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For anyone raised in the grudging flea-pit culture of crackly double features and grumpy usherettes bearing trays of melting choc-ices, the complex is scarcely recognisable and seems more like a film-set.
I spend many happy hours in this warm, womb-like, flea-pit as it is called, watching Hollywood's interpretation of life to the accompaniment of a three-piece orchestra and the smell of fish and chips and sometimes, oranges.
To call the place a flea-pit would be an understatement," said Cliff.
Yesterday Frank, of Folkestone, Kent, said: ``I've been in love with the movies ever since my big sister took me to see Fred MacMurray starring inTexas Rangers in aLondon flea-pit in 1936.
His comments, sometimes encouraging, often acid, made millions decide whether or not to visit their local flea-pit or, these days, multiplex.
Where I lived in the Sixties, the local flea-pit was down a back street, suitably decaying and with moth-eaten seating which appeared unchanged from the 1890s.
There was fungus growing around the doors and you could see fleas jumping around, it was literally a flea-pit.
THE port of Ardrossan has been compared to "the worst flea-pit in Manila" by a respected travel magazine.
Obviously, there is absolutely nothing in the will to stop Martin selling the smoke damaged flea-pit, buying another one and shacking up with Sonia and the entire female cast of Hollyoaks if he so chooses.
We don't know what the award categories will be but we can guess there'll be no accolades for gazump of the year, creative descriptions of flea-pit houses or most dubious mortgage advice offered.
Obviously, there is nothing in the will to stop Martin selling the flea-pit, buying another one and shacking up with Sonia and the female cast of Hollyoaks if he so chooses.
This week I learned that the crumbling flea-pit in my hometown had vanished.
And that the privilege of staying in a one-star flea-pit in the Dominican Republic with 40 blokes he barely knows will cost two week's wages.