Attention TV/radio announcers:
Please broadcast the following as soon as possible and repeat it at regular intervals:
The Leisure and Cultural Services Department announced today (November 12) that since the waters off Lo So Shing Beach, Cheung Chau Tung Wan Beach and Kwun Yam Beach in Islands District were now suitable for swimming, the red flags had been lowered.
Red flags were hoisted at these beaches after red tides were found.
The department reminded the public that lifeguard services at these beaches were suspended in winter.
Ends/Thursday, November 12, 2009