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The UK has the biggest official death toll in Europe from COVID-19
England Locks Down Again

November 5 - December 2, 2020. With a second wave of infections threatening to overwhelm health services, England has been ordered back into a national lockdown. People may only leave home for reasons of education, work, exercise, shopping for essentials and medicines or caring for the vulnerable. Pubs and restaurants will close except for takeout. All non-essential retail will close.
Films, Events, Festivals, Exhibitions, Shop...
BFI Southbank programme - On Hold

Ongoing at BFI Southbank, screenings of over 2000 classic and contemporary films every year, over 1000 hours of free film and TV in the Mediatheque, plus two restaurant/bars. The BFI National Archive holds a magnificent collection of film and television, from the birth of cinema to today; also posters, images, publicity material, original scripts, letters and other artifacts.
Independent Theatres in London
Off West End - On Hold

Full spectrum of Off West End theatres; heady darkness, dangerous passion of little powerhouses above a pub, under a railway bridge, in a disused warehouse, a butcher's shop or a shopping centre. Taking risks to push boundaries of live performance, entertaining intellects, stretching imaginations -breeding grounds for new talent, new ideas to feed, reinvent, reinvigorate our culture.
The National Theatre building is closed until June 30
National Theatre Online Presentations

Free online plays every Thursday on Youtube at 7pm UK time, and then on-demand for a week.
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G-A-Y Porn Idol - On Hold

Thursdays 11pm-4am at Heaven, Under the Arches, off Villiers St, Charing Cross. Fun with or without your clothes on. Anyone can enter the strip contest and let it all hang out! Mixed, mostly gay crowd. Mostly guys get on stage and take off all their clothes, hoping to win the £100 cash prize. Email to enter a future contest.
The UK’s hottest Friday party!
Men Inc. - On Hold

Fridays, 8pm-5am at Eagle London. Powered by SCRUFF! - getting ready to have a blast and dance all night to beats by DJs Nic Fisher, Louis Lennon + Sugarbear along with the hottest SCRUFFy men of London! An international weekly Friday night party for the gay men of London, São Paulo and Amsterdam. WOOF!
"Britain's Biggest Gay Friday Nighter Is Now Even Bigger"
G-A-Y Camp Attack - On Hold

Friday night/ Saturday morning, 11pm-4am, at Heaven. Three rooms of music: Main Floor - 70s & 80s; Star Bar - 90s; The Island & Pop Room - 00s.  Travel "the G-A-Y Tardis" through four decades - just by going from one room to another.
Hosted by JOCK
JOCK London - On Hold due to Covid-19

Third Fridays, 11pm-4am. The hottest UK men's underwear/sports kit party for like-minded people w/ no attitude up for a sexy fun time: underwear, sports kit or naked. Chillout area sex permitted + porn by UK Hotjocks + on the large screen. Performers + the hottest GoGo boys. DJ TBA. Free entry to 4am A:M afterhours (mixed/ no full nudity event).
Protocol rooms at Fire - intimate dungeon - state of the art sound & lights
A:M - On Hold due to Covid-19

Every FRIDAY night/ SATURDAY morning 1-10am weekly dance club with stripped-down underground vibe; 2 rooms, different musics - London’s longest running after-hours party. An 18+ event.
Happiness. Every Saturday morning in Vauxhall
Wrong! Afterhours at Union - On Hold

Every Saturday morning, 1-10am, at Union, Vauxhall. Saturday morning afterhours dance club, gay and straight scene. No pop, no commercial dance music, just cutting-edge underground tech house and techno. Special guest DJs include: Pagano, Jason Chance and Smokin Jo. £10 admission; £8 before 6am and members. WRONG! operates a strict gay majority door policy.
Weekly rave ups at a Bethnal Green strip club
Savage Disco - On Hold

Saturdays, 10pm-5am, usually at Metropolis, 234 Cambridge Heath Rd. Naughty late-night disco where anything goes; little sister of the infamous Club Collective, Sink the Pink; combining Disco Music with Pole Dancing Drag Queens - the late night dirty disco of East London. Resident DJs include: Luke Solomon, Guy Williams, HiFi Sean + Jonjo Jury plus guests Artwork, Smoking Jo + 2 Bears.
A Queer Pulp / Indie / Post Punk / New Wave Disco
PINK GLOVE - queer disco for common people - On Hold

