It's beginning to look like Chinese New Year, everywhere you go. You hear songs of prosperity, at every mall that you go, its the cheerful kind that sets your hearts [...]
Picture courtesy of Janet Ferguson & Nellie Cumming Field trips are usually educational and fun. Visiting an open cast tin mine? Couldn't have been more educational and fun could it? A picture [...]
It was definitely a pleasant surprise to have the boy and gals from the Ipoh Classic Car Club in Old Town this morning. They parked their beauties at the corner [...]
source: NSTP Back row, L-R: T.John, Foong Kam Choy, Ahmad NazariCentre row, L-R: Chan Tuck Choy, R. Anthony, Wong Kim SengFront row, L-R: Liew Fee Yuen, Loh Kam Fook, Ramadas [...]
A photo of a Military Band in Ipoh taken in 1951, we believe this is the Chamberlain Road round-about but are not 100 percent sure if it is. Anyone recognizes [...]
A picture possibly depicting a policeman or a home guard patrolling a street in Chemor in the 1950s after the declaration of the Malayan Emergency two years earlier.
Sometime last year we gave all of you hints about a project of ours - at No. 1 Treacher Street (Jalan Bijih Timah) in Old Town. Yes, the blue building [...]
source: Road to Nationhood, NSTP In September 1955, the Malayan Traffic Policemen rode on new 120mph motorcycles. Here we have a group of them at the Ipoh Railway Station. Talk [...]
Interested in connecting with aspiring writers? Sharpened Word is back and they are meeting at the Sepaloh Art Gallery on the 16th of January at 2:30pm. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/sharpenedword.kinta
Were you a fan of the famed cat eye lens glasses / sunglasses? (picture below) It is said that this style was made popular by stars like Marilyn Monroe and [...]
source: NSTP Sometime ago, the NST featured the Taiping Central Market - which was built between 1884 & 1885. Yes, the market is 130 years old! The above picture [...]
Wishing our followers a very happy 2016 from all of us here at Ipoh World! May the year 2016 be a great one for all.