Pubs are in the Pink after blanket ban policy cancelled

Police objections to a pub opening late have been withdrawn – after they conceded the Pink tribute and drag queen act may not "increase the violent crime in the area" after all.

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Baileys bar applied to open until 5am this Saturday and Sunday – two hours later than usual – but police objected, writing that the events “undermine the prevention of crime and disorder licensing objective”.

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The letter also stated that the events – a Pink tribute act and drag queen from Hull known as Lucy Garter – would “have a detrimental impact on the area and potentially increase violent crime”.

However, the objection was withdrawn at the last minute and the events will now go ahead.

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