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Americans at the Backstreet

I met C. for the first time on Friday 26 April at the East End gay pub The Glory. He was visiting the country with his boyfriend A. – also an American – staying with friends we had in common. … Continue reading

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The Bunker and the Backstreet

East London has a leather bar, the Backstreet, just next to Mile End tube station. They used to have themed naked nights called “Buff” on Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays, which I visited a few times last year (and thoroughly enjoyed). … Continue reading

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Euston Station and Weddings

I spent Thursday outside London, on a work trip. Returning home, to Euston Station, I dropped by the toilets to check out its activities. The turnstiles were broken and anyone could walk in for free. Most guys were going into … Continue reading

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Saturday Night, Liverpool Street Station

Yesterday, coming home from friends around 10.30pm, that familiar urge crept up when the Tube stopped at Liverpool Street Station. Should I hop off and go check it out? Every time I’ve been to those toilets on a Saturday night, … Continue reading

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Back to the old haunts, part 2

Yesterday, at lunch time, a few hours after my visit to Liverpool Street Station’s toilets, I happened to be in the area again. From past experience I knew the toilets would be a little busier than the morning.  I had … Continue reading

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Back to the old haunts, part 1

I’m traveling this morning around London, for work. Happened to be in Baker Street and that old curiosity cropped up: would anybody be cruising in the station’s toilets? Popped in and yes, yes they were: three guys by the urinals … Continue reading

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The Vault: 7th, 8th and 9th visits

I went a few weeks ago back to the Vault 139 – back to its naked night on Mondays. It was during the heat wave and a friend of mine had warned me it would probably stink, but I went … Continue reading

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