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1975-05-28 elderly home visit Lady MacLehose

As chairperson of the Community Chest 1975-05-28 elderly home visit by Lady MacLehose was depicted in this photo. After an accident to her daughter in 1974, Riding for the Disabled Association was founded in Hong Kong in 1975 by the then Governor‘s wife, Lady MacLehose. The programme was so successful that Lady MacLehose obtained a government grant for land at Pokfulam, and HKJC built a riding school for the use of the disabled, incorporating a public riding school and a PHAB centre. 1978-09-18, the Pokfulam Riding school opened and RDA now has its base there.

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