Governor Chris Patten chatting with a child while visiting Nam Pin Wai village in Yuen Long. Photo: John LehmannGovernor Chris Patten chatting with a child while visiting Nam Pin Wai village in Yuen Long. Photo: John Lehmann
Governor Chris Patten chatting with a child while visiting Nam Pin Wai village in Yuen Long. Photo: John Lehmann

Hong Kong ex-governors Patten and Wilson still upbeat about city’s democracy ... but say there’s work to be done

Both former leaders praised how political and economic freedoms have been sustained in the past 20 years despite uncertainties

Topic |   Hong Kong handover 20th anniversary
Governor Chris Patten chatting with a child while visiting Nam Pin Wai village in Yuen Long. Photo: John LehmannGovernor Chris Patten chatting with a child while visiting Nam Pin Wai village in Yuen Long. Photo: John Lehmann
Governor Chris Patten chatting with a child while visiting Nam Pin Wai village in Yuen Long. Photo: John Lehmann
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