campaign: July film schedule

Posted on July 1st, by Philip Howard in Culture. 3 comments

Philip Howard unveils this month’s schedule for the Save the David Lean Cinema campaign

The Save the David Lean Cinema Campaign has been very active recently. Our primary aim is to reopen the cinema in the Croydon Clocktower complex, and there are promising indications that we may be able to announce some progress soon. Our secondary aim is to keep the flag flying for engaging … Read More »



Films for May from the Save The David Lean Cinema Campaign

Posted on April 30th, by Philip Howard in Culture. 1 Comment

Save the David Lean Cinema Campaign programmer Philip Howard has four more reasons to join the Spread Eagle’s art-house community

Once again, the Save The David Lean Cinema Campaign is pleased to present a film season at the Spread Eagle pub in Katherine Street. Before our March season, I wrote about the principles we follow when putting a season together. To recap, we try to show films … Read More »



David Lean spirit at Croydon’s ‘art house’ cinema pub

Posted on March 1st, by Philip Howard in Culture. 3 comments

Film-lovers are regularly filling the Spread Eagle’s upstairs room. Save the David Lean Cinema Campaign programmer Philip Howard explains why

The Save the David Lean Cinema Campaign pursues two main objectives. Our primary goal is to reopen the David Lean Cinema in the Clocktower complex. In the longer term, this could mean supporting a social enterprise or cinema chain with attractive plans, but in the meantime … Read More »