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  1. Dramatic beginnings

    Posted Dec 23rd 2003, 12:00am by Vanapa Ongvises

    ... Vanapa Ongvises The disastrous fire in the Shek Kip Mei squatter area in 1953 made 53,000 squatters homeless overnight. As an emergency measure, the government built resettlement blocks ... of their belongings in the aftermath of the Shek Kip Mei Fire.A Woman hangs washing at the Shek Kip Mei resettlement estate in 1962. A family at Tai Hang Tung estate. ...

  2. In Brief

    Posted Aug 27th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Man jumps to his death A 45-year-old man jumped to his death from his flat in Mei Yu House, on the Shek Kip Mei Estate. He was confirmed dead at the scene by ambulance crew. Police believe he jumped from the dining room window. ...

  3. In Brief

    Posted Nov 13th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Wayward truck rolls downhill A crane truck rolled backwards for about 20 metres on a slope in Lung Yan Road before mounting a safety island and hitting a road sign at the junction with Lung Cheung Road, Shek Kip Mei, at 11.55am. Police van collides with car Two police officers were slightly injured when their van hit the back of a car in Waterloo Road, Kowloon Tong, ...

  4. $285m tank to help stem floodwaters

    Posted Nov 10th 2004, 12:00am by Felix Lo

    ... black spot during heavy rainstorms and typhoons. The 100,000-cubic-metre concrete tank under the Tai Hang Tung recreation ground in Shek Kip Mei will protect the two areas even if a rare ... Kip Mei and downstream Mongkok, said David Cheung Yee-tin, a chief engineer of the department. 'The tank is sizable even by international standards, ' he said. To improve the hazard ...

  5. In Brief

    Posted Sep 29th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Road and Shek Kip Mei Street when she was hit by a Sha Tin-bound bus at 1pm on August 12. She died two weeks ago. Witnesses to the accident are asked to call police on 2773 5262 or 2380 6052. ...



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