My Redhill Heritage Tour [English] (25 October 2020)

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Redhill MRT Station (EW18)

920 Tiong Bahru Road

Singapore, 158792

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Visit one of Singapore's last remaining SIT flats today!

About this Event

Have you visited one of Singapore's last remaining Singapore Improvement Trust (SIT) flats?

Do you know that the Redhill MRT Station was supposed to be constructed at the present-day Bukit Merah Town Centre?

My Redhill Heritage Tour traces the legend of Bukit Merah from a hilly backwater to a modern HDB town. Participants will hear first-hand accounts of this transformation from residents in Bukit Merah and get up-close to stall holders in Redhill Close markets and neighbourhood centres.

Who should come?

  • Everyone is welcome to participate in this exciting tour!

Duration & Meeting Place

  • Approximate Duration: 1.5 hour
  • Language: English
  • Please meet at Redhill MRT Station ten minutes before the start of the tour.
  • The tour will proceed rain or shine.
  • The tour will end at Redhill Market

What to bring?

  • Wear a mask, comfortable clothes and suitable shoes
  • Bring along hand sanitisers, insect repellent, EZ-Link card, a bottle of water and an umbrella
  • Asthmatic individuals are encouraged to bring their inhaler.

COVID-19 Safety Precautions

  • All participants must wear a mask.
  • All participants must complete the Safe Entry, health declaration and temperature taking before the tour.
  • Please arrive 10 minutes before the tour for registration
  • All participants must walk in two groups of five participants
  • Please maintain a one-metre distance from other participants at all times during the tour.
  • Please do not sign up for the tour if you are unsure of your schedule. Our volunteers have committed their time to this tour - Your absence is discouraging our volunteers from organising any physical tours.
  • You must pass this ticket to your friend if you were unwell and could not turn up.
  • Participants who have signed up for the tour but did not turn up will be banned permanently from My Community's future tours.

Disclaimer

  • By agreeing to participate in the tour, every participant will be responsible for any injury, loss of damage due to careIessness of other actions on his/her part or that of children under his/her charge.
  • It is compulsory for a parent/guardian to accompany any child of or under the age of 12

For updates:

  • Visit www.facebook.com/mybukitmerah or www.mycommunity.org.sg for updates
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Redhill MRT Station (EW18)

920 Tiong Bahru Road

Singapore, 158792

Singapore

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