Archives 2015-16

Fri, Mar 31

Ferry fares up 20+%, fare concessions end today

Mon, Mar 20

Chow Yun-fat in bid to help Lamma puppies  (Asia Times)

3/15-5/5

YSW Playground/Football Pitch closed for Chinese Opera

Mon, Mar 13

Doctors Without Borders fundraiser trash  (HK Free Press)

Thu, Mar 3

Restaurant/Bar News:  Waterfront, Island BarJing Jing, Bombay, Just Kitchen, Lamma Grill, Blue Goose Tavern

Tue, Jan 17

Lammaites #StartMeUpHKFest17  (SCMP)

Wed, Jan 11

'Years of Living Dangerously'  (Sigourney Weaver visiting Lamma Power Station) @ Nat Geo channel (NOW TV)

Thu, Jan 5

Bike Clearance @ YSW Ferry Pier & Library

Thu, Jan 3

Restaurant/Bar News:

Just Kitchen, Waterfront, Island BarJing Jing, Bella Vista, Corner 84, Cath's Bar, Blue Goose Tavern, Happy Papaya

Sat, Dec 31

Hong Kong's everyday heroes of 2016: Jo and Nick  (SCMP)

Fri, Dec 30

H-J Roedelius gig  (Nick the Bookman)

Sat, Dec 28

Provisional North Lamma Public Library opens

Fri, Dec 23

Responses to felled Lamma tree  (HKFP)

Thu, Dec 22

Lamma environmentalist confronts tree felling  (HKFP)

Thu, Dec 22

Open Space Gig ~ Dec 10/11  (Nick the Bookman)

Thu, Dec 15

'Turkish Pizza House' closed down today

Wed, Dec 14

Michael Rother in Concert  (Nick the Bookman)

Wed, Dec 7

'Biking, running and treasure hunts as day of fun on Lamma builds community bonds'  (SCMP - SCMP.tv)

Wed, Dec 7

Operation Santa Claus: Funds raised

Tue, Dec 6

Clockenflap review  (Nick the Bookman)

Fri, Dec 2

Lamma Community - Operation Santa Claus on Dec 3/4  (RTHK)

Thu, Nov 17

Lamma Fun Day Music review  (Nick the Bookman)

Tue, Nov 15

Ferry fares to go up  (SCMP)

Sun, Nov 13

Lamma Fun Day '16: Pictures!

Fri, Nov 11

'Eating Smoke' radio/podcastby several (ex-)Lammaites  (RTHK)

Thu, Nov 10

Trash polluting beaches in South Lamma and HK  (CNN)

Sat, Nov 12

Lamma Fun Day Beach Music Festival  (Foodie World)

Sat, Nov 12

Lamma Fun Day: Events & Happenings...

Sat, 10/29

Island Spirit on Show at Fun Day  (SCMP)

Fri, 10/28

Leisure Time in HK's Backyard  (World Tourism Cities Federation)

Fri, 10/21

Typhoon Haima: Ferry schedules:  HKKF - Tsui Wah - Chuen Kee

Thu, 10/20

The Hunter, the Bookman and the Hip & Happy Hippy

Wed, 10/19

Lamma's PIRATE, featured this month in FOUR magazines!

Wed, 10/19

Lamma Fun Day: Declutter for Charity! Events & Happenings...

Mon, 10/10

Restaurant/Bar News:  Island BarWaterfront, Jing Jing

Wed, 10/5

Ten must-do Hong Kong hikes: Lamma  (Southside HK mag)

Wed, 10/5

Four years on, still no report into ferry deaths  (SCMP)

Mon, 10/3

Endangered turtles rescued off Lamma  (SCMP)

Mon, 9/27

Restaurant/Bar News:  Island Bar Waterfront, Jing Jing,
LoSo Kitchen, Lamma Ginger Beer, Cath's Bar exhibition, Taipeng Spice
(333 posts in our Lamma Bar/Restaurants news forum!)

Mon, 9/12

Rural Issues/Village House discussion  (RTHK's Backchat)

Mon, 9/5

Open Space party ~ review by Nick the Bookman

Sat, 9/3

Lamma Ginger Beer  (Headline, HK free newspaper)

Tue, 8/30

World's most surprising hiking destination?  (Telegraph UK)

Fri, 8/26

Bar & Restaurant News: Island Bar, Waterfront, Jing Jing, Carlito's Away, Taipeng Spice popup

Fri, 8/19

Gold Award for "Fisherfolks' Chilli Crab" (DiscoverHongKong.com - Facebook: Rainbow)

Mon, 8/15

Lamma Beer  ("HK's New Brew Scene": Wall Street Journal)

 

That Papa  (Sassy Mama, featuring a Pak Kokian and his daughter)

Fri, 8/12

Bar & Restaurant News: Waterfront, Island Bar, Blue Goose, Lamma Grill

Sat, 8/6

Ten Places to Watch the Rio Olympics  (Localliz)

Tue, 8/2

Typhoon Nida @ Lamma: Pics & Videos

Wed, 7/27

Lamma Reggae Festival: Behind the Scenes

Mon, 7/25

Catch a Pokemon on Lamma: Win a free lunch & drinks!

