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The Candlelight Club, The Gaslight Club, Grass Roots Books, Blues

A press article in Mancunian Gay, 1981 covering the opening of BLUES in Ashton, a leather/uniform club for gay men that took over from the Gaslight, a club opened for women by Joyce Edwards in 1973. We also see an advert for Grass Roots Books - a vital hub for the political queer community Manchester, plus news of a gay night in Wigan.

Courtesy of Manchester Libraries, Information & Archives. You can make an appointment to see this The Mancunian Gay magazine collection by emailing:

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