PENANG TALK LIST

a list of people who have connections with Penang


Anne Churme Collard
 

Posted by: scribequeen@hotmail.com

Hi.. Penang holds such beautiful memories for me.. My late parents, Richard (Uncle Dick!) and May Shuat came from Penang. My beloved brother Frankie Gunter, sis-in-law Genie and their lovely children Jerry and Carole lived there. I still have family and friends who are very dear to me (Wendy, Jaime, Kathy, Debbie and Antoine, Tony and Barbara, and that lovely family the Speldewindes whom I love and miss so much, and many others.) I had two wonderful years teaching at an International School there and till today, am still in touch with many of my old boys and girls, now all grown up and successful and still as sweet. Ohh how I miss Penang and the gorgeous foooood too!! Having said that,I must say that home is where the heart is , and mine is here in lovely Oxford where I now share a home with Bernard (Collard). And beautiful daughter Sue and husband are only an hour away in Cheltenham, and son Richard and daughter-in-law and adorable"cucu" Gabrielle,7, are only a phone call away.



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John and Nora Simkin
 

Posted by: jhsimkin@yahoo.com.au

Hi great web site, I met my wife on my first tour being 77 to 79 got addicted to Rotis. I did a long term attachment for project kedah 81 to 82 and then got a second tour 83 to 86. I was at Base Radio and we did assignments to Kuantan and the gunnery range at Song Song rocks. My wife loved sports and would play tennis and baddy at RAAF hostie and played volleyball and soccer. Great trips to play NZ in Singapore. Had some old cars and especially motorbikes the first was a 650 BSA in a honda 350 frame with police farring alway fixed it at Boon even when it wasn't broken Great steamboats at Boons. Most of the old bikes returned to OZ collectors items hope some are still running.

Well I am lucky I still have a company in KL and visit the very busy Penang now and again as I sell OZ telemetry products to the Water industry. So I get to taste all the great currys, fried bannanas still have those durians everywhere.




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Ricardo Pinto
 

Posted by: ricpinto1962@gmail.com

I'm a Portuguese journalist based in Macau, where I'm publishing a current affairs and lifestyle magazine called Macau Closer. We are publishing in a few days time an article about Penang by American journalist Ron Gluckman, entitled Penang on the rebound. I'm writing you to ask for assistance to get some high-definition photos from your marvelous island, which I first visited back in 1980. We would like to show your heritage, the small commerce in old houses, your fantastic beaches. Thank you for any help you might be able to give us. Best regards,

Ricardo Pinto
Macau Closer Publisher




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Richard Hanbal
 

Posted by: hanbali1@msn.com

I last was in Penang some ten years ago always thought that it is one of the nicest places in the world please keep me up to date with what is happening in Penang for I'm looking frwrd to visit again RH



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Justin
 

Posted by: ghillscp@onthenet.com.au

Hi all. I have just moved to Murwillumbah (NSW), and have come across a war chest belonging to a Sergeant L (i think) Bailey who served with the RAAF at Butterworth Malaysia. Any knowledge regarding this contacting him or his family to return the item would be greatly apprieciated. Thanks all, bye.



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quachee
 

Posted by: quachee@gmail.com

Hi there

Saw yr sites on Penang. Congratulations.

We have 2 proposals for you:

1. We would to invite you/ yr organisation to feature some of your stories & photos to be published in Malaysia's 50 Years Book.

This book is to commemorate & celebrate the nation's 50th birthday and we hope you can be part of it


2. We would like to put your site on the Giant Poster of The Malaysia Page (logo) as a link/ banner exchange.


We look forward to hearing from you.


Warmest regards
QuaChee




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John Tonkin
 

Posted by: letonks@grapevine.com.au

This may be a bit off topic as I lived on the Mainland (Robina Park) when stationed at RAAF Butterworth 1971 -1974 at 478 Maint Squadron. Around Christmas 1973 a RAAF Airman was killed in a motorcycle accident when he was leaving the Boat Club to return to the Base. If anyone has any information relating to this accident and identity of the airman I would greatly appreciate it. Thanks



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John Staker
 

Posted by: john.staker@health.sa.gov.au

Hi, I have just returned from Penang after eight wonderful days holiday. It's like a second home, since I had two postings to Butterworth, one in the 60's and the second in the 80's. Great to see the place again. It has grown something fierce, but the food is still at the right price and travelling on the local buses is the way to go! I lived in Penang in the 60's at Tanjong Bungah, and Jalan Bunga Pudak, but the house has well and truly gone now in deference to high rise apartments.

