In Brief

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 15 September, 2005, 12:00am
UPDATED : Thursday, 15 September, 2005, 12:00am

Fact-finding trip in the fight against poverty

Legislative Council subcommittee members working on plans to fight poverty will leave on Monday for a six-day tour of London and Dublin to study those cities' efforts to tackle the problem. The delegation, led by Frederick Fung Kin-kee and including Lee Cheuk-yan, 'Long Hair' Leung Kwok-hung and Fernando Cheung Chiu-hung, will meet senior officials and academics in both cities.