London

What HAVE they been smoking? The dance music press would have you believe you can now smoke pot in London without risking arrest – but this isn’t the full story…

This week, the hopeless organism that is the dance music press have been getting overly excited by political news straight out of London. They seem to now think anyone caught in possession of cannabis on the streets of Britain's capital city will now be left alone by the police. Unfortunately…

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The developers want them out! London’s The Cause have been given their marching orders – and will soon announce how they’ll be saying goodbye to their Ashley Road home…

For Stuart Glen, one of the co-founders of Tottenham's The Cause, this week is going to be one to forget. His nightclub has been told that the end is coming, and my sources in London say it's much sooner than they originally anticipated. Hence why they posted yesterday that details…

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Are London’s Printworks under threat of closure? Property developers want to stick offices on the site – and refuse to say the club will remain open afterwards

Who in the right mind would want to set up a nightclub in London these days? The authorities give the distinct impression of not wanting you there. The London mayor only takes an interest when there's votes from young people to be had. And you have Amy Lamé, the Night…

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London mayor Sadiq Khan announces the Night Tube will return next month – but isn’t it strange how it took a political hot potato to get him to act?

Governments are notoriously disjointed institutions. When one government is involved, things might be simple enough to follow. But when you have the myriad of parliaments and assemblies that the UK does - and all with different interests and priorities - it soon becomes a headache to keep up with them…

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Where’s Boris Johnson when you actually need him? Campaign to reopen London’s Night Tube early has a snag no one’s noticed – and the man they need is off on holiday (his first one since August!)

For many years in London, services on the Tube ended at around 1am each day and reopened about 5.30am. This was to allow maintenance jobs to take place and to avoid creating more noise in an already noisy city. Blame for this lies with the Victorians - how dare they…

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