24 Jun '11, 2am

Here's how to enjoy the Tanjong Pagar Railway Station one last time:

When the Ekspres Senandung Sutera cuts through the Singapore night at 10pm on June 30, an era will draw to a close. Since 1932, Tanjung Pagar (as it’s spelled on Malaysian signage) has been the southern terminus of the Keretapi Tanah Melayu (KTM) system. The station and the strip of land leading to Johor belonged to Malaysia, a fact which has helped create a verdant, heritage-rich sliver in contrast to the world of concrete and steel that rose up around it. That may change now that the land is being handed over to Singapore. It is satisfying to know that the station will be conserved but this is your last chance to see it bustling as it did for eight decades—besides, the Green Corridor along the track may disappear altogether. If you care about Singapore’s history, enjoy good food or just love nature, here’s what you should be doing this week. Take One Final Ride While the...

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Goodbye KTM, we'll miss you!

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Online Buzz: Goodbye, Tanjong Pagar Railway Station

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straitstimes.com 30 Jun '11, 12pm

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greenkampong.com 16 Jun '11, 4pm

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straitstimes.com 16 Jun '11, 1am

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channelnewsasia.com 30 Jun '11, 8pm

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straitstimes.com 26 Jun '11, 12am

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straitstimes.com 30 Jun '11, 1pm

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ura.gov.sg 01 Jul '11, 9am

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