Vets who fell in love thanks to a cat bite

It's no surprise that vets Tony Matthews and Annabel Sutch bonded over a four-legged friend. But it was not quite the cute, harmless type - at least not for Tony.

Saturday, 3 September, 2011, 12:00am

Two blind dates

Do you know what a blind date is? Sometimes blind dates work out very well, and sometimes they are disasters. Recently Edward and Polly both went on a blind date. Listen to what they say about the experience and then answer the questions.

1 What is a blind date?

a. the second date you have with someone you like

28 Mar 2011 - 12:00am

Lloyd makes up for lost time with lucky rides

Jeff Lloyd received two welcome-home gifts as the South African champion put a recent suspension behind him with a winner for Tony Cruz and a late pick-up ride on Derby runner-up Xtension for John Moore.

21 Mar 2011 - 12:00am

Youngster makes his mark on HK debut

Only cruel luck robbed prodigious riding talent Maxime Guyon of an opening-day winner at Sha Tin yesterday, but the young Frenchman left no one in any doubt that he has not been overhyped.

5 Dec 2010 - 12:00am


Go to the Yong Post website, choose 'Listening' from the menu and find the sound clips for this week's exercise. Each relates to a question below.

Question 1

Reference number

5 Dec 2008 - 12:00am

Talented boy dancer swaps his boxing gloves for ballet shoes

In the film Billy Elliot, the 11- year-old boy of the title, played by Jamie Bell, has been secretly going to ballet classes instead of the boxing lesson his father sent him to.

Award-winning newcomer Bell has received praise all round for his performance, and deservedly so. He manages to steal every scene he is in with his naturalness and youthful energy.

21 Mar 2001 - 12:00am