Saturdays, 10pm-1am (or 3am), every month or so, at The Victoria, The Chateau or Moth Club. Pulp/ faggy indie/ post punk/ new wave for beatniks, dirtbags and lumberjacks. Live go-gos The Actionettes! DJs Seductive Barry + Pencil Skirt playing stuff like: Ash. Billy Idol. Bowie. The B-52s. The Cure. Dandy Warhols. Elastica. Franz Ferdinand. Garbage Hole. The Hives. Iggy Pop. Kate Bush....
London's Every Saturday Fetish Event! - Choose your TRIBE ...
Tribe - On hold due to Covid-19

Every Saturday, 10pm-5am at Bunker. We all have a little bit of kink somewhere inside.... London’s kinkiest, most XXXTREME hardcore multi fetish party with the strictest dresscode: Leather / Rubber / Kinky Sportgear / Jocks / Underwear / Skinheads / Uniform / Naked. See new dates when the clubs reopen.
Glam up in your Bindi’s & Bangles and Sparkle - Every First Saturday
Club Kali Party! - On hold due to Covid-19

Every FIRST SATURDAY of each month, 10pm-3am. Free Fun Bolly-Pop Dance Class 10pm. A Spin Around the World since 1995: Bollywood, Bhangra, Arabic + Dancefloor Delights! Eastern flavours/ Western classics. Jason Kwan performance. DJs Ritu + Dilz fly you around the world in 80 tunes. Sizzling Bollywood Indian Glitter, Bhangra, Arabic, RnB! See new dates as the clubs reopen.
At Heaven Under the Arches
G-A-Y Saturdays - On Hold

Saturdays, 11pm-5am at Heaven Under the Arches, off Villiers Street, Charing Cross. The UK's biggest weekly gay party, wide range of music, younger dance crowd, world class pop act performances. Several dance areas play a wide range of music: the best in 80s & 90s pop music, Electro House, commercial dance and R&B. New releases and special events and guest performers.
Orange Nation - UK’s largest + most successful gay clubbing/ promotions brand
Beyond - On Hold due to Covid-19

Saturday nights/ Sunday mornings 4am-12pm. Eclectic 18+ afterhours crowd. Two rooms of Funky, Tech House, Vocal House + Circuit by resident DJs + guests.
Tourist or regular locals, all are welcome
Buff Naked Sundays & Wednesdays - On Hold

Every Sunday 2-6pm and Wednesday 5pm-12am at Bunker. Totally naked nights footwear only. All kinds of 18+ men, climate controlled, heated smokers' terrace, darkroom, maze, glory holes, cheap beer, videos/ horny visuals. Saturdays 7pm-4am BUFF CRUIZE
leather, uniform, rubber, industrial, skinhead, sports, boots, jocks, naked
SBN + NBN (Stark Bollock Naked) - On Hold (see virtual events)

Every Sunday 2-7pm at The Light Box in Parry St, Vauxhall followed by NBN, 7-10pm at Mirrored Arch (Lightbox Entrance), 6A South Lambeth Place. The best day of the week. Party starts at 2pm with SBN the largest naked party in Europe. Stark bollock naked - apart from foot wear. See more JamieHP events such as Boys+Sirs, Total Fekkin Nude, Horse Fair, Pool Party and virtual events at:
Every Sunday at the RVT
Sunday Socials - On Hold

Every Sunday, 3pm-midnight, at RVT, 372 Kennington Lane. Features world-class cabaret line-up on alternating weeks, CHARLIE HIDES TV, LA VOIX, MYRA DUBOIS, TOPSIE REDFERN plus guests. Weekly showtime 5.30pm. Dance, schmooze and cruise to commercial dance and pop music with 3 DJs immediately after the cabaret. Entry £4 members, £5 non-members.
For men who are into corporal punishment
Club CP | Bad Lads - On Hold

Every Tuesday, 5-10pm at Bunker Bar, 217 City Rd, Shoreditch. Labyrinth of small rooms, booths for private sessions, maze, video room, dark room for frisky moments -- perfect for spanking and other punishment! Smokers area, discrete entrance. Wear anything you want. Army, leather, rubber, uniform, industrial or as you are. No dress code!
Across 3 rooms at London’s legendary & world famous nightclub
Popcorn at Heaven - On Hold

