BLUF Local: London

BLUF London events traditionally took place at The Backstreet in Mile End, but following its closure, we are seeking new locations to try out. Many members also regularly attend the London Leather Social and meetings of London Leathermen. We also organise a presence at the London Pride Parade. London events are presently organised by OneKinkyGent (4700)

BLUF at Pride 2015

BLUF at Pride 2015


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BLUF Canterbury - Leather & Fetish Social

Saturday 10 Jun, 19:00

Join us for Canterbury's first ever Leather & Fetish Social!

Saturday 10 June from 7pm (after Pride Canterbury)
Live music from 8pm!
Free entry. Fetish gear encouraged (this is not a dresscode event).

The Two Sawyers, CT1 1TU

Leather Cruise at Underground

Saturday 17 Jun, 19:00

Welcome to Leather Cruise - a new monthly leather cruise night for 2023, taking place at Central Station's Underground bar. An event ran by the community for the community, this monthly leather night intends to offer a safe space for leathermen to socialise, light cigars, cruise and play. Be sure to follow socials to keep up to date with news of upcoming Leather Cruise nights, rules/code of conduct, admission charge and dress-code.

Any questions, please

The Underground Club, 37 Wharfdale Rd, London, United Kingdom

The Gear Social

Sunday 18 Jun, 17:00

London Leathemen presents: The Gear Social, a regular event for people into all types of fetish gear to meet, share a drink, and make new friends.

The event takes place the third Sunday of each month, upstairs at the Duke of Wellington in Soho. Upon arriving, let yourself into the roped-off area, go up the stairs and join your fellow kinksters.

Dress code is lax, but make sure you’re repping your fetish with at least

Duke Of Wellington, 77 Wardour St, London, United Kingdom

London Pride Parade 2023

Saturday 01 Jul, 12:00

BLUF and London Leathermen return for their joint march in the London Pride Parade. This year is a banner year for the Leathermen, as they celebrate their 50th year since first starting in 1983!

Spaces are plentiful but limited; to ensure your attendance, please complete the following google form:

For more updates, please join the BLUF and LLM telegram channel using the following link:

London Leather Social

Sunday 02 Jul, 16:00

The London Leather Social is a friendly relaxed event at Comptons. No dress code necessary. Just come along and meet other guys in a relaxed and friendly environment on the first Sunday of each month, from 4pm until closing.

Capacity in the upstairs bar is limited to 80, on a first-come, first-served basis.

More info: BLKaiser (802)

Comptons, Old Compton Street, London W1


Friday 14 Jul, 19:00

A karaoke night for kinksters and gearheads, Kinkeoke is a free community event taking place in the underground bar at Zodiac, an LGBTQ-owned cocktail bar near Euston station. Whether you're a rubber pup with a penchant for Celine Dion or a leather Dom who just likes to watch, be sure to check out this musical twist on a fetish social!

For more information, please contact OneKinkyGent (4700)

Zodiac Bar, 119 Hampstead Rd, London, NW1 3EE

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More London Pride photos

These photos were taken by Nigel, aka SubDirectory (3) before the march, as members of BLUF and London Leathermen gathered at One Marylebone.

Published 08 Jul 2019 • More

London Pride Photos, 2017 - gallery 4

The photos in this gallery were taken by Nigel, aka SubDirectory (3) during the London Pride Parade 2017. Principally of BLUF and London Leathermen, it also includes a few other general shots of Pride. Click the photo to launch the gallery, and click the link below a photo to view it on Flickr

Published 14 Jul 2017 • More

London Pride Photos, 2017 - gallery 2

Thanks to Longshot (2710) for this collection of photos of the BLUF/LLM group in the London Pride Parade

Published 10 Jul 2017 • More

London Pride Photos, 2017 - gallery 3

The photos in the gallery on this page were taken by a variety of people during the 2017 London Pride Parade, and show the BLUF / London Leathermen group. To view full details of each photo on Flickr, click the link below each picture.

Published 10 Jul 2017 • More

London Pride Photos, 2017

The photos in this collection were taken by John, aka nettyjohn (2553) on the Pride Parade, and follow the BLUF and London Leathermen group from our rendezvous at the King's Arms through the march. Click the photo to start viewing the gallery of over 200 images, or view them on Flickr

Published 09 Jul 2017 • More

The battle for Backstreet

Last night, at a meeting of the Tower Hamlets Strategic Development Committee, the future of London's only leather bar was secured - for the time being at least.

The proposal

Backstreet is the only part of a large building that's still in use. It occupies the back of a larger

Published 17 Feb 2017 • More