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Good looking London guy, versatile (30), good sense of humour, seeks similar mate, any nationality. Interests – pubs, cinema, music. Photos exchanged. ALA. Box 816

Manchester, lonely 38 years old, would like to meet gay friends. I live alone. Have car. Can accommodate. Anyone, anywhere interested? Box 817

Bachelor, 37, strictly gay, passive, english, 5’10”, medium build, conventional appearance. Not obvious, rich, strikingly handsome, intellectual or promiscuous but absolutely genuine, seeks genuine friend, looks/status unimportant, but sincerity etc is. This is an honest ad. One-nighters etc do not apply. Box 818

Young, good looking guy with gap inbetween front teeth or chipped front tooth required for lasting friendship etc. by good looking 22 year old. Box 819


Room to let, Blackheath, in Leather household. Good trains, 20 minutes Charing Cross/City. Available late January. Box 755

T/V and friend who meet occasionally in London seek weekend accommodation S/C or in sympathetic gay household. Box 756

Guy, 24, seeks own room in central flat, up to £7 per week. Box 757

Wanted. Own room in shared flat by young Malaysian, in Notting Hill Gate, Earls Court or Holland Park. Up to £6 per week. Contact Aziz, 01-937 3383.

Forth Guy, under 25, share house Ell. Own room. £6 per week. No camp. Write with Tel No. Box 758

Gay Flat share for 2/3 responsible young guys. £7 each. Telephone 01-603 9498 If you are under 35, non-camp, not effeminate, value sincerity and friendship, want a home in Central London on sharing basis – please write to Box 759

Double Bedsit, N11. Near Tube. £8 per week. Telephone 01-368 8456. Flat-Share Offered SE1. One mile City/West End. About £6. Any age. I’m 49. Box 763

Gentleman (Nottingham area) has accommodation for two males. Own room. Box 803
Would the person who placed the above ad please contact Gay News as soon as possible. Thank you.

Is there a lonely gay guy in the Birmingham area who would like to share home with gay bachelor in 40 age group. Terms by arrangement. Box 804

North West Gays — unfurnished flat wanted Preston area. Gay 30’s, steady job, financially sound. Write to Mike Weaver, 10 Connaught Road, Preston.

Young Gay Dance Student/Model, seeks small flat -Bedsitter – Room, in London. Willing to share. ALA. Box 806

Double Room £8. Single Room £4. Also a flat at reasonable rent. West London Box 671.

Gay Flat Mate to share luxury flat. Own room. Colour television. No restrictions, all facilities. Phone after 8 pm, 349-9988. Garage available if required. NW London.

22yrs old air steward would like to share flat with other gay guys. Cromwell Road area. Telephone Essential. Phone 0332-810989 or write G. Guy, 103 Park Lane, Castle Donington, Derbys.

Gay guy, 21, good looking, extravert, seeks pad in London. Micky. Box 820

Urgent! Quiet dependable designer, 28, needs cheap room/flat share, convenient West End. Box 821

Gay News Newsman urgently seeks room in shared house/flat. About £6 per week. Must be on telephone in inner/West London. Call Peter on 01 402 7805

OFFICES. Gay News needs offices now. They’ve got to be central, and they’ve got to be cheap. Two rooms, with a phone installed, preferably West End. Contact Gay News at 01-402 7805 or write to: 19 London Street, London W2 1HL.


Attractive Young Man wants modelling work. Anything Legal Considered. Box 760

Artists Model, male 34, good physique etc, nude posing for male/female artists, beginners, groups, clubs, or private. Anywhere between London-Newcastle. Can wrestle for private club entertainment. Would like tuition from persons 60/70 male/female in posing. Bob Dews, 41 Marchmont Street, London WC1.

Atrractive Young Well Qualified (academically) seeks nice job, nice people, nice money. Box 774

Two West Country Boys in their twenties, need £200 desperately. Absolutely anything legal considered. ALA. Will travel anywhere. Box 761

Male Secretary Required for professional office in Victoria. Responsible position, must be willing to undertake all usual general office duties, including shorthand and typing. Good Salary. Box 762

Qualified Masseur. Youth over 21 required by quiet young man, London. Good fee plus expenses. Box 800

I Need £25 per week. Absolutely anything legal considered. I’m 21. London. Box 801

Friendly 28 year old Scot desperately needs £100, so if you have any part-time legal jobs, please write soon. Box 802

Male Required (Age 27 – 45) for small Kensington Hotel. Must have a flair for domestic work. Live In – Good Wages – All Found. Telephone: 01-603 2389.

Male/female hair stylist required. Holborn/ City area. Phone 405 7499

Classified Ads

LIGHT REMOVALS – 18cwt + Working Driver. Phone 01-370 5172.

SPECIAL OFFER. For those of you who subscribed late to Gay News – a limited number of Issues 1 – 10 are available – Only £0.80p for each set including postage. First Come First Served.

“ANTINOUS OILED.” Stunning new series of highbrow professional nude figure photos. 7 for £1; sample 20p., stamps’ll do. Larry Knight, 4 Hamilton Close, London NW8 8QY.

Experienced young qualified masseur visits till midnight. Genuine service for massage only. 01-370 6506.

Leather and Fashion Wear Catalog. Send 30p P.O. Richard Stone, 15 Clifton Gardens N15.

