‘I want to break free’: Underground Paris party defies lockdown – HEDGE accordingly

On a darkened residential street in Paris, a gate left partly open signals the entrance to an abandoned train tunnel — and an illegal rave party for 300 people looking for an escape from France’s Covid-19 lockdown.”Close the door,” whispers a doorman hidden in the shadows, ushering towards tracks lit only by revellers’ phones.The 15-euro ($18) tickets for the Saturday soirée, baptised “I Want to Break Free,” were sold to members of a private Facebook group, and snapped up within hours.But the address in the 13th Arrondissement was kept secret until the last minute, and the rules were strict: …

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