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  • Nov 29, 2014
  • Updated: 1:05pm

Driving Instructor

Sacked driving instructor loses foot in Castle Peak Road accident

Efforts were being made last night to save the right foot of a recently sacked driving instructor - now at the centre of an industrial dispute - after he was knocked down by a car.

Wednesday, 30 January, 2013, 3:47am

Learner driver and instructor arrested

A driving instructor and his student have been arrested and bailed for allegedly perverting the course of justice. The teacher, 69, allegedly told police he had been driving when a car knocked down and injured a boy, 14, in Tai Pak Tin Street, Kwai Chung, yesterday afternoon. Witnesses said the learner, a woman, 32, was in the driver's seat.

12 Jan 2009 - 12:00am

Last-minute birthday present

Guys, I need help. It's urgent!

What's the emergency?

Take a deep breath and calm down.

It's my brother's birthday tomorrow and I don't know what to get him.

That's why you're panicking? Can't you get him some T-shirts or video games?

15 May 2007 - 12:00am

Driving instructor policy 'biased'

Officials were yesterday accused of favouritism in their policy on driving instructors.

Legislators at a Legco transport panel meeting said the Government, which has not issued any new licences to individual private instructors since 1972, did not want solo operators to survive.

29 May 1999 - 12:00am

Driving instructor saves pupil

A driving instructor took over the wheel and saved his pupil when metal frames rained down on their coach from a building site yesterday.

The two-by-two-metre frames fell while being lifted from the 14th floor to upper floors of the building in Kwai Fuk Road, Kwai Chung, near the junction of Wing Kei Street, at 9.30am.

13 Aug 1998 - 12:00am

ICONS OF OUR TIME

NAME: The Driving Instructor.

AGE: Retired.

14 Apr 1996 - 12:00am