Set of 10, 35mm. colour transparencies. Gary in cowboy and mod. gear. £2. G.C. (Mail Order), 19 Queen’s Road, Brighton, BN1 3XA.

GAY SUPERMARKET: Cheapest Nude Magazines! “Kids” £1 – “Cain Leather Boys” £1.50. Free Gay Mag!! (Lists SAE) JOHNNY: BM/FBGH, LONDON WC1V 6XX.

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Magnificently Masculine Magazines and Marvellously Male Movies from abroad take A LITTLE LONGER THAN USUAL – but the Difference in Variety and Quality is IMMENSE! Send us your name, address and ten 3p stamps, and in two weeks you’ll have brochures revealing Astounding Details of the Gayest, Nudest and Most Virile Boys and Men in the World, and explaining how one Action-Packed Magazine comes FREE with your first order.
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Boy Studio, 44 Earl’s Court Road, London W8 Photo Sets, Leatherwear, 35mm Colour Slides Catalogue 30p.

FAG FUND It would help our petty cash situation if you could send us your ciggy coupons … ta, my dears.

WANTED. STREET SELLERS to sell, you guessed it. GAY NEWS. We can’t sell them all ourselves.

Love Knoweth No Laws*

Owing to certain pressures put upon us by the law, we hold the right to cut. change or refuse to print any personal ads sent to us. We must also warn male ‘minors’ (under 21) that you may have unpleasant legal nasties unloaded on you. and us. if you attempt to use and reply for certain reasons connected with the meeting of someone for immoral purposes, namely making love. Apart from those antiquated legalities, men and women are welcome to use these columns as they wish.

* Chaucer.

Personal Ads

REPLIES TO BOX ADS: when replying to a box ad please write the box number on the envelope, end send it to Geay News, 19 London Street, London W2 1HL. Box number replies cannot be discussed on the telephone. If you wish to send a stamp with your box. no. reply, please do not attach it to reply.

After the 18th January, Box No’s 300 to 500 will be invalid unless you send us a further 50p to cover handling and postage.

Is there any kind chap 21-40 who would help me overcome my shyness, must have patience and humour, slim build. I am 36, 5’10”, slim, affectionate, own place 20 mins London. Box 703

Versatile 50, own flat near London, seeks permanent friend, age immaterial, photo if possible. ALA. Box 704

Passive Non Effeminate 38 offers genuine young dominant guy a home in East Midlands if compatible. Photo appreciated. This is genuine. Box 705

Passive slim gay 35 wishes to meet active tall muscular West Indian to get to know you (Middlesex area) Box 706

Shift Worker, height 5’9″, age 30, would like to meet younger slim gay or bisexual living London | or Brighton. All photographs returned. Box 707

Young Man, good appearance and physique, considerate, sincere, seeks permanent friend, 21-35, London area, with good physique, view lasting friendship. Please send photo (return promised with mine). Box 708

Sincere 26 : seeks portly, hairy chested gentlemen 40-60 for warm friendship. Photo essential and returned. S.A.E. Box 709

Ex-Serviceman (26) seeks others about same age or younger for friendship etc. Also pen pals wanted. Photograph not essential, but would help. No effeminates. Box 710

Young Male Graduate, attractive, intelligent, 25, seeks similar. Photos please. All letters answered. Box 711

Bachelor graduate (48) generous, seeks for holidays abroad and occasional week-end, young, humorous, intelligent, sincere lively companion. Photo please. Box 712

Amateur Photographer would like to hear from handsome young males over 21. Fee and copies of photos. Please send photograph. (London) Box 713

Guy, late twenties, tall and lean, interested in leather and denim but not in S/M, wishes to contact others similar age and interests in London. Photo please. Box 714

Attractive graduate male (25), living in York, not camp or effeminate – seeks sincere relationship with others 21-30 age group, any area. Photo for exchange. ALA. Write Box 715

Guy 29, non-effeminate, seeks others 21-30. I am mildly masochistic and wild about leather and rubber wear, particularly boots, also enjoy water-sports. Could accomodate you near Birmingham. Box 716

American guy, lively, intelligent, youthful looking, mid 30’s, seeks attractive younger male over 21 for easy going relationship. Photos please. ALA. Box 717

Good looking blond, 29, (not camp or effeminate) seeks active muscle boy about same age for lasting friendship. Photo please (returned) Box 718

Bristol. Gay Male 25, seeks sincere, lasting friendship with nice guy 21-28. Box 719

Adventurous Londoner, early 50’s, travelling Tehran by train in spring (Simplon Express to Istanbul) would welcome Persian/English companion paying own expenses. Box 720

Author 40 would like to meet younger friend over 21, with a view to lasting relationship. Accommodation in London possible. Photo and maybe phone number appreciated. Box 721

Londoner (24) seeks accontants, articled clerks or qualified, guys interested in Yoga. Box 722

Dave, 24, lonely and unfulfilled, non-effeminate, likes music and sincere people, seeks deep relationship with similar (21-25). Exchange photos. Box 723

Continental, gay, 30, blond, passive not effeminate, gentle disposition, clean, healthy, professional, seeks active, 30 or over, masculine south European or Middle Eastern type. Photo appreciated, returnable. Box 724

Seeking Intelligent Coloured Man, 30 or over, needing true friendship with a happy social Londoner 35. Box 725