You don't realise how good Penang is until you have been there and returned home. I think I will buy an apartment and sit on the balcony, adjourning just to have a curry!!

Best wishes to all


John




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Paul Fox
 

Posted by: paul@dymondfox.com

Hi all. Pure chance i found this website. Fascinating to read everyones anecdotes, stories and comments on Penang, esp the barracks. I lived there from 61 to 65 in the barracks. Dad was the senior WO in the Military Police. Judging from my fathers stories the RGJ 43/52nd were great characters, always misbehaving. Names like Hornblower (regimental bandmaster) got whacked on parade by the drill sgt.Joe Newton (colour sgt). Simmonds, Daniels, Hitchmock and Morgan a sgt in the RP (it was his unit they actually used in the film the longest day). They all had children who were friends as i was only eleven when we left. Big thank you to Christine Newton who taught me a great deal. As for the camp, security was a joke there were more locals inside than outside and soldiers outside than inside. Everything social revolved around either the pool or the messes. The school was great, start late finish early. The head was called Webb (naval guy only had one hand) the deputy was called Ramsden.



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patrick
 

Posted by: patdrog@hotmail.com

hello, My name is patrick . Many years ago ilived in penang for 4 years and lost contact with friends in Arratoon road, is the name of the road spelled right? patrick



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simmy sidhu
 

Posted by: simthejatti@gmail.com

omg...what can i say about this paradise. my parents are frm penang, malaysia and i visit my cousins in penang very very often.. so i actually know about penang. penang is mostly famous for the food and believe me the food is AWESOME. My husband, who never been to malaysia, actually loved the malaysian food when we visited in december 2006 & we now he has made this thing in our calendar that malaysia is the best place to get away from winter. im lookin forward to visiting malaysia again this yr.



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csum
 

Posted by: cheesum@ippmy.com

i find the photos on your website really attractive and colourful. It brings up a strong energy and i would like to seek permission to use one of your penang thaipusam photo for one of my project with my customer. Please advise.



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Peter Bray
 

Posted by: pbray@optushome.com.au

(Kids who parents were station at Butterworth) Kids Tour of Duty:- 1964 to 1968
Yes thats right it was my parents who were the Scout & Cub Masters. And yes it was my brother who went under the school bus, from side to side right under with out major injury and didn't tell parents but boy did he cop it when they came home from Easter Bonet party at Hostie. Yes it was us who painted the scout emblem on the flat rock above the back of the school on Penang Hillby the Jap Forts. Have you figured it out yet? It's the Bray Boys. Peter typing, Michael missing on Harvey Bay beaches, missing isn't the correct term he just likes walking up and down the beach every day collecting drift wood and creating small works of art. And for me l got out of the RAAF and moved around the country with my own Security Company then moved to Queensland re married and have 4 kids living the nice life with the family. Good to see all the old family names, talk to you all latter. Peter



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Firoza
 

Posted by: firo95@hotmail.com

I love the pictures in this site. Love Penang for its unique-ness. Currently I am living in the most beautiful country -Maldives and yet I always miss Penang. I just hope Penangites retain Penang's charm and people stay friendly as before.



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Noel Franciscus
 

Posted by: nfranciscus@pchgroup.com.au

hi just visited penang about a month ago had a ball of a time the food was just great. i used to live on the main land a place called prai. if any one who knows where prai or butterworth is please feel free to drop a line would like to keep in touch thanks.



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S Ong
 

Posted by: ong22ong@netscape.net

Lost touch with Sebastian Wong (aka, Y.K. Wong) formerly of Fisheries Dept. in Glugor. If anyone has any info on him please email me as I'd like to get in touch with him. Thank you!



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Pat Thomson nee Liston
 

Posted by: crazyladyjeannie@yahoo.co.uk

I am Pat, daughter of Cecil Prosper Liston of Liston and Co and Dorothy nee Hilton we left Penang in 1956. Three generations of us were born in Penang. Cecil, Prosper or Pop Pop as he was known by many people was a great racehorse owner and prolific winner.

For my seventieth birthday we returned to Penang to present one of the beautiful silver cups he had won with his racehorses to the Turf club museum.

My husband Jock Thomson was killed in the Emergency when working for Rahman Hydraulic and is buried in Western road cemetery along with my Grandmother Isabelle Liston, my great grandmother Edwina Findley and my great uncle Charles Findley....... I hope there are no plans for this cemetery being moved or sold off??

