Amendments to bus stops for T2, T3, T4, T9 and hire cars

in News by arounddb, 22 May 2017
Effective noon today, DB Transportation Services Ltd (DBTSL) will be implementing changes to the bus stops for bus routes T2, T3, T4, T9, as well as DB hire cars.

It’s Helper Appreciation Month in DB

in News by arounddb, 16 May 2017
May is Helper Appreciation Month, a community-driven initiative held to carry out acts of gratitude and appreciation towards our domestic helpers.

Eight-year-old DC student publishes children’s book

in News by arounddb, 16 May 2017
Year 4 Discovery College student, Humza Bazarwala has self-published a children’s book, titled The Ant and the HudHud.

Water quality of Lantau beaches all rated ‘Good’ in latest grading

in News by arounddb, 16 May 2017
The Environmental Protection Department (EPD) released the latest grading of water quality last week, and Lantau beaches came off well. The latest figures gave the majority of beaches, including Discovery Bay, Lower Cheung Sha, Pui O, Tong Fuk and Upper Cheung Sha, a rating of ‘Good’.
Whitesands Lantau

Discover urban convenience in luxe coastal living

in News by arounddb, 12 May 2017
SPONSORED CONTENT – Looking for a change? Then imagine this. You have the opportunity to move to a luxury home, backed by mountains and facing the South China Sea. Not only is Lantau South Country Park right on your doorstep, you are within walking distance of Cheung Sha Beach, Hong Kong’s longest coastline.

Lantau residents complete North Pole Marathon!

in News by arounddb, 11 May 2017
Congratulations to Tung Chung resident Elina Mäkilammi and her husband Diarmuid O’Shea who ran the FWD North Pole Marathon 2017 last month, in support of the 350 global climate movement.

For new mums: covering all your pre- and postnatal needs

in News by arounddb, 10 May 2017
With Mother's day coming up, we have all new and expectant mothers in mind. Here's our mum's guide that includes pregnancy and newborn services, to mummy and baby classes on offer in Discovery Bay and wider Hong Kong.

Young Writer's Competition 2017: The results

in News by arounddb, 9 May 2017
Congratulations to our three finalists in the Around DB and Life on Lantau Young Writer's Competition 2017, sponsored by Bookazine. The community has been voting enthusiastically all week, and we can now announce the resuls!
YWC 2017

Young Writer's Competition 2017: Vote now for your favourite entry

in News by arounddb
Voting is now open in the Young Writer's Competition 2017, sponsored by Bookazine. We received lots of great entries again this year, and now the three finalists' stories are up online for you to read
Life on Lantau Young Writer's Competition 2017

Josef Mengele, by Kayla Lee - Young Writer's Competition 2017 Final

in News by arounddb, 2 May 2017
Voting is now open in the 2017 Around DB and Life on Lantau Young Writer's Competition, sponsored by Bookazine. This piece about Josef Mengele by Kayla Lee, a Year 9 student from YHKCC, has been shortlisted for the final, along with two other entries.
DB Young Writer's Competition 2017

Harriet Tubman, by Sienna Bertamini - Young Writer's Competition 2017 Final

in News by arounddb, 2 May 2017
Voting is now open in the 2017 Around DB and Life on Lantau Young Writer's Competition, sponsored by Bookazine. This piece about Harriet Tubman by Sienna Bertamini, a Year 9 student from DBIS, has been shortlisted for the final, along with two other entries.
DB Young Writer's Competition 2017

Anne Frank, by Janice Ho - Young Writer's Competition 2017 Final

in News by arounddb, 2 May 2017
Voting is now open in the 2017 Around DB and Life on Lantau Young Writer's Competition, sponsored by Bookazine. This piece about Anne Frank by Janice Ho, a Year 9 student from DBIS, has been shortlisted for the final, along with two other entries.

Supermarket mind games

in Out there by Peter Sherwood, 1 May 2017
As you race through your weekly shop, bargain hunting with the best of them, stop to consider what really lies behind all the discounts. Peter Sherwood reports.

Pretty as a picture: Sweet and delicious floral treats for Mother's Day

in Lifestyle by arounddb, 1 May 2017
Say it with flowers this Mother’s Day by heading to the kitchen and making mum a sweet and delicious floral treat.

Animal adventures: Unbeatable wildlife vacations

in Escapes by Kate Farr, 1 May 2017
When deciding on your next big-ticket vacation, why not go all out and book into somewhere utterly wild? Kate Farr reports.

