We are very pleased to announce that Jennie Tu has joined Burrows Little as our new Office Administrator. Jennie comes to us with a BA Hons in Contemporary Arts Practice from Bath Spa University, where she specialised in Graphic Arts. She has a keen eye for typography and assists Burrows Little not only with our company administration but also with graphic design, marketing and human resources. Beyond her English mother tongue, Jennie can also understand and speak some Cantonese. In her spare time she plays both flute and piano for which she has achieved Grade 8 Merits at the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music.
Jennie is a talented and flexible generalist and we are very pleased to have her here to strengthen our team.
The Light has agreed to anchor a 6-screen cinema scheme in Redhill which is being brought forward by Reigate & Banstead Council. The planning committee has approved a £40 million multiplex cinema, restaurants and shops in Redhill town centre, Surrey. The redevelopment includes The Light Cinema and approximately 11 shops and restaurants. The residential development will create 150 new units. Marketfield Way and Redhill High Street and the station are also included for redevelopment. Burrows Little have been working with PRP Architects to finalise the cinema design, which includes both family concessions and The Green Room, an informal bar and restaurant overlooking the high street.
Construction is set to commence at the end of 2017 with the cinema opening in 2019.
Cambridge is getting a new-generation IMAX cinema. Work has started on Cambridge's new IMAX cinema and Burrows Little have been commissioned to work with IMAX on the new concept. Ian Little, together with Petya Maydanova and Kasia Mogilnicka have put together the design and construction package ready for the July 17 opening. Following the introduction of the Green Room bar and cafe, the next phase of the cinema's comprehensive refurbishment is the launch of Cambridge’s first IMAX
All nine screens will have luxury seating. Screens one to eight will have fully reclining seats. The IMAX boasts its own luxury seating. The Light’s complete offer will be 863 seats including the 189-seater IMAX. General manager Jon Corbett said: "I am delighted that an IMAX cinema is coming this summer - just in time for the new Dunkirk movie and the summer blockbusters!
IMAX will open on July 21 at Cambridge Leisure Park.