Anyone who knew us, who may be related to us, worked for us or a relative of theirs who may have a tale to tell however insignificant please contact me at the above email .... I would be thrilled to hear from you all.

Fingers crossed.... this was the best time of my life and apart from being evacuated to India in February '42 to Bombay and returning to Penang via Singapore in Dec '45 we stayed until my fathers retirement to the Uk in 1956.

I am particularily trying to find out what happened to Miss Foo, my father's secretary for many years and Doreen Muhkta? latterly working for AA Malaysia.




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Allen Fraser
 

Posted by: alfraser@tpg.com.au

Allen Fraser; arrived on inaugral 707 Charter 1963, on posting to 2 Squadron.

Twin sons born October '63, which gave my Amah, Lim Hiang Eng "great prestige," not to mention the esteem accorded their sire, if the giggles from the visiting Amahs' was any indicatiion?! The twins were blond & blue eyed and it was considered good luck to touch them on their head by the local people.

Regards,

Al Fraser




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Li-Ann
 

Posted by: glids2006@yahoo.com

My husband was originally from Penang. We both live in U.S. for 31 years but have very fond memories of Penang. Wish I can make a trip back every year just to relax and enjoy the food. We were back in year 2006 but stayed only for a short while. Wish I could be back again soon. So much for now until next time.



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Kevin Hartigan
 

Posted by: hartigan_kevin@yahoo.com

My name is Kevin Hartigan from Ipswich, Australia

The reason that I am contacting you is that my wife and myself are planning a trip to Penang from Thailand in late March 2008 for 5 nights/6 days. Have not been there for 30 years! Been searching the hotels in Penang and would prefer a place on the beach that was not too busy. Looking for something that is truely Penang/Malay in style. Can you recommend a place to stay?




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Jackie Hendricks
 

Posted by: jackiechch@hotmail.com

Hi, I have been reading Penang talk for many years now and found some folks through yr website (A priceless feeling) Thanks to you. My name is Jacqueline Hendricks and I would love to get in touch with friends from Convent Green Lane from 1965 to 1969 and Convent Pulau Tikus from 1970. Looking fro the 3 sisters who live at no.6 Burma Cresent Molly,Helen and Nelly Ng. I live in New Zealand now and have returned to Penang many times still love her. Brought all my loves here, my friends, partner, husband and children just want to share with them my love for Penang cheers Jackie



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Su Lin Lewis
 

Posted by: sll53@cam.ac.uk

Hello, I am a Phd student doing research on Penang's social and cultural history, especially its importance as a cosmopolitan port-city in the 1920s and 1930s. If anyone has any information (family histories, memoribilia, photographs, documents) from the period, I would love to hear from you. I'm currently in Penang but will be traveling around the region from now until I return to Cambridge next September.

Many thanks to Kayes for the great site and the mine of information about Penang.




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Alan Eaton
 

Posted by: maanpa@optusnet.com.au

Kayes,we plan to visit KL and Penang next year. I'm ex Miltary having done 3 tours of Rifle company Butterworth,Is there any recent photo's of the Hong Kong bar since it was rebuilt after the fire and how much is a glass of cold anchor beer in Penang.



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Barbara Bugg
 

Posted by: bbugg50@gmail.com

Love Penang, lived in Horizon Towers (Tanjong Bungah), 1999 thru 2003. Looking for dates of Thaipusam in 2008 to arrange a holiday back in Paradise!! Miss everything about Penang, especially the people.



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Lee McGrath
 

Posted by: beecroftlee@yahoo.co.uk

Hi there!

My family and I just came back from our visit to Penang/Singapore. I wish I had found this forum before we went. Although I grew up in Penang, I haven't been back for a visit for too many years and it was such a shock to discover the Penang, I love and remember has almost disappeared.

I guess globalisation hits everywhere, even Penang. I don't begrudge the progress and growth but I do mourned for the Penang I remembered and loved so much. After saying that, I do hope to go back again soon and be reacquainted with my beautiful Penang.

Thanks Kayes for setting up this forum.

Lee




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Ivor Davies
 

Posted by: ivor@ivordavies.co.uk

Lived in Penang as the son of a serving soldier at Minden Barracks from 1962 to 1966, from age 16 to 20. Maybe it was my age but the island seems to be in my blood although I have not yet returned. Mainly worked driving ski boats for the forces (Green Jackets) and would love to hear from anybody who remembers this.

