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  1. HKU democracy wall attacked amid rising June 4 tensions

    Posted Apr 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Barclay Crawford

    ... of Hong Kong's democracy wall vandalised this week. Student union spokesman Arthur Cheng Fing-hin said the attacks were disturbing and came as the union was investigating the disappearance ... students whether the central government should 'vindicate the 1989 democratic movement and be held accountable for the June 4 massacre'. 'We want the wall to be used by everyone ...

  2. Historic loo may be welcome relief

    Posted Nov 26th 2005, 12:00am by Barclay Crawford

    ... Barclay Crawford Much has been made of an old wall within the grounds of Hollywood Road's police married quarters, which are supposedly a relic from the old Central College where Sun Yat-sen studied. But while this small expanse of late Victorian brickwork (left) is fast becoming a cause celebre for Hong Kong's save-our-city group, what is not known is that somewhere ...

  3. On Lot 10

    Posted Oct 15th 2009, 12:00am by Barclay Crawford

    ... uninspired restaurants better suited to theme parks than prime city locations. On Lot 10 demonstrates that. Here la Tour Eiffel is thankfully absent, with photographs on the wall instead depicting ...

  4. 'Podmonauts' get set for Christmas and box day

    Posted Dec 08th 2005, 12:00am by Barclay Crawford

    ... self-contained 'pod' from Wednesday, the Urban Dream Capsule Podmonauts, as they call themselves, hope to make friends with Hong Kong through the glass walls that divide them from what is bound to be a curious audience, with a mixture of theatre, comedy and their own take on the everyday. Yesterday was the group's first chance to experience the city, and they did so the only way they know ...

  5. A high-rise disaster waiting to happen

    Posted Sep 01st 2005, 12:00am by Barclay Crawford

    ... the city is faced with such a disaster. 'If we don't do something, there is a high risk that this will happen, because buildings have a lifetime, just like us,' the soon-to-retire City University engineering professor said yesterday. 'It is not in the interest of a building's owners to have people know about problems with their building. So we need government ...

  6. Shops and diners turn on cheer

    Posted Dec 26th 2005, 12:00am by Anita Lam, Barclay Crawford, Felix Chan

    ... Barclay Crawford, Felix Chan and Anita Lam Business as usual as doors open wide for shoppers on Christmas Day Shops were open, restaurants were packed, most of the city had barely slept ... by Asian domestic helpers in the city's parks, there was a taste for every palate and budget. Margaret Cheung took her daughter Adeline for the youngster's annual visit to Santa Claus ...



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