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Bye Bye Bangers Vol 1

November 11 @ 8:30 pm - 4:00 am

When – Saturday 11th November, 8:30pm – 4am

Where – Partisan, Islington Mill, 1 James St, M3 5HW

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Bye Bye Bangers Vol.1 is a circus themed fundraiser for Sid’s top surgery.


Expect a night of queer, colourful, chaos and come dressed in your silliest attire. Welcoming us into the big top is our host, Lionel Bitchie with his band of jokers and tricksters.


Then, we’ll send in the clowns. Expect musical madness from or DJ’s playing a genre hopping mix of hardcore, donk, bassline, makina, filth and silly’s. There will also be a raffle including glorious goodies from our craftiest clowns, with all proceeds going towards Sid’s big chop. Come one, come all to the gayest circus in Greater Manchester!


Dress code – with a prize for best dressed: Circus


Safer Spaces and Accessibility statement


The venue is wheelchair accessible, has an accessible toilet and all our toilet facilities are gender neutral.

Partisan aims to be a safer space. As such, harmful and discriminatory behaviour is not tolerated. As a cooperative, Partisan is democratically owned by its members, and is shaped by everybody through what we say and what we do. If you are challenged or feel threatened, speak to someone wearing a Partisan t-shirt or anyone behind the bar; they are there to help

Please contact events@partisancollective.net if you have any questions or if you require an essential companions ticket


Partisan Collective provides an inclusive, accessible, not-for-profit platform and space in Greater Manchester where our members meet, share, learn, create, perform and dance together. 


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November 11
8:30 pm - 4:00 am

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