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The North West Star
Penrith Panthers boss Justin Pascoe emerging as front-runner to become Wests Tigers chief executivePenrith Panthers boss has emerged as the front-runner to take over as chief exe
Penrith Panthers boss Justin Pascoe emerging as front-runner to become Wests Tigers chief executive
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
Penrith Panthers boss has emerged as the front-runner to take over as chief executive of the Wests Tigers. Penrith Panthers chief executive Justin Pascoe has emerged as the frontrunner to take over as boss of the embattled Wests Tigers. Fairfax... Read more
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Manning River Times
Ban on fracking to protect more homesNSW: State government proposes significantly extended ban on new coal seam gas
Ban on fracking to protect more homes
Manning River Times / Posted 3 days ago
NSW: State government proposes significantly extended ban on new coal seam gas drilling. The NSW government is proposing to significantly extend a ban on new coal seam gas drilling in and around established residential areas and include coverage... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Father Doneley influenced many in ToowoombaPREMIER Barry O'Farrell has described Kensington Catholic priest Father Tyson D
Father Doneley influenced many in Toowoomba
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
PREMIER Barry O'Farrell has described Kensington Catholic priest Father Tyson Doneley as an extraordinary man "once met, never forgotten". Father Doneley was ordained in 1946, before spending 60 years in education. During that time he taught three... Read more
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Queensland Times
Father Doneley influenced many in ToowoombaPREMIER Barry O'Farrell has described Kensington Catholic priest Father Tyson D
Father Doneley influenced many in Toowoomba
Queensland Times / Posted 9 days ago
PREMIER Barry O'Farrell has described Kensington Catholic priest Father Tyson Doneley as an extraordinary man "once met, never forgotten". Father Doneley was ordained in 1946, before spending 60 years in education. During that time he taught three... Read more
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The Courier
Scepticism over Hazzard's audit of wind farm noiseTHE state government will conduct a six-month noise audit at three wind farms,
Scepticism over Hazzard's audit of wind farm noise
The Courier / Posted 11 days ago
THE state government will conduct a six-month noise audit at three wind farms, despite protests from the industry and opposition that doing so is unnecessary and a waste of taxpayer money. THE state government will conduct a six-month noise audit at... Read more
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Daily Liberal
MACQUARIE 2100: Leaders must start listening to what country people wantIt must be frustrating to be in politics. Right now, reportedly, we have a new
MACQUARIE 2100: Leaders must start listening to what country people want
Daily Liberal / Posted 12 days ago
It must be frustrating to be in politics. Right now, reportedly, we have a new party forming which is trying to call itself 'The Country Party' and it's not hard to see why. Peter Mailler has started "The Country Party". Photo: RACHEL WEBB | THE... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Landholders seek compensation for Black Sunday fireA GROUP of landholders badly affected by the devastating Coonabarabran bushfire
Landholders seek compensation for Black Sunday fire
Daily Liberal / Posted 15 days ago
A GROUP of landholders badly affected by the devastating Coonabarabran bushfire in January and seeking compensation from the state government had to wait two months for a response from Premier Barry O'Farrell. A GROUP of landholders badly affected... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Birth in toilet in hospital without careRichard Wall, of Mosman, said his wife nearly lost her life at the hospital bec
Birth in toilet in hospital without care
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 19 days ago
Richard Wall, of Mosman, said his wife nearly lost her life at the hospital because emergency department staff did not recognise she was suffering an ectopic pregnancy, leaving her in the waiting room for three hours, vomiting. She lost a litre of... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Labor fails to even city-regional workers’ comp divideLABOR and the Greens have failed to change the State Government's billion-dolla
Labor fails to even city-regional workers’ comp divide
Daily Examiner / Posted 19 days ago
LABOR and the Greens have failed to change the State Government's billion-dollar reform of workers' compensation to ensure injured employees in regional NSW do not have their benefits docked because jobs exist in Sydney. The LNP's overhaul aims to... Read more
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Northern Star
Labor fails to even city-regional workers’ comp divideLABOR and the Greens have failed to change the State Government's billion-dolla