Every Monday night, 11pm-5:30am, at Heaven, The Arches. Presenting some of UK's leading DJs, upfront and uplifting vocal progressive house, the coolest hip hop & RnB via Top 40 pop, guilty pleasures, relaxing lounge bar, chill out games arcade. POPCORN operates a strict EVERYONE WELCOME door policy. See website for weekly DJ lineups, and special theme events:
Gay, straight and bi-curious; plus lads who cheat on the misses!
London Jack Off Club - On Hold

Every third Wednesday 6-10pm Jack-Off (Wank) club: hands only playspace limited to 100 people per event! Dresscode: naked, shorts, gymwear, jocks or Speedos (by the end of the evening most lads are stripped off). Spurt returns to Bunker in new time slot: first Saturdays 8pm-Midnight - naked/fetish or whatever - Jack off, grope and/or shag. With g-holes/ maze/ darkroom/ booths.
A spooktacular evening of tricks and treats to celebrate the haunting season
CANDYFACE: Tricks AND Treats

October 5, 2020, 7pm. With favourite drag monsters, club kids and performance fruitcakes! Descend into The Glory's underground, if you dare, for a deadly delicious show that you will only hope to forget... Expect an evening of late-night alien speakeasy vibes with table service and performances to entertain you all night long! HOSTED BY... Stella Marbles.
With some of the best LGBT & Queer Performers in London, UK and the World
Bar Wotever

October 6, 2020, 6-10pm. Queer Tuesdays at RVT. Starting celebrations for Black History Month, join host Shakona Fire with special guests Bee Jamming, Monsiuer Cookie, Cerise Rei, Afande Kerekere, film maker Jayson Mansaray and more!
The 64th
BFI London Film Festival 2020

October 7-18, 2020, Twelve days of the best new films from around the world; strong/ eclectic programs of feature films, shorts, artists' film, video/ experimental work, discussions, special events. BFI Flare, Documentary, Experimenta, LFF CONNECTS, Sight/ Sound Special Presentations. See this past year's program and upcoming events:
I put a spell on you and NOW you're...gonna come...
Just a Bunch of Hocus Pocus

October 7, 2020, 7:30-10pm. An intimate screening of the film that made every little queer kid wanna follow Sarah Jessica Parker to their death.
Just May delves into her DVD collection once again for the cult Halloween classic, Hocus Pocus, join her, Winifred and the sisters because a virgin lit the black flame candle! Follow Billy Butcherson to Outsavvy to book tables now!
Hosted by Dalston Superstore, Drag Brunch at Dalston Superstore and Keela Kravin

October 10, 2020, 12-5pm. Keela Kraving is taking over at Dalston Superstore for a camp and unbelievable experience! With special guest Pasty! No matter what you're craving, you can always kill it with Keela Kraving! With Keela what you see is what you get, and what you get is gonorrhoea! Next: Oct 24th, Keela Kraving's EARLY HALLOWEEN with Emma Kroeger + Aidan Orange.
The UK's largest Pink Oktoberfest is back
Pink Oktoberfest

October 10, 2020, 4-11pm at Unit 1, Canada Water Retail Park, Surrey Quays. One day only in lederhosen and dirndl! The Campest, most colourful Oktoberfest London has seen, the takeover of Dock X w/ rainbows, drag queens, lip sync battles, game shows, fire shows, DJs, congos, dress up and much more. Of course there'll also be German waiters, German sausage and German crooners!
Hubble bubble who's got boy trouble?
Witching Hour - BopaRhys

October 12, 2020, 7-10pm. Descend into the bowels of The Glory and let the people's historian BopaRhys take you down the battered path we call the past, and discover some of the greatest witches to ever live. From hags on brooms, to seductresses on alters, from poisoned apples to cursed jewellery we chat about it all - and discover what your favourite witch means about you.
Clothing-Optional fashion & flesh - Now in its 8th year
West End Bares - Online

October or November, 2020 (TBA), 8:30-10:15pm. Annual event combines the naughtiness of burlesque with West End razzle dazzle, featuring hottest performers currently appearing in the West End. Evening based on the original concept BROADWAY BARES by legendary Broadway/ West End director/ choreographer Jerry Mitchell to benefit Broadway Cares/Equity Fights Aids. Afterparty until 2am.
Baddest b!tch in the spirit world... the legendary Ghost Whisperer
Séayoncé: Dick or Treat