London Male 45, shy, seeks coloured friend 35/50 for sincere loving permanent relationship. ALA. Box 726

Sincere straightforward professional man (30’s), still hopes it is possible to find young attractive soul partner aged over 21, for lasting relationship, genuine replies only please, with photo. Box 727

24-year old, good looking, seeking a friend, Cassidy type 21-24, Ipswich, Suffolk (not camp) gay lad. Photos please. Box 728

Male Nurse, Irish, 24, shy, non-effeminate, needs a friend for lasting relationship, (in London). Write soon. Box 729

London Accountant (not stuffy) tall, slim, dark, 26, with wide interests (theatre, riding, pottery, water ski-ing) seeks genuine, happy and intelligent friend aged 21-24. Photo and phone no. appreciated. Box 730

Gay Girl, Glasgow, late twenties, attractive, long-haired, ex-university, wishes to meet or hear from feminine, long-haired gay girl (20-30) in Glasgow, Edinburgh or central Scotland area. Interests – music, art, cinema. Box 731

Lecturer/Writer, mid thirties, tall, slim, reasonable looks, masculine, has outgrown the pub/club scene and wants a lasting relationship with someone 21-30. Box 732

Faithful Scorpio guy 30 would like to meet a younger friend over 21 for lasting thing. Nice if you’re warm, intelligent, sincere with sense of humour and like Cats ???? Photo please. London Box 733

Active Male (40) wishes to meet males 23-35 in Midland area. Box 734

Guy, 28, recently discovered denim and leather, seeks others. Photos exchanged. Own flat. Box 735

22, dark longish hair, well built, not unattracitve, wishes to meet others of similar age (over 21), particular liking for skinhead types. London area. Photo please. ALA. Box 736

HF ( SGS 1949) please write KB. Box 737

Executive 40 tall slim active, very lonely, seeks sincere and faithful younger partner over 21, needing true love home and happiness in Bristol flat. Box 738

Young Owners of Motor Yacht, looking for others with similar interest, owners or crew, for weekends/holidays afloat. Box 739

Attractive Slim Male 21 – 5’8″ seeks similar for friendship etc. Any area. Photo ensures reply. Box 740

Birmingham Boy 23, wishes to meet similar 21-23 Likes music and cinema. Photo appreciated. Box 741

H.B. or M. of the S/M study circle. I have lost your address. Please communicate. D.J.

Slim presentable 29 year old, lonely and inexperienced, would like to meet or correspond with gentle considerate male 21-35, slim and possibly also inexperienced, for genuine friendship. London or SE. Photo appreciated but not essential. Box 742

Versatile Longhaired Young Man 28, passive looking but not effeminate, wishes to meet similar or very passive male aged 21-26, for mutual pleasure and genuine friendship. Photo exchanged. Box 743

Handsome slim well built butch 27 seeks active friends. Very friendly luxury flat. Easy going. Not camp. Very well built active/versatiles only. Photo. Box 744

Passive Male (34) wishes to meet dominant, demanding man (35 to 50) Box 745

Brian from Gibraltar – please phone Michael at 01-722 4882

Two gay guys, well built, 30/35, turned on by S/M, interested in meeting similar aged 25/45. London and area. Photo appreciated. Box 746

Bachelor, 48, feels younger, needs similar for loving friendship, mainly Sundays, at your pad. There must be someone. Anywhere London. Please write, all letters answered. Box 747

Any lonely masculine, considerate man, maybe manual worker who lives in hostel who would like home with domesticated attractive male, slim, 36 year old. Please write frank letter. Photo returned with mine. London. Box 748

Anglo Indian (34) wishes to make friends – all races. Interests – sport, books, travel, music, and dancing etc. Box 749

Will Frank of Burton on Trent area, who replied to my advert Box 73 in Issue No 4, please contact John in Sussex. Box 750

Gay 25, SE London, has just got bike. Would like to hear from someone who will teach me to drive. Also would like to meet others interested in making friends. ALA. Box 751

Male (31) would like to meet young lady of similar age who likes dominant men. Box 752

Gay Couple – male – 26 and 40 – would like to meet similar – either sex, for social contact in Ealing area. Box 753

Anglo Indian (34) wishes to meet gay women for friendship. Box 749

Bachelor, late 30’s, 5′ 10″, average build, reasonable looks and figure, sincere, seeks strongly active companion, aged 21 to 45, for regular friendship, perhaps live together? Looks not of prime importance, but no fatties, effeminates or kinkies, please. Own home, London area. Photo appreciated. Box 754

Ski-ing? Apres-Ski? Virile young companion aged 21-25 required for Zermatt. Switzerland, 17-31 March. Meet London first! Share cost. Box 764

Male Male, in fact Gay, needs Love. Aged 21-24 welcome. Kensington. Box 765

Anglo Indian (34) wants a mate for mini-cruise sometime February. Box 749

Leather/Masks/etc lover, own place near Croydon, seeks big unvicious mate with kit. Mid 30’s. Photo appreciated. Box 766

Gay T.V. would like to meet similar, or anyone interested. Can be very effectionate. Likes indoor photography. Herts. Box 767

Blond Youth interested Leather, Denim. Willing to pose or explore anything out of the ordinary. Photo supplied. Box 768

Londoner, 21, seeks flatshare with guy under 30. Likes leather and denim etc. Prefer South/South-West/West London. Box 770

Lonely Gay Guy, 23, tall, good looking and well built, non-effeminate, looking for someone same age or aged over 21. Must be sincere person with view to sharing my flat. Recent photograph please. All letters answered. Many thanks – Mike, London. Box 769

Lonely London guy, 45, seeks genuine reliable companion for lasting and loving relationship, 30—45, not camp please. Would consider partnership hotel or antiques anywhere ALA. Box 633.

