Savoy Cinema

1 Burnt Oak Broadway,
Burnt Oak, HA8 5LD

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19ods31 on April 18, 2017 at 11:35 am

During the late 40’s and early 50’s, I saw so many big jazz bands here, yet topping them all has to be watching Teddy Wilson’s appearance during the UK/USA non accompaniment ban the a few members of the early Trad band ignored and made up a great Benny Goodman sounding trio that had Teddy in tears and all received a standing ovation. I will never forget that moment.

woody on October 11, 2010 at 7:19 am

in 2010, close up broken windows and graffiti make it look shabby

Ken Roe
Ken Roe on May 18, 2006 at 7:59 am

Here is a scan of a photograph I took of the former Savoy in the summer 1994:

Ian on May 9, 2006 at 11:24 am

Photos here:–

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and here

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both dating from 1988 when used as a bingo hall.