Fri, 7/22

Lamma Reggae Festival #2: Nick's review

Tue, 7/19

Last Straw Movement in Lamma Bars & Restaurants

 

'Favourite Hong Kong restaurants of Bobsy...'  (SCMP)

Mon, 7/18

Pokemon Go on Lamma?

Sat, 7/16

'Hong Kong is destroying itself'  (Living Lamma in SCMP)

Fri, 7/15

Lamma Calendar 2017: Your photos?

 

Nick the Bookman's review: Psycho in Mongkok/Shatalene/Cowboys

Thu, 7/14

Lamma Calendar's Yellow Pages now online

Wed, 7/13

'Crazy things I see on Lamma that I still can't explain'

Fri, 7/1

Ferry fares Central - YSW/Sok Kwu Wan REDUCED

 

10 Years of Banyan Bay Cafe

Mon, 6/27

Lamma Ferry Crash: marine official jailed 16 months

Sat, 6/25

'Fish for Trash' Aberdeen Harbour Cleanup today

Sat, 6/18

Nick the Bookman: 'Lamma's number one hippie'  (SCMP)

Fri, 6/17

Sewage pipe works @ Fishermen's Village

Mon, 6/13

Giant Grouper campaign updates

Sat, 6/11

Lamma parents fight for vital playground upgrades  (SCMP)

Fri, 6/10

Draw the Best YSW Playground Competition

 

More Incense Tree Vandalism

Mon, 6/6

'Best of Harry'  (SCMP)

 

An adorable community of aging hippies, expats and dreadlocked Gen Y'ers  (Huffington Post)

Sun, 6/5

Mother Child Healthcare Clinic Petition

Sat, 6/4

Lamma's Internet: DAB press conference

Fri, 6/3

Nick the Bookman: 'Mad as Hell...!'

Thu, 5/30

Pak Kok Ferry Pier Questionnaire

Thu, 5/26

Broadband Investigation Survey

Wed, 5/25

Uncle Moon Biking Lamma - Kowloon City  (Apple Daily video)

Thu, 5/19

Ferry Fare Concessions, Jul-Dec 2016  (HKKF - SCMP - Facebook)

Sat, 5/14

Littering Lamma Drama  (HKFP)

Mon, 5/9

Beach Cinema 2  (photos, feedback)

Sat, 5/7

Tai Peng Regent Store reopening

Wed, 5/4

KPMG Lamma 500 2016 video

Mon, 5/2

Lamma 500 Dragon Boat Festival: Pics & Results  (Localiiz)

Thu, 4/28

SURVEY: Pleasure Travel by Expats  (HK Polytechnic U)

Wed, 4/27

Catch a dragon boat race this long weekend on Lamma  (Coconuts)

Mon, 4/25

SCMP Video of the Week: Harry's View  (SCMP)

Fri, 4/22

The Island Series: Lamma Guide  (Localiiz)

Mon, 4/18

Suicide in Lamma 'hotel'  (Apple Daily)

Sat, 4/16

'Subsidised Hong Kong ferry firms to cut fares due to excessive profits amid low oil prices'  (SCMP)

Fri, 4/15

'Ferry firms to offer discounts'  (RTHK)

 

'Rugby Rambles'  (Nick the Bookman}

Thu, 4/14

'Enforcing life jacket laws on Lamma disaster ferry'

Wed, 4/6

No more paywall on SCMP.com!

 

'This Charming Man' - Barnaby Bruce interview (Time Out HK)

Tue, 4/5

'Open Space Gigs' - review by Nick the Bookman

Mon, 4/4

Vhils: DEBRIS exhibition @ Central Ferry Pier 4: "Best Art Show"

Wed, 3/30

What community project to realise for $50K?

Tue, 3/22

Ferry Pier 4 Rooftop exhibition starts: DEBRIS

Sat, 3/19

Free ads on this cover page?

Mon, 3/7

DickStock 2016 pictures & Nick the Bookman review

Mon, 3/7

Another burglary in Po Wah Yuen

Mon, 3/7

Signature campaign for YSW Ferry Pier shelter

Mon, 3/7

Olive Leaf brunches/cooking classes  (SCMP paywall)

Sun, 3/6

Song about Harry Harrison, by Steve James of RTHK!

Thu, 3/3

Preorder your DickStock T-shirts!

