Tagged: Leisure


Cinema and History: Leisure Meets Politics

Although the value of film as a primary historical source has long been recognised, especially in light of progress made in digitization techniques, such material is often overlooked in favour of ‘traditional’ documents. With the growth of cinema as a popular leisure time activity from the beginning of the 20th...


Working Men’s Clubs: Past, Present and Future.

At the Bethnal Green Working Men’s Club this week, you can groove all night at the Disco 54 Festive Freakout, do your Christmas shopping at The Satanic Flea Market’s ANTICHRISTmas, or experience the delights of ‘alien burlesque’ at May The Farce Be With You. All this at a venue cosily...