The Aquarius, Chesterfield

Memories of Chesterfield's legendary Aquarius nightclub celebrated

The changing face of one of Chesterfield’s most iconic nightspots is remembered in two newly re-published books.

The legendary Aquarius, which hosted names like Bob Monkhouse and Marti Caine is the cover star of both the republished ‘Dirty Stop Out’s Guide to 1970s Chesterfield’ and the ‘Dirty Stop Out’s Guide to 1980s Chesterfield’. The books are available from www.dirtystopouts.com at £13.95 each.

The Aquarius was THE place to go in the seventies and early eighties
The Aquarius was THE place to go in the seventies and early eighties
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The Sheffield Road venue first opened in the early 1970s as a cabaret club and played host to some of the biggest stars of the era.
The Sheffield Road venue first opened in the early 1970s as a cabaret club and played host to some of the biggest stars of the era.
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Huge names from the world of entertainment, like Bob Monkhouse, packed in the crowds at the Acka.
Huge names from the world of entertainment, like Bob Monkhouse, packed in the crowds at the Acka.
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By the 1980s, it was as popular for its nightclub, with coaches turning up from right around the region.
By the 1980s, it was as popular for its nightclub, with coaches turning up from right around the region.
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