Saturdays

From Historical Hastings

A nightclub situated at the end of George Street. The club opened as 'Aquarius' in 1971[1], and hosted a large number of guest appearances, including the following during 1972[2] Middle Of The Road, Hot Chocolate, Johnny Johnson And The Band Wagon, The Elgins, Johnny Nash, Bay City Rollers, Chicory Tip, Ashton Gardner & Dyke, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich, Edwin Starr, Picketty Witch, Mary Johnson, Gino Washington & The Ram Jam. Ben E King, Percy Sledge, Donny Albert, Mary Wells, The Boston International (Gary Glitters Backing Group), Gary Glitter

Redevelopment Plans

In 2021, plans were submitted to convert the building into 20 flats - the works entailing demolishing the existing building and amusement arcade which was on the ground floor and rebuilding with an extra two storeys[1].

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References & Notes

  1. a b Hastings and St. Leonards Observer: Legendary Hastings nightclub from the 1970’s makes a return this weekend | Hastings and St. Leonards Observer, accessdate: 13 August 2021 Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "hastingsobserver.co.uk" defined multiple times with different content
  2. Smart 1970s Facebook