Labor fails to even city-regional workers’ comp divide
Northern Star / Posted 19 days ago
LABOR and the Greens have failed to change the State Government's billion-dollar reform of workers' compensation to ensure injured employees in regional NSW do not have their benefits docked because jobs exist in Sydney. The LNP's overhaul aims to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Plume of despair and anger lingers after ravaging bushfireIn that magical light an hour before sunset, National Parks and Wildlife Servic
Plume of despair and anger lingers after ravaging bushfire
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 21 days ago
In that magical light an hour before sunset, National Parks and Wildlife Service's area manager Mark Fosdick points across the Warrumbungle National Park to the serrated line of volcanic rock known as the Breadknife. The panorama from Whitegum... Read more
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The Border Mail
Raining gifts at Melbourne's water companiesOverseas conferences, study tours, shopping vouchers, slabs of beer, tickets to
Raining gifts at Melbourne's water companies
The Border Mail / Posted 21 days ago
Overseas conferences, study tours, shopping vouchers, slabs of beer, tickets to Spring Fashion Week, the tennis, Spring Carnival, football, grand prix - there is no gift too big or small for employees at Victoria's water companies. Overseas... Read more
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The Courier
Raining gifts at Melbourne's water companiesOverseas conferences, study tours, shopping vouchers, slabs of beer, tickets to
Raining gifts at Melbourne's water companies
The Courier / Posted 21 days ago
Overseas conferences, study tours, shopping vouchers, slabs of beer, tickets to Spring Fashion Week, the tennis, Spring Carnival, football, grand prix - there is no gift too big or small for employees at Victoria's water companies. Overseas... Read more
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The Age
What do Bruce Springsteen and a portable BBQ have in common?Water Minister Lisa Neville ordered an investigation into the increase in gifts
What do Bruce Springsteen and a portable BBQ have in common?
The Age / Posted 21 days ago
Water Minister Lisa Neville ordered an investigation into the increase in gifts to water companies. Photo: Joe Armao Overseas conferences, study tours, shopping vouchers, slabs of beer, tickets to Spring Fashion Week, the tennis, Spring Carnival,... Read more
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The North West Star
Humanity shines bright in The Sun-Herald City2SurfGavin McCormack sails over the finish line in The Sun-Herald City2Surf wearing
Humanity shines bright in The Sun-Herald City2Surf
The North West Star / Posted 23 days ago
Gavin McCormack sails over the finish line in The Sun-Herald City2Surf wearing a granny's dress. It isn't any granny's but his late grandmother's violet little number, all the way from England. Her name happened to be Violet. Gavin McCormack sails... Read more
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Manning River Times
Humanity shines bright in The Sun-Herald City2SurfGavin McCormack sails over the finish line in The Sun-Herald City2Surf wearing
Humanity shines bright in The Sun-Herald City2Surf
Manning River Times / Posted 23 days ago
Gavin McCormack sails over the finish line in The Sun-Herald City2Surf wearing a granny's dress. It isn't any granny's but his late grandmother's violet little number, all the way from England. Her name happened to be Violet. Gavin McCormack sails... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Humanity shines bright in The Sun-Herald City2SurfGavin McCormack sails over the finish line in The Sun-Herald City2Surf wearing
Humanity shines bright in The Sun-Herald City2Surf
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 24 days ago
Gavin McCormack sails over the finish line in The Sun-Herald City2Surf wearing a granny's dress. It isn't any granny's but his late grandmother's violet little number, all the way from England. Her name happened to be Violet. Gavin McCormack sails... Read more
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The Courier
Humanity shines bright in The Sun-Herald City2SurfGavin McCormack sails over the finish line in The Sun-Herald City2Surf wearing
Humanity shines bright in The Sun-Herald City2Surf
The Courier / Posted 24 days ago
Gavin McCormack sails over the finish line in The Sun-Herald City2Surf wearing a granny's dress. It isn't any granny's but his late grandmother's violet little number, all the way from England. Her name happened to be Violet. Gavin McCormack sails... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Humanity shines bright in The Sun-Herald City2SurfGavin McCormack sails over the finish line in The Sun-Herald City2Surf wearing
Humanity shines bright in The Sun-Herald City2Surf
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 24 days ago
