Printworks (London)

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Printworks
Location Rotherhithe, London, England
Coordinates 51°29′51″N0°02′38″W / 51.497482°N 0.043987°W / 51.497482; -0.043987 Coordinates: 51°29′51″N0°02′38″W / 51.497482°N 0.043987°W / 51.497482; -0.043987
Type Nightclub
Capacity 5,000
Opened2017
Website
printworkslondon.co.uk

Printworks is a nightclub and events venue in Rotherhithe, South London. It is located in the former Harmsworth Quays printing plant [1] , which printed newspapers including the Daily Mail and Evening Standard until 2012. [2]

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Club

Some features of the printing plant have been retained including the van loading dock and metal stairs, creating an industrial feel in the club. The club has an overall capacity of 5,000 people for DJ events [3] across two performance rooms (the Print Halls and the Darkroom).

Music

It opened in 2017 with an event by Seth Troxler, The Martinez Brothers and Loco Dice. [4]

Awards and Nominations

DJ Magazine's top 100 Clubs

YearPositionNotesRef.
201814New Entry [5]
20199N/A [6]
20205N/A [7]

International Dance Music Awards

YearCategoryWorkResultRef.
2019Best Global ClubPrintworks - London, UKNominated [8]

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References

  1. Mayor of London https://www.london.gov.uk/what-we-do/planning/planning-applications-and-decisions/planning-application-search/harmsworth-quays-printing-works
  2. The Guardian https://www.theguardian.com/media/greenslade/2012/jun/27/dmgt-britishlandcompany
  3. Southwark Council http://app.southwark.gov.uk/licensing/LicPremisesGrantedDetails.asp?systemkey=855460
  4. Mixmag https://mixmag.net/feature/printworks-was-the-saviour-london-clubbing-desperately-needed
  5. "Top 100 Clubs 2018".
  6. "Top 100 Clubs 2019".
  7. "Top 100 Clubs 2020".
  8. https://co-fr.facebook.com/wintermusicconference/videos/339419440039452/