October 17, 23, 31, 2020, 7:30pm. Scarily saucy ghost stories accompanied by demonic accordionist Robyn Herfellow! Haunted cabaret, spiritual possessions/ devilish ballads/ mystical readings. Say Hallow to the spookiest spirits. Ever been ghosted by a ghost? Double dicked down by a demon? Open your third eye, and your legs, as Séayoncé lubes up to MYSTIC it to you!
Wild queer family gathering. Hosts: RhyssPieces, Phoenix Arts Club + Rhys Hollis
Queefy Phoenix Art Halloween Special

October 20, 2020, 7:30-10pm. One of London’s most beautifully debauched and varied queer cabarets; a one-off night with some of the most bewildering, and surreal, performers of London’s Cabaret scene. Created, curated, and hosted by the international drag creature RhysPieces, the show will have you in fits of laughter one moment, then on the edge of tears the next.
Are you ready to be bewitched, bothered and bewildered?
Keela Kraving's Grand Show HALLOWEEN SPECIAL

October 24, 2020, 7-9pm. Will you be lucky enough to get out alive? Or will you be trapped in The Glory's basement FOREVER? The SPOOKY line-up will feature: Pussy Kat Bangcock, Miss Dulce Caprice, Jalebi, Miss Terri Boxx, and the delicious host, Keely Kraving. Drag Queens, Drag Kings, Club Kids and anything you can think of could walk through that door!
Plus the chance to win £50,000
QUIZ on my FACE! Halloween Special!

October 26, 2020, 8-10pm. Get ready for the dawning of a new era of post Covid-related entertainment… as sewer-mouthed hog princess extraordinaire Baby Lame returns with her bonkers cult night QUIZ ON MY FACE at The Glory! Featuring super x-rated question rounds, bizarre bonus games and plenty of stupid surprises along the way… this quiz will (probably) change your life!
The power ballad request fest, Brunch is back at Dalston Superstore!
Drag Brunch

October 31 + November 1, 2020, SAT+SUN 12-5pm. SAT: Things that go Brunch! in the Night! Rodent returns to Dalston Superstore to bring you the ookiest, spookiest brunch this side of Salem. SUN: Brunch The Pain Away with Oberon White - channeling the current zeitgeist of ennui, despair and social isolation into a selection of show tunes, camp classics and convivial banter.
Come together naked in own private party
Virtual SBN & NBN Live Show Sunday Party

November 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, 2020, 4-7pm. Video camera on/ clothes on the floor. Join hundreds of online users at the busiest UK naked club. Sexy sounds/dirty beats: DJ Aamyko. 5pm LIVE online show/ surprise guests. Guys in underwear join in 5pm. Meet guys by video messaging. Stay connected wherever there is internet. Create photo profile. Lose the clothes. Next: Dec 6, 13, 20, 27; Jan 3.
Hosted by Princess Julia hrh
PRINCESS JULIA LOVES! Halloween Spectacular!

November 1, 2020, 5pm-12am. Halloween Spectacular with spooktacular ENVY + GRACE SHUSH performing plus DJs Princess Julia + Josh Quinton turn out a soothing playlist full of LOVE and (GOV sanctioned) regality. Enjoy cocktails and settle in for an evening with friends + fam and moi. No table hopping! No snogging strangers! Just pure gossip + intrigue!
Night Tales: Horse Meat Disco

November 3, 2020, Sundays, 4pm at Night Tales, London. The four-strong DJ collective of Luke Howard, Severino Panzetta, James Hillard and Jim Stanton. All activity seated on the day, with table service only. Music will not as loud as you would normally expect. All customers are required to wear a mask when moving around the venue and using the facilities.
Get ready for the dawning of a new era of post covid-related entertainment…
QUIZ on MY FACE! with Baby Lame

November 3, 2020, 8-10pm. Sewer-mouthed hog princess extraordinaire Baby Lame launches her bonkers new night! Baby will be kept at a safe distance, and thoroughly sanitised for this filthy new quiz night. With super x-rated question rounds, bizarre bonus games and lots of stupid surprises along the way. It will (probably) change your life. Plus: a chance to win £50k.
Hosted by Rhys Slade-Jones, Emma Kroeger and Daniel Wye
Live Animal SXXX Show

