Tag : nightclub

Fire breaks out at Pryzm nightclub

2 years ago / 0 comments

At around 9.45pm last night, firefighters were called to Pryzm after a blaze started on the top of a smoking shelter. Two fire crews, one from Leeds and one from Hunslet, arrived on the scene, by which point the blaze had spread to the roof. After putting out the flames … Read More

Halo may ‘intimidate students’ warns Uni

4 years ago / 0 comments

Popular nightclub Halo has been criticised for plans to expand the venue, with officials warning that students using the 24-hour library next door would be ‘intimidated’ by clubbers. A planning application to extend opening hours from 3.30am to 6am, as well as adding two outdoor bars to the club, has … Read More

Suspect of Majestyk fire denies arson in court

4 years ago / 0 comments

A suspect appeared in Leeds Magistrates Court this morning to deny starting the fire that partially damaged the iconic Majestic nightclub last Tuesday night. 32-year old Stuart James Jefferson, from Leeds, pleaded not guilty while appearing before District judge Roy Anderson. The case has now been sent to the Crown … Read More

UPDATED: Man arrested following blaze in Leeds city centre

4 years ago / 0 comments

A 32-year old man has been arrested following a fire which caused damages to the building formerly known as the Majestyk nightclub in Leeds City Centre. The fire started in the early hours of Wednesday morning, in the building which is situated between Wellington Street and Quebec Street. According to … Read More

News | Oceana closed for business

5 years ago / 0 comments

Popular student club Oceana Leeds is closing its doors for good this weekend, after nine years. Jonathan Guest, the General Manager said: “This really is the end of an era. We’ve played host to over 4.5 million customers.” A Nostalgia themed night is planned on Saturday, with music from 2005 … Read More

News | Mezz license revoked following student protest

5 years ago / 0 comments

Mezz nightclub has had its licence suspended for three months, following the backlash over Tequila’s ‘Fresher’s Violation’ video. The decision to close the space until it is sold to new management was taken at a licensing review on December 9. The review follows Mezz’s announcement last Wednesday that it is … Read More

News | Halo comes under scrutiny

5 years ago / 0 comments

Halo nightclub is being monitored following concerns over their staff conduct. A meeting took place on Tuesday between the management of Halo nightclub, police and two representatives from Leeds City Council. The discussion follows concerns over the ethos of staff at Halo after guests caused Woodhouse Lane to close. It … Read More

News | Popular club closes

5 years ago / 0 comments

House nightclub The Garage has been forced to close as the landlord of the property has not extended the tenancy. Described by staff as a “minor tragedy”, the club is having to find a new home but hopes to reopen at Christmas at a new venue. The Garage broke the … Read More

News | Students wreak havoc at Halo

5 years ago / 0 comments

Dancing in the street caused Woodhouse lane to close on Monday night. Partygoers flooded into the streets, stopping traffic when Halo nightclub closed. West Yorkshire Police were called to the scene at 3:15 am and were forced to temporarily close the road as club goers refused to move despite door … Read More

Comment | Rape Is No Joke

5 years ago / 0 comments

There are three certainties in life: death, taxes and the flogging of tat though salacious adverts. As my generation are primary targets for sexualised marketing, we are no strangers to sexual images. However, there comes a point when using sexuality and promiscuity as a means of advertising oversteps the already … Read More