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Reef proposal for unwanted warship

Russian aircraft carrier could be a coral haven in HK waters

Environmentalists will ask the Shenzhen owners of the 40,000 tonne aircraft carrier Minsk to use the unwanted old warship to form an artificial reef off Sai Kung.

Tuesday, 28 March, 2006, 12:00am


TO BE HONEST I've never been a big fan of the kind of guitar-driven sounds produced by British rockers Reef, but as one of the most prominent bands from the Britpop era, they have a huge following. Dedicated fans will have bought all their albums - Replenish (1995), Glow (1997) and 2000's Getaway as well as numerous singles.

20 Apr 2003 - 12:00am

The Dictator On style, she rules

Lip service

I've noticed more and more stars are wearing red lipstick. Is this a new trend, and is it for normal people too? I often feel more boring than glamorous.

Hot Lips, Ho Man Tin

26 May 2002 - 12:00am

Hong Kong waters no longer aquatic desert

I must congratulate the efforts of the Artificial Reef Project undertaken by the Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department (AFCD). This project has successfully revitalised fish stocks and provided new areas for reef spawning.

7 Jun 2001 - 12:00am

Value to be found by following Reef

Osprey Reef could go well at decent odds the next time he steps out in Class Six.

The David Hill-trained five-year-old had no luck in last night's opening event won in all-the-way fashion by Sincerely Yours.

16 Mar 2000 - 12:00am

The call of the muezzin

If you are flying to Europe via Dubai with Emirates, the airline's holiday arm, Arabian Adventures, has introduced an extension tour to Iran, which, in spite of recent political turmoil, is slowly emerging as a new travel destination. Packages to that country range from three to 14 nights.

6 Oct 1999 - 12:00am