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Winter Gardens Waterloo, Church Road - Lost Bingo Halls

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

Winter Gardens Waterloo Logo

Club Closed: TBC

Winter Gardens
Church Road

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Winter Gardens Waterloo, Church Road Background And History

We are not sure about this club, and we think its history as a bingo venue was a brief one, bingo being tried out on Saturday evenings during the sixties. Originally the premises were a gym, which was converted into a cinema. Rebuilt as a theatre in 1922, which then operated as a cinema post 1931, the premises were converted into a church and have since been demolished.

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By Gareth Whieldon/Ian Grundy (November 2011)

Photographs Of The Winter Gardens Waterloo, Church Road

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.

Winter Gardens Waterloo

Exterior of Winter Gardens.

Your Comments And Memories Of The Church Road Winter Gardens

Were you connected to the Winter Gardens Church Road, Waterloo? 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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Club Memory

The reason for the name 'Winter Gardens' is because it was a cinema. I remember I used to go there in the early 60's. They used to show horror films on a Saturday afternoon matinee.

Ian Hutchings (April 2012)

Other Clubs In The Area

Listed below are a couple of clubs in the area as an alternative to the Winter Gardens Waterloo.

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