WHO remembers Zig Zag, The Academy, Bumbles and Jumpin Jaks?

Join the Daily Echo as it takes a journey back through time with pictures of old nightclubs, discotheques and bars.

Along with images of nightspots as they were in the 80s, 90s and 00s are pictures of the same places in recent years.

Did you visit all seven of these?

Zig Zags

Zig Zag in Fir Vale Road, Bournemouth, pictured here in 1991. Zig Zag opened in 1984 and closed in 1991 when both itelf and the adjacent Clouds nightclub became Cage and Zoo. The club is now Cameo.

The Academy

The Academy, Boscombe 1991. Remember when the O2 Academy Bournemouth was The Academy? It was The Opera House for a spell between the two and was Tiffany's, Bocombe Hippodrome and Grand Theatre beforehand.

Maison Royale

Maison Royale in Glen Fern Road, Bournemouth in 1981.

Jumpin Jaks

Jumpin Jaks, Bournemouth. Opened in The Waterfront complex in 1999 and closed ten years later in 2009. The Waterfront complex was demolished in 2013.


Berlins nightclub in Hinton road, Bournemouth,1999. Now accommodation for university students.


Bumbles nightclub in Bournemouth, 2010. Now operating as Canvas bar.


Liquids, Bournemouth, 2001. Once part of the Roundhouse Hotel.

Don't forget to check back for more lost nightclubs soon.