Blantyre Picture Theatre

Blantyre Picture Theatre or Blantyre Picture House was often nicknamed as the Dookit. The original name when it opened in 1913 was “Blantyre Picture and Variety Theatre.” It was later renamed as Blantyre Picture House. It was a former cinema on Glasgow Road. Not to be confused with the earlier Blantyre Electric Picture House (Fleapit) at the corner of Forrest Street. […]