Named after the kitsch sci-fi movie starring Jane Fonda, it ran in Cumberland Street from to The pillared frontage is still there today, though with the O2 Academy sign over the top instead. Forgot account? After happy hour, the grown folks party gets turned up a notch for you to dance the night away! The council last month passed tougher rules for nightclubs, mandating more security, cameras and reporting of violent incidents.
As Duran Duran's John Taylor once said: Platinum serves up great drinks with specials galore and delivers a delicious free dinner buffet provided by Rib-It-Up. Another flier encouraged "twerking" or dirty dancing, in the club designated for teens 14 to
MPs vote to break Brexit gridlock as Theresa May fights back MPs are to hold a series of votes to decide what sort of Brexit they want, but Theresa May is trying to regain control. The building had a long history as a nightspot but will join the many that have vanished into hazy memories. Follow WhatsOnBMail. In the 80s, the building was rebranded as Edwards Rock Complex. Five 7ft-high barrels imported from France provided a unique interior layout.
On the other corner with Lower Severn Street was a building housing Edward's No 7 a bar and Edward's No 8 an upstairs club , both of which opened in The club, in Newhall Street, closed in It's said that the influence of the Cadbury family - devout Quakers who didn't consume alcohol - had stunted the growth of nightlife in Birmingham up to that point. The film's villain Durand Durand was the obvious inspiration for the name of a certain Birmingham-born pop group.
Liberty's closed in July after struggling to compete with the expanding entertainment scene of Broad Street and was taken over by upmarket Indian restaurant Akbar's. It's said that the influence of the Cadbury family - devout Quakers who didn't consume alcohol - had stunted the growth of nightlife in Birmingham up to that point. Leeds United Championship transfer news: It was closed for a couple of years before The Dome - named after the round metal structure over the dancefloor, which was also the lighting rig - opened on October 16,
Willie Hall. Print Email. As Duran Duran's John Taylor once said: The Carlton Ballroom , above a furniture shop in High Street, Erdington, was reborn as Mothers - which was named the top rock club in the world by Billboard magazine two years running - even though it only ran from to Follow WhatsOnBMail.