Wed, 3/2

Hedgie the Day Dreaming Hedgehog: A Nighttime Adventure

Thu, 2/25

Ferry Disaster: Ex-marine inspector jailed for 15 months

Wed, 2/17

7-0-X ~ Space Stories - by Nick the Bookman

Fri, 2/12

Power Station Beach underwater photos!

Fri, 2/5

Falling asleep on the ferry? Experiences

Wed, 2/3

Lamma Bear Camp team opened own gym (SCMP)

Mon, 2/1

Ex-official found guilty in Lamma Ferry Disaster

Fri, 1/29

Morris Dancers in Sok Kwu Wan  (Facebook, HK Heritage)

Thu, 1/28

CNY Party in Sok Kwu Wan, feat. Lamma VIPs

Mon, 1/25

Body found in 'Party House' (between Tai Peng-Pak Kok)

 

New Power Station Beach Sitting-out Area

Sun, 1/24

Floor tiles cracking/lifting in Village Houses

Sat, 1/23

2 More Tree Poachers Arrested

Fri, 1/22

Nick the Bookman review: Lamma Mad Circus, NY Eve

Wed, 1/20

$3 Billion Construction Project on Lamma

 

Lamma Dragons Newsletter

Tue, 1/19

Free ads on this home page - end Feb!

Mon, 1/18

Lamma Police Corner: Crime Prevention

Fri, 1/15

Police Corner Survey

 

New "Canaan Kitchen"

 

Four Peaks Race details

Thu, 1/14

Local event posters in Chinese only!?

Mon, 1/11

Lamma Calendar Sale!

Wed, 1/6

Police photos of incense tree poaching in Tai Wan Old Village

Mon, 1/4

5 incense tree poachers arrested!

Sun, 1/3

Photos from Lamma Mad Circus NYE Festival 2015

Sat, 1/2

Lamma Forest story & video  (Ming Pao Weekly)

 

Last day of Regent shop in Tai Peng

Thu, 12/31

New Year's Eve:  Menus - Parties - Ferry schedules

Wed, 12/30

Hiker collapsed & died (51, brain surgeon, Queen Mary Hospital)

Tue, 12/29

Ferry schedules for New Year's Eve

Wed, 12/23

"My Garden - My Friend", paperback by Dave Sanders  (Amazon)

Mon, 12/21

Christmas/New Year Set Menus in YSW!

Tue, 12/15

HK Electric to Reduce Tariff for 2016

 

3 construction machines burnt at night in Tai Wan Nam

 

Gluten-free grieving: A last lunch at 'Life'  (Coconuts HK)

Sat, 12/12

Worldwide Orders of Lamma Calendar 2016!

Fri, 12/11

Lamma Beer Club ~ every Thursday

Wed, 12/9

Death Knell for Life Cafe  (SCMP)

Sun, 12/6

Clockenflap review ~ by Nick the Bookman

Thu, 11/26

Yung Shue Long Farmer's Shack: gone

 

New Aberdeen ferry pontoon

Thu, 11/19

RIP, Granny Chan, Oct 29, 2015

Thu, 11/19

Lamma Fun Day review by Nick the Bookman

Wed, 11/18

Faster Internet on Lamma update

Thu, 11/12

Po Toi Islands turned into country parks?

Wed, 11/11

Worldwide Orders of Lamma Calendar 2016!

Tue, 11/10

Lamma Fun Day Results  (from CWS)

Mon, 11/9

Another snake bite and hospitalisation

Wed, 11/4

Lamma Police Corner  (by Police Chief)

Tue, 11/3

Lamma Fun Day article/video  (Little Steps Asia)

Sat, 10/31

'Drive Electric Vehicles, Charge Easy'  (HK Electric)

Thu, 10/29

Halloween events on Lamma!

Wed, 10/28

'Why Gordon Ramsay is not a TV Chef'  (Andrew Dembina, Le Pan)

Tue, 10/27

Yu Lai Fan re-elected Lamma & Po Toi District Councilor

Sun, 10/25

6:40am ferry YSW-Central: Sign the petition

Wed, 10/21

Lamma Calendar 2016: Pre-order worldwide!

Tue, 10/20

'Secret Island Party' review, by Nick the Bookman

Thu, 10/29

Halloween events on Lamma!

Wed, 10/28

'Why Gordon Ramsay is not a TV Chef'  (Andrew Dembina, Le Pan)

Tue, 10/27

Yu Lai Fan re-elected Lamma & Po Toi District Councilor

Sun, 10/25

6:40am ferry YSW-Central: Sign the petition

Wed, 10/21

Lamma Calendar 2016: Pre-order worldwide!

