As speculation mounts that Channel 4 is going to move into the old Majestic nightclub, we took a look at the building through the years.

The Leeds Majestic through the years from buzzing nightclub to new Channel 4 HQ

As speculation mounts that Channel 4 is going to move into the old Majestic nightclub, we took a look at the building through the years.

It was one of the stars of the Leeds nightclub scene in the early nineties and noughties before a fire engulfed the building.

The inside of the Majestic Cinema in 1923 - one year after it opened. Photo credit: Mr. K. S. Wheelan and Leodis.

1. The Majestic began as a cinema.

The inside of the Majestic Cinema in 1923 - one year after it opened. Photo credit: Mr. K. S. Wheelan and Leodis.
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In 1926 the war memorial was outside the cinema. This has since been moved to Victoria Gardens, Headrow. Photo credit: Leodis.

2. War memorial outside the cinema.

In 1926 the war memorial was outside the cinema. This has since been moved to Victoria Gardens, Headrow. Photo credit: Leodis.
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This picture taken on the December, 7 1935 shows the hall has now changed to the Majestic Dance Hall. Photo credit: Leodis.

3. Now the Majestic Dance Hall.

This picture taken on the December, 7 1935 shows the hall has now changed to the Majestic Dance Hall. Photo credit: Leodis.
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This picture taken on April, 1 1947 shows the Majestic Picture covered in soot. Photo credit: Leodis

4. The building covered in soot.

This picture taken on April, 1 1947 shows the Majestic Picture covered in soot. Photo credit: Leodis
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