August 2019

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A Protest in Grik

By |2019-05-03T16:32:46+08:00May 5th, 2019|Categories: Events, history, Memories|

Where were you in May 1974? Do you remember an incident, whereby a hundred members of the Communist Party of Malaya (CPM) guerillas gathered and planted explosives which blew up [...]

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Perak Academy Talk

By |2018-05-19T11:21:55+08:00May 19th, 2018|Categories: Events|Tags: |

Synopsis In the best of philosophical tradition, the speaker is not an academic philosopher, and he is not in academia.  He is, however, a philosopher in the sense that he [...]

December 2017

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Man of steel?

By |2017-05-19T16:30:31+08:00May 19th, 2017|Categories: Events, People|

According to the caption of this photo, the man being rammed by a tree trunk (right) is Khoo Way Poon. Perhaps this was a martial-arts demonstration. Do you remember the [...]

March 2017

A Round of Golf anyone?

By |2017-03-20T16:42:44+08:00March 20th, 2017|Categories: People, Sports|

We thank Ruth Iversen Rollitt for the photograph (below). She told us that her late husband Donald Baxter was rather fond of the game of golf. We believe that the [...]

Calling All Movie Buffs!

By |2017-03-07T15:50:38+08:00March 7th, 2017|Categories: Events|

  "Hassan Abd. Muthalib, Toko Seni and Bapa Animasi, was with SW last August,and he agreed to come back and conduct a workshop on movies in Ipoh. This is also [...]

February 2017

Were you there…?

By |2017-02-13T16:13:03+08:00February 13th, 2017|Categories: Events, history, ipoh|

....when the Royal Ipoh Club celebrated its 100 year anniversary? It wasn't that long ago - 1995 to be exact. I'm sure some of you members out there remember something....

November 2016

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Kultar’s Mime

By |2016-05-11T10:06:57+08:00May 11th, 2016|Categories: concerts, Events|

Kultar’s Mime is a devised play that blends painting, poetry, theater, and music to tell the stories of Sikh children who survived the 1984 Delhi massacre organized in the wake [...]

January 2016

November 2015

Siddhartha – The Musical

By |2015-11-04T09:29:56+08:00November 4th, 2015|Categories: concerts, Events|

Fancy watching a musical about Siddhartha? Then contact 05-2820224 / 013-4846625 for tickets and more information. Incidentally, this Filipino group has performed in several countries around the world. Click this [...]

October 2015

Sports Day at ACGS

By |2015-10-13T16:51:21+08:00October 14th, 2015|Categories: childhood, Events, games|

source: Janet Ferguson & Nellie Cumming This was probably taken at a school sports day - most likely the ACGS (Anglo Chinese Girls School) Sports Day! I do wonder is [...]

Calling All WRITERS!

By |2015-10-13T10:21:23+08:00October 13th, 2015|Categories: Events|

  The 1st Sharpened Word Literary Matinee will be held at the Sepaloh Art Centre (Hugh Low Street / Jalan Sultan Iskandar) this Saturday 17th October 2015, from 2 pm [...]

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December 2013

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Fear Of Public Speaking?

By |2013-11-15T08:28:44+08:00November 7th, 2013|Categories: Events|

Fret not, the Toastmasters Club is here to help you! Those interested, please contact the following: YMCA of Ipoh Toastmasters Club; We meet every 2nd. & 4th. Wednesday at 7:45 [...]

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