November 4, 2020, 8pm. A pair of the hottest, grottiest, dottiest queens from the scene/ once in a lifetime theatrical experience in 4K definition. Songs/Jokes/Films. Comedy from award winning comedienne/ professional chocolate spread eater DAN WYE. Musings + legs by Welsh disappointment BopaRhys. Do not feed the acts. Keep arms and legs inside your bubble at all times or ACTS WILL BITE!
The chat show with a social conscience at The Royal Vauxhall Tavern
Ava Vidal and Friends

November 4, 2020, 8pm. Stand-up comedian/ journalist/ commentator Ava Vidal has something to say! Many things, actually... And some friends are along to give their tuppence worth, too. New season will see prominent personalities of entertainment, politics, activism, literature and media on The RVT stage to talk about life experiences, and to bring about meaningful social change.
Are You Ready to Virtual SCREW again this Friday?
Virtual SCREW Online with JamieHP

November 6, 13, 20, 27, 2020, 10pm -1am. Gay fetish guys party online! Cruise in gear or wear nothing at all. Gay video stars perform live in XXX show pushing all boundaries in the fetish scene, w/ sexy sounds + dirty beats all night. Dress code: leather, rubber, latex, denim, uniform, army, construction, sports, jock strap, underwear, naked. Next: Dec 4, 11, 18, 25; Jan 1, 8...
A Not To Miss Saturday at G-A-Y

November 7, 2020, 6pm. Layton Williams is best known for playing the role of Stephen in TV series Bad Education. His Musical CV includes Billy Elliot, Thriller the musical, Rent, and Everybody's Talking About Jamie. Also Resident West End Sensation SEAN PARKINS. The event go-ahead will depend on lockdown rules at the time.
Are you ready for MORE?
Caba-Cray! With Crayola the Queen!

Novenber 7 + 27, 2020, 7-9pm. The witch is back for another turn in The Glory’s Cabaret Lounge w/ feel-good songs, silly stories, and trademark Cray-cray ridiculousness. A solo show amped up with camp pop, West End classics and hilarious parodies + top-notch sh*t talking from Crayola the Queen (Best Host nominee, QX Cabaret Awards 2019). Half capacity/ bookings by table.
Saturday's Largest Naked Party
Virtual TFN - Totally Fekking Nude

November 7, 14, 21, 28, 2020, 10pm-1am. Every Saturday NAKED NIGHT OUT IN THE UK GOES VIRTUAL. Men only. For each event Jamie creates a series of meeting points and play spaces where men can get to know other men. With your video camera turned, be changed and ready for TFN Naked. CAMERAS TURNED OFF WILL BE DELETED. Next dates: Dec 5, 12, 19, 26; Jan 2...
Strip & Show UR Bits - If Lockdown Is Over by then...
G-A-Y Porn Idol w/ Alfie Ordinary + Vinegar Strokes

November 8 + 15, 2020, 11pm-4am THU at Heaven, Under the Arches, off Villiers St, Charing Cross. Fun with or without clothes on. Anyone can enter the strip contest and let it all hang out! Mixed, mostly gay crowd. Mostly guys on stage take off all their clothes, hoping to win the £100 cash prize. to enter. Nov 8: Alfie Ordinary. Nov 15: Vinegar Strokes.
Hosted by The Glory and John Sizzle
Glory Lates with Mzz Kimberley

November 12, 2020, 8:30-10pm. The Glory celebrates Black History Month with The Glory Lates programme, returning for one very special night. Featuring Mzz Kimberley who has always drawn inspiration from great black female jazz singers including Billie Holiday, Aretha Franklin, Ella Fitzgerald, and Nina Simone.
Attention Homostash lovers! It’s time to show off your شوارب
Homostash - Arabic Edition 2 - Tentative date

November 13, 2020, 9pm-3am. For Homos, boys, girls, inbetweenies, homo sapiens + the moustachioed. Upstairs Arabic Pop/ Disco by Pride of Arabia queen Salwa International + Seksu. Sexy go-go/belly dancer Matteo Cortés on the bar. Moustachioed visuals ft. poster boy Waleed Guermat. Basement sweaty Techno/Tech House beats + Dance Music by Lyes, Tafkanik and Pavliné.
The ‘Spaced Out’ series continues into the autumn
Horse Meat Disco...Spaced Out - Up On The Roof

