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British administration. The area consisting of modern-day Woodlands Town first witnessed the opening of the Johor-Singapore Causeway in 1923. Early Woodlands consisted of villages where residents made their living mostly as small-time shopkeepers and vegetable farmers in the Marsiling area, while rubber plantations and poultry farms dot the landscape at where modern-day Admiralty is located.
Lim Chin Siong (Chinese: 林清祥; pinyin: Lín Qīngxiáng; 28 February 1933 – 5 February 1996) was a Singaporean politician and trade union leader active in Singapore in the 1950s and 1960s.
Tampines (/ t æ m p ə ˈ n iː s /) is a planning area and residential town in the geographical region of Tanah Merah located along the north-eastern coast of the East Region of Singapore.
Lee Kong Chian (Chinese: 李光前; pinyin: Lǐ Guāngqián; 18 October 1893 – 2 June 1967), also known by his alias Lee Geok Kun (Chinese: 李玉昆; pinyin: Lǐ Yùkūn), was a prominent Chinese businessman and philanthropist active in Malaya and Singapore between the 1930s and the 1960s.
Bukit Timah, often abbreviated as Bt Timah, is a planning area and residential estate located in the westernmost part of the Central Region of Singapore.Bukit Timah lies roughly 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) from the Central Business District, bordering the Central Water Catchment to the north, Bukit Panjang to the northwest, Queenstown to the south, Tanglin to the southeast, Clementi to the ...
Jurong Junior College is located within the region, in between Hong Kah and Boon Lay, although it was closed in 2019. There is at least 1 primary school and 1 secondary school in each precinct of Jurong including the Shuqun Primary School established in 1925 in Jurong West.
Yishun, formerly known as Nee Soon, is a residential town located in the northeastern corner of the North Region of Singapore, bordering Simpang and Sembawang to the north, Mandai to the west, the Central Water Catchment to its southwest, Ang Mo Kio to its south, as well as Seletar and Sengkang to its east.
The members of parliament are Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen, Saktiandi Supaat and Chee Hong Tat of the People's Action Party, the ruling party of Singapore. Education. CHIJ Primary (Toa Payoh) CHIJ Secondary (Toa Payoh) Pei Chun Public School; Kheng Cheng; Beatty Secondary School; Popular Culture. TV shows. Home in Toa Payoh on MediaCorp Channel ...