Curzon Soho cinema could be demolished to make way for Crossrail construction

As other news outlets are reporting, the ongoing Crossrail redevelopment in and around Soho has put the Curzon Soho cinema at risk of being purchased by TFL…and then flattened make way for a Crossrail 2 ticket hall. See the Telegraph's story on it here. The West End Extra originally picked up on this a few weeks ago. 

You can find out more about the Crossrail plans on the official website.


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