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A:M

Promising 'the naughtiest party for the dirtiest boyz', there's an amateur strip contest, giveaways, gogo dancers and the intriguingly named 'Scally Alley'.

Fire, London SW8

Fri 24 Oct

£7–£12 / 020 3242 0040

  • 23:00 – 11:00 A:M Fire, London

Fri 31 Oct

£7–£12 / 020 3242 0040

  • 23:00 – 11:00 A:M Fire, London

Fri 7 Nov

£7–£12 / 020 3242 0040

  • 23:00 – 11:00 A:M Fire, London
…and 41 more dates until 21 Aug 2015

Lady Fingers & Empire Biscuits

Artist Rosana Cade takes a look at Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code which has been used in India to rule against homosexuality. Lady Fingers & Empire Biscuits explores the sexual legacy of colonialism.

The Arches, Glasgow

Fri 24 Oct

£12 (£10) / 0141 565 1000

Part of Glasgay!.

Sat 25 Oct

£12 (£10) / 0141 565 1000

Part of Glasgay!.

Colquhoun & MacBryde

John Byrne's play about artists Robert Colquhoun and Robert MacBryde, who met at Glasgow School of Art and forged a lifelong relationship.

Tron Theatre, Glasgow

Wed 29 Oct

£6–£10 (£7.50) / 0141 552 4267

Part of Glasgay!.

Thu 30 Oct

£6–£10 (£7.50) / 0141 552 4267

Part of Glasgay!.

Fri 31 Oct

£6–£10 (£7.50) / 0141 552 4267

Part of Glasgay!.

…and 8 more dates until 8 Nov

Cardinal Sinne

There's to be a new Pope, and the Cardinal needs to journey to the Vatican for the election, but a journalist stalls his trip by asking questions about the past.

Tron Theatre, Glasgow

Fri 24 Oct

£10 (£8) / 0141 552 4267

Part of Glasgay!.

Sat 25 Oct

£10 (£8) / 0141 552 4267

Part of Glasgay!.

Sun 26 Oct

£10 (£8) / 0141 552 4267

Part of Glasgay!.

…and 6 more dates until 1 Nov

Heather Peace

Concert from singer and actress Heather Peace, star of Lip Service, London's Burning and Waterloo Road.

Brighton Dome

Fri 31 Oct

£22 / 01273 709709

City Varieties Music Hall, Leeds

Mon 27 Oct

£22.60 / 0113 243 0808

Islington Assembly Hall, London N1

Thu 30 Oct

£25 / 020 7527 2000

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Hot Mess

Queer dance party where the focus is on the music, which is a heady mix of pop classics, obscure synthwave, house, techno and disco from the safe hands of DJ Simonotron.

The Annexe at the Liquid Room, Edinburgh

Fri 31 Oct

£4 before 11.30pm; £6 after / 0131 225 2564

  • 23:00 – 03:00 Hot Mess The Annexe at the Liquid Room, Edinburgh

Fri 28 Nov

£4 before 11.30pm; £6 after / 0131 225 2564

  • 23:00 – 03:00 Hot Mess The Annexe at the Liquid Room, Edinburgh

The Poetry Club, Glasgow

Sat 8 Nov

£6 / 0141 357 7246

  • 22:00 – 02:00 Hot Mess The Poetry Club, Glasgow

Sat 13 Dec

£6 / 0141 357 7246

  • 22:00 – 02:00 Hot Mess The Poetry Club, Glasgow

Margaret Thatcher Queen Of Soho

  • Written by: Matthew Tedford

Britain's first female prime minister gets lost around the streets of Soho, on the eve of the vote for Section 28. So she decides to become a cabaret sensation. Jonathan Brittain's camp, political, drag cabaret, exploring homophobia and censorship, and how one person could have made a difference.

The Old Market, Hove

Fri 24 Oct

£14 (£12) / 01273 201800

Sat 25 Oct

£14 (£12) / 01273 201800

Camera Lucida

  • Directed by: Dickie Beau
  • Written by: Dickie Beau (adapt)

Performance artist Dickie Beau directs his latest show, an ensemble piece featuring well-known voices, retrieved through a process of audio recordings edited into digital text. Contains adult content, not suitable for ages below 16.

Barbican Centre, London EC2Y

Tue 28 Oct

The Pit

£18 / 020 7638 8891

Wed 29 Oct

The Pit

£18 / 020 7638 8891

Thu 30 Oct

The Pit

£18 / 020 7638 8891

…and 6 more dates until 8 Nov

Elegies From Angels, Punks and Raging Queens

An evening of free verse set to blues, jazz and rhythm and blues, celebrating the lives of AIDS victims.

Dunblane Youth and Community Centre

Wed 5 Nov

£10–£12 / 01786 824224

Thu 6 Nov

£10 / 01786 824224

Fri 7 Nov

£12 / 01786 824224

Sat 8 Nov

£12 / 01786 824224

Knee Deep

House, dance, pop and chart courtesy of Steve Turnbull, DJ Matty M and Gavin Anon.

