Tag Archives: Nightclubs

A Hyperbole Party

Hyperbole is great isn’t it? No, it’s better than great; it’s bloody fantastic. It’s the best thing ever. Words cannot describe how good it is: it’s the best thing since sliced bread. It’s better than sex. Hyperbole is a very … Continue reading

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Getting on with the Neighbours

It is always a problem when neighbours don’t get on, and when your neighbours are a pub or a nightclub it can be especially problematic. I am, as you may have gathered, a fan of pubs. I also like live … Continue reading

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A Blow to Gloucester’s Nightlife?

Last week the Citizen reported that Gloucester nightlife was dealt a blow by the closure of two nightclubs in Eastgate Street. The nightclubs in question were TNT and Liberty’s and, like most of the venues in Eastgate Street, both are … Continue reading

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Pub Research Revisited #7: Eastgate

Yesterday I undertook the seventh and final of my ‘research’ pub crawls in my mission to visit all of Gloucester’s pubs. I confess that I wasn’t particularly looking forward to this one as it was to explore the pubs of … Continue reading

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Gloucester: Party Central?

There were a couple of interesting stories in the Citizen last week. First, on Thursday, the front page story was about the night-time pedestrianisation of Eastgate Street from December, turning it into ‘party central’. Then, the following day, there was … Continue reading

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The Evils of 24-Hour Licensing – and Statistics

Last Wednesday (yes, I’m a bit behind with the news!) there was a front page story in the Gloucester Citizen, continued on page 5, headlined (in big red letters) “Late Licence Crime Surge“. The sub-heading goes on to implicate the … Continue reading

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