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Choi Hung Station

A Showcase of Asian Dancers

Featuring original pieces by choreographers and dancers from the region, including Wong Tan-ki from Hong Kong (with his work A Voice from the City, above) Tan Hongtao from the mainland (with his work Eggs under the Red Flag ), Wu Yi-san from Taiwan and Jay Jen Loo from

Sunday, 3 August, 2008, 12:00am

The Seas of Organillo

Stephen Mottram's (left) Animata presents a production about fertility and reproduction, using puppets, automata, illusions and music by Argentine composer Sebastian Castagna. Fri-Sat, 8pm, HK City Hall, 5 Edinburgh Place, Central, HK$180 Urbtix; Jul 27, 8pm, Ngau Chi Wan Civic Centre, 11 Clear Water Bay Rd, Choi Hung, HK$160 Urbtix.

20 Jul 2008 - 12:00am

Semiscon Vocal Band

The a cappella group from Taiwan (above) sings classical, jazz and pop, including the James Bond Theme, Eternal Flame, and David Tao's Medley. Today, 8pm, HK City Hall, 5 Edinburgh Place, Central; Tomorrow, 8pm, Ngau Chi Wan Civic Centre, Ngau Chi Wan Municipal Services Building, 11 Clear Water Bay Rd, Choi Hung. HK$100-HK$240 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2268 7321

3 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

City Briefs

SMoke ban exemption list

The Health Department will today list establishments that will be exempt from the smoking ban that comes into effect on January 1. Visit www.dh.gov.hk for details.

Minibus drivers strike

22 Dec 2006 - 12:00am

City Briefs

Housing authority agrees on flat allocations

11 Dec 2003 - 12:00am

Car overturns, hits taxi

Two men escaped serious injury when their car overturned and skidded into the back of a taxi in Ngau Chi Wan. The driver and his passenger, both aged 26, climbed out after the crash in the westbound lane of Lung Cheung Road outside Choi Hung Estate. They were taken to United Christian Hospital, where one was in a stable condition and the other treated and discharged.

14 Nov 2000 - 12:00am

Three hurt in crash

Two women, aged 35 and 31, and a girl, three, were injured when a car hit a minibus station in Lung Cheung Road, near Choi Hung Estate.

29 May 2000 - 12:00am

Gang raids clinic

A doctor, his nurse and three patients were tied up and robbed at knifepoint after four men burst into a clinic in Clearwater Bay Road, Choi Hung, last night.

28 Apr 2000 - 12:00am

Woman in MTR fall

An MTR driver, 35, stopped his train in time after a woman, 42, collapsed into its path at Choi Hung MTR station. She was taken to United Christian Hospital with head and leg injuries.

27 Feb 1999 - 12:00am

Tree blocks traffic

A 30-metre banyan tree tumbled in wind and rain, blocking traffic for almost six hours in Lung Cheung Road, Choi Hung.

4 Feb 1997 - 12:00am

Signal halts services

MTR services between Choi Hung and Diamond Hill halted for seven minutes at about 9.50 am because of a signal failure.

5 Sep 1996 - 12:00am

Breakdown traced

A piece of aluminium foil was responsible for the breakdown of a MTR train at Choi Hung station last Sunday. The foil stopped electricity being transmitted to the train.

6 Aug 1996 - 12:00am

Close shave

A THREE-METRE metal beam crashed through the window of a hair salon in Choi Hung Road, Choi Hung, narrowing missing two members of staff. The beam was part of a fourth-floor structure under repair.

30 Dec 1995 - 12:00am

Student dies

A FORM Five student was yesterday found dead outside Chi Mei House, Choi Hung Estate, after complaining about examination pressure to her headmaster. Chuang So-hung, 20, had been regarded as a top student at the Buddhist Hung Sean Chau Memorial College.

24 Feb 1995 - 12:00am

Four injured

A CAR crashed in Lung Cheung Road, Choi Hung, last night injuring four people, including an eight-month-old girl.

3 Dec 1994 - 12:00am