Largest Ground Breaking Ceremony

Largest Ground Breaking Ceremony

2,520 Tampines residents, armed with spades, took part in Singapore’s largest ground breaking ceremony at the Tampines Stadium which will be torn down to be replaced by the new Tampines Town Hub. On 11 May 2013, the participants range from kindergarten kids to senior citizens. The hub to be ready in 2016, will be truly integrated with a hawker centre, community clubs, a library, swimming pools and other sports facilities. Read More »

Most Number of Videos Posted On A Facebook Page In 24 Hr

Most Number of Videos Posted On A Facebook Page In 24 Hr

Project S.O.S (Spread Our Smiles) was organised by the Lumos of Temasek Junior College to promote graciousness and happiness among Singaporeans by making them smile more! From 5 – 6 May 2013, the members went about getting members of the public to be on video with the S.O.S message. The videos were then uploaded on Facebook. Within 24 hr, they managed to upload 883 videos to set the new record. ... Read More »

Largest Alphabet Chart Made Of Flowers

Largest Alphabet Chart Made Of Flowers

On 5 May 2013, The Serangoon IAEC celebrated the Tamil Vijaya New Year by having members form all the Tamil alphabets with flowers. Covering an area of 10.2m by 11.5m at the CC hall, participants enjoyed being part of the chart formation. Read More »

Largest Display Of Origami Hearts

Largest Display Of Origami Hearts

To inculcate recycling and to raise funds for needy students, ITE College West staff and students folded and displayed 145,728 origami hearts in the huge indoor sports hall on 4 May 2013. The entire display measured 23.4m by 24.0m. The event was also jointly organised with the National Environment Agency and Choa Chu Kang grassroots leaders. Read More »

Longest Palmprint Chain

Longest Palmprint Chain

This year is Ngee Ann Polytechnic’s 50th anniversary. The Poly’s School of Humanities and Social Sciences decided to celebrate it by showing that they were ‘hand-in-hand’. Students and staff cut out foam sheets with their palm outlines and wrote wishes on them. 2,756 of these ‘palms’ were stringed together to form a 332m chain. The chain was set up on 3 May 2013, prior to the anniversary dinner that night. Read More »

Most Number Of Shoes Polished In 2 Hours

Most Number Of Shoes Polished In 2 Hours

ECCO, Scandinavia’s largest shoemaker celebrated its 50th anniversary this year. To emphasise its attention to details and quality, ECCO Singapore treated the public to free shoes polishing by its 30 shoe attendants. A long queue was formed way before registration began at ION Orchard on 27 Apr 2013. At the end of the 2 hours, a total of 601 pairs of shoes were shined. Read More »

Largest Cupcake Tower

Largest Cupcake Tower

Singapore Turf Club broke the cupcake tower record with 2,888 cupcakes on 27 Apr 2013 at Chinatown Point. Proceeds from the sale of cupcakes will go to help THK EIPIC Centre for their new sensori-motor gym. The main cupcake section of the tower measured 2.4m by 1.6m. 12 beautiful Turf Belles made their first public appearance at the roadshow to help in the sales. Read More »

Largest Display of Handpainted Batiks

Largest Display of Handpainted Batiks

Students of Metta School learnt batik-making a few months prior to the official opening of the school’s new building. They hand painted 1,000 pieces of 22 cm by 22 cm white cloth into three different designs illustrating the school’s values – Compassion, Openness and Respect. The batik pieces were stitched up in time for display at the school sports hall on 26 April 2013. Read More »

Largest Display Of Egg Tarts

Largest Display Of Egg Tarts

Gain City celebrated its 32nd Anniversary in a more meaningful way by partnering with students from Association for Persons with Special Needs (APSN). Led by chef John See, the students baked 745 egg tarts and put up a display measuring 2m by 2.2m at the Changi City Point on 21 Apr 2013. The public eagerly bought up all the tarts. Read More »