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Tuen Mun

Cleaner trapped for five hours inside rubbish chute

A cleaner spent a nightmarish five hours trapped in a garbage chute overnight until her cries for help were answered.

Wan Yuet-yuen, 60, was rescued by firefighters after her shouts alerted a security guard at 3am yesterday.

Tuesday, 11 October, 2011, 12:00am

City Digest

Man held over stabbing death of neighbour, 74

6 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Lin singing in rain as Tuen Mun romp past Sapling

Tuen Mun cruised to a 3-0 victory over Hong Kong Sapling in the first leg of their Canbo Senior Shield opening-round tie yesterday.

Serbian midfielder Milutin Trnavac scored twice through set pieces at Tang Shiu Kin Sports Ground, including a penalty in the first half, but it was mainlander Lin Zhong who won the hearts of the 710 fans who braved the rain.

3 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

athlete of the week

Name Felix Luk School Stewards MKMCF Ma Ko Pan Memorial College Grade Form Six Sport Football


27 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Tuen Mun fans invade pitch after loss to Citizen

Ugly scenes marred Citizen's 2-1 victory over Tuen Mun yesterday as a number of fans invaded the pitch after the final whistle.

One member of the crowd, attempting to reach the referee's changing room with a water bottle in her hand, was stopped by police after breaking into a restricted area of the ground, while several disgruntled home supporters jeered nearby.

26 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Hunger strike man tells of failing health

As a hunger strike at Hong Kong's biggest immigration detention centre continues, one of the men taking part has told of his declining health after refusing meals for 37 days.

25 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

athlete of the week

Name Wong Tsz-fung School Yan Chai Hospital No 2 Secondary School Grade Form Six Sports Handball, cross-country, football, athletics (triple jump and 800m)


Tsz-fung, 18, is a star, all-round sportsman in Tuen Mun district.

22 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Dirty work for police in warehouse drug search

At least 200 police officers equipped with masks, gloves and tools will spend the next four days sifting for drugs amid heaps of plastic in a Tuen Mun warehouse following the largest cocaine bust in the city's history.

20 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Rules rewritten after radioactive blunder

Labels will be clearer, access restricted and staff training stepped up after a refuse bag of radioactive waste was mistakenly sent out from Tuen Mun Hospital's nuclear medicine unit.

The refuse bag was sent by a cleaner to a chemical waste treatment centre two days before its radioactivity expired.

18 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Tuen Mun quick off mark but Caroliners dismiss loss

Powerhouses South China extended their poor run of form into the new season when they were stunned 2-1 by Tuen Mun in their opening match in the BMA First Division at Hong Kong Stadium yesterday.

11 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Miracle of brothers' survival in fatal crash

Two young brothers who survived an horrific car crash that killed their aunt and critically injured their father and grandmother are believed to have escaped with their lives thanks to their size.

6 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

One killed, four seriously injured as truck smashes car on highway

An award-winning computer scientist and his mother-in-law were in a critical condition last night after surviving a car crash that killed a female relative and seriously injured the man's two sons aged five and seven.

5 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

City Digest

Deputy chairman lends Birmingham City HK$80m

1 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Distraught father stabs policeman

A policeman was in serious condition last night after he was stabbed by the distraught father of a man whose body he was guarding.

Constable Ko Chun-sing, 25, was wounded in the chin after being sent to a seventh-floor flat in Tuen Mun where Wong Chi-wai, 25, who was mentally impaired, was found unconscious in bed at about 10am.

31 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Paper shufflers let repairs wipe out bird colony

A bird expert has blamed bureaucracy and repair works for wiping out a population of swallows at the Tuen Mun magistrates court.

Wong Hok-sze of the Hong Kong Bird Watching Society visited the court site yesterday and could not find any house swifts - one of the city's most common types of swallows - or their nests.

24 Aug 2011 - 12:00am