24th August 2008

243 Hoxton St, London N1 5LG, UK

Four years before London’s triumphant 2012 Games – the success of which no one ever doubted (*cough*) – the most expensive Olympics ever came to an end in Beijing with a lavish closing ceremony climaxing with, as tradition dictates, a taster presentation from the next host city. It didn’t exactly fill the nation with unbridled…