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Roberts

The Witness

The Witness by Nora Roberts (read by Julia Whelan) Brilliance Audio (audiobook)

Sunday, 20 May, 2012, 12:00am

Submarine

Starring: Craig Roberts, Yasmin Paige, Sally Hawkins, Paddy Considine Director: Richard Ayoade Category: IIB

2 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

On the prowl for charity

It was a purr-fect night for the Hong Kong Alley Cat Watch as the animal charity raised about HK$70,000 at Solas on December 8 at a Feline Fetish party.

31 Dec 2009 - 12:00am

Finding the Dream

Finding the Dream

by Nora Roberts

Piatkus, HK$112

4 May 2008 - 12:00am

American Gangster

Starring: Denzel Washington, Russell Crowe, Chiwetel Ejiofor

Director: Ridley Scott

Category: IIB

3 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

Tread warily in the thick rough

The greens will be lightning fast, the fairways tighter than a miser's grip - and the snakes well and truly alive at Fanling this week, says Iain Roberts, the Hong Kong Golf Club's resident professional.

14 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

ORDINARY WONDERS

LORETTE ROBERTS SAYS is more surprised than anyone by the success of Sights and Secrets, a coffee table book of her watercolours and sketches of Hong Kong. Sandwiched between the works of John Grisham and Wilbur Smith on Dymocks' best-sellers shelves for weeks, Sights and Secrets has sold more than 5,000 copies since its launch a year ago and a fourth print run is a possibility.

8 Oct 2004 - 12:00am

Pampered star's omission unforgivable

Presumably, when actress Julia Roberts next holds a big birthday bash, she will ensure that she thanks her hairdresser and the caterers, but her parents may have to be satisfied with an effusive apology later for her having missed them out.

2 Apr 2001 - 12:00am

Roberts' Anatomy Of A Witness

The former Chief Justice, Sir Denys Roberts, clearly has too much time on his hands. His latest despatch from Brunei, where he is sitting, takes out five pages of Hong Kong lawyers' rag The New Gazette, where he waxes lyrical about the thought processes judges use to determine whether the person standing before the bench is a congenital liar or the real McCoy.

14 Jul 1996 - 12:00am

Pro Roberts joins the club

A NEW chapter in the 106-year history of the Royal Hong Kong Golf Club will be opened today when Iain Roberts assumes the role of head professional.

Englishman Roberts was selected from hundreds of applicants to take over from the retiring Joe Hardwick in one of the most prestigious and demanding club professional jobs in the world.

1 Apr 1995 - 12:00am

Union keep faith with CEO Roberts

THE Hong Kong Rugby Football Union has extended the contract of its chief executive officer Dave Roberts.

The board of directors of the Union decided at their monthly meeting to extend Roberts' contract, which was to expire at the end of this month.

6 Aug 1994 - 12:00am

Guilt trip down memory lane

DAUGHTERS OF THE HOUSE By Michele Roberts (Virago, $140) THIS is Michele Roberts' sixth work of fiction and for fans of her writing it may initially appear familiar territory.

17 Apr 1993 - 12:00am