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Red flags hoisted at several beaches
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Here is an item of interest to swimmers.

     The Leisure and Cultural Services Department announced today (June 16) that due to big waves, red flags have been hoisted at South Bay Beach, St Stephen's Beach and Turtle Cove Beach in Southern District, Hong Kong Island; Hung Shing Yeh Beach, Lo So Shing Beach, Pui O Beach, Upper Cheung Sha Beach and Lower Cheung Sha Beach in Islands District.

     Meanwhile, due to inclement weather, red flags have been hoisted at Clear Water Bay First Beach and Clear Water Bay Second Beach in Sai Kung District.

     Beach-goers are advised not to swim at these beaches.
Ends/Friday, June 16, 2017
Issued at HKT 9:42
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