Tag : Canal Mills

Survey Names Leeds UK’s Third-Largest ‘Halloween Hotspot’

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

Leeds is renowned for the Otley Run, a fancy-dress pub crawl encompassing 16 different venues. But does the city’s love of dressing up extend to Halloween? My brother just told mum he’s doing the Otley Run on Halloween and she said ‘aw I’m so proud I’ll sponsor you’ actually pissing … Read More

Canal Mills is Closing

2 months ago / 0 comments

The infamous Leeds nightclub is saying goodbye and closing its doors at the end of the year. Due to a redevelopment, on 1st January 2019, Canal Mills will be hosting its final party for the residents of Leeds. And it will certainly be pulling out all the stops to mark … Read More

Canal Mills to Close on New Years Eve

3 months ago / 0 comments

Students of Leeds woke up this morning to the shock news that Canal Mills, one of Leeds’ most beloved venues, will be closing down at the end of the year. The popular club and events space, which has hosted the likes of Stormzy and Disclosure, as well as countless nights … Read More

How to Play The Game: The Gryphon’s Guide to Bongo’s Bingo

9 months ago / 0 comments

Arrive Early! Yes, it feels strange starting pre-drinks at half 5, frantically guzzling down rum and coke while simultaneously making your dinner, but arriving early to Bongo’s Bingo is essential. Tables fill quickly, and if you want to be showered in Coco Pops and have a front-row view of all … Read More

Residential plans to threaten the future of Canal Mills

10 months ago / 0 comments

Under new plans, the popular student club Canal Mills could be converted into residential properties. The 18th century former textile mill has been operating as a creative space since 2012. The plans, submitted by Rhodes Asset Management and supported by ID Planning and Nick Brown Architects, are yet to be … Read More

Let’s Get Fizzical: Pizza and Prosecco Festival at Canal Mills

12 months ago / 0 comments

Friday 17th of November saw the much-anticipated arrival of the Pizza and Prosecco Festival, and we headed down to Canal Mills to check it out. The nationwide event has been making headlines across the country and has been so popular in Leeds, that organisers arranged a second night and brunch. … Read More

Regression Sessions up their game

1 year ago / 0 comments

Regression Sessions is always a safe bet for Halloween, known for putting on events with special effects and props that do not disappoint. 2017’s event at Canal Mills on Tuesday 31st was no exception to the rule. This Halloween saw the inclusion of some special effects at epic proportions; with … Read More

Jungle @ Beacons Metro, Canal Mills, 2/11

1 year ago / 0 comments

“You’re f***ing amazing Leeds!” exclaimed Josh Lloyd-Watson, as the lights dimmed in the sweaty warehouse of Canal Mills. Indeed, Leeds is a pretty spectacular place to perform, giving audiences the chance to see some of the biggest bands in smaller settings. Beacons Metro is a festival that embodies this well- … Read More

We’re Feeling Up For Up4

1 year ago / 0 comments

This Saturday night, Canal Mills was the place to be for the classic Leeds jungle and DnB lover. As a third year, I have seen the Up4 team (who officially got things going two years ago) put on great night after great night, and, after making its way round the … Read More

Dance-offs, false calls and glowsticks at Bongo’s Bingo

2 years ago / 0 comments

New club night-cum-bingo game Bongos Bingo has been taking the UK by storm in recent months. Jessica Murray headed to Canal Mills to try her hand at winning the coveted pink unicorn… If I could give you one word of advice for a night at Bongos Bingo – don’t make a … Read More