Another year limps to a close. There’s only one course of action: siphon off some preemptive Uber money and brave the pavements, the parties, and the gnawing premonition that this year is going to end like every other... slurry and disgraceful. Might as well do it in style, then. And style is what you’ll get at SE London favorite Rhythm Section, which is one of the safest bets for a Good Time in this town. If you fancy something equally tolerable but up north, there’s Horse Meat Disco in Dalston.
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