MX23RW : Saturday, January 23 00:56:26| >> :600:4859849:4859849:

Iconic G-A-Y venue to offer McDonald's to meet government rules

Iconic G-A-Y venue to offer McDonald's to meet government rules
G-A-Y announces a tie-up with McDonald's in order to enable it to re-open when the second coronavirus lockdown ends next week.

London's Heaven nightclub - home to G-A-Y - has announced plans to offer McDonald's to club-goers in order to meet the government's new coronavirus regulations.

Earlier this year the iconic venue underwent a remodelling to accommodate table service behind plexiglass, enabling it to re-open once the first coronavirus lockdown eased up over the summer.

The current lockdown will come to an end next Wednesday, December 2 - and with London to be classified as Tier 2, venues will be able to open and serve alcohol as long as it is accompanied by "a substantial meal".

To comply with the rules, G-A-Y at Heaven will be requiring customers to order McDonald's meals alongside drinks, with the food supplied by the restaurant's Strand branch - located just 130 metres away.

Announcing the news on social media, G-A-Y owner Jeremy Joseph revealed that the venue will open between 6pm and 11pm on Saturday, December 5 with a set from former X Factor and Eurovision contestant Lucie Jones.

The tier 2 rules surrounding food and alcohol remain somewhat murky and it is unclear whether G-A-Y will require customers to order a McDonald's meal alongside every round of drinks purchased.


Follow us on Twitter @SMEntsFeed and like us on Facebook for the latest entertainment news alerts.

Latest coronavirus PSA banner

Coronavirus latest - entertainment - Click here for more stories

Click here for more stories about Lucie Jones

Share this article now:
Did you know...?
Gogglebox's Malone family
Read Next:
Gogglebox showrunner quits midway through series
Latest Entertainment Video
Read more about Lucie Jones Entertainment

rhs 2.0
New TV Picks header

Saturday, January 23

The Masked Singer: ITV, 7pm
Featuring Davina McCall shouting "WHO ARE YOU?"

RuPaul's Drag Race: Netflix, from 8am
Surely one of the queens will get eliminated this week?

Queen Victoria: Love, Lust & Leadership: Channel 5, 9.30pm
The story of Victoria's long miserable days following the death of Prince Albert
Media Mole's Spotify playlist