Royal Vauxhall Tavern †

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372 Kennington Lane, Kennington, London SE11 5HY
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Mon to Fri 7pm-12midnight, Sat 9pm-2am, Sun 2pm-12midnight

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Royal Vauxhall TavernThe Royal Vauxhall Tavern has been a gay venue since the Second World War, surviving both oppression and the great mainstreaming of Gay culture that saw it lose its biggest stars (including Lily Savage) to television. It's the spiritual heart of Vauxhall's gay village, and a busy midweek program packs it out every night for bingo, comedy, music or drag acts. On weekends, queues stretch all the way round the block for Duckie, the drag cabaret collective who've performed their cabaret/comedy/experimental theatre show everywhere from the Barbican to New York. Straights are very welcome, but the more delicate should be aware that there is a lot of audience participation.

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Bar WoteverBar WoteverA variety show, featuring live music, cabaret, talks, films and spoken word.2017-12-12T19:00:00+00002017-12-19T00:00:00+0000 Where:
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Bar WoteverBar Wotever2017-12-12T19:00:00+00002017-12-26T00:00:00+0000 Where:
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RVT Panto: GoosedRVT Panto: GoosedTim McArthur directs the Royal Vauxhall Tavern's latest ginned-up traditional panto, with Mother Goose taking centre stage. Mother's ramshackle bar is slow on business, and her dim-yet-dashing bar manager Jack has run out of ideas to attract punters. With the help of Fairy Lame, will they be able to get their business back on track?2017-12-13T20:00:00+00002018-01-04T00:00:00+0000 Where:
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BeefminceBeefminceResidents Silverhook and Cactushead deliver dirty beats and remixes, with guest DJs bringing their own sounds and productions.2017-12-15T22:00:00+00002017-12-15T00:00:00+0000 Where:
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DuckieDuckieResident DJs Readers Wifes spin pop and indie, hosted by Amy Lame.2017-12-16T21:00:00+00002017-12-30T00:00:00+0000 Where:
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Duckie
Sunday Social At The RVTSunday Social At The RVTAn evening of cabaret, plus commercial, pop and dance hits courtesy of DJs Liam Chaplin Simon Le Vans and Sean Sirrs.2017-12-17T15:00:00+00002017-12-24T00:00:00+0000 Where:
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Underground Stations

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Vauxhall Tube Station
3 minutes walk
Oval Tube Station
9 minutes walk
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Vauxhall Railway Station
5 minutes walk
Elephant & Castle Railway Station
20 minutes walk
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Elephant and Castle NCP
20 minutes walk
Library Street NCP
23 minutes walk