Most of my brothers and sisters have returned and say it has changed a lot but before I do I would like to give my impresions of my memories in the following poetry. (Publish poetry on lit.org and piptalk.com)




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Michael Poushkine
 

Posted by: poush@hotmail.co.uk

I first came to Penang in 1949, as my parents were rubber planters. On arriving at Weld Quay my Mother took me by trishaw to The E&O hotel. What a welcoming. Later I was enrolled at Penang Hill School, later Uplands, where I spent three very happy years. Batu Ferringhi in those days had one hotel, The Lone Pine. I returned a few times when I was at schol in England, but returned in 1960 to work in the rubber industry. I used to play for the Selangor Club at rugby and played at The Penang Sports Club on many occassions. Penang has always been very close to me, and on the two times I visited Australia, always made a point of spending a week or so. A lot has changed, most for the better, but some disapointments. However such are my very fond memories I am actively pursuing the formalities of retiring here. I have many many anecdotes, and would be willing to share with anybody of the same, or even newer generation. Salamat!



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Douglas Reeve
 

Posted by: douglasreeve@optusnet.com.au

Hi, i am looking for some one by the name of Jegan Mohan who we met years ago while visiting Penang and became good friends . i've lost contact with him and his wife over the years (lost phone number and address).i will be in Penang later this year and would love to get in contact if possible.i know it's a long shot but maybe someone can help .Thank you
Doug Reeve



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Ivy Paul-de Souza
 

Posted by: ipds50@yahoo.com

I am Ivy Paul-de Souza, resident of Penang in West Malaysia since birth and have no intention to leave this beautiful island and country. Am hoping that school friends of Convent Light Street years 1957-1967 will keep in touch with me via email.



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Rahni
 

Posted by: rappazz0@bigpond.net.au

I was born in penang in 1987 at the specialists centre. My dad Steve Peters was in the RAAF and we lived in Tanjong Bungah.. i wasnt there very long (left when i was 2) but went back last year (oct 2006) and back again feb 2007... mum placed an ad in the star newspaper to find our amahs and we did!!! have kept in contact with them since!! i love penang so much i am going to stay for a few months later this year

Rahni Peters
Melbourne, Australia!!!




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M Nadaraj
 

Posted by: dsuppiah@bigpond.net au

I was born in Penang and left for Australia in 1975. I have settled here and visit Malaysia especially Penang every 18 to 24 months once. I have alot of friends though some have left for overseas. But the main thing is I love the food. I mean hawker food. Finally the chendol in front of ex Winglook Cafe of Penang Road is something must be the best. To the Hawkers I have this to say. Please, please, for the sake of foreigners DO NOT change your Authentic style. Best wishes to all the hawkers. Nadaraj.M Perth W.A.



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Nawfal
 

Posted by: nawfal1963@yahoo.com

I am Nawfal, 43, Iraqi, married and have 4 children. I have MA in translation from English to Arabic and from Arabic to English. I applied to USM for a PhD in translation. Once I decided for the PhD in Malaysia, I liked Malaysia too much. I became curious for any news about Malaysia and for beautiful Penang in paticular. I have been told that the result for the admission at USM will not take less than 3 months. I think it is very long for me to get the admission and fly to Penang. However, I could not but wait. I usually search the internet websites for information on Penang. I hope to arrive at Penang very soon. thank you.

Nawfal A. Rasool
Mosul, Iraq.




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Christopher Jacob Lim
 

Posted by: clim@norbert.wa.edu.au

I am a true blue Penangite, who was born and bred in Penang. I'm currently staying in Perth, Australia and have always been proud of where I come from. As a Penang born Peranakan of the 6Th genration, I'm still contributing to my culture and heritage on a wider scale through writing articles, plays and do cook when the opportunity comes along.

I miss my home environment, people, food, culture and the easy way of life. I would definitely say that Penang is one of God's perfect creation! I have no doubt about it!

Sincerely,
Christopher J. Lim




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Donald Anthony Purdy
 

Posted by: Purdydon@hotmail.com

Hi, i am about to visit for the second year running, made many good friends out here. fantastic place, friendly people, great food. what could be better?



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Terry R Houghtaling
 

Posted by: hopfinger@att.net

I first visited Penang in 1989 for work. I continued to travel to Penang for 3 months to 14 months stays for work until 2005. I have always loved my experiences there and the wonderful people that I met during those stays. I found the people so friendly and helpful and I always felt like I was going home to the Shangri-La Hotel in Georgetown. The hotel is now a Traders Hotel, but I am sure that some of the same wonderful people are still working there. I hope to return to see my friends, as I have not been there since 2005.



