The Palace Cinema, Stapleford 19th April 2013 19th April 2013 staplefordcommunitygroup Old Stapleford Tags: old stapleford, Stapleford. the Palace Stapleford 1 Comment The Palace opened in 1913 and closed for films in 1960. The building has since burned down. Share this:EmailLinkedInFacebookTwitterGooglePrint 1 Comment Martin Crich 9 months Reply Alvin Lee of Ten Years After fame played his first gig at the Palace Cinema in 1958 at the age of 13. Leave a reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Name * Email * Website + 5 = 11 Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.