Nightlife

Nightlife

The Fight for London's New Generation of Fetish Clubs

Klub Verboten is part of a new wave of events taking a younger, modern and more inclusive approach to kink and fetish – but dated regulations and social stigma is making it hard for them to survive.
Emma Garland
3 days ago
Nightlife

A Big Night Out... at a Bootleg Studio 54!

I grew a moustache, threw on an old brown shirt and got ready to dance the night away.
Simon Doherty
9.10.19
Nightlife

The New Face of London's Nightlife

From Tate Lates to SOPHIE at the Southbank Centre, more arts venues are putting on electronic music nights. But is this a product of London’s continuing refusal to invest in nightlife?
Lauren O'Neill
8.30.19
Nightlife

Dancehall Is Fighting to Protect – and Copyright – Its Dance Moves

The dance moves you might break out at Notting Hill Carnival this weekend are at the centre of an increasingly urgent debate about cultural copyright.
Hannah Moore
8.24.19
Nightlife

I Did a Crawl of the 'Kidult Events' Taking Over Our Nightlife

Ball pits, Lego, galumphing through assault courses – why are so many adults still obsessed with infantile nights out?
Annie Lord
8.23.19
Nightlife

Inside the Illegal Rave Where a Man Was Stabbed This Weekend

We spoke to organisers and punters about the importance of proper security at unlicensed events.
Simon Doherty
8.20.19
Music

A Big Day Out at a 'UKG Brunch' Boat Party

I mixed 'n' blended down the River Thames at 11AM on a Saturday, surrounded by people shitfaced on prosecco.
Niloufar Haidari
8.19.19
Nightlife

I Faked My Own Birthday To See What Free Stuff I Could Scam

I'm not proud, but it worked.
Hatti Rex
8.19.19
Between Europe's Borders

You Can Party Until Last Orders on a Nordic Commuter Ferry

On a 20-minute journey between Sweden and Denmark, people from both sides come together to drink and dance (to ABBA, naturally).
Anders Højberg Kamp
8.7.19
University

Foreigners Reveal What Shocked Them About British University

"Local students here can really party. They're very resilient."
Ammal Hassan
8.6.19
Nightlife

Turns Out You Can Get Lifetime Bans from Weirder Places than Bars

Sure, a committed bouncer can get you chucked out of a pub. But what does it take to get barred from, say, theatres or shops?
Rosie Hewitson
8.6.19
Between Europe's Borders

The Town Where Migrants Saved the Nightlife

Bars and clubs in rural areas in the Netherlands were closing, until young Polish migrant workers arrived – ready to work and party.
Lisa Lotens
8.1.19
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