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Sandra Harrison
 

Posted by: sandra.harrison@nzhltransact.co.nz

I was a resident of Penang from 1976 to 1981. I miss Penang very much and any information regarding Penang will be most appreciated. I will be visiting Penang in February 2007, I can't wait!



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Michelle Lim
 

Posted by: michelle_ism@hotmail.com

hi, I am Penang born gal but staying in Singapore after I met my boyfren since 10 years ago. Both of us are now staying in Singapore and back to Penang every two months once to see my parent and mum in law. I missed Penang very much, I hope one day I will go back to this lovely island. I got fren who has left Penang last year due to work and they told me that Penang island is not that fanstastic anymore but whenever the coach i took passby Penang bridge, the sea, the mountain and my sweet home near Komtar, the views in front of me are so gorgeous and lovely, how to pursuade me not to love this beautiful island.

I withness the sea in front of my house balcony from nothing till there was a giant bridge (Penang bridge). I joined the openning ceremony of Penang bridge, I even have the photo which I took at the middle of the bridge with all my cousin sisters whereby now all of us married and staying at different areas. There are lots of memories in Penang...and I am glad ( thank you god) that i was born in this beautiful island many years ago..




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Kaiz Su
 

Posted by: kzsnam@yahoo.com

Kayes,

I was amazed at your vast knowledge about Penang. Especially the history, shops and the people 20-30 years ago. I am really curious, is Penang your home town or did you moved there? Are you Malaysian? The way you know Penang history, I would say you would be around 75 yr old, but the way you cover activities in Penang, and the daily posting in Penang talk, you have the energy of a 20 yr old young chap!@

Excellent site by the way, and the pics.... incredible! Some of the pics.... How do you get in there to get the shots? Do you have a Press Permit or you just know everybody in Penang that you can get into any place? Either way, I'm really impressed. The most detailed info of Penang I have ever come across. Thanks so much for your effort to maintain this site. The pics and info mean a lot to me.




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Mervyn Dunn
 

Posted by: mervyn_dunn@hotmail.co.uk

i have visited Penang since 2004,and i keep coming back. The place steals your heart. i will be back as soon as is possible on a oneway ticket.!!!!! Penang is its people!!!!!What a great lot they are. Peace to you all.



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John Bowen
 

Posted by: john.bowen65@ntlworld.com

Hi Everyone!! we are John and Marie Bowen,we were in Penang from 62-64.....I was a musician in the Oxford and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry......we lived at 86 Jalan Gajah,and I was based in Minden Barracks....what an absolutely wonderful posting.....practice for a couple of hours in the morning,squeeze in a quick naafi break,and then home for the rest of the day....visit to the snake temple!! ......down on the beach!!......go to the "Springtide",and sit there with a cooool beer,listening to the local chinese singer,singing something or other about "wiolins"....oh..what glorious days.......up the winding hill to Mount Pleasant!! and swim in that wonderful pool,surrounded by orchid trees........off to Singapore every six months,to do a two week tour as "duty band"...and these were mostly at racecourses and garden parties.......my father was a japanese pow,working on the railway and the kwai bridge...he spent most of his time in Changi,and I was really pleased to be able to take some pics of the gaol.....fully intend to return now I'm retired.....love to find our amah(poh ah liua)....but dream on!!..........brilliant site...please keep it going....they say everyone knows exactly where they were the day president Kennedy was asassinated....I was just walking out of the Jalan Gajah naafi with an armfull of Tiger beer.........



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Zulkifli Ahmad
 

Posted by: zulahmad58@yahoo.com

I was born in Penang (West Jelutong, Sept 1958). Stayed there until mid 1966, when my family moved to Kg Melayu, Ayer Itam. Primary education in jelutong English School, and Ayer Itam English School, secondary education at Penang Free School (1971-1977. Presently based in Kuala Lumpur, but at heart still a Penang boy.



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Loretta Sinsoi/Oh
 

Posted by: LorettaOh@hotmail.com

I miss the old Penang of the 70's when I was a student at the Dental School in Sepoy Lines.I have to walk from the hostel to the Dental school passing the Polo ground which was always a hive of night activities,which was evident in the morning.The Penang food was a delight especially at Padang Brown.

Coming from Sabah and having a Penang boy for a boyfriend it was certainly an enjoyable stay. That boyfriend is Gene and now my hubby.He use to ask me to buy roast pork and char siew and the seller would be surprise because I speak malay language to them because I could not speak Hokkien, so they thought I am a Malay as I didnt look like a local Chinese.

