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Star Bingo Thirsk, Market Place - Lost Bingo Halls

Details | Club Background & History | Photographs | Other Clubs | Your Comments & Memories

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Club Closed: August 2005

Star Bingo
Market Place
Y07 1

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Star Bingo Thirsk, Market Place Background And History

We don't know much about Star Bingo other than the fact that it closed in 2005, and opened sometime between then and the sixties/seventies. Originally the Regent Cinema, it opened in 1935 with a very small capacity of 400. Originally an independent, it was taken over by Star Cinemas, who brought in bingo part-time, and latterly full-time. The conversion meant removal of much of the original interior, but what was left is no longer there to be seen, as the building was demolished in 2006.

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Photographs Of The Star Bingo Thirsk, Market Place

If you have any photos from this lost hall, be it of its interior, the staff, special events, parties, customers and more; and you'd like to share them here, please contact us to arrange adding them to the site.

Star Bingo Thirsk

Photograph by: Paul Bland - Exterior of the now defunct Star Bingo Thirsk

Your Comments And Memories Of The Market Place Star Bingo

Were you connected to the Star Bingo Market Place, Thirsk? Be it as a staff member or customer, we'd love to hear about this club when it was open - send your comments and memories about the staff, the members, the events and general atmosphere of this lost bingo club; to keep here for posterity's sake.

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Bingo Caller During The Nineties

I worked at the Bingo Hall for around 6 months as a caller and checker from @January 1995 to June 1995.

By E. McLintock (September 2013)

Other Clubs In The Area

Listed below are a couple of clubs in the area as an alternative to the Star Bingo Thirsk.

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