Bagan Serai, in the 1950s..

In the 1950s the town of Bagan Serai basically stretched for about half a kilometre. Coming from Parit Buntar in the north the town stretched  from the road junction to Alor Pongsu  right to the Chinese school just before the old police station on the road to Taiping. As my family and I drove through the town on … Continue reading Bagan Serai, in the 1950s..

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Parit Buntar, my birthplace

As we entered Parit Buntar town I noticed the extent of development that has taken place since the 1950s. Many new buildings were noticeable, some replacing the old ones. But my mind was focused in identifying one particular building, at number 22, Low Road, Parit Buntar. It was once a large double storey brick and … Continue reading Parit Buntar, my birthplace