Bachelor, gay, 37, English, 5’10” medium build, passive. North London, not obvious or fabulously handsome but absolutely genuine, seeks genuine friend 30-45 approx, loyal, looks secondary to above qualities. Eventually seek share flat. Box 647

Live In The U.S.A.! Executive, 35, masculine, needs companion-assistant. Under 30, slim, presentable.Race education & social background unimportant if sincere adaptable, reliable, warm. Some world-wide travel involved. Modest pay and all found. Interview London before Xmas. Send full personal info and photo (returnable) in confidence, airmail to: Boxholder, P.O.Box 20621. Los Angeles 90006, USA.

British, 32, SE London, own house, seeks Asian for permanent relationship. Box 771

Gay Comedy Group forming. SAE to Box 772

Young, virile athlete seeks partners for outdoor training sessions. Genuine athletes only need reply. Box 773

Young London Guy (student), attractive, slim, tall, with long chestnut hair, seeks similarly attractive male with view to sincere relationship (Photo essential) Box 774

Young Man, 25, wishes to share his pad, view to lasting friendship in London. Also pen pals in UK and Abroad wanted. Box 775

Affectionate bachelor, young late 50’s, seeks another similar age, masculine dressed. Greased Hair. To Love and Cherish permanently if mutual. No Kinks. Close up recent photo. Own pad. Ilford, Essex. Box 776

Anyone knowing Brian Gibre-Ltarien, 28, well built, dark hair, ex-sailor, electricity engineer, now living in London. Contact urgently – J-P. Box 777

Slim Male Graduate, 31, non effeminate, interested music and arts but NOT in gay scene, seeks sincere friends with similar interests. Greater Manchester area. Box 778

Gay Male 26 (not effeminate) living Bishops Stortford area on Herts/Essex border, seeks sincere active male any age in same or other areas. Photo appreciated. All letters answered. Box 779

Lanky Leather Chap, 29, with own London flat, seeks similar type. Immediate answer with phone number to reply including photo for exchange. Box 780

Two Leather Guys going to Birmingham on 29/12/72 for New Year, given lift between East Lancs Road and Knutsford Services on M6, please write to driver who would like introduction to scene, or other friendly leather guys in London or Manchester. Box 781

“Aquarian”, Bachelor; late 40’s (Bin’s) 5’4″, good appearance, seeks sincere friend. Am very shy and inexperienced, tired of being alone, wants to be loved, (E8 London area). Photo appreciated, genuine replies only. ALA. Box 782

North Staffs (42) gay, well built, wishes to meet 25-35 active, hairy friend for weekends and holidays, photo please, ALA, Jeans, Leather, Car Owner. Box 783

Young Man, 34, London, seeks friends interested in riding macs, gumboots, and oilskins, aged 35-45; Box 784.

Action Speaks Louder Than Words. Hairy one night stands wanted by versatile, blond, slim and mid 20’s. No camps please. Letters with photo get quickest action. Box 785

Versatile, Hairy, Young (20’s) Tarzan needed to share jungle-fresh nuts with slim me (26). Letters with photo answerd
with photo answered first. Box 786

Midlander, 36, friendly and warm, with interests in music, cinema, talking, travel and walking, seeks similar 25-45, anywhere, for love and companionship. ALA. Box 787

Tom (32) seeks male. Interests – leather, jeans. Photo appreciated. Box 788

Sportsmen, Skinheads, and Leatherboys required to pose for photographer. Replies with photos answered first. Box 789

Somerset (Yeovil) gay, 43, welcomes all active genuine men over 21 to his flat. Letters answered. Phone being installed. Box 790

Young Guy (24), good looking, seeks genuine and intimate friendship with attractive, intelligent guy aged 21-24. Photo appreciated and returned. Box 795

Young Man, 29, wearing tight jeans and leather jacket wants to meet other young jeans fans, who are over 21. Photo essential. London area. Box 791

Versatile forty group Londoner seeks friend for practicing New Year resolution with, plenty of refresher courses to keep in practice. Box 792

Can any acitve gay offer horse riding facilities to single male at times, mainly holidays but according to distance. Willing to be useful Welch Border. Box 793

London, 28 yrs old, masculine, muscular, good looking guy 6ft, own business, house, car, etc, would like to contact Oriental boy aged 21-28 for steady affair, could assist with studies or employment. Box 794

Gay Scot 40’s, active, smart, clean, sincere, lonely in London. Own home. Seeks genuine good natured chap (Scots welcome) anywhere, who is aching for reliable, permanent, loving relationship, aged 21-45. Write fully. Photo appreciated and returned with mine. Box 796

Gay Young Artist, 24 long hair, living in London, warm, kind and passive, likes music etc, seeks friends. Photo please if any, all letters answered. Box 797

New Zealand Guy, 24, widely travelled, recent arrival in UK, seeks friends (preferably coloured or latin) in London/anywhere. Photo not important. ALA. Box 798

Young Northern Male 29, slim, good appearance. Interests – theatre, music, seeks active friend for sincere, lasting relationship, aged 30-40. Photo appreciated, returnable. All replies answered. Box 799

EXECUTIVE, 34, TRANSFERED TO LONDON SHORTLY seeks young social contacts, any race, maybe roommate. I’m masculine, young looking & thinking & can afford a few of the nicer things in life. Sincere only. Photo helps, will be returned Let’s correspond! MAX.PO Box 26017. Los Angeles 90026, USA.

