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From the buzzing streets of Soho to the gay villages of Vauxhall and East London, via the popular local spots in greater London, there's a gay bar that's right for you just a short tube ride away or a mere hop, skip and a mince on your ol' lallies.
 
Mango Tree: Miss Ladyboy 2016

Mango Tree: Miss Ladyboy 2016

Mango Tree

25/09/16: 15 Years the annual Mango Tree Ladyboy contest has been going, and this year was no exception to the trend of flatout stunning contestants and exquisite outfits.

 
Halfway To Heaven

Halfway To Heaven

Halfway II Heaven

17/09/16: Tucked behind iconic world landmark Trafalgar Square, cosy gay boozer Halfway To Heaven is a rambunctious, raucous laugh, especially on a Saturday night!

 
Comptons Goes Garage!

Comptons Goes Garage!

Comptons of Soho

26/09/16: Come one come all to the sonic recreation of PARADISE GARAGE.

 
Comptons

Comptons

Comptons of Soho

17/09/16: With 30 years at the heart of gay Soho, rather than resting on its laurels, the Grand Dame Comptons continues to add a little something extra to the mix with live DJs over the weekend to help get the party started.

 
The Old Ship

The Old Ship

Old Ship 11/09/16: Having barely recovered from last weekend’s shenanigans - a fabulousa party including no fewer than 12 acts, which raised over £1000 for the Albert Kennedy Trust - Jon, the kindly landlord of the Old Ship in Limehouse, was up to his old tricks again this Sunday with the usual cabaret night.
 
Ku Bar

Ku Bar

Ku Bar 10/09/16: This Saturday I was invited down to that multi-storied, multi-faceted, multi-sexual tower of cool in Chinatown known as Ku Bar Lisle Street!
 
August Bank Holiday Bar Crawl

August Bank Holiday Bar Crawl

Soho
 
Sunday Social

Sunday Social

Royal Vauxhall Tavern

04/09/16: The inimitable RVT was packed to its historic rafters for their Sunday Social!

 
The Yard

The Yard

Yard

It’s been a big week for The Yard.

 
White Swan’s 31st Birthday

White Swan’s 31st Birthday

White Swan

27/08/16: Now if you saw our front cover last week, you might have noticed that those two cuties Joe and Jake who represented us in Eurovision were on the cover.

 
The Dame Edna Experience

The Dame Edna Experience

Royal Vauxhall Tavern

28/08/16: Just over a month ago, there were queues around the block of people hoping to find themselves undergoing Jonathan Hellyer’s Dame Edna Experience after 3 years of absence.

 
GMFA/RVT Sports Day

GMFA/RVT Sports Day

Royal Vauxhall Tavern

29/08/16: With the Olympics over and the Paralympics not yet started, we felt we needed our sportsy fix this weekend, so the 10th GMFA/RVT Sports Day felt like the perfect opportunity to drag ourselves from ogling athletes on TV and get our sedentary butts to the Vauxhall Pleasure Gardens to… well…ogle the “athletes”.

 
The Yard

The Yard

Yard

20/08/16: You have saved your Yard! And hopefully for good this time.

 
Klub Kidz FlashBack with Rozalla

Klub Kidz FlashBack with Rozalla

White Swan

13/08/16: Last Saturday saw the monthly Klub Kidz FlashBack return to the east end for its 3rd visit as the White Swan hosted 90s queen of rave Rozalla.

 
Light Lounge

Light Lounge

The Light Lounge

05/08/16: In the heart of bustling Chinatown, there is a haven of calm and sophistication where the more discerning gays can enjoy a delicious cocktail or two before heading for more serious partying.

 
Old Ship

Old Ship

Old Ship

07/08/16: What do you get if you cross a talented pianist with a traditional East London Drag act?

 
West 5

West 5

West 5

30/07/16: West 5 celebrated another milestone birthday last weekend.

 
Lola Lasagne @ Central Station

Lola Lasagne @ Central Station

Central Station

30/08/16: When I asked Lola Lasagna what British Drag is, she told me it’s “Saucy, irreverent, truthful and full of caricatures” and I can tell you Ladies and Gentlemen that’s exactly what this kween brought to Central Station on Saturday night!

 
Myra’s Roast

Myra’s Roast

Royal Vauxhall Tavern

28/06/2016: As you MIGHT have heard, we did a comedy roast of cabaret legend and silver-tongued siren Myra DuBois at the RVT. It was in aid of HIV charity Terrence Higgins Trust. Which of course she wasted no time in making a joke about. “If you’ve got HIV, just reach into the buckets and take the money back” she said, within approximately two minutes of being on stage “it’s your money anyway.”

 
White Swan

White Swan

White Swan

23/07/2016: Saturday night saw the KlubKidz stage another of their regular FlashBack takeovers of the White Swan as DJs Jason Prince and Matt Unique joined resident Stevie Tee on the decks for a journey through 80s and 90s disco right thru to bang up to date house classics.