Alliance For a Beautiful Hong Kong

Protect Beautiful Hong Kong

By William Swigart The instinct to preserve the site of the Victoria Police Station and Prison and the Central Magistracy complex off of Hollywood Road in Central is an event which we should all applaud. The rehabilitation of these historically significant and evocative buildings has been superb. Unfortunately, this effort also highlights much of what is wrong with the mentality and approach of the many government departments which are involved […]

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The Western District Public Cargo Working Area is a long pier located on the waterfront of Sai Wan. It is a very famous public space among local community and a popular photographic spot. It is a very attractive open space to the locals even though there are no well planned bike trail or pet zone, many love coming here to take photos, jog or enjoy the view. It is considered […]

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Texts and photo by John Batten In mid-November 2015 a previously unannounced item appeared for discussion at the Legislative Council’s Home Affairs Panel. Discussed was a brief proposal for the development of 28 artist studios, an art gallery and a permanent office at a cost of HK$350 million for the Hong Kong Arts Development Council to be located on the now-vacant land of the former Aberdeen Fire Station in Wong […]

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