East London’s legendary gay pub, the George & Dragon, shuts it doors

Last night was the final knees up for Shoreditch’s corner boozer, George & Dragon, but before you shed a tear, they’re opening in a new venue soon.

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George & Dragon has been the epicentre of gay London since 2002, but last night the George & Dragon (as we know it) shut up shop. Emosh punters – many from the fashion, music and art worlds – turned up for some final pints and to soak up its unique atmosphere one last time.

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Sad though people are that this specific space is no more, there is at least comfort in the knowledge that Richardette and the team are opening in a new venue very soon.

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