Skills for life: Encouraging kids to help around the house

in Family Matters by Kate Farr, 1 May 2017
Teaching kids simple household chores sets them up for adulthood, while allowing them to feel competent and responsible in the here and now. Kate Farr reports.

Eco Shooters: DBIS' budding young green photographers

in Talking Points by Samantha Wong, 1 May 2017
Samantha Wong showcases some of the winning photographs in the DBIS Green Photography Competition and hears from the budding young photographers.

May bouquet: A reflection on Mother's Day

in Family Matters by Sharon Lesley Le Roux, 1 May 2017
Lantau mum and one of the mentors in this year’s Young Writer’s Competition, Sharon Lesley Le Roux reflects on the reasons we celebrate Mother’s Day.

Songs of Freedom: Celebrating Helper Appreciation Month

in Infocus by Sam Agars, 1 May 2017
As we celebrate DB’s third Helper Appreciation Month, Sam Agars focuses on three domestic workers who have got themselves out of debt bondage, and the people who are working to solve the problem at its root.

Against the wind: DBICC's determined dragon boaters

in Profile by Elizabeth Kerr, 1 May 2017
Pamela and Brent Wallace proudly paddle against the current with Discovery Bay International Community Church’s The Ripple Effect – and do a little good along the way. Elizabeth Kerr reports

Changes to new DB bus schedules announced

in News by arounddb, 6 April 2017
Following the implementation of the new bus arrangements, and in response to passenger feedback, the timetables for routes T1, T2, T3, T6 and 9A have been amended.

DB Ferry crashes into pier

in News by arounddb, 3 April 2017
The 8pm ferry from Central hit the pier in Discovery Bay when it arrived this evening.

Dipping in: Should expats do more to integrate with the local lifestyle?

in Spotlight by Marcus Hall, 1 April 2017
Is the role of an expat to integrate into local lifestyle and culture and does living in Lantau give us a head-start on this? Marcus Hall reports.

Beating the study blues: How to prepare mentally and emotionally for high school exams

in HEALTH & FITNESS by Barbara Cooper, 1 April 2017
Being prepared mentally and emotionally is the key to success in the final high school exams. Barbara Cooper offers some practical advice for stressed-out students.

Here be dragons: Dragon boating in South Lantau

in INSIDER by Jason Pagliari, 1 April 2017
Spring is in full swing and for those with a sense of ancient tradition who crave the competition and adrenalin of sprint paddling, that means only one thing. Jason Pagliari reports.

Old-school activist: Taking a stand against the East Lantau Metropolis

in Persona by Elizabeth Kerr, 1 April 2017
Mui Wo resident Tom Yam is putting his science background into the fight against city hall, and urging island-lovers to make a stand against the proposed East Lantau Metropolis. Elizabeth Kerr reports.

Up in arms: The battle to save Lantau's incense trees

in Spotlight by Jason Danes, 1 April 2017
Big men with machetes are smashing down gates and cutting up trees in our own backyards. Jason Danes reports on the battle for the incense trees.

Who's pranking who? A light-hearted take on DB's development plans

in Out there by Peter Sherwood, 1 April 2017
DB’s favourite serial griper, Peter Sherwood, makes an unexpected case for the resort’s further development.

Sevens in the city: Your 2017 guide

in Infocus by Henry Benjamin, 1 April 2017
From coaching clinics to concerts to celebrity chefs, this year’s Hong Kong Sevens truly does have something for everyone. Henry Benjamin reports.

Art and culture: DB artist Carolina Kollmann talks to Around DB

in Profile by Elizabeth Kerr, 1 April 2017
Argentine transplant Carolina Kollmann holds an acrylic-and-oil mirror up to Hong Kong’s marginalised. Elizabeth Kerr reports.

Easter in DB: Something for everyone

in Family Matters by arounddb, 1 April 2017
SPONSORED CONTENT - The culturally-diverse DB community brings people from many religions and all walks of life together. While not everyone celebrates Easter for its Christian meaning – the resurrection of Christ – the open- minded attitude of DBers ensures Easter is an enjoyable time for all.

Simply eggcellent: Delicious breakfasts for the Easter holidays

in Lifestyle by arounddb, 1 April 2017
Hunt no further for delicious breakfasts to make over the holidays. You’ll also find tips on painting Easter eggs (before you eat them)

Tale of two cities: Melbourne has something for everyone

in Escapes by Andrew Buykx-Smith, 1 April 2017
Benefiting from its North-South divide, mighty Melbourne has something for everyone. It’s the perfect place to step off the beaten track and experience the good life down under. Andrew Buykx-Smith reports.

