Cinema closure

SIR - In a recent article, one of your series From Our Files you stated that the Hermitage cinema closed 25 years ago, I think you will find that in fact it closed on September 28, 1963, some 45 years ago. The last film shown was Peter Sellers Heavens

SIR - In a recent article, one of your series 'From Our Files' you stated that the Hermitage cinema closed 25 years ago, I think you will find that in fact it closed on September 28, 1963, some 45 years ago. The last film shown was Peter Sellers' Heavens Above.

PETE SEARLE

Oakhill

Letchworth Garden City

EDITOR'S NOTE: many thanks for your observation Mr Searle. Time has flown and you are of course correct that it was 45, not 25 years ago that the Hermitage Cinema closed.