London Decompression 2019

London Decompression 2019 will be back at Fire, London on 16th November

Join us at the Townhall Meeting at the Apple Tree on Wednesday 18th September to find out how to get involved in making this year’s event even better than last year.

This year’s theme is ‘Molecular Spectacular


You'll need to be a member in order to buy tickets for the event!


This party is made for you, so you can get involved! Participating as a volunteer is great fun, and very rewarding.


Self Expression is one of the principles of Burning Man, and any burn event around the world.

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Venue Security – Update

We have heard the community feedback highlighting issues with security at last year’s London Decom and have been working with the venue to ensure there is no repeat. Various steps have been taken as a result. Most importantly, we are very pleased to announce that we will be working alongside ...
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Art, Performance and Theme Camp Application – Now Open

Artists, Performers and Themecamps - we are open for your applications and can't wait to see what you have to offer this year.... Please find the application form HERE. SUBMISSIONS CLOSE ON MONDAY, OCTOBER 7TH. Venue information including floor plans and 360' images are available HERE.  If you have any specific ...
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Venue Security

London Decom would like to address the questions raised by the community regarding security at Fire. The Decom team is aware of the issues that were reported to us after last year’s event. If anyone else has experiences that they feel we may not be aware of, please do contact ...
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London Decompression Townhall – 18th September

Before lots of you head off into the dust, here’s a date for your diary: the London Decompression Townhall! We’ll be meeting on Wednesday 18th September at 7pm upstairs at The Apple Tree Why come along? To find out how to get involved in making this year’s event even better ...
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Venue Hunt

London Decompression are always looking at possible new venues for a future event. Over the years we've built up quite a comprehensive list of London venues. You can see that list in this link. If you have a venue that you feel would be right for our main event then ...
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London Decom AGM & Lessons Learned

Have your say on London Decom upstairs at The Apple Tree (, Wednesday 30th January. 7.15 to 7.45pm - company AGM - this is the formal part of the evening. All members are invited, or you may wish to hang out downstairs and enjoy the delicious food. 8pm to 10pm ...
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Post Event – Lost & Found + Security Issue

Security Issues We have heard of a few isolated incidents with security that we would like to address. As many of you know this was the first year for us in this venue and some issues were to be expected (not nice but true). At this point we can only ...
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THANK YOU wonderful amazing fabulous Volunteers

The Volunteers Leads would like to thank each and every one of you who volunteered your time to make this event a success.  We processed 214 volunteers in total for set-up, and this figure doesn't include all the awesome people who volunteered your time during the events! We do understand ...
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Important Venue Details & Why you really want to come early!

OK, this is an important one as there are a few venue quirks we need you to know about – and if you bought a ticket for someone or sold your ticket to somebody please make sure they read this! The event starts at 8pm. From experience we know some of ...
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Let’s Talk About SEX (and CONSENT, and D-Rangers)

If you're really really short on time - this is your summary London Decom will have a “play space” for the first time - basically a chill space where sex is allowed. We’re encouraging a “two yeses” model of consent for the event, so look out for both verbal consent ...
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