Living green: Easy-to-implement eco tips

in Family Matters by Kate Farr, 1 April 2017
Kate Farr’s easy-to- implement eco tips and activities will help you get on board for Earth Day (April 22) and beyond.

Futuristic farm: DB resident Kevin Chu's designer eco pad

in Talking Points by Samantha Wong, 1 April 2017
Through his designer eco pad in DB’s Caperidge Village, Kevin Chu experiments with a new way of living that takes the luxe out of luxury and makes green living look good. Samantha Wong reports.

Little green shoots: How local schools are taking the classroom outside

in Family Matters by Sam Agars, 1 April 2017
In a world where children are often confined to small flats, familiarity with nature can fall by the way side. Fortunately local schools are making it their mission to give students a hands-on outdoor upbringing. Sam Agars reports.
DBRC Golf Cart Parking

DBRC free golf cart parking scheme to end from April

in News by arounddb, 28 March 2017
Discovery Bay Recreation Club (DBRC) has confirmed that the free golf cart parking service at its premises will cease on Friday March 31.
Club Siena Discovery Bay

Club swimming pools to open on March 29

in News by arounddb, 27 March 2017
The swimming pools at DBRC and Club Siena will reopen for the summer this Wednesday, March 29.

La Vista and La Serene get a colourful boost with new street art project

in News by arounddb, 23 March 2017
The residents of La Vista and La Serene can enjoy a brighter pathway to the Plaza these days, following the completion of an innovative street art project.

Households to be charged for disposing of garbage, effective 2019

in News by arounddb, 23 March 2017
The Environment Bureau announced earlier this week that households will have to spend an estimated HK$30 to HK$50 a month to dispose of trash using designated rubbish bags, effective 2019.

Hong Kong bans the import of Brazilian meat products

in News by arounddb, 23 March 2017
The Centre for Food Safety (CFS) has banned all imports of poultry, frozen and chilled meat from Brazil, effective immediately.
Ishrat Jahan Murray

DB resident debuts at Asia Contemporary Art Show

in News by arounddb, 20 March 2017
Congratulations to DB resident and self-taught artist Ishrat Jahan Murray who is debuting her work at the Asia Contemporary Art Show 2017.
DB Pirates Netball

DB Pirates go head to head in action-packed netball semi-final

in News by arounddb, 17 March 2017
Discovery College was the place to be on Wednesday evening (March 15) as two of DB's best netball teams took to the court to battle it out for a place in the HK Ladies League Division 6 final.

2017 Easter activities

in News by arounddb, 15 March 2017
Staying in Hong Kong over the Easter break? We bring you some egg-citing activities to keep your kids busy with activities in Discovery Bay, South Lantau and on the island!
Chicken

Hong Kong bans import of poultry from Malaysia following avian flu outbreak

in News by arounddb, 10 March 2017
The Centre for Food Safety (CFS) announced yesterday (March 9) that it has banned the import of poultry meat and products, including eggs, from Kota Bharu district in Kelantin state, Malaysia with immediate effect.
Around DB distributor job

We're hiring! Magazine distributor wanted

in News by arounddb, 7 March 2017
Around DB and Life on Lantau are looking for somebody to carry out ad hoc magazine deliveries to Discovery Bay/ Tung Chung/ Ferry Pier 3.
Cannabis found in DB

Three expats arrested for growing and possessing cannabis in Discovery Bay

in News by arounddb, 2 March 2017
Police officers confiscated marijuana worth an estimated HK$750,000 in Discovery Bay on Saturday, after having received a tip-off.

Residents evacuated from Tung Chung apartment block as firefighters tackle blaze

in News by arounddb, 28 February 2017
Around 100 residents were evacuated from a residential tower block in Tung Chung on Monday (February 27), after a blaze broke out in an apartment on the 25th floor.

Kids' Corner: Exciting ways to keep your kids entertained!

in News by arounddb, 1 March 2017
From parties, services, photography and activities, check out Around DB and Life on Lantau's guide to all things kids!

Earth hour 2017: Is just one hour enough?

in Out there by Peter Sherwood, 1 March 2017
On March 25, we’ll be turning off our lights from 8.30pm to 9.30pm. But to save the planet what we really need is a change of heart. Peter Sherwood reports.

