Yes, a real phone. And it really rang, and someone had to pick it up.
Bertie Cocking, a former Napier councillor, received a Queen’s Service Award as part of the 2022 New Year Honours for his services to theatre and the community. He’s a fixture at the Art Deco Festival each year.
Vestiges of a “Men’s Only” club. The women’s loo is a bit tucked away, almost as an afterthought.