Alliance For a Beautiful Hong Kong

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Speech by Vivian Leung, Chairperson of Alliance for a Beautiful Hong Kong at the AIA Hong Kong Chapter Citation Presentation: On behalf of my eleven fellow Governors of the Alliance for a Beautiful Hong Kong, I’m so honored to be here tonight, and our organization is very grateful to be the recipient of the American Institute of Architects’ Citation. We started as the Lung Fu Shan Environmental Concern Group in […]

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By David Bevan   Up to a few weeks ago, there was a stand of six Chinese Banyan trees growing on and along the walled slope of  St. Stephen’s Lane, in Hong Kong Mid-Levels. These 15-20 meter high plants are a familiar part of Hong Kong topography, and they are generally regarded as a natural ally in the stabilisation and maintenance of its slopes.   In the course of a […]

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By Patrick Ford I still have strong memories from my youth in Leeds, a city in northern England when, caught out in a rainstorm during a shopping trip (a frequent occurrence), I dodged into one of the Victorian arcades in the city centre that have since been combined into the ‘Victoria Quarter’ shopping district. Here it was possible to continue shopping or to take a cup of tea safe from […]

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    Dear members and supporters of ABHK, We need your help to request Tree Management Office (TMO) and Leisure and Cultural Services Department (LCSD) to agree to replant banyan trees at St. Stephen’s Lane, which is adjacent to the stone wall where the historic wall banyan trees were recently felled by Highways Department (HyD). Highways Department has just released its greening proposal, which only proposes small trees in containers […]

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