Film: Passport to Pimlico (1949, cert U)
Tuesday 22 November 2016
Shown in partnership with the King's Lynn Community Cinema Club
In this popular 1949 Ealing Studios comedy starring Stanley Holloway an ancient treasure horde is uncovered as a result of wartime bombing. A document proves that the London district of Pimlico belongs to Burgundy, France and when the government tries to claim the treasure for the Crown, the plucky Pimlico residents declare their independence and mayhem ensues…
Running time approx. 84 mins.
St. George's Guildhall
Norfolk PE30 1EU
St George's Guildhall is the largest surviving medieval guildhall in England - boasting many original and rare medieval features. The first theatre production was in 1442 and was officially reopened after an ambitious restoration in 1951, marking the start of the first King’s Lynn Festival.
The nearest parking for the Guildhall is on the Tuesday Market Place or behind the Corn Exchange on Common Staithe Quay. Please note: Charges apply 24 hours a day, including for Blue Badge holders. lease ensure you pay the correct fee. Current charges are available on the borough council website: https://www.west-norfolk.gov.uk/
There are stairs to the auditorium with access for those with restricted mobility via a stair climber. For further accessibility information please contact the box office on 01553 764864
All of our Guildhall festival events have reserved seats. The following seating plan is to be used as a guide only – for further details please contact the box office.
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