November 13, 2020, 6-9:30pm. HMD join us once again to bring in the weekend at The POW. Sessions take place on the newly FULLY COVERED and HEATED rooftop. Event may be cancelled in event of lockdown.
By Jon Bradfield & Martin Hooper with songs by Jon Bradfield
Dick Whittington - A New Dick in Town

November 17, 2020 - January 10, 2021. Dick may not be straight but he’s pointing in the right direction. Called to London by the enormous dong of Big Ben, country boy Richard Whittington seeks fun, fame and fortune. Where to live? Who to hang with? What’s with all the brunches? Dick soon plunges into a great adventure that will make his name! A Dick on everyone’s lips.
Showcases the whole spectrum of creative animation; animation is for everyone...
London International Animation Festival

November - December, 2020 (TBC). Annual 10-day Festival of gala premieres, retrospectives, Q+As w/ filmmakers, workshops, audience voting, and Best of the Festival screening. Aims to dispel popular misconception that animation is just cartoons for kids; screening a broad range of intelligent, entertaining, provocative current films from around the world.
Hosted by TROUGH London, Orange Nation and TROUGH Manchester
Trough London - XXXmas PARTY

November 28, 2020, 10pm-6am. One of the naughtiest, highest achieving dance events in London. Teacher/ student/ pet/ disciplined/ obedient/ trouble/ team top or bottom of the class - bend (over) rules/ celebrate another year of higher education in music+dance. DJs TBA. Darkroom/ XXX AREA. Jocks, bears, hunks, beards, queers, twinks and in-betweeners.
“London’s answer to Edinburgh’s Fringe” - Time Out
Vault Festival 2021

January through March, 2021. Eight-week annual arts festival. Past year saw over 350 shows across a festival of events in Waterloo, attracting over 70,000 people to sixteen venues, with bars, food and plenty of surprises. Committed to being the fairest platform in London for artists to present innovative, daring work - see:
34th BFI London (2020 edition cancelled due to Covid-19)
FLARE | London LGBT Film Festival 2021

Mid-March, 2021. Twelve days of the best in new queer cinema each year from around the world. Opening and closing night, and the Accenture gala. See past year program, plus theme, schedules and venues for 2021 at website as announced:
The Official RuPaul's Drag Race World Tour returns
RuPaul's Drag Race: Werq The World - Wembley, London

May 19, 2021, 8pm, SSE Arena. RPDR World Tour all-new 2021 production! Michelle Visage spirals through time with no way to get home. Join Asia O'Hara, Kameron Michaels, Plastique Tiara, Shea Couleé, Vanessa Vanjie Mateo, Yvie Oddly, and new stars from the latest US, UK + Canadian seasons, as they trip through time.
Pop culture celebration that unites people through music, fashion & acceptance
Mighty Hoopla 2021

June 5, 2021, noon-10pm, Brockwell Park Gardens. The most fabulous of all the festivals, Mighty Hoopla is a queer pop focused celebration of trash, camp + drag! -The GUARDIAN. Free-spirited, relaxed, well organised... with tons of glitter and confetti, Mighty Hoopla is a triumph for London's festival scene. -ATTITUDE. Chaka Khan, Tove Lo, All Saints, Kate Nash.
Pride: Celebrating Our Achievements Together
Pride in London 2021

Late June, 2021, 12-3:30pm, dates TBA. Saturday Parade and main events. London's biggest one-day event, one of the world’s biggest LGBT celebrations. Typically over 750,000 people at Pride, 30,000 in the Parade. Sunday to Sunday Pride Festival, showcasing London’s varied LGBT+ cultural scene.
Hosted by BEEFMINCE and The Royal Vauxhall Tavern

August 29, 2021, 12:15-5pm, Westminster Millennium Pier. 2020 sank our plans - here's to 2021! HMS BOATMINCE returns to continue an annual tradition of mincing down the River Thames for the August Bank Holiday weekend 2021! Get on board to be surrounded by seamen, burly captains and cabin boys on HMS BOATMINCE for an afternoon of fun on the Thames. BEARS AHOY!