Posts Tagged: void deck

Communal Chinese chess tables

The communal Chinese chess table is a regular fixture in the void decks of many HDB estates. Over the years it has helped serve as a gathering place for members of the older generation, be it to battle at the

Communal Chinese chess tables

The communal Chinese chess table is a regular fixture in the void decks of many HDB estates. Over the years it has helped serve as a gathering place for members of the older generation, be it to battle at the

The many ways we played soccer as kids

It is safe to say that many Singaporeans have played soccer at one point or another, whether it was during PE lessons on the school field, at the void deck or even your living room. While I now indulge in

The many ways we played soccer as kids

It is safe to say that many Singaporeans have played soccer at one point or another, whether it was during PE lessons on the school field, at the void deck or even your living room. While I now indulge in

From Kampung to Void deck to iPad: How the games we played have changed

Toys and games have always been an integral part of growing up. More than just fun, it also allowed us to mingle with other kids from different backgrounds, gave us something to laugh or cry about, and helped hone both

From Kampung to Void deck to iPad: How the games we played have changed

Toys and games have always been an integral part of growing up. More than just fun, it also allowed us to mingle with other kids from different backgrounds, gave us something to laugh or cry about, and helped hone both

Whose void deck is it anyway?

It seems that in recent time, the communal beauty that the void deck represented has been tainted with a case of ‘NIMBY’ or ‘Not in my Backyard’, a concern recently raised my our own Prime Minister.

Whose void deck is it anyway?

It seems that in recent time, the communal beauty that the void deck represented has been tainted with a case of ‘NIMBY’ or ‘Not in my Backyard’, a concern recently raised my our own Prime Minister.

Block 310

By Nicholas Yeo The void deck is a concept unique to Singapore that holds more memories and meaning than its name suggests. Some people have labeled it as ‘social engineering through empty spaces’, and I think most of us would

Block 310

By Nicholas Yeo The void deck is a concept unique to Singapore that holds more memories and meaning than its name suggests. Some people have labeled it as ‘social engineering through empty spaces’, and I think most of us would