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City Digest

Fourth candidate for top job steps forward

Thursday, 2 February, 2012, 12:00am

Film council wants a cinema in every district

With high rents forcing many cinema operators out of business, they are calling for the addition of a provision to commercial land-use zoning regulations to guarantee a cinema in all districts.

20 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

changing stations

1 Which MTR station comes between Fanling and Tai Po Market?

2 The world's largest working cattle station, Anna Creek, which is bigger than Belgium, is in which Australian state?

3 LP Station to Station was released by which artist, in 1976?

4 As of November last year, the cross-channel Eurostar train (right) departs from which London station?

17 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

Suicidal man survives fall Danny Mok

A man survived a leap from his 13th floor Fanling home after a canopy broke his fall. The man, 25, reportedly leapt after an argument with his father. He jumped from the flat in King Shing Court at 5.50pm and hit a canopy on the first floor podium. He was taken conscious to North District Hospital.

4 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

City briefs

Hungry ghost injury

A 41-year-old man was injured while burning paper offerings for the Hungry Ghost Festival at the Hong Kong Taoist Association the Yuen Yuen Institute, Tsuen Wan. He was taken to Yan Chai Hospital in stable condition.

car hits security guard

10 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

Girl, 8, killed in traffic accident on way to school

An eight-year-old girl was fatally injured in front of her grandmother yesterday when she was struck by a lorry as she crossed the road on her way to school.

29 Oct 2002 - 12:00am

Search for missing men

Updated at 5.43pm: Police on Tuesday asked the public to help locate two men who have been missing since February and June, respectively.

The 36-year-old man, Ho Koon-ho, was last seen at his home in King Shing Court, Fanling on February 10. He is about 1.77 metres tall and has a stocky build.

3 Sep 2002 - 12:00am

Good value for money

Your correspondent Joe Wong complained about the fare on bus route No 273 from Wah Ming Estate to Fanling KCR station (South China Morning Post, August 14).

This is a circular route, operating every day at a frequency of between two and four minutes from 5.30am to 12.30am.

22 Aug 2002 - 12:00am

Deafness no barrier to art

Is it possible to see sound?

The answer is probably yes, if you go to the art exhibition 'A Sound That We Can See' at the Hong Kong Arts Centre.

The exhibition, organised by the School for the Deaf, features paintings by local school children with severe hearing impairment.

The students based their artworks on photographs taken in Hong Kong and China.

21 Aug 2002 - 12:00am

Five jump to deaths from flats, man found hanged

Five people plunged to their deaths and a man hanged himself yesterday.

Shortly after 7 am, a 69-year-old woman who suffered from thyroid problems was found unconscious on the second-floor podium of Wah Kwong House, Wah Fu Estate. She was dead on arrival at Queen Mary Hospital.

27 Nov 1997 - 12:00am

Toasting the change in little Hong Kong

Formal solemnity will hang thickly over Wan Chai as the mandate changes next Monday. The eyes of the world will be on the shores of Fragrant Harbour. Exactly 27 kilometres to the north, in the market square of Luen Wo Hui, we'll be dancing in the streets.

28 Jun 1997 - 12:00am

New Fanling route planned

We refer to the letter from W.Y. Kwok (South China Morning Post, August 23), with regard to the suggestion of introducing a new bus route from Fanling to Hong Kong Island in the morning.

Whenever we plan for the introduction of a new bus route, we take into account various factors for consideration.

6 Sep 1996 - 12:00am

Route plea

I would like to ask KMB to set up a new bus route to run from Fanling to Hong Kong Island in the morning, to help relieve the heavy passenger load on the KCR.

An increasing number of people are moving into the public and private housing estates that have been built in the last few years.

23 Aug 1996 - 12:00am