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  1. Golden moments for Hui and HK paralympic team

    Posted Jul 21st 2006, 12:00am by Jonathan Powell

    ... Jonathan Powell Schoolboy Hui Ka-wun was Hong Kong's hero, winning two golds and a bronze medal at the 2006 Japan Paralympic Swimming Championships in Osaka. The Hong Kong Paralympic Committee and Sports Association for the Physically Disabled sent a team of three athletes to the competition last week, and the trio produced some impressive results. Paralympic competitions ...

  2. Chiswick,London

    Posted Feb 19th 2006, 12:00am by Nicole Fall

    ... Nicole Fall Chiswick, a half-hour tube ride from London's West End, boasts a chocolate-box assortment of gift shops. With a branch of exclusive boutique hotel and nightclub Soho House opening soon on Chiswick High Road, residents won't need to leave W4 at all. Delicatessen and fine-food merchant Mortimer and Bennett (33 Turnham Green Terrace, tel: 44 20 8995 4145) stocks ...

  3. Big Deal

    Posted Mar 01st 2006, 12:00am by Peter Walbrook

    ... Peter Walbrook A two-night package to London from Westminster Travel includes accommodation with breakfast at a choice of three of London's better tourist hotels. For week-ends, the Langham (www. langhamhotels.com) and the Sheraton Park Lane (www.star wood.com) are priced at $5,850 twin share, while the Hilton London Paddington (www.hilton. com) is $5,590. Weekday stays cost ...

  4. lau in praise of cows

    Posted Sep 07th 2006, 12:00am by Carrie Chan

    ... with Carrie Chan, additional reporting by Alice Yeung Andy Lau Tak-wah made an interesting connection between himself and a cow, the mascot of the Beijing Paralympic Games, at the launch ... are the paralympic athletes; they have to work much harder than others to achieve the goal.' The ambassador for the games also used the ceremony to give his latest album, Voice, to the vice-chairman ...

  5. Sports firm seeks a team-spirited project head

    Posted Feb 18th 2006, 12:00am by Elizabeth Horscroft

    ... Elizabeth Horscroft Only those with leadership and project management skills should apply for this position with a reputable manufacturing company. A leading designer and marketer of safety equipment, Bell Sports, is looking for a project co-ordinator. Th ...

  6. kevin sinclair's hong kong

    Posted Apr 05th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kevin Sinclair Who is Hong Kong's most decorated sporting personality? All hail Yu Chui-yee, the brilliant one-legged swordswoman whose flashing foil at the 2004 Paralympics won four ... at the Paralympic Games after the Athens Olympics? A total of 18 medals won by the 23-strong Hong Kong team was a remarkable effort. Everyone knows San-san. Remember how we hugged Lee Lai-shan to our ...

  7. Canter-nese

    Posted Oct 21st 2006, 12:00am by Steve Cray

    ... Steve Cray Students from Fung Kai Liu Man Shek Tong Secondary School, Sheung Shui, get the feel of a horse ridden by British paralympic equestrian gold medallist Debbie Criddle at Tuen Mun ... and 2005 Athens paralympics. 'Horses listen to the rider and we communicate through feeling,' she said. Pearson, who was born with a muscle-wasting disease, has won six paralympic games ...

  8. Victorian London- The Life of a City 1840-1870

    Posted Jul 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Tim Cribb

    ... Compiled by Tim Cribb Victorian London- The Life of a City 1840-1870 by Liza Picard Phoenix, $144 Smell has no vocabulary, writes Liza Picard in the opening paragraph of Victorian London ... in London or visited the city and were appalled at the crime and destitution and poverty barely hidden beneath the soot. With more than 40 illustrations, this is a rewarding guide to the past. ...

  9. Soulless festivals

    Posted Aug 21st 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Tim Bryan, London August just isn't August without leaving London for a green field and a music festival in the country. In the past, there were but a few to choose from- the Reading Rock Festival, west of London; Glastonbury, the hippy mainstay; and the Big Chill, at Eastnor Castle in the Malvern Hills. That's where half of trendy London set out their plastic-backed, ...

  10. Lifestyles of the rich, famous and outrageous

    Posted Aug 23rd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... expect to find in a luxury hotel. But these are merely the tip of the iceberg when it comes to strange happenings at London's 5-star hotels. Written by British journalist Edwards-Jones ... the unbelievable behaviour of the rich, there is also some eye-opening information on how hotels operate. London hotels are notorious for being ridiculously overpriced, but you will be stunned ...




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