Young Coloured Male, sincere, tall, slim, seeks tall, active friend, blond, for permanent friendship. Photo (returned), read advert carefully. Box 807

Needy Student (music especially) required as poseur. Fares and fee paid. Skin colour, hair length, face fungus unimportant but cleanliness, keeness and need essential. Send full details (photo if possible). Box 808

Isolated? Perhaps Confused? Information and advice on homosexuality. Why not talk things over informally with us or write about your problems? Confidence assured. Midland Region. Box 809

If you get your pleasure when wearing wellies, or wear them in every day work. Details in conf idence to Box 810

Tall actor, just 28, slim, talented and going places, seeks lively, young, passive friend(s) in London. Will reply to all who send photos. Box 811

Guy, 28, would like to hear from others (Lancs area). Box 812

Young very keen bodybuilder interested: meeting, corresponding with similar enthusiasts – any age/ finding keen training partner – Box 813

Active gay early 50’s – young looking and slim seeks passive friend similar age for companionship. London SW area – have car and own flat. ALA. Box 814

Happy 100th Birthday – Adolph Zukor, from all at Gay News.

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This corner is really a long list – of places, people you might like to know about or one day need. We can only, of course, publish the information that comes to us.

CHALLENGE is a social group for Gay People of both sexes. We have weekly meetings at three London branches and would be delighted if you would join us for a drink and a chat. Please telephone any evening between 7 and 11. Dial 567 5085 and the operator will give you the number of the member on duty. Do Call Us.

Campaign For Homosexual Equality London Information Centre, 22 Great Windmill Street, London W1. Tel: 01-437 7363. Office open daily, noon to 10pm.

CHE All London Political Action Group, 22 Great Windmill Street. London W1. Telephone: 01-437 7363

Would any new members of CHE who have not yet received their membership cards, please contact the London Information Centre at 22 Great Windmill Street, London W1. Telephone: 01-437 7363.

LESBIAN LIBERATION meets Wednesdays 8 pm at the South London Womens Liberation Centre, 14 Radnor Terrace, SW8. (near Vauxhall Tube). ALL WOMEN WELCOME. Telephone: 01-622 8495 Mon. Tues. Wed and Fri evenings only.

OXFORD GAY ACTION GROUP. Regular meetings take place on Sundays at 8pm in the ‘Marlborough Arms’, St Thomas Street. Oxford.

New CHE group forming in Streatham. Contact: Ian F. Clayton. 56 Hillbrook Road.SW17.

GAY MARXIST GROUP now forming. Politically committed homosexuals of both sexes welcome. Details: 01-794 3368.

SOUTHAMPTON AREA: Gay group now forming. Details: Ken Romsey 512959.

SAPPHO meets every first Monday in the month at Euston Tavern, corner Judd Street/Euston Rd, London, NW1,7.30 pm upstairs room. All women welcome. SAPPHO 30p inc post for single copies from BCM/PETREL. LONDON WC1V 6XX.

Brighton Gay Soc meets weekly. Contact Ray at Brighton 686939.

CHE’s Political Action Group is looking for a group of university/polytechnic students/lecturers interested in conducting a survey among the public into attitudes to homosexuality. The aim of the enquiry is to help shape the future campaigning activities of CHE. Offers of help, suggestions etc should be addressed to: David Hyde, PAG, CHE London Information Centre. 22 Great Windmill Street, London W1. Tel: 01-437 7363.

GAYSOC: for homosexual men and women in any school or college of London University – undergraduate, postgraduate or staff. Social, political and campaigning activities aimed at creating better conditions for gays within the university — then the world! Write (enclosing SAE please) GAYSOC, ULU, Malet Street, WC1.

Abortion, contraception, entertainment, transport, legal advice, jobs, alternative? Work, food, hitchhiking, cheap furnishings, communications, shelter, late night services, accommodation, free services, ad infinitum … Contact: Nutrfiell Information Service, Phone: Birmingham 772-2483 24 hours every day. (Ask for Nutshell as we share a line with St Basil’s Centre.)

Homosexual Counselling and Parent’s Enquiry. You or your son, daughter, parent or friend could be homosexual and may need help and understanding. Write for appointment to FRIEND, Centre, Broadley Terrace. London NW1 or telephone 01-402 6345 Mondays to Fridays 7.30 to 9,30 pm.

Leicester Gay Awareness Group ring Leicester 738832, ask for Clive or John.

Jewish Homosexual Liaison Group welcomes new members, also advice and befriending service for all Jewish gays. Please write only to Simon Benson, Albion Court, 75 Larkhall Rise, London SW4 6HS.