I am now living in Perth for the last 29 years and if any of my past colleagues/friends read this please get in touch with me by email.Would very much like to hear from them. Thank you




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Edwin Sng
 

Posted by: edwinsng@streamyx.com

Hi All, I believe there are limited Korean speaking in tourism industry in Malaysia especially in Penang. Hereby, Im very pleased to inform you that I can be helpful if anybody need my assistant in Korean speaking. I was graduated from Univ in Seoul,Korea under Malaysia Government's Education Program_Look East Policy. Currently, Im venturing into tourism industry by taking a tour guide course at The Sentral and from now on, I would like to express my appreciation by involving myself,fully as part of Malaysia Tourism Dept team in promoting Malaysia, especially VMY2007. So, should you guys need my help, by all means, please do not hesitate to let me know. I would be more than happy and greatful to help up. Malaysia Truly Asia! Malaysia Has it ALL!



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Chris O
 

Posted by: cotchy@asia-city.co.th

Hello,

THis is Chris Otchy writing, a writer for BK magazine in Bangkok. We are running a promotional story about tourism in Penang and were wondering if we could use a photo of the Kek lok Si temple from your website? Please let me know as soon as possible. We will gladly credit you. The photo would be used in a story promoting tourism in Penang.

Thank you very much.

--Chris Otchy
BK Magazine
Bangkok




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Dolan Fernandes
 

Posted by: dwf1948@yahoo.com

My wife and I are considering retiring to a country where we can live for about six or seven months in the year. The MM2H scheme appears attractive and Penang will, if we decide, be the seller. We have not visited as yet but will do so shortly and hope that we can make up our minds then. Our best wishes to all



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Derek Williams
 

Posted by: annederekw@yahoo.co.uk

Regular visitors to Penang for the last 17 years - hope we are able to continue doing so over the coming years.



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Shirley (Soo Leng) Koay
 

Posted by: shirleykoay@hotmail.com

I've enjoyed reading what past CLS graduates have said about our school and it has brought me fond memories. I've enjoyed my time at CLS. I graduated in '69, our teacher's called Mrs Amrik. I studied stenograher's course in CLS for a year before I went to UK for nursing in 1971 where I've been living since. I've 2 other sisters who studied in CLS too. I've some contact with a few classmates like Gaik Imm, Thum Kuan Hing, Teh Gaik Lan but have lost touch with Lim Phaik Cheng, Yeoh Mei Lin ? in Melbourne and Tuan Lai ? in Perth. What's happened to our prefects eg Hemalatha and Yeoh Saw Cheng? I would like to hear from anyone from that year.



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Rodger Kennedy
 

Posted by: Ddgkennedy@aol.com

I served with the Royal Air force,and in Jene 1966 was posted to the RAAF Base at Butterworth in the RAF Support Unit handling all the visiting aircraft,both civil and military. I had my wife and children with me and initially lived in a hiring at Ayer Itam,and then the Che Seng Garden Estate.Eventually moving to the mainland to new hiring at Bagan Ajam,just south of RAAF Base at Butterworth.

I have very fond memories of Penang,and made sure We visited all the attractions on the island. My favorite place was the fresh water swimming pool at Mount Pleasure,which was a lovely and cool place out of the humidity in the hotter season. The people of penang were very friendly, and it was fun to bater in the shops. My daughter was born in the British Army hospital in Penang at Minden Barracks, and to celebrate her 40th birthday in 2007, her husband is going to treat her to a holiday in Penang.(I wish I was able to go with her)




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Janet Jordan
 

Posted by: janet@jordanfamily.freeserve.co.uk

I am a Penangite born in 1951. Did my schooling in Penanag and have been proud of being educated there. I left Penang in 1969 for UK to do my nursing. I married an English man and have two grown up married children. I return to Penang regularly as we have bought a property in Penang and hope to spend more time there when we retire. In the mean time, we snatch a short holiday there whenever we can. Our children and their spouses have visited and loved there and in time to come when they have children, I have they will love Penang too.



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Joseph Frank Koay
 

Posted by: josephfrankoay@hotmail.com

1st timer over this site. I used to live a stone throw away from the Penang turf club.Currently,domicile in Vancouver(Canada) for the last 18yrs. Still goes back every year for summer holidays.Hope to find some new buisness contacts over this site. Any corporate members from the Penang golf club? Lets talk about communication media/publishing or Canadian technology for wireless communications?



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