CLUBS & EVENTS
XXL St George’s Day at Pulse: 1 Invicta Plaza, Southwark, SE1 9UF. 10pm-7am. £15 guests, £10 members. A supercharged party for bears, cubs, and their admirers, with guest DJ Pagano.
TROUGH at Fire, South Lambeth Road, SW8 1SP, 10pm-6am, £20 adv, inc free entry to Beyond after – Aussie partystarters back in London for another dark and cruisy event, with techno from PistolPete, Stathis and more
A:M at Protocol: Protocol, 6A South Lambeth Place SW8 1RT, 3am – 10am. £8 before 6am with flyer/concession, £15 OTD. Hard-hitting partying at London’s most notorious Friday night/Saturday morning after hours destination, with Terry Bryan, Lee Harris, Zach Burns, and MisWhite, plus their all-new Latin Quarter with Matt Harrison
Athena at Eagle London: 349 Kennington Lane, SE11 5QY, 9pm-4am, free before 10pm, £6 after. Resident DJs Paul Joseph and Gareth Hackney provide the finest tunes of the 80s, including the favourites you never knew you loved.
Savage at Metropolis: 234 Cambridge Heath Road, E2 9NN. 10pm – 5am. £10 OTD all night. The debauched alt-queer club night spread over three floors of the garishly decedent Metropolis strip club.
Glory Lates at The Glory: 281 Kingsland Road, E2 8AS. Doors 5pm, free before 10pm, £6 after. Two-floor queer disco party at Haggerston’s homo hub, with Mzz Kimberley’s POC Cabaret (ft. Elliot Hunter)
Disco Brunch at Dalston Superstore: 117 Kingsland High Street, E8 2PB. Midday – 4pm. Free before 10pm, £6 after. Due to popular demand, Dalston Superstore’s weekly Sunday afternoon brunch is now on SATURDAYS AS WELL.
PUMP at Dalston Superstore: 117 Kingsland High Street, E8 2PB. 9pm – 3am. Free before 10pm, £6 after. The April Pump bash, with jackin’ house from Hannah Holland, Guy Williams and Neil Prince downstairs and Frau bringing pop gems upstairs.
Ku Klub: 30 Lisle St, WC2H 7BA. midday-3am. Lit klubbing action from the Ku boys.
Duckie at The Royal Vauxhall Tavern: 372 Kennington Lane, Vauxhall, SE11 5HY. 9pm-2am. £6. Duckie’s flagship rock ‘n’ roll honky tonk. TONIGHT: Derek McCluckie and Lasana Shabazz
Cybil’s House at BJs White Swan: 556 Commercial Road, E14 7JD. 10pm – 4am. £6 adv, £8 OTD Cybil opens her doors again for another drag and disco party, this time with a really wild theme! Roar.
BARS & CABARET
Old Ship: 17 Barnes Street, Limehouse, E14 7NW. 8pm-12am. Free. Local gay bar in East London’s Limehouse. TONIGHT: St George’s Day party, raising money for St Josephs Hospice with Heart & Soul and Wilma Ballsdrop
Halfway To Heaven: 7 Duncannon Street, WC2N 4JF. Midnight – midday. Free entry. Raucous cabaret bar tucked behind Trafalgar Square. TONIGHT: Debauched drag from Mrs Moore at 3pm, Rose Garden at 5pm and The Vixens at 10pm.
Sex/Crime at The Glory: 281 Kingsland Road, E2 8AS. Pub opens 5pm, show from 7.30pm, £12-15– A brand new play written and starring Alexis Gregory, plus Jonny Woo, telling the story of two men who recreate the killings of famous gay serial killers
Admiral Duncan: 54 Old Compton Street, W1D 4UB. Free entry. Superfun gay boozer on Old Compton Street. TONIGHT: Mary Mac and Sumting Wong from 9pm
Freedom: 66 Wardour Street, W1F 0TA. 2pm – 3am. Soho dancing and drinking bar, with camp cabaret downstairs!
Central Station: 37 Wharfdale Road, Kings Cross, N1 9SD. Free entry before 10pm, open until 3am, £5 after. King’s Cross gay boozer. THIS WEEK: Terry Tour from 10.30pm
Comptons of Soho: 51-53 Old Compton Street, Soho, W1D 6HN. 12pm-midnight. Free. The grand dame of Soho pulling in a more blokey crowd.
New Bloomsbury Set: 76 Marchmont Street, WC1N 1AG. 4pm-11:30pm. The perfect place to start your night out! Fantastic drinks prices and amazing happy hour, with all the latest pop hits!
Bridge Bar: 8 Voltaire Road, SW8 6DH, 4pm-12am. Free. Snug gay bar in a railway arch, offering cocktails, wines and light meals, plus outdoor seating.
Circa: 62 Frith Street, Soho, W1D 3JN. Midday-4am. Soho’s intimate but packed-out bar/club spot. 16 hour pride party with Adam Turner, Sam Londt, Jonathan Bestley, Evan Gorgees and Conor Bolton.
George and Dragon: 2 Blackheath Hill, SE10. 8pm-4am, free entry before 11pm. Greenwich cabaret and club joint. Miss Jason on stage at 9:30pm. DJ Spark until 4am.
Ku Bar Soho: 25 Frith Street, WC1D 5LB. Open till 12am (3am last Friday of the month). Perfect for that Soho warm-up drinking session and cheeky dance with downstairs DJs.
Village: 81 Wardour Street, W1V 3TG, 5pm-3am. One of Soho’s most notorious drinking spots!
The Yard: 57 Rupert Street, Soho, W1D 7PL. Midday ‘til Late. FREE. Renowned as one of Soho’s most unique and popular destination venues, with terrific outdoor space.
West 5: Popes Lane, South Ealing, W5 4NB – West London’s drag and disco watering hole
Your Dirty Diary
Vault: Cruise at 139b-143 Whitfield Street, W1T 5EN. 1pm-1am. £9. Free drink, cloakroom, re-entry. Dark corners, catch a dirty movie, indulge your carnal side.
The Backstreet: Buff at Wentworth Mews, E3 4UA. 6pm-10pm, £9 members/£10 guests (free drink/coat check). horny, naked cruise party, with video screens and pumping sounds.
Bloc South: Tribe at 65 Goding Street, Vauxhall, SE11 5AW, 10pm-5am, £10 inc coatcheck – Monthly, strict dresscode night for all tribes. 3 dark cruise areas, plus play equipment and smokers yard. Leather Woof and Graham Hill host the smoking yard