Run 2089 - The Bridge on the River Ng Tung
The towering triumph of age over beauty, from the makers of "Lawrence of Arabia". An adventure unlike any other.
Date: Sunday 14 October 2018
Time: 1600 hours = 4pm
Run Start Location: The Bridge on the River Ng Tung, Ho Sheung Heung Road, Lo Wu
Start: The Bridge
Trail: A to A
For Posh Nobs in Cars: Take Route 9 and exit onto Castle Peak Road (Chau Tau). Turn onto Ho Sheung Heung Road and head for the Lo Wu Correctional Institution
Public Transport from Sheung Shui MTR: Green Minibus 51K to Lo Wu Correctional Services prison for women. Unless recently found guilty of a crime punishable by incarceration, and you're a woman, probably best to get off just before the prison.
Nearest MTR: Technically Lo Wu, but easier to use Sheung Shui
Nearest Decent Pub: King's Belly
Best Parking: Either side of the bridge, probably on the Ho Sheung Heung Road side
Buckets: Golden Balls
OnOn: A march to the tune of "Colonel Bogey" to the nearest dai pai dong
Catch of the Day's Comment: "You build blidge now!"
Lieutenant Colonel Nicholson's Comment: "What have I done?"