Cinema is set to return to St Albans' Alban Arena this week, as films will be shown for as little as £5 per ticket.

Movies will be shown at the Civic Close venue from tomorrow (Friday, January 5), with "the latest blockbusters and timeless classics" promised.

The Alban Arena will become the third cinema in St Albans, following London Road's The Odyssey and The Hub on Verulam, in Verulam Road.

The Miracle Club will be the first film to be projected onto the big screen at the Alban Arena at 2pm tomorrow.

Wish, Disney's latest animated hit, will follow on Saturday and Sunday.

Tickets start at £5 for concessions, with the top price set at £8.50 at the time of opening.

A spokesperson for Everyone Active, which operates the venue, said: "The Alban Arena is thrilled to announce the much-anticipated return of cinematic magic in 2024.  


"Starting on January 5, movie enthusiasts can once again enjoy the big screen experience at our iconic venue in the heart of St Albans.

"Our patrons can experience the latest blockbusters and timeless classics on our big screen. 

"Immerse yourself in the magic of the silver screen with our special focus this January on Oscar-worthy contenders."

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