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Gillman Barracks – Where army history and modern art meet

The terms ‘Art’ and ‘Army’ aren’t exactly two words that go hand in hand. While one advocates the freedom of freeform expression, the other sees no-nonsense regimentation as the best methods of success. Yet at Gillman Barracks, these two differing ideologies have

Gillman Barracks – Where army history and modern art meet

The terms ‘Art’ and ‘Army’ aren’t exactly two words that go hand in hand. While one advocates the freedom of freeform expression, the other sees no-nonsense regimentation as the best methods of success. Yet at Gillman Barracks, these two differing ideologies have

Defu Industrial Estate

With over 1000 factories spread across 130 hectares, the Defu Industrial Estate, like many others before it, sits relatively undisturbed, almost obscured even from the surrounding neighbourhoods of Ubi and Hougang Ave 3/Lorong Ah Soo. Since 1978, the area, which

Defu Industrial Estate

With over 1000 factories spread across 130 hectares, the Defu Industrial Estate, like many others before it, sits relatively undisturbed, almost obscured even from the surrounding neighbourhoods of Ubi and Hougang Ave 3/Lorong Ah Soo. Since 1978, the area, which

White Bungalows at Wessex Estate

Made up of a dozen bungalows and 26 small blocks of flats, Wessex Estate is one of the few areas where colonial black-and-white houses still remain. Built in the 1940s by the British administration Public Works Department (PWD), the houses

White Bungalows at Wessex Estate

Made up of a dozen bungalows and 26 small blocks of flats, Wessex Estate is one of the few areas where colonial black-and-white houses still remain. Built in the 1940s by the British administration Public Works Department (PWD), the houses

Colbar: The Colonial Bar at Whitchurch Road

Colbar, which is short for Colonial Bar, was first opened in 1953 by Mr Lim at Jalan Hang Jebat to serve as the unofficial canteen for members of the British Army. On its 50th anniversary of establishment in 2003, Colbar

Colbar: The Colonial Bar at Whitchurch Road

Colbar, which is short for Colonial Bar, was first opened in 1953 by Mr Lim at Jalan Hang Jebat to serve as the unofficial canteen for members of the British Army. On its 50th anniversary of establishment in 2003, Colbar