Gavin McCormack sails over the finish line in The Sun-Herald City2Surf wearing a granny's dress. It isn't any granny's but his late grandmother's violet little number, all the way from England. Her name happened to be Violet. Gavin McCormack sails... Read more
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The Young Witness
Humanity shines bright in The Sun-Herald City2SurfGavin McCormack sails over the finish line in The Sun-Herald City2Surf wearing
Humanity shines bright in The Sun-Herald City2Surf
The Young Witness / Posted 24 days ago
Gavin McCormack sails over the finish line in The Sun-Herald City2Surf wearing a granny's dress. It isn't any granny's but his late grandmother's violet little number, all the way from England. Her name happened to be Violet. Gavin McCormack sails... Read more
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Western Advocate
Humanity shines bright in The Sun-Herald City2SurfGavin McCormack sails over the finish line in The Sun-Herald City2Surf wearing
Humanity shines bright in The Sun-Herald City2Surf
Western Advocate / Posted 24 days ago
Gavin McCormack sails over the finish line in The Sun-Herald City2Surf wearing a granny's dress. It isn't any granny's but his late grandmother's violet little number, all the way from England. Her name happened to be Violet. Gavin McCormack sails... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Humanity shines bright in The Sun-Herald City2SurfGavin McCormack sails over the finish line in The Sun-Herald City2Surf wearing
Humanity shines bright in The Sun-Herald City2Surf
Kiama Independent / Posted 24 days ago
Gavin McCormack sails over the finish line in The Sun-Herald City2Surf wearing a granny's dress. It isn't any granny's but his late grandmother's violet little number, all the way from England. Her name happened to be Violet. Gavin McCormack sails... Read more
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Manning River Times
Humanity shines bright in The Sun-Herald City2SurfGavin McCormack sails over the finish line in The Sun-Herald City2Surf wearing
Humanity shines bright in The Sun-Herald City2Surf
Manning River Times / Posted 24 days ago
Gavin McCormack sails over the finish line in The Sun-Herald City2Surf wearing a granny's dress. It isn't any granny's but his late grandmother's violet little number, all the way from England. Her name happened to be Violet. Gavin McCormack sails... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Humanity shines bright in The Sun-Herald City2SurfGavin McCormack sails over the finish line in The Sun-Herald City2Surf wearing
Humanity shines bright in The Sun-Herald City2Surf
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 24 days ago
Gavin McCormack sails over the finish line in The Sun-Herald City2Surf wearing a granny's dress. It isn't any granny's but his late grandmother's violet little number, all the way from England. Her name happened to be Violet. Gavin McCormack sails... Read more
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The North West Star
Humanity shines bright in The Sun-Herald City2SurfGavin McCormack sails over the finish line in The Sun-Herald City2Surf wearing
Humanity shines bright in The Sun-Herald City2Surf
The North West Star / Posted 24 days ago
Gavin McCormack sails over the finish line in The Sun-Herald City2Surf wearing a granny's dress. It isn't any granny's but his late grandmother's violet little number, all the way from England. Her name happened to be Violet. Gavin McCormack sails... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Humanity shines bright in The Sun-Herald City2SurfGavin McCormack sails over the finish line in The Sun-Herald City2Surf wearing
Humanity shines bright in The Sun-Herald City2Surf
Daily Liberal / Posted 24 days ago
Gavin McCormack sails over the finish line in The Sun-Herald City2Surf wearing a granny's dress. It isn't any granny's but his late grandmother's violet little number, all the way from England. Her name happened to be Violet. Gavin McCormack sails... Read more
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The Border Mail
Humanity shines bright in The Sun-Herald City2SurfGavin McCormack sails over the finish line in The Sun-Herald City2Surf wearing
Humanity shines bright in The Sun-Herald City2Surf
The Border Mail / Posted 24 days ago
Gavin McCormack sails over the finish line in The Sun-Herald City2Surf wearing a granny's dress. It isn't any granny's but his late grandmother's violet little number, all the way from England. Her name happened to be Violet. Gavin McCormack sails... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Humanity shines bright in City to SurfGavin McCormack sails over the finish line in the Sun-Herald City to Surf weari
Humanity shines bright in City to Surf
Kiama Independent / Posted 24 days ago
Gavin McCormack sails over the finish line in the Sun-Herald City to Surf wearing a granny's dress. It isn't any granny's but his late grandmother's violet little number, all the way from England. Her name happened to be Violet. Gavin McCormack... Read more
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Manning River Times
