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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.
 
Halfway 2 Heaven

Halfway 2 Heaven

Halfway II Heaven

07/01/17:If it wasn’t for the rainbow flags and the pictures of drag queens decorating the walls, you could be mistaken to think that Halfway II Heaven is like any other pub.

 
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!

 
Halfway to Heaven

Halfway to Heaven

Halfway II Heaven

09/07/2016: Halfway hosted another of their famous charity fundraisers this weekend and it was CLEARLY a madcap affair.

 
Halfway II Heaven

Halfway II Heaven

Halfway II Heaven 21/05/16: ‘Write It Daaaan!’ Halfway II Heaven had a birthday bash this past weekend.
 
Halfway II Heaven

Halfway II Heaven

Halfway II Heaven

17/01/15:  It’s not just all camp cabaret dear! But Halfway II Heaven is a friendly, well-priced, venue for all comers to go and have a natta and a swolla.

 
Soho Bars New Years Eve

Soho Bars New Years Eve

Circa Comptons of Soho Edge G-A-Y Bar Halfway II Heaven Ku Bar Manbar Rupert Street Yard

31/12/14: Soho Bars New Years Eve

 
Halfway II Heaven

Halfway II Heaven

Halfway II Heaven

04/10/14: Angel Rubio, guvnor of Halfway, gave us a fab drag double header on Saturday with not one but two acts new to the London scene.

 
Halfway 2 Heaven - CK Sundays

Halfway 2 Heaven – CK Sundays

Halfway II Heaven

31/08/14: Cabaret duo Crystal D’ Canter and Kelly Mild kick-started the Sunday afternoon at Halfway 2 Heaven with some of their pop, disco and cabaret classics. The double act began lifting those Sunday blues with their sassy cover of Dolly Partons ‘9 to 5’ and Donna Summer’s disco thriller ‘Hot Stuff’. 

 
Halfway To Heaven

Halfway To Heaven

Halfway II Heaven

20/07/14: On one of the hottest days of the year so far we decided to pop down to Halfway’s Centre Stage Bar [hand-fans at the ready] for a catch up with the Charing Cross drag collective.

 
Soho Easter Bars Round-Up

Soho Easter Bars Round-Up

Circa Edge Halfway II Heaven Ku Bar Manbar Rupert Street Yard

18-21/04/14: With all the shiny adverts, bells and whistles that accompany the arrival to our shores of various visiting continental mega clubs, it is very easy to become complacent and forget just how lucky we are to have the breadth and diversity of permanent gay venues right here in the city that are open day-in and day-out, come rain or shine.

 
CK6: CK Goes to Hollywood

CK6: CK Goes to Hollywood

Halfway II Heaven

09/03/14: Word got out that there was red carpet and champagne being rocked out at Halfway to Heaven at 3pm for their CK6 event and so natch we were outside the door at 2.55pm, clutching our very own champagne glass we’d bought for the occasion.

 
BETTER RINSE'S 'THE NEXT BIG THING'

BETTER RINSE’S ‘THE NEXT BIG THING’

Halfway II Heaven

30/07/13: ‘The Next Big Thing’ is the brand new night down at central London cabaret hangout, Halfway to Heaven. The bar that’s well known for offering up fresh talent and conceiving contemporary cabaret nights is giving one lucky performer the chance to snap up their own six week residency. Hosted by Bette Rinse, who has been nurturing apprentice acts for the last few months with her new talent night, every Tuesday, and judged by myself and the award winning cabaret star, Son ofa Tutu.

 
HALFWAY II HEAVEN

HALFWAY II HEAVEN

Halfway II Heaven

20/01/13: It’s Butlins on heat! Crystal D’Canter and Kelly Mild host a show of sparkle, glamour and finesse, reeling off show after show tune with as much style as Willy Wonka in his amazing chocolate factory.

 
SAY NO TO HATE CRIME FUNDRAISER

SAY NO TO HATE CRIME FUNDRAISER

Halfway II Heaven

25/08/12: Halfway to Heaven is without doubt one of our favourite bars in which to indulge in two of our favourite pass times: drag and alcohol!

 
IT STARTED WITH A SEMI...

IT STARTED WITH A SEMI…

Black Cap Halfway II Heaven

Last weekend’s Semi Finals of Drag Idol proved to be even more entertaining and dramatic than anticipated, with two semis spread over two nights at the Black Cap and Halfway II Heaven.

 
HALFWAY 11 HEAVEN (DRAG IDOL SEMI FINAL)

HALFWAY 11 HEAVEN (DRAG IDOL SEMI FINAL)

Halfway II Heaven

14/06/12: It was obvious that the latter stages of this year’s Drag Idol were going to be more akin to showcase nights rather than your bog standard talent search.

 
GLAM JAM

GLAM JAM

Halfway II Heaven

09/05/12: Wednesday, 9pm. I popped into Halfway II Heaven, a venue I admit I’d never been to before.

 
HALFWAY TO HEAVEN: ROSE GARDEN’S SATURDAY MARKET

HALFWAY TO HEAVEN: ROSE GARDEN’S SATURDAY MARKET

Halfway II Heaven

28/04/12: Hands firmly on buzzers, everyone… or should we say Rose Garden’s ass cheeks! It’s Saturday Market time with blonde bombshell Rose Garden and what a treat last Saturday’s event turned out to be.

 
4 YEARS OF CK SUNDAYS

4 YEARS OF CK SUNDAYS

Halfway II Heaven

11/03/12: To celebrate four years of CK’s stunningly successful Sundays at H2H, this weekend a packed basement of punters donned wigs for a hair raising spectacular 4th anniversary wig party.

 
BETTE RINSE 50TH BIRTHDAY

BETTE RINSE 50TH BIRTHDAY

Halfway II Heaven

26/01/12: LAWD have mercy! We always prepare ourselves for an evening of booze-fuelled hilarity when we sashay into Halfway II Heaven – but this night was particularly drunktacular.