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Last Updated: Friday, 1 February 2008, 12:10 GMT
In pictures: Empire cinema closes

Empire cinema building

The Empire building is a prominent feature in the centre of Holyhead

Jean Owen and Glynn Cook

Manageress Jean Owen with Glynn Cook at the ticket office and popcorn area

Josh Higgins and Ashley Wills

Regular cinema goers Josh Higgins and Ashley Wills came to see St Trinians

film spool

Films arrive on five or six spools before being put onto one big one for projection

Hannah Jones and Sophie Jones

Hannah Jones and Sophie Jones said they had come along to enjoy a film for one last time

Film in projector

The last film is carefully threaded onto the projector for one last time

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