Headlight Flashing

Flashing Guy to make most of it

Flashing Guy might be a late call-up to the Craigengower Cricket Club Challenge Cup (1,000m) at Happy Valley tonight, but the sprinter looks to have landed in the right time and place to claim the feature.

Wednesday, 18 January, 2012, 12:00am

Light pollution makes life in flat unbearable

Cheung Sui-cheuk avoids cooking at night because she fears the distraction of flashing lights from an insurance company's building opposite her Wan Chai flat may cause her to chop off a finger.

6 Apr 2009 - 12:00am

Veteran traffic officer heading to fatal crash killed in collision with minibus

A veteran traffic policeman died yesterday when his motorcycle collided with a minibus as he sped to the scene of another fatal accident.

The minibus driver was being held last night for questioning on suspicion of dangerous driving causing the death of station sergeant Chan Ka-wai, 51.

12 Mar 2009 - 12:00am


A number of your correspondents have commented on flashing lights on police motorcycles.

30 Dec 2002 - 12:00am

Silence sirens

I AM really annoyed at the sirens of ambulances, fire engines and police cars wailing late at night.

Flashing lights should be good enough to serve the purpose of informing road users to give way at this time.

W. Y. KWOK Pokfulam

18 Oct 1993 - 12:00am

Drivers need adequate warning

MAINTENANCE trucks on the Tolo Highway frequently stop or move at a snail's pace in the passing lane without benefit of signs, cones, or other means of advance warning to motorists. A recent Sunday morning provided the latest instance of cars (including mine) whipping round a bend at 100 km/h only to be confronted with three tons of immobile yellow steel.

16 Jun 1993 - 12:00am