Staff outside the Ritzy Cinema. Picture by @Uniteresist on Twitter
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October 29, 2014, 1 Comment

BECTU have released a ballot for strike action after Picturehouse cinemas refused to back down over job cuts at the Ritzy cinema. Staff and Picturehouse management met yesterday to discuss the [...]

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Picturehouse plan redundancies at the Ritzy

October 25, 2014, 9 Comments

In a terrible blow to our local cinema, staff at the Ritzy Cinema were told this week that around a quarter of them stand to be made redundant. Plans ...

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Competition: Day of the Dead @ Ritzy Cinema

October 22, 2014, No comments

This year’s Mexican Day of the Dead fiesta goes futuro with screenings of vintage Mexican sci-fi films across London. Bag yourself tickets for ...

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Honeytrap’s first public screening at Ritzy for London Film Festival

October 18, 2014, No comments

Brixton film Honeytrap had its first public screening ever at the Ritzy last  night, as one of the films selected for the London Film Festival. Co ar ...

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    Top Ritzy picks for London Film Festival
    October 8, 2014, No comments

    The Ritzy Cinema is hosting part of the London Film Festival, screening 30 acclaimed films from new and established directors throughout October. Here’s our list of top picks – from [...]

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    Ritzy staff reject pay deal
    August 27, 2014, 1 Comment

    Staff at the Ritzy have voted to reject the pay offer recommended by their union BECTU. Here is the statement released by the Ritzy Living Wage Campaign this morning: “Yesterday [...]

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    Ritzy staff are voting on new pay deal
    August 11, 2014, 2 Comments

    A union ballot has gone out to Ritzy staff campaigning for the London Living Wage to vote on a new pay deal at the cinema. BECTU, the media and entertainment industry [...]