Jerry Francis is a former Journalist with the New Straits Times and was Regional Editor based in Ipoh for a good many years. Travelling with his photographer Thomas Wong Tuck [...]
This newly published book tells stories about Ipoh around 1957 and Merdeka when Malaya was in a time of change with the British on their way out and Malayans ruling [...]
In 1920, Wong Jee Seong (Wong), an immigrant from China, was employed as a bank clerk in Ipoh, earning the princely sum of $28 per month. In those days this [...]
"A good storyteller never lets the facts get in the way.” Dave Allen, Comedian. Before the Japanese invasion in 1941, there was plenty of entertainment for Ipoh people although many [...]
This Story is translated from the book by Mr. Choo Choong Yin's Book on Ipoh and its stories, written in Chinese. The year was 1986. There was a coffeeshop [...]
The stylish modernity of Ipoh owes it to some landmark buildings by B M Iversen, a Danish architect who came to Malaya in 1928 and started his own practice in [...]
In response to a request herewith our version of the history of ACS Ipoh. If you believe we have made any mistakes please let us know. "The Anglo-Chinese Boys School [...]
Tan Sri Dato Seri Yuen Yuet Leng, a Perakian and Police Officer extraordinary. Author of Operation Ginger and Nation Before Self, both being compulsive reading. We recommend them.
But can you name them all please?
But when was it and what were they celebrating?
But can anyone name them for us please?
Definitely Ipoh, but who are they? We would dearly love to know.