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April 15, 2017, 2 Comments

The gelaterias, boulangeries and French wine shops of East Dulwich echoed to chants of “The workers united will never be defeated”, as staff at a second local Picturehouse cinema joined […]

Ritzy workers' banner at the 2016 Lambeth Country Show

It’s about justice: Now East Dulwich joins Ritzy strikers

April 13, 2017, 1 Comment

Workers at Brixton’s Ritzy cinema will join colleagues from four other Picturehouse cinemas in strikes this weekend as they step up their campaign f ...

Still from A Moving Image: Tanya Fear in Brixton

Ritzy round up April

April 12, 2017, 1 Comment

As the sun begins to shine here in London, I know it will be hard to remember to go indoors and see some cinema, writes Nicola Jones. Evermore so, as ...

Ritzy workers' banner at the 2016 Lambeth Country Show

Stars back Ritzy boycott call

February 25, 2017, 1 Comment

Giants of the UK film industry have rallied to the cause of low-paid London cinema workers fighting for a living wage. Sir Ian McKellen, Sir Patrick S ...

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    Ritzy workers set to strike on BAFTA weekend
    February 10, 2017, 1 Comment

      Ritzy cinema staff will be joined on strike on Saturday (11 February) by workers at three other Picturehouse cinemas – Hackney, Picturehouse Central and Crouch End. Organisers say the […]

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    Ritzy union demands meeting as third cinema joins living wage campaign
    December 1, 2016, Comments Off on Ritzy union demands meeting as third cinema joins living wage campaign

    Bectu, the union representing Ritzy cinema staff taking action to be paid the London Living Wage of £9.75 an hour, is urging senior management at Picturehouse Cinemas to meet it […]

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    Ritzy Round Up November
    November 1, 2016, 1 Comment

    Hopefully refreshed after the London Film Festival, you can head back to the cinema for some quality viewing arriving this month, says Nicola Jones. New Marvel duo might be fun […]

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    The Ritzy Strike’s Back
    September 24, 2016, 1 Comment

    Ritzy cinema workers marked the first strike in their new campaign for fair pay today (24 September) with a stirring rendition of the Star Wars theme and a chorus of “Fair […]

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    Monthly Ritzy Round Up – September 2016
    September 9, 2016, Comments Off on Monthly Ritzy Round Up – September 2016

    As September descends upon us like those holiday relatives you were never prepared for—there is at least time to prep for award season. Soon the weather will cool down and […]

  • Ritzy Round Up: July
    July 4, 2016, 1 Comment

    By Nicola Jones As this British summer continues to elude many of us there is always the option of hiding out in the cinema until the sun comes back out […]