El Divino, Belfast

Thu 30 Oct

£5; £4 guestlist

  • 21:00 – 02:00 Knee Deep El Divino, Belfast

LGBT Centre Drop-in

Weekly, informal drop-in service to meet new people, get info and catch up on the latest goss.

LGBT Centre for Health & Wellbeing, Edinburgh

Mon 27 Oct

Free / 0131 523 1100

Mon 3 Nov

Free / 0131 523 1100

Mon 10 Nov

Free / 0131 523 1100

…and 7 more dates until 29 Dec

Ste McCabe

Electro-punk/queer pop machine Ste McCabe.

Fuel, Manchester

Sat 25 Oct

£2–£3 / 0161 448 9702

212

Urban, hip hop and R&B courtesy of DJs Jon Boi, Ahmed, Hix, Mo K, Tando and Connor Coates.

El Divino, Belfast

Fri 24 Oct

£6; £4 guestlist

  • 22:00 212 El Divino, Belfast

Fri 31 Oct

£6; £4 guestlist

  • 22:00 212 El Divino, Belfast

Fri 7 Nov

£6; £4 guestlist

  • 22:00 212 El Divino, Belfast
…and 3 more dates until 28 Nov

The Afterparty

Resident DJs play house, dance and chart.

Fuel, Hull

Sat 25 Oct

Phone for prices / 01482 228436

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Bar Wotever

DJ JoBunny, Hug the DJ, DJ Malteazer and DJ Tres Bien supply an eclectic mix, including indie, punk, retro, alternative, pop and rock.

Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London SE11

Tue 28 Oct

£5 / 020 7820 1222

Tue 4 Nov

£5 / 020 7820 1222

Tue 11 Nov

£5 / 020 7820 1222

…and 2 more dates until 25 Nov

Bears in the East

Two floors of fun, including an exclusively male downstairs bar. Not only that, but the lovely chaps from BearScots have sweets galore to hand out.

The Regent, Edinburgh

Sat 13 Dec

Free / 0131 661 8198

A fabulous Christmas special night.

Bears in the West

The BearScots night for Glasgow gents in search of a little furry company. With DJ Corkie providing the sounds and plenty of sweets to go round.

Underground Glasgow

Fri 5 Dec

Free / 0141 553 2456

A wee festive special.

Beartrap

Resident DJs on rotation play dance, house and party tunes.

Manbar, London WC2H

Mon 27 Oct

Free / 020 7434 2567

  • 21:00 – 03:30 Beartrap Manbar, London

Bedtime Stories Pajama Party

Celebrating 20 years since the release of the album Bedtime Stories the RVT invite you to share your own bedtime stories at this pyjama party. With resident DJs, John Sizzle, Holestar and Lolo Brow.

Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London SE11

Fri 14 Nov

£11.25; £8.44 adv; £22.50 inc/ T-Shirt, Badge & Poster / 020 7820 1222

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Bedtime Stories Pyjama Party

A sleepover/clubnight/cabaret bonanza to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Madonna's Bedtime Stories album.

Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London SE11

Fri 14 Nov

£10 / 020 7820 1222

Beehayve: Gay Women's Mingling Night

BEEHAYVE offer monthly queer mingling nights for local lesbians and queer women who enjoy socialising away from Soho's club life.

Hackney Picturehouse, London E8

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 0871 902 5734

Beehayve: Ladies Queer Mingling Night

Monthly queer mingling nights catering for lesbians and queer women.

Hackney Attic, London E8

Sat 1 Nov

£2

Bi & Beyond

Informal space for bisexual (and beyond) people to get together for social activities.

LGBT Centre for Health & Wellbeing, Edinburgh

Wed 5 Nov

Free / 0131 523 1100

  • 19:00 – 21:00 Bi & Beyond LGBT Centre for Health & Wellbeing, Edinburgh

Wed 19 Nov

Free / 0131 523 1100

  • 19:00 – 21:00 Bi & Beyond LGBT Centre for Health & Wellbeing, Edinburgh

Wed 3 Dec

Free / 0131 523 1100

  • 19:00 – 21:00 Bi & Beyond LGBT Centre for Health & Wellbeing, Edinburgh

Wed 17 Dec

Free / 0131 523 1100

  • 19:00 – 21:00 Bi & Beyond LGBT Centre for Health & Wellbeing, Edinburgh

Big Gay Friday

Pop, disco, commercial dance, R&B and funky house from resident DJs.

Cruz 101, Manchester

Fri 24 Oct

£6 guestlist; £1 ( £5) / 0161 950 0101

Fri 31 Oct

£6 guestlist; £1 ( £5) / 0161 950 0101

Fri 7 Nov

£6 guestlist; £1 ( £5) / 0161 950 0101

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