The Importance of the Agent of Change Principle for UK’s Nightlife

Some bit of news that might have been lost in the shuffle recently, but it seems that the Agent of Change principle is something that is going to included into UK Planning Laws moving forward, which is great for the London Nightlife scene. Essentially, the Agent of Change principle means that the responsibility/onus of any … Continue reading The Importance of the Agent of Change Principle for UK’s Nightlife

Venue Review – Printworks, SE1

One of the biggest new venues launched this year, Printworks is a huge former printing press-turned-superclub/events space. At a time where nightlife/event venues in London have been placed in jeopardy for a variety of reasons, Printworks sprung up (seemingly out of nowhere) and has become a focal point for daytime events of all sizes. It … Continue reading Venue Review – Printworks, SE1

Opinion – Why The ‘696 Form’ Wasn’t Working & Scrapping It Was A Good Idea

Last week, London's Mayor Sadiq Khan and the Night Czar Amy Lame had announced that the controversial Met Police Form 696 had been scrapped:- https://twitter.com/nightczar/status/928992027999653888 Form 696 was a risk-assessment Form that a Venue and a Promoter of an Event would have had to fill out, but only if the event featured β€˜a MC or … Continue reading Opinion – Why The ‘696 Form’ Wasn’t Working & Scrapping It Was A Good Idea

Venue Review – Queen of Hoxton, Shoreditch (Halloween Weekend)

I'll start off by saying this definitely one of the most go-to places in London. It's notable as it's got three different areas within one – a basement dance β€˜club' area, a main/standard bar area and it's famous Rooftop! I went there on the Saturday of Halloween weekend – considering they do go all out … Continue reading Venue Review – Queen of Hoxton, Shoreditch (Halloween Weekend)

Venue Review – Gem Bar, Carnaby Street

Now here's a place that I've been too COUNTLESS times over the years on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays - for good reason! On Carnaby Street/Beak Street, in between Oxford Circus and Piccadilly Circus, it's an ideal spot for anyone looking for a late-night post-dinner drinks/dancing venue to go to, no matter where you are in … Continue reading Venue Review – Gem Bar, Carnaby Street