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Park Plaza London Riverbank
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £81† 38% off
18 Albert Embankment, SE1 | 6 minutes from Royal Vauxhall Tavern
For understated chic this hotel on the banks of the Thames opposite the Tate Britain is a top choice. The rooms are clean and modern and ... More
Plaza on the River Club & Residence London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel † from £116† 42% off
18 Albert Embankment, SE1 | 6 minutes from Royal Vauxhall Tavern
Riverside rooms at this modern luxury hotel overlook the River Thames with the Houses of Parliament, Big Ben and the London Eye visible. All apartments features ... More
Holiday Inn Express London- Vauxhall Nine Elms
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel † from £60† 40% off
87 South Lambeth Road, SW8 | 8 minutes from Royal Vauxhall Tavern
Recently redeveloped in a contemporary style, the Holiday Inn Express London -Vauxhall Nine Elms is a budget hotel located just south of the river Thames. ... More
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Fire
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
South Lambeth Road, Vauxhall, Lambeth, London SW8 | 4 minutes from Royal Vauxhall Tavern
London's biggest and best gay venue, Fire hosts a cluster of different club nights including more and more straight-friendly one-off parties over the weekends. Newly redesigned ... More
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South London Pacific
London > Nightlife > Bars
340 Kennington Road, Kennington, London SE11 | 7 minutes from Royal Vauxhall Tavern
Ten minutes from the nearest tube, in a drab and ugly corner of Oval, sits one of the most surreal nightlife experiences you can have in ... More
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Nine Elms Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Riverlight Quay, Nine Elms Lane, SW8 | 16 minutes from Royal Vauxhall Tavern
On Riverlight Quay near Battersea Power Station stands Young's pub Nine Elms Tavern, named after the neighbourhood created by the regeneration ... More
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Beefmince
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife †Dates: Friday 15th December 2017 - 10pm-4am
Royal Vauxhall Tavern, 372 Kennington Lane, SE11 | Same location as Royal Vauxhall Tavern
Residents Silverhook and Cactushead deliver dirty beats and remixes, with guest DJs bringing their own sounds and productions....More
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Orange
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife †Dates: Monday 11th and Monday 18th December 2017 - 12midnight-7am
Royal Vauxhall Tavern, 6a South Lambeth Place, SW8 | 3 minutes from Royal Vauxhall Tavern
Uplifting vocal and upbeat deep house to pumping tech house from resident DJs on a weekly rotation....More
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Murky Mondays
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife †Dates: Monday 11th and Monday 18th December 2017 - 10pm-3am
Royal Vauxhall Tavern, 6a South Lambeth Place, SW8 | 3 minutes from Royal Vauxhall Tavern
Underground house and party bangers from The Bakery DJs and Origins Sound....More
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Above The Stag Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Arch 17, Miles Street, Lambeth, London SW8 | 7 minutes from Royal Vauxhall Tavern
Above the Stag Theatre, one of London's most successful small theatres, re-opens in a brand new venue on 29th November 2013, in a renovated railway ... More
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The Workshop
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
44 Lambeth High Street, Albert Embankment, SE1 | 9 minutes from Royal Vauxhall Tavern
Once the fire engine workshops of the London Fire Brigade, The Workshop on Albert Embankment in Lambeth is opening its doors once again, as a temporary ... More
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White Bear Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
138 Kennington Park Road, Kennington, London SE11 | 10 minutes from Royal Vauxhall Tavern
It's easy to spot who's at the White Bear for the pints and who's there for the Pinter but somehow the two aspects unite comfortably under ... More
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Gasworks
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
155 Vauxhall Street, Kennington, London SE11 | 3 minutes from Royal Vauxhall Tavern
Gasworks serves a dual purpose: as a location for 12 artists' studios and as host to up to six exhibitions a year. Emphasis is placed on ... More
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Embassy Gardens
London > Attractions > Sights
Market Towers, 1 Nine Elms Lane, Battersea, London SW8 | 7 minutes from Royal Vauxhall Tavern
Embassy Gardens, a new-build neighbourhood in Nine Elms on the South Bank, takes design inspiration from the Meatpacking District of New York with floor to ceiling ... More
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Sky Pool at Embassy Gardens
London > Attractions > Sights
Market Towers, 1 Nine Elms Lane, Battersea, London SW8 | 7 minutes from Royal Vauxhall Tavern
A stunning outdoor Sky Pool links two residential buildings in the Embassy Gardens development, a new neighbourhood in Nine Elms near Battersea Park. High up on ... More
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Lassco House & Garden
London > Shopping > House and Garden
Brunswick House, 30 Wandsworth Road, Vauxhall, Battersea, London SW8 | 6 minutes from Royal Vauxhall Tavern
