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Double Parking

Lai See

So many policemen yet so much illegal car parking

Wednesday, 15 August, 2012, 11:23pm

Lai See

Readers rally as more tales of illegal parking hit the roads

We seem to have struck a chord with our piece yesterday on traffic violators and have had a number of responses.

19 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Tourism legislator should take fight for clean air to the streets

When Paul Tse Wai-chun, the Legislative Council representative for tourism, was asked about the effect of recent record street-level pollution on tourism, he responded that the government was doing its best to remedy the situation. Really?

7 Nov 2009 - 12:00am

Common mistakes made by Hong Kong drivers

The most common mistakes made by Hong Kong drivers are related to signalling. The main one is turning with no signal. Next up is signalling without turning.

Third is signalling half-way around the turn. Fourth, and amazingly the least obnoxious, is never signalling for anything. Actually, this is easier for other motorists, once they understand the driver's characteristics.

2 Apr 2004 - 12:00am

Welcoming management's get-tough approach

I refer to the letter by Steve O'Hagan headlined 'Strict adherence to rule counter-productive' (Sunday Morning Post, July 8).

Mr O'Hagan was complaining about his car being clamped in a free parking area near ParknShop in Hong Lok Yuen after he had been parked there for 'just 35 minutes'. He referred to a notice which read, 'Loading/unloading not exceeding 30 minutes'.

22 Jul 2001 - 12:00am

All revved up but with no place to park

ON LUNAR New Year's Day last week, in front of the television news cameras, police towed away cars which blocked traffic. The 'show' shattered many motorists' belief in the existence of a unwritten tradition under which they could get away with parking their cars illegally during the festive period.

7 Feb 1995 - 12:00am