London's Fabric Nightclub Will Close Permanently

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Fabric nightclub in London.

After a seven-hour-plus hearing, local authorities decided to permanently shut down London's Fabric nightclub.

The iconic U.K. venue had its license revoked last month after the fatal drug overdoses of two 18-year-old clubgoers. The club was open for more than 20 years.

Fans of the club worldwide attempted to save the venue via a Change.org petition, which had reached nearly 150,000 signers at press time.

Petition Seeks to Reopen London's Fabric Nightclub

The dance community reacted with disbelief and anger late Tuesday (Sept. 6), wondering what the London nightlife scene looks like without Fabric.