Cinema Project 2013 – Giltbrook Retail Park

I am undertaking this short questionnaire with members of the public to try and ascertain the level of support for a cinema at Giltbrook Retail Park.

Results will be fed back to Retail Park owners.

Please do fill in the questions below and make any comments you have also.

best regards

Richard Robinson

Borough Councillor Kimberley & Cossall

Cabinet Portfolio Holder Arts, Culture & Leisure


  • #151 written by C Pilsworth  9 years ago

    would be brilliant!

  • #152 written by Darren Seaton  9 years ago

    I agree with Lucy below. The traffic is appalling now. Would just make things worse.

  • #153 written by Susan Byrne  9 years ago

    brill idea would save us a lot of money rather than paying to
    go into Nottingham

  • #154 written by Becki  9 years ago

    I support this idea totally (and I live in Newthorpe), I would think that the traffic wouldn’t be a problem, as most people go to the cinema after 7pm, so it wouldn’t add to the rush times for the shops.

  • #155 written by Sammy  9 years ago

    After reading various articles about the proposed plans and as a resident of Giltbrook and who lives behind the ikea site I think it is crazy to put something as big as a cinema on there. The traffic every weekend is ridiculous and considerably worse on wet days and bank holidays. I have also noticed how in the advertiser it talks about how after sending out survey slips you have only had 35 objections, I am aware we may have been accidently over looked but have not received one and think that the people leaving close to the site it would be important to hear there views

  • #156 written by Lucy  9 years ago

    Looking at the bigger picture its a good idea. Brings business into the area, tram would be good too, however a big must is another exit entrance for the park. Traffic consideration is VERY important

  • #157 written by Sue  9 years ago

    A cinema would be great.However I have concerns over the extra traffic generated to the area. a detailed study needs to take place to assess the level of traffic feeding onto the A610.

  • #158 written by paige richardson 9 years ago

    This is a great idea, as normally i have to go all the way into town if i want to go to the cinema.Also i wouldn’t mind applying for a job there either. Please email me if you know/can find out where to apply for a job if its definitely happening.

  • #159 written by Guest  9 years ago

    yes … but only if you think carefully about dealing with extra traffic …. eg direct access from A610 🙂

  • #160 written by Susan Pretty  9 years ago

    I would be in favour if you think carefully about the impact of extra traffic in the area … having direct access from the A610 would benefit the entire retal park

  • #161 written by Graham 9 years ago

    Hi, I think this is an excellent idea. Also I wonder the venue could be used by local groups for amateur dramatics. As a member of Nottingham West Music & Drama Society (Nowmads), who perform at Kimberley School, an up to date venue with suitable stage and seating would serve I feel many groups in the community.

  • #162 written by amabel  9 years ago

    Fantastic idea. Hope it happens

  • #163 written by Joan 9 years ago

    Can’t wait it’s about time local people had a new cinema I’m a pensioner,we will use it but it will be brilliant for our grandchildren come for a visit, it will cause a problem with traffic, but at least we will get something for everyone to use. Hurry up brilliant

  • #164 written by Ella  9 years ago

    I fully support the Cinema as someone that lives locally however traffic conjestion needs to be a huge consideration.
    ps. when will there be an Outfit on the retail park?!

  • #165 written by Lorraine Kinsella 9 years ago

    Hi, yes I fully support the the Cinema at the Retail Park and would use it. This will be good for the community creating jobs and somewhere for younger people to go ect, but I also agree this could create more traffic at peak times.

  • #166 written by Jen  9 years ago

    This is a great opportunity to create more jobs and good for residents as they do not need to travel to town to go to the cinema. I hope we will see a cinema soon…

  • #167 written by Barbara  9 years ago

    Regarding frequency of visits to the cinema obviously this would depend upon what films were being shown. As I live quite near to the Retail Park I would think it unlikely that I would eat at the restaurants on site.

  • #168 written by B  9 years ago

    Have been waiting for a cinema on this site for years. Currently we use the showcase in Westfield! But live 5 miles from guiltbrook retail park.

  • #169 written by Lynne Margaret Wharton  8 years ago

    I think it would be great to have a cinema so close.brill.

  • #170 written by Daniel  8 years ago

    Only just came across this site – a cinema in giltbrook would be fantastic me and my partner frequently go to the Frankie and Bennys and have commented many times that there needs to be a cinema – hope this idea gets off the ground (preferably a cineworld 😉 )

  • #171 written by Rob Green  7 years ago

    I love I’ve Cream, and corercting spelling

  • #172 written by Nick 7 years ago

    I think that the cinema would be fantastic, & also with the new 4DX becoming the way forward having such a cinema as say an odeon with say at least 2 dedicated screens for this technology would really put us on the map! I also believe the tram service being extended to the retail park would also be a great help. This is something we should be supporting offering entertainment to the whole family & all ages & backgrounds, from kids, to friends, couples & families this would be a positive place for our area bringing jobs & revenue into building a better place for all of us who live near & far! But not only should we look at technology of 4DX & the standard 2D, 3D & IMAX, but to make a step even further make this an accessible cinema for all disabilities we could be cutting edge! With the options of toilet facilities such as: the standard, male, female & disabled but also include the whole community such as unisex toilets to stop transphobia! Family toilets not just a place to change a child within an already gendered toilet or taking up the use of a disabled toilet the cinema needs to be as diverse as our community as well as up to date with high standards of technology making this not just a cinema but a focus point for the whole of the East Midlands! We also need to make the screens accessible for the hard of hearing & deaf community, wheelchair & people with poor mobility to have ease of access, to provide for the blind or partially slighted, as most current cinemas offer like one or two showings here & there suitable for such people within the community but the fact is its not enough, these people are already discriminated against & already miss out on so much due to their disabilities so if we could include them within the building & planning it would mean they could have more choice & more options of suitable & accessible cinema experience they would go out more they would visit the cinema more & there must be technology out there to incorporate such services for not the odd showing but all showings of all films if they can make 4DX IMAX happen then we can make this happen. It would be one of a kind & Nottingham – Broxtowe borough would be paving the way forward for the whole of the UK.

  • #173 written by Nick 7 years ago

    Traffic is on the increase anyway? Cinema or not it won’t stop the traffic that’s the world we live in now, but if the tram was to go direct to the retail park that may help somewhat

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