Review: Redeveloping a cinema to create a cultural complex

Chester's Storyhouse is a new cultural centre created from a 1930s Odeon with a sympathetic extension alongside it, finds Murray Graham.

by Murray Graham
The Odeon cinema's original entrance is integrated into the new development
The Odeon cinema's original entrance is integrated into the new development

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