Light House, a registered charity, is the Black Country’s only independent cinema, plus galleries and a café bar, set within the Victorian architecture of The Chubb Buildings, Wolverhampton.

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Information & Bookings

01902 716055

Box Office & Gallery opening hours:

9am - 8.30pm
Sat & Sun
Open 45mins before first screening - 8.30pm

Highlights from our Blog

  1. 06 Aug

    #SaveLightHouse campaign builds pace

    Press Release The Black Country’s only independent cinema, Light House in Wolverhampton, housed in the city’s former Chubb Lock Factory is facing closure following a series of cuts unless a partner or major sponsor can be found. The venue, which contains two screens, two galleries, a cafe bar and indoor courtyard is cited as Wolverhampton’s […]

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  2. 02 Aug

    August iDJ Cancelled

    Unfortunately the iDJ Open Deck Night, scheduled for 10th August, has been cancelled. Join us again in September to show off your DJ skills and enjoy a great mix of music.  

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  3. 26 Jul

    URGENT: #SaveLightHouse Appeal is launched

    PRESS AND PUBLIC STATEMENT BY LIGHT HOUSE CINEMA AND CAFÉ BAR WOLVERHAMPTON AN URGENT APPEAL TO SAVE THE BLACK COUNTRY’S KEY CULTURAL VENUE 26 July 2018 Following last week’s announcement that Light House in Wolverhampton, The Black Country’s only independent cinema, is in danger of closure unless significant investment is sourced, the venue has issued […]

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  4. 18 Jul

    Light House wins Community prize at WIRE Awards

    Wolverhampton’s City Centre Cinema, Light House, has been named ‘Community Contributor of the Year’ at the Wolverhampton Independent Retail Excellence Awards, held on Tuesday 17th July. Light House, based in the historic Chubb Buildings – a former Victorian lock factory –  since 1991, shows current film releases and streamed live theatre as well as providing […]

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  5. 14 Jul

    New sponsorship from Carvers Building Supplies

    Light House is delighted to announce our latest sponsor – a familiar name in the city: Carvers Building Supplies. Light House CEO Kelly Jeffs says of Carvers’ generous sponsorship ‘We’re grateful to Carvers, our neighbour across the ring road, for their support. As a charity, Light House is reliant on help like this that allows […]

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  6. 06 Jul

    Light House Nominated in WIRE Awards 2018

    We’ve been nominated! Light House is so pleased to announce that we’ve been nominated as a Community Contributor of the Year in the Wolverhampton Independent Retail Excellence (WIRE) Awards. We’ve also been shortlisted in the People’s Favourite Business category and we need you, our loyal customers, to vote for us (there’s a prize up for […]

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  7. 25 Jun


    As part of this year’s Scifest, Light House is bringing you Ridley Scott’s classic film Alien. Join us for this special screening on Saturday July 7th at 7pm starring Sigourney Weaver as Ellen Ripley in one of her most famous roles. Set in the future, the crew of spaceship Nostromo answer what they think to […]

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  8. 21 Jun

    Book Club Extra Screening

    Please note we’ve added an extra screening of new comedy Book Club starring Dianne Keaton. The additional screening will be on Thursday 28 June at 8.20pm. You can book them here or by phoning 01902 716055.

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  9. 12 Jun

    Carolin Windel – Haiti Cherie: Journey To A Forgotten Country

    Photographer Carolin Windel brings her latest exhibition to Light House. Carolin says of the work on show: ‘With the exhibition I would like to show both sides of Haiti. The photographs have been taken during the last five years. I would like to draw attention to the situation especially of the children of the poor […]

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  10. 16 May

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