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Saffron Screen

Saffron Screen


County High School,
Audley End Road,
Saffron Walden,
CB11 4UH


Saffron Screen is a not for profit independent cinema. Its professional auditorium boasts a full size screen, 200 cinema seats, and Dolby Digital surround sound. It screens a wide range of films, hosts Q&As and streams international cultural events including theatre, opera, ballet and concerts. Saffron Screen seeks, through film, to entertain, educate, create a shared experience and improve the quality of life for everyone in Saffron Walden and the surrounding area.

Facebook: www.facebook.com/saffronscreen and Twitter: @saffronscreen

Coach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaOn-site light refreshmentsAccepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Smoking not allowedFacilities for hearing impaired

Opening details

We are open every Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday, with additional screenings in school holidays, showing a range of mainstream, independent, art-house and children's films. In addition, we stream cultural events (ballet, opera, theatre) from around the world. The cinema, which opened in 2006, has a comfortable 200 seat auditorium with a wide screen and full surround sound. We offer refreshments and free parking. Alcohol is served every Friday & Saturday night and at most event cinema screenings.


Full £6.90
65 & over £6.00
Other adult concessions (see below) £5.30
18 & under £4.50
Daytime Family Ticket (2 adults + 2 children or 1 + 3 children) £20.00

Evenings (Films starting at or after 5pm)
Full £7.90
65 & over £7.10
Other adult concessions (see below) £6.10
18 & under £5.70 (Monday nights £4.30)

Cinema for Tinies Children £3.00, Adults £4.00, under 2s go free

Event Cinema & Special Events Please see ticket price information for each event

Group bookings 11 tickets for the price of 10 available from the TIC or Box Office on advance bookings only (for films only, not Special Events)

Gift vouchers are available to purchase from the cinema box office and the Tourist Information Centre.


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Map reference: TL 536380  Lat: 52.01916 Long: 0.23705

Parking: free


  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed
  • Facilities for hearing impairedFacilities for hearing impaired