Oxford Gay Action Group meets every Sunday at 8 pm in the Marlborough, St Thomas Street. Fortnightly discos from Fri. Jan 5th at the Cape of Good Hope, The Plain, Oxford. Further info – Oxford 45301 between 7 pm and 8 pm.

Warwick Gay Soc has started. Meets every Tuesday 6 pm in the Coffee Bar at the University. Contact Irwin Timms, 60 Russell Terrace, Leamington Spa, or Jill Brown, H44, Rootes Hall.

Gay Civil Rights Group now forming. Information from Frank Honore. Room 405, Hughes Parry Hall, Cartwright Gardens, London WC1. Telephone : 01-387 7501

Stepney : CHE group forming around this area and including the other parts of East London not catered for For details ring Mike 01-476 7980

Manchester University Homophile Society, social events, campaigning – open to all, meets Thursdays, 8pm. meeting room 4, University Union, Oxford Road

CHE Cardiff now meets at Chapter Arts Centre, Market Street. Canton, Cardiff every other Monday. (Nov 20th etc.) Gay News will be on sale.

Women’s Liberation Workshop, 3 Shavers Place. London W1 Tel 01-839 3918

LEEDS G.L.F./C.H.E. Joint Office, 153 Woodhouse Lane. Leeds.

Fellowship in Christ the Liberator, Communion service 8pm, Sundays. West Kensington. Details: FCL c/o 61 Earls Court Square, London SW5

Gay Esperanto Group. For details of next meeting telephone 01-637 1220

Gay Women – Lonely? Need, information, company, help with problems7 Write Jill Russell, c/o The Peace Centre, 18 Moor Street, Ringway, Birmingham 5 7UH. Please enclose S.A.E.

Gay Unity. Harrow. For details phone Janie at 863 1184 or Alex at 864 2291 Meets on Mondays

“Gay Cambridge”, a joint CHE/GLF group covering both the town and university Meets every fortnight, wekkly in university term. Contact Bernard Greaves, 29 John Street, Cambridge. phone Cambridge 52661

University of Bristol Gay Students Society for all homosexuals, male and female. Contact Trevor or Clare through the Social Action Office at the Union or phone Tony, Bristol 32669, or write to Gay Students Society, University Union, Queens Road. Bristol BS8 1LN.

YOUNG GAYS meet regularly in London
The CHE Youth Group meets fortnightly around Central London Details from Mike or Jim at 01 385 7246

READING GAY ALLIANCE regular discos and socialf counselling, quiet meetings, public meet mgs. and action Town and university SAE for Newssheet Room 7, 30 London Rd. READING

Alternative Free Library needs donations of radical/liberated Gay Papers and Magazines. ESPECIALLY Back Issues. Please write Geoffrey Leigh, 30 Woodside, Wimbledon, London SW19 7AW

Wandsworth/Richmond CHE group forming. Incorporating Fulham-Wimbledon and fringe areas. Men AND women. We meet twice a month. Write Fred Green, 368 Upper Richmond Road, Putney SW15 2TL


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Wandsworth/Richmond Taunton
Newport/Cardiff London
Northampton Manchester
Norwich Oxford
Nottingham Kent
Oxford Liverpool

Many local group organisers are wary of having their names and addresses publicised, so for the time being please contact all CHE groups via the national office: 28 KENNEDY STREET, MANCHESTER 2. Telephone 061-228 1985


At present there are GLF groups in operation in the following areas

Aberystwyth Essex University Reading
Bath Folkstone Sheffield
Bristol Greenoch Swansea
Bedfordshire Hull Sussex
Birmingham Keele University Brighton
Belfast Lancaster
Cambridge Leicester LONDON
Cheltenham Leeds South London
Canterbury Manchester West London
Cardiff Newcastle East London
Colchester Norwich Camden
Derby Oxford Youth Group
Durham Portsmouth Religious Group
Edinburgh Potteries Women’s Group

London School of Economics GLF
London Counter Psychiatry

The addresses of these groups may be obtained from the GLF Office at 5 Caledonian Road, London N1. Tube Kings Cross Tel 01-837 7174 Also contact here for other GLF information

GLF Action Group meets Fridays at 7.30 pm at GLF Office 5 Caledonian Road, N1.

Religious Gay Lib Group, meets various Sundays at 2.30 pm Phone 278 1701 for details

Gay Women’s Lib (North London) Meet at The Crown and Woolpak. 397 St Johns St, EC1 (Angel Tube) 8pm on Mondays

West London GLF meets in the Committee Room of Fulham Town Hall, Fulham Broadway on Thursdays at 8pm

South London GLG greets Thursdays at Minet Library, Knatchbull Road, Brixton.

Camden GLF meets Thursdays at Forresters Hall, 5 Highgate Road, Kentish Town.

Leeds GLF meets on Fridays at the O.S.A Lounge in the University Union. Meetings open to all.

Manchester GLF meets Thursdays 8 pm in the upstairs room of the Lass o’ Gowrie, Charles St. (off Oxford Road, near Studio 1-5). Details from Steve or John at 061-445 5095.

York GLF now forming. Details from Bob Olorenshaw, A 113 Derwent College, University of York, Heslington, York.

Newcastle GLF meets Wednesdays 8 pm at 258 Westgate Road, Newcastle 4.

Bath Gay Awareness Group meets Thursdays 8 pm. Info – from John – Bath 63168 or Hugh – Bath 4738.

