NEW CINEMA SEASON 2017

NEW CINEMA SEASON 2017

THE NEW SPRING CINEMA SEASON IS HERE! // FREEBIES // SHORT FILMS // NEW VENUES // GUESTS // We finished our last cinema season on such a high, we just couldn’t wait to tell you all about what we have in store for cinema-lovers in the local area! So to launch ourselves into 2017 with […]

The Winter Cinema Season is Here

The Winter Cinema Season is Here

As the nights draw in & there’s a chill in the air, Signal Cinema presents its fantastic new season collection of films for Winter 2016 carefully selected with upcoming themes of Music, Horror and Alternative Xmas, there are a variety of exciting movies to entertain as the days get shorter & evenings longer. These films […]

Get Digital 16-19s Free Creative Filmmaking Workshops

Get Digital 16-19s Free Creative Filmmaking Workshops

Signal will be running digital media workshops with a group of local 16 to 19 year olds on our Get Digital project, kindly funded by the Sir John Fisher Foundation, Francis C Scott Charitable Trust and Esmee Fairbairn Foundation. The group will learn a range of filmmaking, digital and leadership skills from visiting industry professionals through a series of masterclasses, workshops […]

Lost Journeys of the Furness Railway: Gone but not forgotten

Lost Journeys of the Furness Railway: Gone but not forgotten

This July marked the end of our creative heritage project, funded by Heritage Lottery Fund.  The Lost Journeys exhibition attracted 100s of visitors and featured stories, animations, films, oral history recordings and photography by local participants – sharing and celebrating the importance of the old train lines of the Furness area through creative media. A visitor said: “It’s […]

FREE Exhibition Opens Friday 24 June at Cooke’s Studios

FREE Exhibition Opens Friday 24 June at Cooke’s Studios

After months of research, community workshops, and hard work, Lost Journey’s of the Furness Railway will be displayed through photography, animation, and film at a FREE exhibition at Cooke’s Studios, Signal’s ground floor event space, and next door at 102 Abbey Road. The exhibition is suitable for all ages and opens on Friday 24 and Saturday […]

Jaws Event Sold Out!

Jaws Event Sold Out!

Last Thursday 27th August saw a 70’s beach party atmosphere here at Signal Cinema with the hoards turning up in super costumes and metallic sky blue Mustangs! A special summer screening of the 1975 blockbuster ‘Jaws’ was programmed for the end of the season which coincided with the 40th anniversary of it’s release!  Initially the […]