13 Manchester Nightclubs That We All Went To That Are Now Sadly Closed
Gone but not forgotten
You name the music style, Manchester has played a part in its success.
We gave the world Madchester, the first ever superclub and even, some say, Northern Soul.
And here are the spots where it all happened. Remember when...
Where: Whitworth Street West
What you say: "Many many fantastic memories from this place."
Where: Radium Street
What you say: "If Sankeys came back to Manchester I'd go every weekend, took it for granted so much."
3. Twisted Wheel
Where: Whitworth Street
What you say: "The birthplace of Northern Soul."
4. New Continental Club
Where: Harter Street
What you say: "If you were wearing a suit/tie, you wouldn't get in!"
5. Idol's Bar and the Lazy Pig
Where: Oldham Street
What you say: "A rough old basement bar full of plastered youngsters in the '90s."
6. Jilly's Rockworld
Where: Oxford Road
What you say: "I used to dance to We Are Scientists and drink vodka lemonade at Jilly's RockWorld in Manchester."
7. The Boardwalk
Today in 1991 Oasis played their first gig with Noel Gallagher at The Boardwalk in Manchester pic.twitter.com/SX4RBcgwU6— Mainly Oasis (@MainlyOasis) October 19, 2017
Where: Little Peter Street
What you say: "The home of The Stone Roses, Oasis, The Verve, James..."
Where: Oxford Street
What you say: "OMG I met my other half there New Year's Eve 1980 - where has the time gone?"
9. 21 Piccadilly
Where: Errr... 21 Piccadilly
What you say: "I remember that place so much. How I didn't fall down those stairs on way out is a miracle..."
10. Man Alive
Where: Grosvenor Street
What you say: "The dancefloor was small, but that was OK with me"
11. Discotheque Royale
Where: Peter Street
What you say: "One of my favourite venues as a youth."
12. The Swinging Sporran
Where: Sackville Street
What you say: "Memories of many a happy night as a student at The Swinging Sporran. Those were the days."
13. International Nightclub
Where: Anson Road, Longsight
What you say: "Once kissed in the gents at the International nightclub in Manchester by Martin from Sigue Sigue Sputnik."