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Morrison Hill Road

Built to scale

You might wonder how a couple who favour minimalism and white walls could possibly accommodate a baby in their elegant apartment. But Bonnie Chu and her investment banker husband, Samuel Yue, who have a five-month-old son, Isaac, have achieved the improbable.

Sunday, 15 July, 2012, 12:00am


What: Raviolo chair Why: Designed by Ron Arad for Magis using a continuous looped ribbon for inspiration, the chair can be used indoors or outside and is available in seven colours How much: HK$5,200 Where: Aluminium, 36 Cochrane Street, Central, tel: 2546 5904

18 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Gas leak fears bring traffic to a halt in Causeway Bay

The sound of a bus tyre blowing out may have been mistaken for a minor gas explosion in an incident that brought a section of Causeway Bay to a standstill yesterday evening.

A Citybus bus was turning from Wan Chai Road onto Morrison Hill Road when the driver heard a loud bang.

21 Jan 2012 - 12:00am


What: Rhizome ceiling light Why: Inspired by a cascading waterfall, this lamp has reflective panels that will illuminate and warm a room. How much: HK$13,800 Where: PLC Galleria, 50 Morrison Hill Road, Wan Chai, tel: 2836 3839

28 Sep 2011 - 12:00am


What: Radiance collection of carpets by Barbara Barry for Tufenkian Why: Part of the profits made from selling these wool rugs go back to the Himalayan artisans behind them. All can be custom made to the size required. How much: For a 2.7m x 3.65m carpet: HK$84,678 Where: Altfield Home, 12/F, 9 Queen's Road, Central, tel: 2524 3066

14 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Letter perfect

1 Alphabet coffee tables in stainless steel, HK$4,780 per letter, from Tequila Kola, 1/F, Horizon Plaza, 2 Lee Wing Street, Ap Lei Chau, tel: 2877 3295.

2 Prandina ABC table lamp, HK$26,600, from Zodiac Lighting, Amber Commercial Building, 70 Morrison Hill Road, Wan Chai, tel: 2882 9082.

27 Feb 2011 - 12:00am

Floor lamps

1 Cosmic Leaf Terra by Ross Lovegrove, HK$10,800, from Artemide, 1/F, Ruttonjee Centre, 11 Duddell Street, Central, tel: 2523 0333.

2 Excel by Rich Brilliant Willing, HK$17,000, from Lane Crawford Home Store, Pacific Place, Admiralty, tel: 2118 3652.

8 Aug 2010 - 12:00am

Ceiling lights

1 Elliptical Grandeur chandelier, HK$35,980, from Tequila Kola, 1/F, Horizon Plaza, 2 Lee Wing Street, Ap Lei Chau, tel: 2877 3295.

2 Torch bunch by Established & Sons, HK$26,000, from Lane Crawford Home Store, Pacific Place, Admiralty, tel: 2118 3668.

2 Aug 2009 - 12:00am

Lighter shades of pale

Less than two years after her arrival in Hong Kong, British fund manager Lucy Sutro realised she didn't want to leave, and set about buying a home.

It didn't take her long to decide on a 1,600 sq ft walk-up in a leafy corner of Pok Fu Lam, the sixth property she looked at.

31 May 2009 - 12:00am

Concrete kit

1. Heavy Light by Benjamin Hubert, HK$3,900 each, from Axis Collection, 47 Gough Street, Central, tel: 2858 6919.

2. JHT concrete planter, HK$3,180, from Everything Under The Sun, 1613, Horizon Plaza, 2 Lee Wing Street, Ap Lei Chau, tel: 2554 9088.

2 Nov 2008 - 12:00am

City Briefs

Teen dies after jumping from ninth-floor flat

31 May 2005 - 12:00am

Ex-soccer player's pub takings stolen

Business takings totalling $24,000 were stolen from a pub owned by former South China football player Lok Tak-fai. Officers were called to the Poco A Poco Bar in Morrison Hill Road, Wan Chai, at 8.30am when Mr Lok, 52, discovered the main gate and safe had been prised open.

14 May 2002 - 12:00am

Drug arrests

Police arrested a woman, 28, outside a hotel in Sa Po Road, Kowloon City, and seized four bags of suspected 'ice' weighing 3.1kg with a retail price of $1.23 million. They later arrested a man, 31, believed to be the woman's accomplice, at the junction of Sung Tak Street and Morrison Hill Road, Wan Chai.

31 Mar 2000 - 12:00am

Hanged man 'in debt'

A man, 44, who left three notes saying he was heavily in debt was found hanged in Lok Man Road playground, Chai Wan.

22 Mar 2000 - 12:00am

Schoolchildren in crash

Ten schoolchildren and a driver were sent to hospital when their van and a car collided at the junction of Morrison Hill Road and Sports Road, Happy Valley.

3 Dec 1997 - 12:00am