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Public Housing Estates in Kwai Chung

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The City Contemporary Dance Company (including Yang Yizi and Dominic Wong, right) performs choreographer Helen Lai Hoi-ling's poetic dance work combining tango, ice skating, literary elements and the music of J.S. Bach; skater David Liu and cellist Bion Tsang guest.

Friday, 27 May, 2011, 12:00am

Woman survives fall from fifth-floor flat

A woman is in serious condition after falling from her fifth-floor flat in a housing block in Kwai Chung while cleaning windows. The 56-year-old was found lying on the first-floor canopy of Yam Heng House, Shek Yam East Estate, at about 12pm yesterday. She was taken conscious to Prince of Wales Hospital in Sha Tin.

24 Nov 2009 - 12:00am

In Brief

Caretaker critical after blast

4 Oct 2009 - 12:00am

'Lasting friends' among HK dead

Five Hongkongers who visited the Shenzhen nightclub in which four of them died in Saturday night's fire had been close friends for years, the vice-principal of their secondary school said yesterday.

The five travelled to Shenzhen to celebrate the 18th birthday of Choi Wai-tat, who was killed along with his friends Liu Pun-yuen, 18, Lo Ka-leung and Leung Chun-yin, both 19.

23 Sep 2008 - 12:00am

In Brief

Drunken taxi passenger hurt in leap out of taxi window

16 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

In Brief

Hawker stalls to stay vacant

24 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

Desperately Seeking Miss Blossom

A HK Dance Company production about love and sex in modern and ancient times, inspired by Tang Tik-sang's play The Reincarnation of Lady Plum Blossom. Choreographed by Mui Cheuk-yin. Music by Kung Chi-shing. Fri-Sat, 7.45pm; Jan 27, 3pm, Kwai Tsing Theatre, 12 Hing Ning Rd, Kwai Chung, HK$120-HK$260 Urbtix. Inquiries: 3103 1806

20 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

In Brief

Three hurt in collision

A boy, eight, his six-month-old brother and their domestic helper were slightly injured in a collision between their father's car and a delivery van in Kam Tin Road near Seasons Villas in Yuen Long at 7.45am. They were treated at a hospital. Their father, 47, and the other driver, 49, passed a breathalyser test.

17 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

Couple held for leaving 5 daughters at home

Police arrested a 32-year-old man and his 28-year-old wife on Saturday night for allegedly neglecting their five children, aged between one and seven years old. Neighbours sought help from police after they found the couple's five daughters had been left alone at their public housing flat in Shek Lai House at Shek Yam Estate, Kwai Chung.

26 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Bluebeard

The Box, featuring Kung Chi-shing (right) and Peter Suart (below), presents a theatrical concert about desire and gender, in which a woman discovers a room of dismembered bodies of her husband's ex-wives. Fri-Sat, 8pm, Kwai Tsing Theatre, 12 Hing Ning Rd, Kwai Chung, HK$120-HK$200 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2268 7323

16 Sep 2007 - 12:00am

Infant dies after being found unconscious

A two-month-old girl died after being found unconscious at her home in Kwai Chung yesterday. Her father, 43, found her in bed in the family's flat in Chi Shek House, Shek Yam Estate, at about 7.30am, and called police. The girl was taken to Princess Margaret Hospital, where doctors declared her dead.

23 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

Couple rescued from gas-filled room

Tam Siu-yin, 23, a former personal assistant of musician Wong Ka-keung, and his girlfriend, 19, were rescued when they tried to gas themselves in a flat in Shek Yam Road, Kwai Chung, yesterday. The flat owner discovered the attempted suicide when he noticed the gas cylinder missing and the door to a room he rented to Tam sealed with tape.

1 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

In Brief

Village residents may get early relocation and compensation

17 Jul 2007 - 12:00am

Rush for applications as subsidised flats go on sale after 4-year freeze

Thousands of people flocked to inspect show flats yesterday as 3,632 subsidised units aimed at low-income families returned to the market following a four-year suspension of sales.

Applications for the Housing Authority's Home Ownership Scheme (HOS) and the Housing Society's flats-for-sale scheme, which both opened yesterday, will close on January 15.

3 Jan 2007 - 12:00am

PICK OF THE DAY

Testimony

City Contemporary Dance Company collaborates with choreographer Helen Lai, dancer Qiao Yang and actor Lee Chun-chow (both left), in a piece inspired by Shostakovich. With pianist Nancy Loo, violinist Leung Kin-fung and cellist Monica Su. Today, 8pm, Kwai Tsing Theatre, 12 Hing Ning Rd, Kwai Chung, HK$120-HK$220 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2329 7803

16 Dec 2006 - 12:00am

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