Humanity shines bright in City to SurfGavin McCormack sails over the finish line in the Sun-Herald City to Surf weari
Humanity shines bright in City to Surf
Manning River Times / Posted 24 days ago
Gavin McCormack sails over the finish line in the Sun-Herald City to Surf wearing a granny's dress. It isn't any granny's but his late grandmother's violet little number, all the way from England. Her name happened to be Violet. Gavin McCormack... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Humanity shines bright in City to SurfGavin McCormack sails over the finish line in the Sun-Herald City to Surf weari
Humanity shines bright in City to Surf
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 24 days ago
Gavin McCormack sails over the finish line in the Sun-Herald City to Surf wearing a granny's dress. It isn't any granny's but his late grandmother's violet little number, all the way from England. Her name happened to be Violet. Gavin McCormack... Read more
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The North West Star
Humanity shines bright in City to SurfGavin McCormack sails over the finish line in the Sun-Herald City to Surf weari
Humanity shines bright in City to Surf
The North West Star / Posted 24 days ago
Gavin McCormack sails over the finish line in the Sun-Herald City to Surf wearing a granny's dress. It isn't any granny's but his late grandmother's violet little number, all the way from England. Her name happened to be Violet. Gavin McCormack... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Humanity shines bright in City to SurfGavin McCormack sails over the finish line in the Sun-Herald City to Surf weari
Humanity shines bright in City to Surf
Daily Liberal / Posted 24 days ago
Gavin McCormack sails over the finish line in the Sun-Herald City to Surf wearing a granny's dress. It isn't any granny's but his late grandmother's violet little number, all the way from England. Her name happened to be Violet. Gavin McCormack... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Humanity shines bright in The Sun-Herald City2SurfCassie Fien finishes the City2Surf as the first placed women's runner. Photo:
Humanity shines bright in The Sun-Herald City2Surf
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 24 days ago
Cassie Fien finishes the City2Surf as the first placed women's runner. Photo: Shu Yeung Gavin McCormack sails over the finish line in The Sun-Herald City2Surf wearing a granny's dress. It isn't any granny's but his late grandmother's violet little... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Humanity shines bright in City to SurfGavin McCormack sails over the finish line in the Sun-Herald City to Surf weari
Humanity shines bright in City to Surf
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 24 days ago
Gavin McCormack sails over the finish line in the Sun-Herald City to Surf wearing a granny's dress. It isn't any granny's but his late grandmother's violet little number, all the way from England. Her name happened to be Violet. Gavin McCormack... Read more
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The Courier
Humanity shines bright in City to SurfGavin McCormack sails over the finish line in the Sun-Herald City to Surf weari
Humanity shines bright in City to Surf
The Courier / Posted 24 days ago
Gavin McCormack sails over the finish line in the Sun-Herald City to Surf wearing a granny's dress. It isn't any granny's but his late grandmother's violet little number, all the way from England. Her name happened to be Violet. Gavin McCormack... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
ICAC chief refuses to answer questions over Cunneen caseNSW ICAC Commissioner Megan Latham refuses to answer questions over Margaret Cu
ICAC chief refuses to answer questions over Cunneen case
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 26 days ago
NSW ICAC Commissioner Megan Latham refuses to answer questions over Margaret Cunneen case Photo:ICAC Commissioner Megan Latham during the opening address of Operation Spicer.(AAP: Ben Rushton) The head of the NSW Independent Commission Against... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Illawarra minister sacked: another one bites the dustMinister for the Illawarra Greg Pearce has been sacked after a tumultuous two m
Illawarra minister sacked: another one bites the dust
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 26 days ago
Minister for the Illawarra Greg Pearce has been sacked after a tumultuous two months tainted by allegations he was drunk in Parliament, had misused taxpayer funds for private travel and issues around his pecuniary interests and board... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Banksia fallout continuesPatient abuse and corruption at Tamworth's Banksia House mental health centre h
Banksia fallout continues
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 26 days ago
Patient abuse and corruption at Tamworth's Banksia House mental health centre have been slammed as "unprofessional" and "unacceptable" by New England Area Health Service head Terry Clout. Patient abuse and corruption at Tamworth's Banksia House... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
