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Yuen Yuen Institute

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Chrysanthemum Show 2010

The Yuen Yuen Institute's annual display of chrysanthemums from China. Until Jan 2: Daily, 9am-6pm, The Yuen Yuen Institute, Lo Wai Rd, Lo Wai Village, Tsuen Wan, free. Inquiries: 2492 2220

Thursday, 23 December, 2010, 12:00am

Potential tenants take another look at Tai Po heritage site after first bid fell flat

More than 30 organisations are interested in renting the Old Tai Po Police Station after its refurbishment in the second phase of the heritage revitalisation scheme.

15 Sep 2009 - 12:00am

Helicopters water-bomb Tsuen Wan blaze

A hill fire that broke out near the Yuen Yuen Institute in Tsuen Wan at about 7pm on Saturday was put out at 8.45am yesterday. The fire affected about 2 sq km on Saturday night and helicopters were used to drop water on it. Two hill fires broke out in Hung Uk Tsuen and Chan Uk village, Clear Water Bay, about 1pm and were put out by 4pm. No one was injured.

17 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

In Brief

Woman found dead in Yuen Long with a hose around her neck

16 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

City briefs

Hungry ghost injury

A 41-year-old man was injured while burning paper offerings for the Hungry Ghost Festival at the Hong Kong Taoist Association the Yuen Yuen Institute, Tsuen Wan. He was taken to Yan Chai Hospital in stable condition.

car hits security guard

10 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

Elderly look death in the eye ... and place an order

Agency breaks taboos by leading shopping tour for best funeral deal

A social agency has broken traditional taboos about death by running an unconventional window-shopping tour for the elderly to mortuaries, cemeteries and funeral casket stores.

10 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

What's On


Bizarre Celestial Objects is the latest sky show presented by the Hong Kong Space Museum. The 40-minute show offers audiences a closer look at the amazing stars in the sky.

27 Dec 2004 - 12:00am

School celebrates opening of English Corner in style

After much planning and effort, the English Corner at Hong Kong Taoist Association's The Yuen Yuen Institute No 3 Secondary School in Tseung Kwan O was finally opened.

A special ceremony was held to mark the occasion. Teachers gathered on stage during morning assembly. The ceremony was hosted by Ms Ko, head of the English panel.

27 Dec 1999 - 12:00am

Hidden history in the hills

JOURNEYS into the afterlife are becoming faster and much more comfortable than they used to be, it seems. The days were when the deceased would be given a paper car to explore the other side, but this gentleman would travel by Jumbo jet.

1 Nov 1998 - 12:00am

Smell forces pupils out

About 1,000 students and teachers were evacuated from their classrooms after a bad smell was detected yesterday at the Hong Kong Taoist Association's Yuen Yuen Institute Number Two Secondary School in Fu Shin Estate, Tai Po.

14 Mar 1996 - 12:00am

A Summer Palace model in Tsuen Wan

LANTAU'S Po Lin Monastery and Kowloon's Wong Tai Sin Temple top the religious popularity stakes, but the Yuen Yuen Institute in Tsuen Wan is close behind. Modelling itself on Beijing's Summer Palace, it is an extraordinary sight-seeing destination.

8 Aug 1993 - 12:00am