Maureen Earls remembers the tense moments in the control booth on handover night. Photo: Jonathan Wong Maureen Earls remembers the tense moments in the control booth on handover night. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Maureen Earls remembers the tense moments in the control booth on handover night. Photo: Jonathan Wong

‘I prayed for the flags to unfurl properly,’ recalls event producer at Hong Kong’s handover ceremony

American expat Maureen Earls witnessed one of the city’s most important moments in a control booth at the Convention Centre

Topic |   Hong Kong handover 20th anniversary
Maureen Earls remembers the tense moments in the control booth on handover night. Photo: Jonathan Wong Maureen Earls remembers the tense moments in the control booth on handover night. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Maureen Earls remembers the tense moments in the control booth on handover night. Photo: Jonathan Wong
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