Something a little different: Introducing the delights of Polish cuisine

in Lifestyle by Monika Carruthers, 1 March 2017
Through well-loved family recipes focused on farm-fresh produce, Monika Carruthers introduces the delights of Polish cuisine.

Family vacation: Child-friendly holiday destinations in South East Asia

in Escapes by Kate Farr, 1 March 2017
Thanks to the warmth of the locals and all the activities on offer, South East Asian travel can be a blast for kids. Kate Farr explores some dedicatedly child-friendly destinations.

Tidy up time: Quick and easy ways to keep your home clutter free

in Family Matters by Kate Farr, 1 March 2017
All out of storage solutions? Try these quick and easy ways to keep your home clutter free. Kate Farr reports.

Opening eyes: Life with a guide dog in Hong Kong

in Talking Points by Sam Agars, 1 March 2017
Sam Agars chats with two long-term DBers in a bid to understand what life with a guide dog is like, and what the community can do to help make their lives just that little bit easier.

Learning from the past: The importance of history to a child's education

in Family Matters by Trisha Hughes, 1 March 2017
Acknowledging the importance of history to a child’s education, Trisha Hughes, one of this year’s mentors in the Around DB and Life on Lantau Young Writer’s Competition, explains why the best stories never get old.

Mark O'Reilly: A tribute

in Moments by arounddb, 1 March 2017
“An amazing man who filled the lives of many with love, laughter and fun. He will forever remain in the hearts of those he touched.” It’s clear that Discovery Bay International School (DBIS) teacher Sarah Beattie speaks for many when she pays tribute to her colleague and friend Mark O’Reilly, who tragically passed away while on a school ski trip in Switzerland in early…

Artistic vision: Tips from top photographers on getting that perfect shot

in Infocus by Sam Agars, 1 March 2017
Sharing the tricks of the trade with Sam Agars, three top local photographers explain just what it takes to capture that perfect shot.

Let's dance: Expanding DB's fitness landscape

in Profile by Elizabeth Kerr, 1 March 2017
Alyona Zarnitsyna and Ivailo Tonchev’s passion for ballroom dancing is allowing them to expand DB’s fitness landscape. Elizabeth Kerr reports.
New DB bus schedules

New DB bus routes to come into effect on Saturday February 25

in News by aroundb, 23 February 2017
Transport in and around DB is set to undergo an overhaul this weekend, as the existing bus terminus closes to facilitate planned development works at DB Plaza.
Student reading books

Activists call for more to be done to prevent student suicides as two children die within five days

in News by arounddb, 22 February 2017
Activists and politicians have this week renewed calls for the government to step up efforts to prevent student suicides in Hong Kong.

Hike to help clean the Lantau trail this weekend

in News by arounddb, 22 February 2017
Tired of seeing trash strewn along Hong Kong’s beautiful trails, former DB resident Wika Rawson has set herself an impressive challenge to clean up four of Hong Kong’s major hiking routes, including our very own Lantau trail.
DBIS Food Fair 2017

Remember your reusables for the DBIS International Food Fair!

in News by arounddb, 22 February 2017
The annual DBIS International Food Fair, a highlight on the DB social calendar, takes place this Saturday, February 25.
Weather Hong Kong February 2017

Temperatures set to drop towards the weekend

in News by arounddb, 21 February 2017
Temperatures are set to take a tumble over the next few days, as a cold front moves towards the south China coast.
Missing Thai lady Lantau

Police appeal for information after woman goes missing on Lantau

in News by arounddb, 20 February 2017
Police have appealed to the public to come forward with any information they may have regarding a Thai woman who has gone missing in South Lantau.
Eggs banned from UK in HK

Hong Kong bans import of poultry products from areas of Italy, Poland and the UK over avian flu fears

in News by arounddb, 20 February 2017
The Centre for Food Safety (CFS) announced on Friday (February 17) that it has banned the import of poultry meat and products, including eggs, from parts of Italy, Poland and the UK over fears regarding bird flu.
Ngong Ping 360

Ngong Ping cable car sees rise in visitor numbers, despite overall decline in tourism in Hong Kong

in News by arounddb, 17 February 2017
Lantau's Ngong Ping cable car ride saw a 5.5% rise in people using the attraction in 2016, despite an overall decline in tourism in Hong Kong of 4.6%.
Chicken in field

