That very first occasion attracted around 100 individuals. The next occasion pulled in 500.
However the road to worldwide success ended up being not even close to simple. Police harassment associated with venues Torture Garden operated in had not been unusual, therefore the club inevitably attracted the interest regarding the media. Two style that is expose tales went: first the Sunday Mirror in 1991 – “Naughty Nights in the Garden”; accompanied by the news headlines around the globe in 1992 – “Whips Club Weirdo Dies in a Nappy”.