Red flags hoisted at several beaches


Attention TV/radio announcers:

Please broadcast the following as soon as possible:

     Here is an item of interest to swimmers.

     The Leisure and Cultural Services Department announced today (October 14) that due to big waves, red flags have been hoisted at Deep Water Bay Beach, South Bay Beach, Stanley Main Beach, Shek O Beach and Big Wave Bay Beach in Southern District, Hong Kong Island; Trio Beach, Hap Mun Bay Beach and Silverstrand Beach in Sai Kung District.  Beachgoers are advised not to swim at these beaches.