Architectural salvage produces the most gloriously mismatched collection of pieces, all housed in this disused church. Stock changes constantly; look for anything from stuffed animals to ... More
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Vintage Vauxhall Antiques Market
London > Shopping > Markets
The Workshop, Lambeth High Street, SE1 | 9 minutes from Royal Vauxhall Tavern
On the second Saturday of the month Vintage Vauxhall brings together collective of dealers specialising in vintage, antiques, architectural reclamation as well ... More
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Cornucopia
London > Shopping > Clothing
12 Upper Tachbrook Street, Victoria, London SW1V | 19 minutes from Royal Vauxhall Tavern
This prized vintage shop, in business for 40 years and bursting at the seams with a mixed bag of period clothing, is sadly closing down. Due ... More
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Bonnington Centre Cafe
London > Restaurants > Vegetarian restaurants
11 Vauxhall Grove, Kennington, London SW8 | 2 minutes from Royal Vauxhall Tavern
This delightful commune, relic of a more laidback era, used to be the collective kitchen that fed a street of squats. It's a jolly, ramshackle room, ... More
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Madeira Patisserie
London > Restaurants > Mediterranean restaurants
46A Albert Embankment, Lambeth, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Royal Vauxhall Tavern
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Vauxhall Street Food Garden
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6a South Lambeth Place, SW8 | 4 minutes from Royal Vauxhall Tavern
Open Monday to Friday throughout summer, the Vauxhall Street Food Garden offers local workers the chance to enjoy an al fresco lunch. ... More
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Chocolate Films Ltd
London > Education >
Units 1 & 2 119-123 Hackford Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 17 minutes from Royal Vauxhall Tavern
Chocolate Films is a South London based film production company and social enterprise which runs a wide variety of media courses including stop motion animation, light ... More
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London College Of Communication
London > Education > Professional Training
Elephant & Castle, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 19 minutes from Royal Vauxhall Tavern
From a clutch of excellent courses in London, this is the best and among the premier specialist media courses in the world. Formerly London College of ... More
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Courtauld Institute of Art
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 32 minutes from Royal Vauxhall Tavern
The Courtauld is one of the most prestigious art schools in the country, affiliated with the Oxbridge system and boasting a huge private location and prime ... More
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Surrey County Cricket Club
London > Leisure > Spectator Sport
The Brit Insurance Oval, Kennington, Kennington, London SE11 | 6 minutes from Royal Vauxhall Tavern
While Lords is the spiritual home of English cricket, it is The Oval (offically The Brit Insurance Oval), home of Surrey County Cricket Club, that fills ... More
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The Kia Oval Cricket Ground
London > Leisure > Spectator Sport
Harleyford Street, Kennington, London SE11 | 6 minutes from Royal Vauxhall Tavern
Though it does not have quite the same kudos as Lord's, The Kia Oval (known so because of a sponsorship deal, but usually referred to simply ... More
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Kennington Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Kennington Park Road, St. Agnes Place, Kennington, London SE11 | 9 minutes from Royal Vauxhall Tavern
This much loved open space in the south London borough of Lambeth has two parts; the Victorian Grade II listed park and the park extension to ... More
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The Duchy Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
63 Sancroft Street, Lambeth, London SE11 | 6 minutes from Royal Vauxhall Tavern
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The Fentiman Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
64 Fentiman Road, Kennington, London SW8 | 7 minutes from Royal Vauxhall Tavern
The Fentiman Arms is a special pub in Lambeth a cricket ball's throw way from The Oval. They have a lovely wild garden out the back, ... More
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Nine Elms Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Riverlight Quay, Nine Elms Lane, SW8 | 16 minutes from Royal Vauxhall Tavern
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Tate Britain
London > Business > Venue Hire
Millbank, Westminster, London SW1P | 9 minutes from Royal Vauxhall Tavern
Conference facilities can accomodate up to 1550 people.... More
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Emmanuel Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
9-23 Marsham Street, Westminster, London SW1P | 15 minutes from Royal Vauxhall Tavern
Located in the heart of Westminster, the Emmanuel Centre is a distinctive Grade II listed building designed by renowned architect, Sir Herbert Baker. Originally built in ... More
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Emmanuel Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
9-23 Marsham Street, Westminster, London SW1P | 15 minutes from Royal Vauxhall Tavern
Located in the heart of Westminster, the Emmanuel Centre is a distinctive Grade II listed building designed by renowned architect, Sir Herbert Baker. The Centre houses ... More

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