Hong Kong police will seek help from their mainland counterparts to find the parents of a mentally disabled boy dumped in a Lau Fau Shan street on Wednesday.Friday, 2 December, 2011, 12:00am
Four marine police officers were injured by mainland poachers in two high-speed boat chases off Lau Fau Shan in Yuen Long.
The unprecedented violent confrontations with poachers prompted police to step up night patrols in Deep Bay and equip officers with protective gear.8 Oct 2011 - 12:00am
The government is planning to develop the rural town of Lau Fau Shan into an 'eco-cultural park', with a direct access road from the Wetland Park in nearby Tin Shui Wai.10 Mar 2010 - 12:00am
Thirty-two illegal immigrants, including crab-catchers and asylum seekers, were arrested in three incidents yesterday after crossing from the mainland in seven boats.22 Oct 2009 - 12:00am
The Hong Kong government has a long record of keeping out undesirable people. Immigration officers are trained to spot economic migrants; special teams turn back dozens each day. Others not to the mainland's liking are barred or, as has happened in some cases, spirited across the border.19 Oct 2009 - 12:00am
PLA's firing range is a total waste of space
In Hong Kong there is a dearth of land for burial and for columbariums.20 May 2009 - 12:00am
Bond plan is effectively a hedge fund
As a Hong Kong citizen I must object to the government's bond issuance plans ('Government plans to issue bonds of up to HK$100 billion', April 29). According to the government, the borrowed money would be invested in financial instruments, meaning that the government would effectively be setting up a hedge fund.2 May 2009 - 12:00am
A local charity group is promoting the natural beauty of northern Hong Kong through bicycle tours with young people as guides.
The Tin Shui Wai Integrated Services Centre, which was set up two years ago at Tin Heng Estate, provides community programmes and services tailored to the needs of the local community.16 Mar 2009 - 12:00am
Much like Lok Ma Chau, further to the east along Hong Kong's frontier, Lau Fau Shan was one of those places, back in the mainland's pre-'economic liberalisation' days, that visitors came to for a glimpse of forbidden, forbidding Red China.8 Mar 2009 - 12:00am
The report 'Early settlement spot could be developed for tourism' on C3 on Saturday said the Planning Department 'yesterday commissioned an 18-month consultancy' on ideas for Lau Fau Shan. It should have said 'yesterday called for tenders to run an 18-month consultancy'.23 Sep 2008 - 12:00am
The government wants to develop Lau Fau Shan, the site of some of Hong Kong's earliest settlements, into a tourism and recreation spot.
The Planning Department yesterday commissioned an 18-month consultancy study, after which the public will be asked for its view on the direction development of the spot in the northwestern New Territories should take.20 Sep 2008 - 12:00am
Easy rider into the hills
Rev up on one of the Classic Bike Club's monthly rides and you might discover the beauty of Hong Kong. The club last Sunday cruised up to 'the far northwest' of Hong Kong via the firing range at Lau Fau Shan and then home over Route Twisk.6 Sep 2008 - 12:00am
Illegal container yards on farmland tackled
The government is hoping to remove some of the New Territories' worst eyesores by setting aside more land for storing cargo containers.27 Feb 2008 - 12:00am
A Form Four student, 16, was among 13 people arrested in an anti-smuggling operation early on Saturday morning at a pier in Lau Fau Shan in the New Territories. The boy claimed he was only doing a summer job, loading CDs on to boats for HK$300 an hour.27 Aug 2007 - 12:00am
The heatwave continued yesterday as the temperature topped 34.5 degrees Celsius at 4pm at Tai Po and Lau Fau Shan in the New Territories. The Observatory issued a Very Hot Weather Warning at 2.20pm to alert the public of a high risk of heatstroke.25 Jul 2007 - 12:00am