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. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 16 May

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  8. 03 Apr

    Reclaim Photography Festival 2018: Reclaiming Our Future

    This eagerly awaited third international photography festival: reclaiming our future, returns to the West Midlands from Thursday 3 May to Tuesday 26 June 2018. Light House Media Centre will open the festival with a special month-long gallery exhibition, showcasing a selection of prints from nineteen regional, UK and internationally exhibiting photographers. Reclaim Photography Festival is […]

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  9. 05 Mar

    Press Release: Oscar Wins Celebrated at Light House

    5 March 2018 Following another spectacular Oscars ceremony, The Black Country’s only independent cinema is ready to welcome customers to see some of the winners this Mother’s Day weekend and in the coming weeks as another awards season draws to a close. Light House Marketing Manager Julie Rennison urges fans to see the winners on […]

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  10. 09 Feb

    Press Release: Wolverhampton treasure in the spotlight

    PRESS RELEASE 9 February 2018 Wolverhampton treasure in the spotlight for a Shakespeare Classic Fans of the Bard are looking forward to the Royal Shakespeare Company’s live screening of his most famous comedy ‘Twelfth Night’ on Valentine’s Day, Wednesday 14th February. Sharp eyed locals have noticed a very familiar setting for the cinema trailer, which […]

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