Government issues warning as avian influenza risk increases in Hong Kong

in News by arounddb, 16 February 2017
The government has warned members of the public to be extra vigilant when travelling to the mainland after it was announced that the number of cases of avian influenza has increased significantly compared to previous years.
Hong Kong taxi

Hong Kong taxi fares to rise from April

in News by arounddb, 9 February 2017
Taxi fares in Hong Kong are set to increase from April after the government approved a request from taxi operators to amend pricing.
DBIS

DBIS pays tribute to teacher following tragic incident in Switzerland

in News by arounddb, 6 February 2017
The Head of Discovery Bay International School (DBIS) has today paid tribute to Mark O'Reilly, a much-loved teacher at the school who sadly died whilst on the school ski trip in Switzerland at the weekend.
Hong Kong Food Trucks

Food trucks driving into Hong Kong

in News by arounddb, 3 February 2017
Calling all foodies! Today sees the launch of the government's new Food Truck scheme, which will see 16 food vendors operating at eight different locations across the city.
Victoria Harbour

January 2017 officially the hottest on record in Hong Kong

in News by arounddb, 2 February 2017
January 2017 was officially the hottest January on record in Hong Kong, according to a statement issued by the Hong Kong Observatory this week.
Young Writer's Competition 2017

The Young Writer's Competition 2017 is now open!

in News by arounddb, 1 February 2017
Calling all budding young writers! The Around DB and Life on Lantau Young Writer's Competition 2017, sponsored by Bookazine, is now open for entries!
Hiker dies on Lantau

Hiker dies after falling down cliff on Lantau

in News by arounddb, 1 February 2017
A hiker has died after falling down a cliff near Ngong Ping on Lantau earlier this week.
Pui O beach

Pui O Beach campsite revamp

in HOT OFF THE PRESS by arounddb, 1 February 2017
South Lantau residents and those travelling to the area can expect a treat as the weather warms up later in 2017, since the Pui O Beach Campsite is undergoing a revamp.
Valentines Day Race Lantau

Love on the run: The LBC Valentines Race 2017

in INSIDER by Samantha Wong, 1 February 2017
Lantau Base Camp extended its reach with an inaugural all-female race in January, and its annual Valentine’s dash continues to attract a passionate following. Samantha Wong reports.
Air pollution Lantau

Getting a lungful: Just how bad is Lantau's air quality?

in Spotlight by Henry Benjamin, 1 February 2017
Air pollution is on the rise in densely populated cities across the globe, and you only have to look out the window to see that this includes Hong Kong. But living on Lantau, many of us believe we are protected from the worst of the smog. Henry Benjamin investigates.
Valentine's Day

Stupid Cupid: Romantic love and the marriage game

in Out there by Peter Sherwood, 1 February 2017
As Valentine’s Day approaches, Peter Sherwood reflects on romantic love and the marriage game.

Treats that can't be trumped: All-American supper recipes

in Lifestyle by arounddb, 1 February 2017
This traditional all-American supper menu is guaranteed to hit the spot and put a smile on everyone’s face.

Pacific Paradise: Your guide to holidays in Hawaii

in Escapes by Cecilia Yee, 1 February 2017
A cinematographer’s dream, not to mention a bucket-list destination for everyone from surfers to volcanologists, Hawaii will have you at aloha. Cecilia Yee reports.
Valentine's ideas

Love is in the air: Celebrating Valentine's Day with the whole family

in Family Matters by Kate Farr, 1 February 2017
With easy-to-make solutions for cards, bouquets and treats, Kate Farr looks into celebrating Valentine’s Day with the whole family.
Preparing kids for university

Skills for life: The top five skills that teens need for future success

in Talking Points by Barbara Cooper, 1 February 2017
How equipped is your child for university and beyond? Barbara Cooper outlines the top five skills modern teens need for future success.
Discovery Bay Hong Kong

Balancing act: How can we portray the right message to our kids about health and fitness?

in Family Matters by Trisha Hughes, 1 February 2017
Being fit and fabulous is one thing but, in pursuing health and happiness, we need to be sure we are sending the right messages to our kids. Trisha Hughes reports.

Financial management 2017: Advice on how to invest in the equities market

in Infocus by John Parsons, 1 February 2017
When it comes to equities, it isn’t about timing the market but rather time in the market. John Parsons of Parsons White Wealth Management advises that doing nothing is often best.

The Water Boy: Bringing fitness and essential skills to the residents of DB

in Profile by Elizabeth Kerr, 1 February 2017
Banker-turned-coach Olivier Baillet marries business and charity to bring fitness and empowerment to fellow residents. Elizabeth Kerr reports.

