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Our Town Now

7 April 2018 // 1 Comment

“Little boxes on the hillside, little boxes made of ticky-tacky.” The 1962 Malvina Reynolds song was a political satire on the development of suburbia and conformist middle-class [Read more]

Our Town Now

3 January 2018 // 0 Comments

Bloke named after bank rate: Predictions for 2018: Stand-offish Sai Kung people: Biggest little retailer gets it right: What price the Pier Hotel? Internet kills off friends' businesses. [Read more]

Our Town Now

25 August 2017 // 1 Comment

New name for ex-Steamers: "I didn't spill a drop": Burger battles: New craft beer bar for Old Town. Our intrepid correspondent brings you all the gossip. [Read more]

Our Town Now

2 October 2016 // 0 Comments

Gentleman-about-town Russell Clarke Smith has been taken ill. Seriously, we fear. Russell was one of the town’s quiet presences often seen sitting outside Steamers or in the window at Poets [Read more]