Memories

Our first date was at the ‘pictures’ on 19 September 1965 to see Lucky Jim. We must have hit it off because we will be celebrating our 42nd wedding anniversary at Easter.

George Whitelock (La Scala, 1965)
  • 1950s

    Tony Nesbit

    Roxy

    Recently I was having a discussion with a friend about the large number of cinemas and dance halls available to Glaswegians in the past and I estimated that in my youth there had been around ten cinemas, large and small...

  • 1932-33

    Betty Norris

    Roxy

    When aged 5 my father took me to the Roxy Cinema to see my first film. Al Jackson in Jonny Boy and I was in floods of tears and inconsolable when he sang 'Climb Upon My Knee Sonny Boy'.