TV and TS group meets Tuesdays at All Saints Church Vestry, Clydesdale Road, W11 at 8pm.

East London GLF meets Thursdays at 103 Market Street, East Ham E6 at 8pm.

Sussex GLF meets Tuesdays at 8.15pm upstairs/back bar Stanford Arms. Preston Circus Brighton Contact Doug Coupe, 40 Ashford Road, Brighton, or phone Ray at 686939

Bristol Gay Awareness Group, c/o Tony, 200, West Mall, Clifton, Bristol Tel 0272 32669

Essex GLF University, contact Brian Roberts, c/o Student Pidgeon Holes, University of Essex, Wivenhoe Park, Colchester

Leeds GLF Liberation Office, 153 Woodhouse Lane, Leeds 2. Tel 0532 39071 ex 57. Meetings every Friday at 7.30pm at the Liberation Office


Postal enquiries SMG, 214 Clyde Street, Glasgow G1 4J2.

For meetings in ABERDEEN and GLASGOW ring John Breslin (041-771 7600)
For meetings in DUNDEE ring Len McIntosh (0382-452433).
For meetings in EDINBURGH ring Mike Coulson (031-225 4395) between 1pm and 10pm any day


DISCO First Sat of each month at the Odd Spot Coffee House & Grill, Sir Simons’ Arcade (Behind T.S.B.), Lancaster. Tel.2750. 11 pm to 4 am. Bring a bottle. Gay News will be on sale.

Father Red Cap, 319 Camberwell Road, SE5. (Camberwell Green)
Upstairs Bar now open 7 nights a week – Tricky Dicky Boys Only Disco now on Tuesdays. Thursdays and Sundays Also mixed. Disco on Wednesday and Saturdays Girls Only Disco on Friday Gay intimate evening on Mondays Free Admission Mondays and (for a limited period) Tuesday’s Boys Only Disco

South London G.L.F. Disco every Monday except first Monday of the month. At The Crypt, St Matthews Church (opposite Town Hall, Brixton BR/Tube Buses 35, 37, 109,59,2,3. Admission 15p Beer and snadwich bar Love Kisses South London GLF

Camden GLF weekly disco in the discotheque next to the Bull and Gate Pub (200 yds Kentish Town Stn) every Wednesday from 8pm to 1am

Tuesday Nights ROYAL OAK, 62 Glenthorne Road, London W6
Wednesday Nights THE PONTEFRACT CASTLE, 48 Chapel Street, Edgware Road Tube
Dancing Permitted, complete With Drag Show featuring Mr Jean Fredericks. Peter Martindale & Diamond David

KINGS ARMS. Liverpool Street. London (corner of Pindar Street)
Tube/BR Liverpool Street. Buses 8,8A, 22,6, 47,07
Tricky Dicky Show on Saturday Nights 8.30-11.00
Admission Free. Saloon Bar. Disco. Impersonations etc Gay Atmosphere
Gay News is on sale at all Tricky Dicky Disco’s

KINGS ARMS. Liverpool Street, London. (corner of Pindar Street) Tube/BR Liverpool Street.
Dicks Inn, Gay Disco every Monday
Compere Tricky Dicky.

THE ARABIAN. Cambridge Heath Road, London, (corner of Bishops Way/Tube Bethnal Green/Bus 277
Dicks Inn, Gay Disco every Wed Comp Tricky Dicky.

Leeds G.L.F. presents a FANCY DRESS DISCO on Nov 20th. Contact their office for details. Parties, Socials every fortnight.

Sussex G.L.F. Disco every Friday 8-11 pm. at Stanford Arms, Preston Circus. Brighton. Only 20p.

West London G.L.F presents a dance at Hampstead Old Town Hall on December 2nd. Tickets 50p, Disco, Groups, Lightshow, and Bar

Reading Gay Alliance weekly social Wednesday, disco Saturday
, Admission to each 20p (10p students). Both at The Railway Tavern, Stanshawe Road, Reading. No membership.

Birmingham’s Gay Scene welcomes you!
By popular demand, FREE admission Disco (every Friday) 7.30pm, 10.45pm, Drinks bar prices. At the ‘Shakespeare Inn’, Summer Row, B’ham, 3. (Back of Town Hall). Wear what you want! Open House, Everyone Welcome!!!

Drag & Cabaret

372 Kennington Lane, SE 11 (Vauxhall)
Regular Compere – Pat Kelly with The Keltones
Thurs (Alt) Mr Tammy or Honey
Friday Mr Tammy – Monday. Bow
Saturday Lee Paris – Wednesday Lee Paris
Sunday (Lunch) Bow – New Act Starting Soon
Sunday (Night) Mr Tammy

ROYAL OAK, 62 Glenthorne Road, W6 (Hammersmith) Drag every night. Regular artistes include Jean Fredericks

ELEPHANT & CASTLE, South Lambeth Place, SW8 (Vauxhall) Drag every night except Tuesday Regular Compere Jackie. Recommended by Gay News for happy and frendly atmosphere

SKINNERS ARMS Camberwell New Road
Tuesday Nights Only – “LA DUBARRY”

OXFORD TAVERN 256 Kentish Town Road, NW5 (Kentish Town) Drag on Tues. Wed and Thurs
Resident host Perri St Clair Partly gay on these nights

THE NEW BLACK CAP, 171 Camden High Street. NW1. (Camden Town Tube.
Drag every night with Tony Page.
Mon. – Thurs. – Sat. with Marc Flaming.
Tues. with Sandy Graham.
Wed. with New Dumbelles.
Fri. with Nicky Young.
Sunday (lunch) with Marc Flaming & Mrs Shufflewick.
Sunday (evening) with Perri St Clare or Sandy Graham

Alan McGorrin is Gay News’s super salesmen at The Black Cap. Be nice to him, he works vary hard.

