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Radio 3 Highlights
On Letter to Hong Kong, legislator Albert Chan reflects on the Court of Final Appeal's decision on new immigrant's right to social security.
This week on Asian Threads, Reenita talks with Cindy Chan about solstice celebrations in Hong Kong and Radha Rathke about Lohri, a Punjabi festival in January with similar roots.
The Gaybourhood Xmas Special!
This Saturday it's the first ever The Gaybourhood Xmas Special! Its chat meets Xmas tunes meets comedy! When one host warns the other that getting too edgy with the Playlist could put the entire Gaybourhood on Santa's naughty list, chaos ensues when a mysterious guest gatecrashes the show with only one thing on their mind- to save Gay Xmas!"
The MTR Challenge!
On December the 30th, Something For the Weekend's Tim Littlechild and Chantel Shafie will be attempting to set an official GUINNESS WORLD RECORD by traveling on the train to every single MTR (subway) station, in under 9 hours. That's 84 stops. They are raising as much money as possible for this year's Operation Santa Claus, using a special and highly secret computer formula, hand-crafted by our very own "Techy Tom". YOU can sponsor them by going to the dedicated website, or just hand over your donation to them on the train! For updates and more details, please visit HERE.
Congratulations to winners of Hong Kong Top Story Competition 2013
Congratulations to all winners of Hong Kong's Top Story 2013, the writing competition co-organized by SCMP and RTHK. And they are:
First: Bianca Chan
Second: Leanne Ng
Third: Georgia Clayton
Most Creative Award: Choy Tik Man
First: Crystal Koo
Second: John Francis Smith
Third: Hung Ting Ka, Yuri
Most Creative Award: Jo Wilson
For more, please visit HERE.
Operation Santa Claus
Operation Santa Claus 2013 got off to a breezy start on 11 November in a lively launch ceremony held on the rooftop of the new Hong Kong Maritime Museum in Central. The event, which was also broadcast live on Radio 3, highlighted the 18 charities that will benefit from this year's campaign, jointly organised by RTHK and the SCMP. To find out more about all the beneficiaries and how you can help, log on to the dedicated website here.
Our latest: A Scavenger Hunt 2013 on 15 December. Thank you for all participants and helpers.
The OSC Scavenger Hunt
Join the OSC Scavenger Hunt on Sunday 15th December to help the poor and underprivileged.
We need 10-14 teams of 3-4 members, and each will be captained by RTHK and SCMP staff. Armed with a clue sheet and hints from RTHK's morning programme "Something for the Weekend" the race is on to find answers to questions across Hong Kong Island. The team that earns the most points wins!
How can you join? Form your own team of 3-4 members. Donation per team: HK$5,000. You can also take part by sponsoring an RTHK or SCMP team. Deadline for registration is Sunday, 11 December 2013. For more, pease visit: osc.scmp.com. Or call 2680 8159 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Santa on the Beach
Santa on the Beach, a great day of fun at Stanley Main Beach to raise money for Operation Santa Claus on 1st December (Sunday). Corporate teams squared off against some of Hong Kong's up and coming singers, actresses and actors including Kellie Jackie and Lung Siu-kwan. Games includes a Tug of War, Rafting and Wrap and Rush.
Congratulations to Wing Hang Bank - winner of the event. And the first runner went to Toy 'R' us and second runner was Sino Group. Thank you so much for our sponsors, supporting organisations and all volunteers for your effort and help.
|06:00-08:00||Sunday Early Show||Stuart Clarkson|
|08:00-08:15||RTHK News||RTHK Newsroom|
|08:15-08:25||Letter To Hong Kong||-|
|08:25-08:30||Thought for the Week||-|
|08:30-09:00||Asian Threads||Reenita Malhotra Hora|
|09:00-09:30||Sunday Smile||Candice Moore|
|09:30-13:00||Something for the Weekend||Tim Littlechild|
|13:00-13:10||News at One||RTHK Newsroom|
|13:10-16:00||Simon Willson||Simon Willson|
|16:00-18:00||Pinoy Life||Aileen Alonzo and Jun Concepcion|
|18:00-18:15||News At Six||RTHK Newsroom|
|18:15-18:30||Hong Kong Heritage||Annemarie Evans|
|18:30-18:45||Reflections From Asia||Harvey Stockwin|
|19:00-20:00||Saptahik Sandesh||Chura Thapa|
|20:00-21:00||Hong Kong Ki Shaam||Abid Ali Baig|
|21:00-22:00||Pete's Christmas Collection||Peter King|
|22:00-02:00||Sunday Late||Kevin Lewis|