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Remembering Peter Stringfellow's King Mojo


January 2018 is an anniversary thousands of King Mojo fans would rather forget- it marks 50 years since their beloved Sheffield venue closed its doors for the very last time.

Originally opening in spring of 1964, King Mojo’s influence has transcended generations. Not bad for Peter Stringfellow’s teenage club that didn’t even have an alcohol licence! Here’s a few pics to enjoy from the ‘Dirty Stop Outs Guide to 1960s Sheffield’ - read more about it here: http://www.acmretro.com/dirty-stop-outs-guide-to-1960s-sheffield/

RIP King Mojo - spring 1964 -December 1967.

Coventry Central Library set to play host to city’s Dirty Stop Outs of the 1970s

Fans of some of Coventry’s most iconic venues of the 1970s get a chance to re-live the heady days of the Locarno Ballroom, the Walsgrave and others later this month.Ruth Cherrington, author of the sell-out ‘Dirty Stop Out’s Guide to 1970s Coventry’ which came out just a few weeks ago, will be doing a free talk at the Central Library on [...]

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Barnsley's lost Dirty Stop Outs unearthed from the archives

A series of decades-old photos uncovered by a local photographer feature in our new book about Barnsley life during the 1970s.The Dirty Stop Outs Guide to 1970s Barnsley feature the photographs, taken by the father and son team, Stan Plus Stan Two, throughout the decade of glam.The rare images show wild nights at Club Ba-Ba [...]

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Academic praise for 'Dirty Stop Out's Guide to Working Men's Clubs'

Neil Anderson’s new book on the boom years of the Working Men’s Club movement has been hailed as “the most accessible and affectionate record of the boom years of the movement ever written”, according to Dr Ruth Cherrington – celebrated academic that is the country’s foremost expert on the movement.His ‘Dirty Stop Out’s Guide to Working Men’s Clubs’ title records [...]

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