Night Clubs

Nearly half of UK’s nightclubs have closed in last 10 years

Almost half of the UK’s nightclubs have shut their doors in the last 10 years, according to statistics released to BBC Newsbeat by the Association of Licensed Multiple Retailers (ALMR). The organisation, which represents venues, revealed the number of clubs in the UK has dropped from 3,144 in 2005 to 1,733 in 2015. According to… [Continue Reading]

Banks face £1.5bn payout for mis-selling interest rate products

Britain’s big banks are facing another billion-pound-plus hit after the City watchdog told them to review all sales of controversial interest rate hedging products that have crippled some small businesses. The demand immediately caused Royal Bank of Scotland to warn that it will increase provisions related to the scandal from the £50m already set aside…. [Continue Reading]

Student’s night of chaos.

Abigail Atakora gingerly traced the unmistakable imprint of a bootmark on the inside of her shin. “It still hurts when I press it,” said the 21-year-old student. “But the scar isn’t as bad as the one left by someone’s heel on the inside of my upper thigh – and the pain isn’t as bad as… [Continue Reading]