British Film Institute

In 1996 the BFI ran the Cinema 100 Cinema Heritage Plaque scheme which commemorated 126 individuals, places, buildings and a railway engine nominated by the public for their contributions to a century of British cinema.

http://www.bfi.org.uk/filmtvinfo/faq/regions/centenaryplaques.pdf

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John Grierson (1898-1972) pioneer of the documentary film

MacRobert Arts Centre, Sterling, United Kingdom

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first moving picture show in Newark 24 Nov 1896

Market Place, Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom

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Fishguard Bay where John Huston's Moby Dick was filmed 1956

, Fishguard, United Kingdom

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The J Paul Getty Conservation Centre

, Berkhamsted, United Kingdom

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The Dome Cinema opened 1911

Marine Parade, Worthing, United Kingdom

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Celebrating Gordon Richardson who spent his life transporting films throughout the North travelling over 3,000,000 miles in the process

Rosehill Theatre, Whitehaven, United Kingdom

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Welwyn Theatre designed by Louis de Soissons and A. W. Kenyon operating 1928-1983

Charter House, Parkway, Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom

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The site of the British Instructional Film Studio where Brighton Rock and many other films were made 1928 to 1950

Broadwater Road, Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom

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The site of the King's Palace cinema opened 1910

Church Street, Wellingborough, United Kingdom

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Rex Cinema opened 1921

West Street, Wareham, United Kingdom

Cecil hepworth plaque, walton on thames, surrey
From 1899-1924 this building formed part of the original studios of Cecil Hepworth whose Rescued by Rover was made here

Playhouse Theatre, Walton on Thames, United Kingdom

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The Brine Baths where the first recorded film show in Walsall took place on 9 Nov 1896

Gala Baths, Tower Street, Walsall, United Kingdom

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Apollo 6 Cinema opened 13 Nov 1933

King Street, Wallasey, United Kingdom

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Regal Cinema opened as the Cinedrome 1930

Regal Cinema, Wadebridge, United Kingdom

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Stan Laurel was born in this house 16 June 1890

3 Argyll Street, Ulverston, United Kingdom

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Regal (ABC) Cinema 1933 to 1989

Regal House, corner of Castle Road and Castle Circus, Torquay, United Kingdom

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Peter M. Myott pioneer local cinema exhibitor. The site if the Electric (later the Colony) Cinema 1911-1986

Union Street, Torquay, United Kingdom

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Kenneth Griffith actor and film maker born here 12 October 1921

Rhos Cottage, Church Park, Tenby, United Kingdom

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Diana Dors (1931-1984) born in Swindon

Virgin Multiplex, Swindon, United Kingdom

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La Charette Cinema, the smallest in Wales founded in 1953 by Gwyn M. Philips

La Charette Cinema, Gorseinon, Swansea, United Kingdom

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Halas and Batchelor leading animators had their studio here

Cotswold House, Church Street, Stroud, United Kingdom

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Freddie Jones character actor in over 68 films born nearby 12 Sept 1927

Longton Town Hall, Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom

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Barber's Picture Palace first cinema in Stoke 1909

The Boulevard, Tunstall, Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom

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George Henderson brought film to the North at the nearby Temperance Hall in Feb 1896

Dovecot Arts Centre, Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom

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Will Hay (1888-1949) comedian and star of Oh Mr Porter and Good Morning Boys was born in the town

Dovecot Arts Centre, Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom

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Maurice Elvey prolific film-make born in Stockton 11 Nov 1887

Dovecot Arts Centre, Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom

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Odeon Cinema opened June 1952 the UK's most southerly cinema

Odeon Cinema, St. Helier, Jersey

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The Weisker Brothers began showing films in 1907 at the nearby Wellington Hotel

Victoria Square, St Helens, United Kingdom

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The Film Centre opened as the Odeon in July 1936

Chandos Place, St Austell, United Kingdom

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ABC Cinema oldest surviving cinema in north of England opened 1911

Lord Street, Southport, United Kingdom

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George Berthold (Bertie) Samuelson (1889-1947) pioneer film producer born here

41 Nevill Street, Southport, United Kingdom

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Frank Mottershaw (1850-1932) pioneer of film production based in the city

Ruskin Gallery, Sheffield, United Kingdom

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Cannon Cinema opened as the Odeon in 1937

Cannon Cinema, Sittingbourne, United Kingdom

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Repton School. Goodbye Mr Chips starring Robert Donat and Greer Garson filmed here 1939

Repton School, Repton, United Kingdom

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featured as a location in A Kind of Loving in 1962

The Miller Arcade, Preston, United Kingdom

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commemorating vanished Preston cinemas the Empire, the King's Palace, the Palladium, the Prince's, and the Ritz

Charter Theatre, Preston, United Kingdom

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Nick Park Oscar-winning creator of Wallace and Gromit born in the town 1963

Charter Theatre, Preston, United Kingdom

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Richard Burton (1925-1984) born here 10 November

2 Dan-y-Bont, Pontrhydyfen, United Kingdom

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Broadway Kinema 1910-1963

Broadway, Peterborough, United Kingdom

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T. E. B. (Tibby) Clarke (1907-1989) screenwriter lived here 1948-1984

22 Granville Road, Oxted, United Kingdom

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Alma Lucy Reville screenwrite and film editor, wife of Alfred Hitchcock born nearby August 1899

Abbortsford Drive Subway, Nottingham, United Kingdom

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Ann Todd (1909-1993) British film star born here

269 Chester Road, Northwich, United Kingdom

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Stephen Boyd (1931-1977) was born nearby

585 Doagh Road, Newtownabbey, United Kingdom

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Law and Disorder starring Michael Redgrave filmed here in 1958

The Parrog, Newport, Gwent, United Kingdom

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Tyneside Cinema, originally opened as the News Theatre 1937

Tyneside Cinema, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

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Ray Milland (1906-1986) Oscar winner born nearby

Melyncrythan Community Hall, Neath, United Kingdom

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The Point cinema first UK multiplex Nov 1985

The Point, Milton Keynes, United Kingdom

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The Infant Schoolroom site of the first children's matinee Feb 1900

Uttoxeter Road, Mickleover, United Kingdom

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The Ritz opened 1930. Last remaining cinema in the Dales

Causeway Lane, Matlock, United Kingdom

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Dreamland Cinema built 1935 on the site of the original cinema the Hall-by-the-Sea opened 1912

Dreamland Cinema, Margate, United Kingdom