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a form of psychological torture inflicted by depriving the victim of sleep

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Club Isis has a 2am licence and police said they were worried about a backlash when the event finished early, despite clubbers having tickets promising them an all-nighter.
Like many cult followings, Northern Soul was born out of the frustration of everyday humdrum life ( dead end jobs, dead end estates, dysfunctional families ( and the merciful release offered by all-nighters at Wigan Casino was one of the few things guaranteed to bring an escape to that drudgery.
Catch Brandon and Alex P tomorrow at the Perfect Night All-nighter at Nation, Liverpool, with John Kelly, Jeff Jefferson, Doc Da Funk, Thomas Tuft and loads more.
UP TO 4,000 revellers are expected to take over Birmingham's Custard Factory complex in Digbeth to enjoy a New Year's Eve all-nighter which boasts some of Britain's top DJs.
They obviously don't fancy an all-nighter with only 12 tracks on offer and it's not the most exciting of the series so far.
Lilo, 26, rocked up to the Hollywood Hills all-nighter on Sunday, with her brother Cody, assistant Gavin Doyle and two other guys.
Three arenas featuring bassline house, funky electro and club classics will be hosted under one roof at the Livery Street club for the all-nighter which runs from 10pm until 6am.
I would lock myself away and practice constantly," says Alex, who next Saturday night lands in Liverpool for Generate's Mixmag Future Heroes All-nighter at Nation.
But it wasn't an attention- seeking stunt - he had just pulled an all-nighter after a wedding.
And it must have been fun, as Will, 37, ended up pulling an all-nighter.
But instead of chilling out after their adventure they are busy preparing for the third Bassline Heaven which this year takes place on Sunday August 27 and is a Bank Holiday all-nighter at Subway City in Hockley.
August Bank Holiday Sunday sees the launch of Navi-gay-tion all-nighter from 10pm till 6am.
MPs could face a second all-nighter on Thursday if the Lords fight back.
The all-nighter at Stylus, formerly Tiger Tiger, in Broad Street, will keep revellers on their feet for a seven hour dance marathon.
It's billed as an all-nighter with chucking out time at 4am.