Tue, 10/20

Secret Island Review, by Nick the Bookman

Sat, 10/17

Island residents getting left behind internet  (SCMP)

Sat, 10/17

2 of 3 District Council candidates rejected

Fri, 10/16

Pak Kok Ferry Pier incident last Sun: Ferry co. replies

Fri, 10/16

Lamma drama on Central-YSW Ferry

Fri, 10/16

Turtle Beach trespassers

Fri, 10/16

District Council election news/forum  (Eng - Chin)

Thu, 10/15

Broadband on Outlying Islands: HKT meeting  (Lantau Confidential - FB)

Tue, 10/13

Lamma Photo Competition: awards ceremony  (FB video)

Mon, 10/12

Over 100 passengers evacuated [in Pak Kok] after Cheung Chau ferry takes on water  (HK Free Press, all photos by L-G)

Sun, 10/11

Flooding/fire/electrical problems on Aberdeen-Cheung Chau ferry, docking in Pak Kok  (photos on FB)

Thu, 10/8

Open Space DJ Gig ~ Review by Nick the Bookman

Wed, 10/7

PRESS clippings of publicity-savvy Lamma Artist

Tue, 10/6

Lamma Fun Day 2015: When, What, Who!

Mon, 10/5

Aberdeen Ferry Fare Increases

Sun, 10/4

Blue Goose, Lamma Grill, Bombay: YSW Bar & Restaurant News

Thu, 10/1

Three years after Lamma tragedy, victims' kin still seek answers

Sun, 9/27

Aberdeen Ferry Fare Increases

Tue, 9/22

Tanya Piratay in The Exquisite Edge  (FB)

Mon, 9/21

Harry Harrison exhibition: PANDAMIC  (forum, SCMP)

Sun, 9/20

Lamma's Next Supermodel: Jean Gorguet?  (FB)

Fri, 9/18

Lamma Ferry Collision, YSW-Central  (forum, HK Free Press)

Thu, 9/17

Bike Clearance @ YSW Ferry Pier till Thai Rest.

Wed, 9/16

Happy Mondays & Lamma Reggae Fest reviews, by Nick the Bookman

Wed, 9/16

Bombay Bar & Rest.: YSW Bar & Restaurant News

Mon, 9/14

Islands' Digital Dark Age  (forum, SCMP)

Sun, 9/13

Allegra's Ambition run/walk  (FB)

Thu, 9/10

Police Corner, Sep '15:  Mid-Autumn Festival, phone deception

Wed, 9/10

The Muddy Road: A Zen Story for children, by Lamma Author/Illustrator

Sun, 9/6

Lamma Events: 2. Bike Clearance, Mid-Autumn, Fun Day,...

Mon, 8/24

Lamma Reggae Festival photos  (forum, FB)

Fri, 8/21

A cheaper & nastier version of DBay?  (forum, FB)

Wed, 8/19

Your photo in the Lamma Calendar 2016?  (forum, FB)

Tue, 8/18

Outer islands underground night spots: Open Space  (Time Out HK)

Mon, 8/17

Top 10 Things To Do in HK: #1: Lamma  (Localiiz)

Thu, 8/13

YSW ferry pier clearance today  (forum, FB)

Tue, 8/11

Calling all Lamma Businesses & Entrepeneurs!  (forum, FB)

Sat, 8/8

New ferry route from Aberdeen  (forum, FB)

Wed, 8/5

More Lamma events this month

Sun, 8/2

Beware of Telephone Deception  (Eng., Chin.)

Fri, 7/31

YSW Bar & Restaurant News

Thu, 7/30

'Rejected HK$10bn Lamma Island luxury development may be resurrected'  (HK Free Press)

Mon, 7/27

Baroque on Lamma returns  (Apple Daily, translation)

Sat, 7/25

Outrigger Canoeing Recruiting today: postponed

Thu, 7/23

13th Anniversary of Lamma.com.hk

Wed, 7/22

Lightning over Lamma  (FB only)

200mm+ rainfall in North Lamma  (FB only)

Sat, 7/25

Outrigger Canoeing Recruiting today: postponed

Thu, 7/23

13th Anniversary of Lamma.com.hk

Wed, 7/22

YSW Bar & Restaurant News
Lightning over Lamma (FB only)
200mm+ rainfall in North Lamma (FB only)

Mon, 7/20

Lamma's Best Bike Routes (China Highlights)
Secret Alfresco Eating @ The Bay (Little Steps Asia)
HK Electric Interim Results Highlights (PDF)

Sun, 7/19

Lamma Calendar 2016: your photos? (forum - FB)
SheiLAP about puppy dog breeders  (SCMP - FB)

Fri, 7/17

Bike Park soft-opened today (FB - forum)
Fish Farming Culture on Lamma (FB - Time Out mag)

Tue, 7/14

Fire in Wang Long Village (FB only)

Sun, 7/12

Brand-new Lamma Island Facebook group

Sat, 7/11

Chris Bonington hikes on Lamma (forum - SCMP)

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