North Point Ferry Pier

Fisherman finds baby's rotting body off North Point ferry pier

A man fishing off a North Point pier was shocked to discover a dead baby in a shopping bag.

The man was fishing with other anglers when he spotted an environmentally friendly shopping bag floating off Tong Shui Road Public Pier, about 100 metres off North Point Ferry Pier, at about 5.30pm.

Wednesday, 8 May, 2013, 5:50am

New World retains North Point ferry routes

New World First Ferry Services will continue to provide inner harbour ferry services after being awarded the tender for the routes between North Point and Hung Hom and between North Point and Kowloon City from April 1. Fares will remain unchanged, at HK$4.50 for adults, with a monthly pass costing HK$185.

27 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Woman's body found in sea

The body of a 23-year-old woman was found floating in the sea about 40 metres off the North Point ferry pier. She was pronounced dead at Eastern Hospital.

16 Nov 1999 - 12:00am

North Point-Kwun Tong ferries sailing into the sunset

Ferry services between North Point and Kwun Tong will cease after the current franchise expires at the end of next March, it was announced yesterday.

The Transport Department broke the news several hours after the deadline for submission of bids for licences to operate the various new town and inner-harbour ferry routes expired.

21 Nov 1998 - 12:00am

Hanging death

AN Urban Services Department employee suspected of theft from his office was found hanging by a wire cable from North Point ferry pier. Yick Chik-tong, 32, an auxiliary policeman, failed to report for his job as an assistant at the recreation unit in Victoria Park on Tuesday. Some $17,000 went missing from a safe in the office the same day and was found in Yick's office drawer.

21 Jul 1995 - 12:00am

Brake point

Brake point . . . staff inspect the Man Tim ferry which crashed into the sea wall at North Point Ferry Pier yesterday after rope got caught in its propeller. The vessel was carrying 31 passengers and six crew when the propeller jammed. No one was hurt.

20 Jun 1995 - 12:00am

Police stop ferry in hunt for robbers

MARINE Police intercepted a ferry in the middle of the harbour yesterday in an effort to catch two armed robbers escaping from a jewellery heist in North Point.

About 20 to 30 watches and 50 taels of gold ornaments, worth a total of about $1.2 million, were grabbed from a North Point jewellery shop at about 3.20 pm.

7 Jun 1995 - 12:00am

Apologies

WE refer to a letter by Mr S. W. Ip (South China Morning Post, March 23), concerning the vehicular ferry service at Kowloon City.

15 Apr 1994 - 12:00am