Instrumental connections: Mui Wo resident Jimmy Denis talks ukuleles

in Persona by Elizabeth Kerr, 1 February 2017
French transplant and Mui Wo resident Jimmy Denis is on a mission to extend the ukulele’s unlikely renaissance to Hong Kong – one pluck at a time. Elizabeth Kerr reports.
Storytelling

We Storytellers: How stories are at the heart of every human interaction

in Spotlight by Sharon Lesley Le Roux, 1 February 2017
Everyone enjoys a good story and we are all natural-born storytellers. Sharon Lesley Le Roux, one of this year’s mentors in the Around DB and Life on Lantau Young Writer’s Competition, reports.
Sophrology

Practice makes perfect: What is Sophrology and how can it help you?

in HEALTH & FITNESS by Samantha Wong, 1 February 2017
Simple and easy to learn, Sophrology aims to help people live more consciously, with their minds and bodies in harmony. Samantha Wong reports.
Lap Sap Wan Hong Kong

Sky News launches Ocean Rescue campaign with live broadcast from polluted Hong Kong beach

in News by arounddb, 26 January 2017
Sky News launched a new campaign this week targeted at reducing the amount of waste in our oceans, reporting from one of Hong Kong's worst-affected beaches to demonstrate the scale of the problem.
Lantau cattle collars

One Collar One Life: Helping keep Lantau's cattle safe

in News by arounddb, 24 January 2017
One of the biggest threats to South Lantau's cows and buffalos is the ever-increasing number of cars on our roads. With cattle roaming freely, they are at risk from careless drivers at any time of the day, however that risk increases significantly in the dark.
WWII bomb in Hong Kong

Residents evacuated after unexploded WWII bomb is discovered on Hong Kong Island

in News by arounddb, 24 January 2017
Dozens of building workers and residents in Pokfulam were evacuated from their homes on Monday after an unexploded bomb was uncovered on a construction site.

Cargo plane travelling from Hong Kong to Turkey crashes in Kyrgyzstan, killing 32

in News by arounddb, 16 January 2017
At least 32 people have died after a cargo plane crashed into a village near Kyrgyzstan's Manas airport earlier today.

The place we call home: Discovery Bay

in News by arounddb, 13 January 2017
A fantastic drone video of Discovery Bay captured by Chi Keung Luk, attracted attention on social media in the last week.

Almost a third of traffic accidents in Hong Kong in 2016 involved pedestrian injuries

in News by arounddb, 12 January 2017
Recent statistics by the Hong Kong Police Force reveal that almost a third of traffic accidents in Hong Kong in 2016 involved the injury of pedestrians.

'Fake' rice suspected to be found in two Hong Kong restaurants

in News by arounddb, 11 January 2017
Be careful what you eat as two local restaurants in Hong Kong are currently under investigation by the Food and Environmental Hygiene Department (FEHD) for serving 'fake' rice.

Celebrate Ocean Park's 40th Anniversary with a 90% discount for Hong Kong residents

in News by arounddb, 11 January 2017
Looking to visit Ocean Park with your kids before the Chinese New Year holidays? Ocean Park is offering a special discounted price for Hong Kong residents!

Better 'air days' recorded in Hong Kong last year, according to the Environmental Protection Department

in News by arounddb, 6 January 2017
2016 has ended on a positive note, with Hong Kong's air quality showing an improvement over the last 12months, according to a report released by the Environmental Protection Department (EPD) yesterday.

Female scalloped hammerhead shark dies at Ocean Park

in News by arounddb, 3 January 2017
If you were planning to visit Ocean Park in the next couple of days, take note that The Grand Aquarium exhibit may be closed as a female scalloped hammerhead shark was found dead yesterday morning.

New Year versus eternity: 2017 and the great unknown

in Out there by Peter Sherwood, 1 January 2017
To kick off 2017, Peter Sherwood gets to grips with the meaning of life.

Beware what you wear: How the fabrics you choose can affect your health

in Family Matters by Sam Agars, 1 January 2017
Without knowing it, parents are exposing their children to toxic chemicals in clothing that could have serious consequences for their health. Sam Agars reports.

Look to the future: The changing face of Discovery Bay

in Infocus by Sam Agars, 1 January 2017
For years the development of DB has polarised opinion and today is no different with residents quick to share their thoughts. Sam Agars reports.