Father Red Cap, 319 Camberwell Road, SE5. (Camberwell Green).

PALACE QF DRAG – Drag every night.

The following artistes are proud to announce they are appearing at the Father Rad Cap; Lee Paris, Tammy, Colin Cordell, Alvis & Odell, Lee Tracy and Len Morton.

THE CRICKETERS Battersea Park Road, SW11 (BR Battersea Park).
Sun. The Trbiiettes. – Fri. Various Artistes.
Tues. Steel Band. – Sat Singalong & Dancing.
Wed. Various Artistes – Compere/Organist
Thurs. Talent Night. – Kenneth Mancell.

DORSETT ARMS, Clapham Road, London SW8. Drag 24/1/73. Les Lee King.

THE EAGLE, Clifton Road, Maida Vale W9.
Drag every Friday, Saturday and Sunday evening. Popular artists.

309 Harrow Road, W9 (Westbourne Park)
Drag on Wednesday and Sunday (Lunch & Eve)

This is a list of some of the pubs in London that regularly have Drag Acts. Information of out of London pubs featuring drag will be added to this list as we receive it. So if your local has something good happening at it, let us know, and that go for you landlords as well

Gay Pubs

WILLIAM IV, Heath Street, Hampstead NW3. Hampstead Tube
THE SALISBURY, St Martins Lane. Near to Trafalgar Square and Leicester Square tubes.
THE QUEENS HEAD. Tryon Street, (off Kings Road. London SW3.
THE CHAMPION. Bayswater Road. Nearest tube is Notting Hill Gate
THE BOLTONS and THE COLEHERNE are opposite each other at the junction of Earl’s Court Road and Old Brompton Earl’s Court Tube.
THE SHIP AND WHALE 2 Gulliver Street, SE16.
THE IMPERIAL, Richmond High Street
THE GREEN ROOM, The Wheatsheef, Goldhawk Road, Shepherds Bush.

Friendly Outlets

GAY NEWS will always be on sale at the following pubs

MARSH HOTEL (Mike & Eileen) Canute Road. Southampton
Semi Gay Disco every Thursday night Also

THE ANCHOR INN (The Viking Club). East Street. Southampton. Saturday nights – Girls only (Ask for Jan).

THE PUBLIC HOUSE, not just another bookshop. 21 Little Preston Street, Brighton. Phone 28357.

LE FAUNN Restaurant, 23 Praed Street, London W2 1NJ Tel 01-723 5170

Thanks to SHANE’S CLUB, 71 Compayne Gardens, West Hampstead, London NW6 for selling Big GN.

THE PAVILION CLUB 123 Shardlow Road, (A6) Shardiow, Derbys Tel Shardiow 581 Open Wed, Fri. Sat & Sun from 8 00pm

THE LORD ROBERTS, Canal Walk. Southampton, (June & Mike).

THE GLOBE, Bernard Street, Southampton.
‘Always a warm welcome from – Kath, Dick & Peter

THE ROBERT BURNS, 9 South Front, Southampton ‘The small pub with a BIG welcome: -Dons & Dennis’.

CLUB CONTINENTAL. High St.Below Bar. Southampton. (Disco) :Strictly Gay”.

THE GREEN MAN, The Place, Winchester, Hants. Your Host – David M. Powrie.

ROKOKO CLUB, Roker, Sunderland. GN on sale there every Saturday.

PRINCESS ROYAL, 172 Wellingborough Road. Northampton. Your Hosts – Pern and Vim.

THE NIGHTINGALE CLUB, 50 Camp Hill, Birmingham 12 (021-772 2665) sell Gay News.
(They also get a gold star for the best address we have seen so far for a club or a pub.)

Gay News, wishes to thank the management and staff at the Coiherne and the Boltons (at Earl’s Court) and the Champion (at Notting Hill Gate) for their help in letting us sell Gay News in their establishments. Gay News will regularly be on sale in these three pubs in West London.

The DisKOtheaue (D O K), 2a Lowndes Court, London W1 (off Carnaby Street) regularly has Gay News on sale. Thanks.

Gay News thanks Roddy and The Masquerade – the paper is always available at the door Masquerade Club, 310 Earls Court Road, SW5.

The Father Red Cap, Boys Only, Girls Only and Mixed Disco’s. Gay News is always on sale.

Valentine’s – Georges Club (off Gay Street), Bath. Gay News is always on sale.

Thanks to “LOS CHICOS”, 312 Old Brompton Road, Earl’s Court, for selling Gay News

Thanks to DON JOHN,S, one of the North’s foremost Gay Clubs, for selling Gay News.

Ronnie will be selling Gay News in THE GREEN ROOM at The Wheatsheaf. Goldhawk Road, Shepherds Bush.

When you stay at MAGGIE’S PLACE Hotel you can also buy Gay News to read in bed.

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