Lynton’s Tiny Cinema Going Strong

Lynton’s cinema is a success story. Magazines and newspaper articles regularly declare it to be one of Britain’s best independent cinemas.

They show the latest blockbusters, pay some staff and operate 7 days a week. So how can a tiny cinema with 68 seats survive when there are just 1,150 residents in the twin villages of Lynton and Lynmouth? Keri Jones from Exmoor Radio spoke with cinema MD and founder Bill Pryor and discovered the secret of their success.

Bill Pryor

Old ticket machine