Occupation: Radio Presenter. Age: 28. Nationality: British. Sex: Female. Going: To do an interview. Carries: Peanuts, keys on policeman key-ring, cow coin-purse, novel, perfume atomiser, eye-shadow, banker boyfriend's tie, lighter, mini book of quotes, walnut perfume block, hair-clip, ink cartridges, tampon, sanitary towel, hairbrush and hair-band. Occupation: Civil Engineer/Tourist. Age: 36. Nationality: Filipino. Sex: Male. Going: Shopping and sightseeing. Carries: Box of children's'socks, keys on mini-purse key-ring, sunglasses, hairbrush, knives stolen from hotel ('because I can't use chopsticks'), free New Year posters from Giordano, handkerchief, map and pistachio nuts ('they're far more expensive in Manila'). Occupation: Housewife and mother. Age: 33. Nationality: Filipino. Sex: Female. Going: Shopping. Carries: Flask, baby bottles, disposable nappy, tissues, cup, cold chips, purse, milk powder container and new shoes ('for my two-year-old daughter'). Occupation: Geography Teacher (and Chairman of The Stamp Club). Age: 27. Nationality: Hong Kong Chinese. Sex: Male. Going: Home from school. Carries: Collection of stamps, geography books, teacher's handbook, pen, coconut bun and wallet. Occupation: Artist. Age: 36. Nationality: British. Sex: Male. Going: To see a potential client. Carries: Lock, masking tape, photo album of work, copy of his own book, bangles, portfolio, pens, champagne cork ('I've carried this for over a year now. I have the cork and my friend Didi has its cage. If ever we meet and either of us isn't carrying the cork or cage, we have to buy the other the champagne of his choice'), Swiss army knife and moist tissues. Occupation: Domestic Helper. Age: 47. Nationality: Filipino. Sex: Female. Going: Nowhere, just sitting around on my day off. Carries: Throat pastilles, make-up, comb, romance novels, make-up, Catholic prayer book, hand-cream, gold earrings, eyelash curlers, ginger ('My employer has a cough so I'm going to make him some ginger tea. Just steam ginger for two hours and add honey or lemon') and a pomelo. Occupation: Retired. Age: 79. Nationality: Hong Kong Chinese. Sex: Female. Going: Home after visiting my daughter and new-born grandson in hospital. Carries: Bank passbook, comb, wallet, building entrance card, butcher's hook, lai-see envelopes, bracelet, MTR ticket, purse containing Chinese ointment, empty flask ('I just took some soup to my daughter'), tissues, coin-purse and keys. Occupation: Pilot. Age: 35. Nationality: Australian. Sex: Male. Going: Home from work. Carries: Disposable razor packaging ('That's to remind me of what brand to get'), keys on World Cup commemorative key-ring, pens, name-card, Post-It notes, personal organiser, photograph of wife, mobile phone, unopened letters, rubber band, electronic organiser and chequebook. Occupation: Market Researcher. Age: 45. Nationality: Australian. Sex: Male. Going: Home from work. Carries: Tissues, overhead projector pens, novels, map, umbrella, paper clip, key on Tooheys Bitter key-ring, rubber, highlighter pen, calculator, paper and ruler. Occupation: Tourist. Age: 26. Nationality: American. Sex: Male. Going: Sight-seeing. Carries: Guidebooks, Chinese handbook, passport, lip-salve, camera, suede shoes, sunglasses, key on a Dan Ryan's key-ring, tourist brochures and MTR ticket ('Does all this mean I'm organised or anally retentive?').