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Cinema returning to full capacity

From today, the cinema will now be operating at full capacity (63 seats) as we deem demand will now be sufficient to operate at 63 seats and social distancing will be removed as permitted by law.   Back in July the UK Government lifted the requirement for venues to have social distancing. Unlike other cinemas […]

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Cinema ticket price increase from 1st October

Due to the increase in VAT from 5% to 12.5% from 1st October, we unfortunately have to return our ticket prices back to pre-covid pricing with a small increase.   Back in 2020, VAT was reduced to 5% due to the COVID pandemic, where we chose to pass this reduction onto our guests with a […]

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Orbit rolling out red carpet for latest Bond film

Wellington Orbit, an independent cinema in Telford, is rolling out the red carpet for the latest James Bond film, No Time To Die, starting with a 00:07am premiere on 30th September swiftly followed by Aston Martins and shaken martinis in the opening weekend. The long-awaited Bond movie had been completed over a year ago, but […]

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Orbit Quiz Night this September

Join us for a popular, fun-filled evening on Thursday 23rd September at 7:30pm featuring a great collection of rounds including a classic picture round. £2.50 per person. Register your team now by calling us on 01952 743 377 or popping into our cafe. Tickets do sell quick so book now to avoid missing out.

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Orbit partners with ICO to launch a new streaming platform, Cinema Of Ideas.

The Cinema of Ideas, an innovative new virtual cinema streaming platform for independent local cinemas, launched by the Independent Cinema Office.  A new virtual cinema platform, The Cinema of Ideas is launched today by the Independent Cinema Office. The Cinema of Ideas will give local independent cinemas the opportunity to enrich their film programmes and […]

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Introducing Orbit’s new ‘Build Your Own’ menu

A new month calls for a new menu. Wellington Orbit have had a complete overhaul of their menu making it even more simple and customisable than ever before.   You can build your own combination, so whether you fancy a tasty jacket potato with some delicious toppings, just a salad with ham or even a […]

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Free Cinema Day for over 60s on 17th August

Thanks to Wellington Town Council, Shropshire, Wellington residents over 60 can enjoy the film Big Fish on the big screen, a slice of cake and hot drink for FREE on Tuesday 17th August at Wellington’s very own Independent cinema!   This event is organised and funded by Wellington Town Council and we are delighted to […]

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Orbit Quiz Night returns this August

Orbit Quiz Night is back! Join us for a popular, fun-filled evening this August featuring a great collection of rounds including a classic picture round. £2.50 per person up to a maximum of 4 per group/table. Register your team now by calling us on 01952 743 377 or popping into our cafe. #QuizNight #Telford #Wellington […]

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Orbit bring the band back together with a special cinema experience

Telford’s only Independent cinema, Wellington Orbit have managed to secure an exclusive performance from Wellington’s very own Brass Band in Wellington Square, before their showing of the classic film Brassed Off. The band will perform a selection of music from the film along with other pieces as a treat to guests and the general public […]

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Lights, Camera, Action at Wellington Cinema

Telford’s only Independent cinema, Wellington Orbit have been awarded funds by Films Hub Midlands through the National Lottery to continue their series of cults and classic film showings through to March 2022.  Film Hub Midlands support people to watch, show, and make films in the Midlands and are also part of the British Film Institute […]

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