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  1. National Day Fireworks Display

    Posted Sep 27th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Sound and light extravaganza commemorating the 60th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China. Thu, 8pm, Victoria Harbour, free. Inquiries: 2591 1340 ...

  2. Faith Healer

    Posted Mar 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Simon Godwin directs Bristol Old Vic's production of Brian Friel's drama about a supposed faith healer who roams the British Isles, attracting the sick and desperate. Starring Richard Bremmer, Paul Hickey (left) and Kathy Kiera Clarke. A HK Arts Festival programme. In English with Chinese surtitles. Mar 6-8, 8pm, HK Arts Centre, 2 Harbour Rd, Wan Chai, HK$180-HK$360 ...

  3. American dies after passing out on ferry

    Posted Apr 25th 2009, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo An American died after he passed out on a Central-bound ferry yesterday. The man, 57, identified by police only as Davis, collapsed aboard the ferry in Victoria Harbour at 9.47am as it was travelling from Yung Shue Wan, Lamma Island, to Central. He was taken to Queen Mary Hospital, where doctors declared him dead at 10.52am. Police said initial investigations found ...

  4. A Song For You

    Posted Jan 17th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... A collection of songs by famous songwriters and popstars. Performed by singer/actor Alex Taylor and pianist Angelo Rapan. Today, 8pm. Shouson Theatre, HK Arts Centre, 2 Harbour Rd, Wan Chai. $125, $250, HK Ticketing. Inquiries: 2584 8521 ...

  5. Government made a mess of Games opening ceremony

    Posted Dec 08th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... from other places as well, but it turned out to be a Victoria Harbour carnival or a Chinese New Year fireworks display. Why can't an opening ceremony of such a big sporting event be held ... the athletes have been working and how much it means to them to be able to wear the uniforms and march in a stadium? They are the stars of the Games and the pride belongs to them, not to Victoria ...

  6. Swimmers take the plunge to welcome 2007

    Posted Jan 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong Thousands take part in race, while lone man crosses Victoria Harbour A 29-year-old man celebrated the first day of 2007 by swimming across Victoria Harbour, while over ... throat and diarrhoea in the coming two weeks.' Victoria Harbour was the scene of an annual cross-harbour swimming race for more than 60 years before it was cancelled because of pollution. ...

  7. Star Ferry

    Posted May 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Chris King

    ... to cross the harbour. The boat was powered with coal. The company then was called the Kowloon Ferry Company. The company became the Star Ferry Co probably around 12 years later. More ferries were ... decided to put it up by 25 per cent, to 25 HK cents. At that time there was no tunnel from Hong Kong to Kowloon. The Star Ferry was the only way to cross the harbour. In April 1966, a 27-year-old ...

  8. Pick of the Day

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

    ... Twenty dance groups (above), including Baby G Dance Team and Glenda Allen Dance Academy, perform ballet, hip hop and Chinese and African dance. Today, 7.30pm, Shouson Theatre, HK Arts Centre, 2 Harbour Rd, Wan Chai, HK$50, HK$80 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2877 2656 ...

  9. Light touch

    Posted Jul 31st 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Anti-smog activists lead a group of children to Government House to urge Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen to join their three-minute lights-out campaign. In their petition letter, Lights Out Hong Kong asked Mr Tsang to delay or cancel the light-show tourist attraction on both sides of Victoria Harbour on August 8. 'We, the public, will view that light show to be your ...

  10. The Young Victoria (DVD)

    Posted May 07th 2010, 12:00am by Mabel Sieh

    ... Mabel Sieh A romantic look at the crowning and early years of Queen Victoria's reign, The Young Victoria centres around her relationship with her German cousin and husband-to-be, ... appearance. But the success of this film rides on the excellent performances by Emily Blunt as the young Victoria, and Rupert Friend as Prince Albert. The role won Blunt Best Actress in a Canadian ...




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