This week is sex week at Time Out. But we’re not here to talk about the ‘hidden, naughty side’ to the city, because London’s sex scene is wide open. Instead, we’re documenting how the city is becoming more sex-positive – from the welcome arrival of more queer-friendly sex shops to the rise in rope bondage and adult sex ed classes (let’s face it, your old biology teacher wasn’t qualified to explain pegging). Here are 15 ways the sex scene in London is changing.
Sex in London
When it comes to sex in London there’s no need to hide in the shadows (unless that’s your kink). Over the past few years the city’s been hit by a wave of sex events that are fun and welcoming
14 ways sex in London is changing
With the wellness movement in full swing, it was only a matter of time before we realised better, regular orgasms could enrich our lives. London catered to the trend this year with a bunch of sexual pleasure workshops. Writer Paisley Gilmour finds out more
The last official porn cinema in London closed its doors in 2016. To fill the gap, Matthew Holroyd, co-founder of Baron magazine, launched The Paradiso Cinema. He tells us why the erotic films of The Paradiso are about helping the audience expand their minds, not handle their members
A new wave of events is providing a safe space for women and non-binary people to explore their sexuality away from the male gaze. We talk to the organisers
Erotic workshops are on the rise, as Londoners become increasingly aware that the scant sex ed most of them received at school barely covered how to avoid getting knocked up, never mind how to conjure up a knockout orgasm. We meet some of the teachers
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