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South Korea seniors dance the afternoon away

They frequent "Colatecs", special discos for the elderly that are flourishing across the country

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South Korea's rapidly ageing population may be a major headache for policymakers, but Colatecs members are determined to enjoy themselves, dancing the years away at clubs where 50-year-olds are turned away for being "too young".

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South Korea's rapidly ageing population may be a major headache for policymakers, but Colatecs members are determined to enjoy themselves, dancing the years away at clubs where 50-year-olds are turned away for being "too young".

Seoul

AS the mercury outside plunges to minus 10 degrees on an ice-cold Monday afternoon, the dance floor inside the Kukilgwan Palace is packed with grey-haired Korean couples moving to the rhythms of high-volume disco.

"I come here every day of the week, except for Saturday and

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