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The Old Ship

The Old Ship

Old Ship

13/11/16: “Hey hey, set me free, Stupid Cupid stop picking on me!” Miss Terry Tour had us out of our seats on Sunday Night for a cabaret spectacular from the people who brought you Cake and Cabaret down at the Old Ship!

 
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.
 
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?

 
Old Ship

Old Ship

Old Ship

03/07/16: 8pm on a sunny summer’s evening and the Old Ship pub is shining like a true east end Gem.

 
Old Ship

Old Ship

Old Ship

12/06/16: The show must go on: it’s easy to say but very hard to do sometimes, but it did.

 
Old Ship

Old Ship

Old Ship

20/03/16: Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No! It’s Drag with No Name!

 
Old Ship presents Mrs Moore

Old Ship presents Mrs Moore

Old Ship

08/11/15: As the clock strikes nine on a Sunday evening, there is only one place to be.

 
Old Ship

Old Ship

Old Ship

11/10/15: I’ve always loved the east end of London, because it’s one place that has really kept it’s community spirit, so when I was asked to review at the Old Ship I jumped at the chance and took my lovely mum with me for a night out.

 
Old Ship: Cake & Cabaret

Old Ship: Cake & Cabaret

Old Ship

23/08/15: We do love a bit of Cake & Cabaret here in QX Towers and thanks to those nice people at the Old Ship in Limehouse, it was time for their delicious annual event in aid of the Albert Kennedy Trust.

 
The Old Ship

The Old Ship

Old Ship

16/08/15: 8.30 on a Summer Sunday evening and just as I thought that the weekend’s coming to an end I find an oasis of traditional east end entertainment at The Old Ship in Limehouse.

 
Old Ship

Old Ship

Old Ship

26/07/15: This little gem of a venue, tucked away in a side street of Limehouse, played host to a celebration fit for a queen; resident of this Old Ship, Saucy Sophie.

 
Old Ship

Old Ship

Old Ship

13/06/15: It’s really great going into the heart of the East End and meeting nice people having fun down at their local.

 
Old Ship

Old Ship

Old Ship

22/02/15: Imagine what a life without humour and laughter would be like? I know, it really doesn’t bear thinking about does it? Thankfully, both were in abundance when Saucy Sophie took to the stage, which was abuzz with merry regulars and cabaret fans, all eager to witness her superior sharp wit, last Sunday. 

 
Old Ship – Cake & Cabaret Albert Kennedy Trust Fundraiser

Old Ship – Cake & Cabaret Albert Kennedy Trust Fundraiser

Old Ship

12/10/14: It’s always a joy to head over to The Old Ship, where a warm welcome and a bustling bar awaits. Even more so on this occasion, for Cake & Cabaret in aid of The Albert Kennedy Trust. If you’re unaware of their work, they offer much needed support and help to LGBT young people in crisis, especially those who are homeless. A very worthy cause indeed.

 
Old Ship

Old Ship

Old Ship

03/08/14: We whirled into veritable venue of the East, The Old Ship, fell onto a handsomely rugged gentleman’s lap, and ordered ourselves a pint of fine ale to kick the evening off in shipshape fashion.

 
The Old Ship

The Old Ship

Old Ship

23/03/14: There’s no better way to end a trashy weekend and prepare for the onslaught of the tedious working week than hanging out with some beautiful people and laughing at some top class cabaret until our Tena Men almost explodes.

 
Old Ship

Old Ship

Old Ship

23/11/13: Sandra was in top form at the Old Ship last Saturday, dragging a poor Australian boy on to the stage, slagging him off for dodging taxes and pissing off back to convict land!

 
OLD SHIP FEATURING MISS JASON

OLD SHIP FEATURING
MISS JASON

Old Ship

01/06/13: On Saturday, as the sun set in the west, we jumped on an east bound train to Limehouse to kick off a night of live cabaret and music. First up was the all-new and trim Miss Jason at the launch of the all new Old Ship. 

 
OLD SHIP

OLD SHIP

Old Ship

28/10/12: Even though the clocks went back and the temperature plummeted, nothing was going to keep us home last Sunday when we heard that one of Brighton’s top cabaret acts, The Drag With No Name, was performing at The Old Ship in Limehouse.