Thursday, August 6th, 2020

Covid-19 Safety Measures

The Corn Exchange is implementing Covid-safe protocols as per Government Guidelines and under guidance from our H&S consultant and from information provided by partner organisations such as the British Film Institute and the Little Theatre Guild. When we first re-open, we will only be showing films. When the Government says it is safe to do


Saturday, July 11th, 2020

Corn Exchange reopening date

The Corn Exchange theatre in Wallingford will reopen the cinema on Saturday 26th September, with a free showing of the film Summerland, with socially distanced seating. For the Corn Exchange’s Covid-19 safety policies, see the relevant section of this website.


Tuesday, June 2nd, 2020

Sinodun Players and Corn Exchange awarded Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service

The Corn Exchange in Wallingford and the Sinodun Players, resident company and owner of the theatre, have received the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service, the highest possible honour for voluntary groups in the UK.


Thursday, April 30th, 2020

Latest information about the planning appeal

Dear Patron, Many of you will have received an email from South Oxfordshire District Council informing you that A.C. Lester & Son Ltd have decided to go to Appeal with regard to their planning application to erect flats adjacent to the Corn Exchange in the car park to the rear of Lloyds Bank. You will


Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

Sound in the Cinema

The standard level for film sound in an Auditorium is 7.0 on the calibrated Dolby™ Volume level control. However, many cinemas including this one, have found that this setting can allow excessive sound levels on some film soundtracks. However, as part of the experience, the sound in a cinema will always be louder than that