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  1. Hello, happy ghost

    Posted Feb 24th 2009, 12:00am by John Millen

    ... Written by John Millen Lasting laughter Blithe Spirit is a popular comedy written by English playwright Noel Coward. It takes its title from the classic poem To a Skylark by Percy Bysshe ... The answer to that is easy. It is a very funny play and always reduces audiences to fits of laughter wherever it is performed. The writer Noel Coward (1899- 1973) was a man with many talents. He ...

  2. Q. So you think you know pop culture...

    Posted Jun 28th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Springfield Mayor Joe Quimby (far right) is a parody of which real-life US senator? 7. Which 1969 British heist film co-starred Benny Hill and Noel Coward? 8. What type of spirit is reposado? 9. ...

  3. Black Orchids

    Posted May 31st 2009, 12:00am by James Kidd

    ... weakness. Entire pages drift by during which one is told much but little happens. Slovo's dialogue is similarly hamstrung, seeming to have been drawn from am-dram productions of Noel Coward ...

  4. Sir Noel Power, former HK judge, dies of heart attack

    Posted Nov 20th 2009, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok and Albert Wong Former vice-president of the Court of Appeal Sir Noel Power died in Brunei from a heart attack yesterday. He was 79. Chief Justice Andrew Li Kwok-nang said in a statement last night: 'I am greatly saddened to learn that Sir Noel Power passed away today in Brunei after a heart attack.' Regarding Power as 'one of the most outstanding ...

  5. Cowards should stay and fight for democracy

    Posted Dec 11th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... betrayal of their constituents' trust. Such quitters are cowards. Several members of the Democratic Party have asked the right question: if we believe in parliamentary democracy, ...

  6. World-class consultant lowers the bar for its cowardly client

    Posted Apr 06th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... One of the world's leading engineering and consulting firms, Ove Arup, has a reputation as a company that offers 'outstanding solutions'. However, its study on the air quality objectives for Hong Kong does not offer such solutions. Unfortun ...

  7. FILM (1962)

    Posted May 31st 2009, 12:00am by Richard James Havis

    ... first choice, Marlon Brando, had declined the part and O'Toole's elegant bearing and good looks won him the role. (Noel Coward famously quipped that if O'Toole had been any ...

  8. Letters

    Posted Jul 05th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... letter ('Only mad dogs go out in the midday sun', June 28), it was Noel Coward, in the early 1930s, not Rudyard Kipling, who wrote (and sang) about mad dogs and Englishmen. Among the famous lines, we are told that 'In Hong Kong, they strike a gong and fire off a noonday gun'. Animal owners must heed the basic precautions recommended by Coward and C. H. Ling ...

  9. Playground basics

    Posted May 04th 2009, 12:00am by Sara Yin

    ... in Discovery Bay were brought up to British cycling standards at a beginners' workshop conducted by Hong Kong's only known certified biking instructor, Steve Coward. The new course ... Tai Po to Sha Tin to see that most people don't ride a bike the right way,' Mr Coward said. 'They don't use the brakes, they'd rather stop with their feet, ...

  10. Easy rider

    Posted Jul 14th 2009, 12:00am by Rebecca Tsui

    ... injured in accidents in the first three months of this year. Steve Coward, a certified biking instructor, says cyclists should take responsibility for their own safety, as accidents can happen to anyone. It is important to do a basic bike check before you go out for a ride. Mr Coward suggests an 'M' check - draw a giant imaginary letter 'M' in the air, which is roughly ...




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