Suits rock out at The Pawn - and you can keep your tie on

The suits are letting loose their inner rockers. Bands fronted by financiers and film executives took over The Pawn on Wednesday night in the first of four monthly gigs running through to December.

Friday, 10 September, 2010, 12:00am

Middle-aged bad boys take Uranus to the Cavern

No matter how much of a big shot you are at work, everyone wants to be a rock star. A local 'all-star' band, comprising four media moguls and a TV VJ, rocked out on Friday at the Skylark Lounge in Wyndham Street. The quintet - obviously with their tongues firmly Spinal-Tapped in cheek - is called Uranus.

13 Apr 2010 - 12:00am

Ship clamps shut on the butt of a cosmic joke

It's hard to believe no one objected, but it's for real.

My boss received an email yesterday with this photo attached, and you'd be forgiven for thinking it was an April Fool's Day joke.

But no, Titan Uranus is a real oil tanker with a gross tonnage of 137,746 and is registered as HK-1325 with the Marine Department in Hong Kong.

2 Apr 2005 - 12:00am

Fantastic space journey comes to an end

THERE are only two weeks before the sky show The Voyager Encounters is taken off the screen at the Hong Kong Space Museum. The last show will be on November 29.

The Voyager takes the audience on an extraordinary journey of adventure and romance in planetary exploration.

17 Nov 1993 - 12:00am