NSW Government winds up Dust Disease BoardNSW Government to wind up board that decides asbestos victims' compensation; un
NSW Government winds up Dust Disease Board
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 28 days ago
NSW Government to wind up board that decides asbestos victims' compensation; union hits out at 'senseless' move The New South Wales Government will wind up the Dust Diseases Board, which decides asbestos victims' compensation claims. The decision... Read more
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The Courier
Speculation about Bronwyn Bishop's possible successor in Mackellar reaches fever pitchIf Bronwyn Bishop were to retire that support might benefit of her chief of sta
Speculation about Bronwyn Bishop's possible successor in Mackellar reaches fever pitch
The Courier / Posted 28 days ago
If Bronwyn Bishop were to retire that support might benefit of her chief of staff, spokesman and local numbers man Damien Jones, heretofore seen as her probable successor. Former Speaker Bronwyn Bishop has not announced her retirement from federal... Read more
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29d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Topic - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)Television Australia Wide The Killing Season Corrections & Clarifications R
Topic - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 29 days ago
Television Australia Wide The Killing Season Corrections & Clarifications Religion & Ethics Technology & Games The Weather Man Antony Green's Election Blog Sutton Forest Residents in the NSW southern highlands lose their court bid to stop... Read more
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The Courier
Speculation about Bronwyn Bishop's possible successor in Mackellar reaches fever pitchIf Bronwyn Bishop were to retire that support might benefit of her chief of sta
Speculation about Bronwyn Bishop's possible successor in Mackellar reaches fever pitch
The Courier / Posted 29 days ago
If Bronwyn Bishop were to retire that support might benefit of her chief of staff, spokesman and local numbers man Damien Jones, heretofore seen as her probable successor. Former Speaker Bronwyn Bishop has not announced her retirement from federal... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Speculation about Bronwyn Bishop's possible successor in Mackellar reaches fever pitchIf Bronwyn Bishop were to retire that support might benefit of her chief of sta
Speculation about Bronwyn Bishop's possible successor in Mackellar reaches fever pitch
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 29 days ago
If Bronwyn Bishop were to retire that support might benefit of her chief of staff, spokesman and local numbers man Damien Jones, heretofore seen as her probable successor. Former Speaker Bronwyn Bishop has not announced her retirement from federal... Read more
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The Young Witness
Speculation about Bronwyn Bishop's possible successor in Mackellar reaches fever pitchIf Bronwyn Bishop were to retire that support might benefit of her chief of sta
Speculation about Bronwyn Bishop's possible successor in Mackellar reaches fever pitch
The Young Witness / Posted 29 days ago
If Bronwyn Bishop were to retire that support might benefit of her chief of staff, spokesman and local numbers man Damien Jones, heretofore seen as her probable successor. Former Speaker Bronwyn Bishop has not announced her retirement from federal... Read more
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Western Advocate
Speculation about Bronwyn Bishop's possible successor in Mackellar reaches fever pitchIf Bronwyn Bishop were to retire that support might benefit of her chief of sta
Speculation about Bronwyn Bishop's possible successor in Mackellar reaches fever pitch
Western Advocate / Posted 29 days ago
If Bronwyn Bishop were to retire that support might benefit of her chief of staff, spokesman and local numbers man Damien Jones, heretofore seen as her probable successor. Former Speaker Bronwyn Bishop has not announced her retirement from federal... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Speculation about Bronwyn Bishop's possible successor in Mackellar reaches fever pitchIf Bronwyn Bishop were to retire that support might benefit of her chief of sta
Speculation about Bronwyn Bishop's possible successor in Mackellar reaches fever pitch
Kiama Independent / Posted 29 days ago
If Bronwyn Bishop were to retire that support might benefit of her chief of staff, spokesman and local numbers man Damien Jones, heretofore seen as her probable successor. Former Speaker Bronwyn Bishop has not announced her retirement from federal... Read more
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Manning River Times
Speculation about Bronwyn Bishop's possible successor in Mackellar reaches fever pitchIf Bronwyn Bishop were to retire that support might benefit of her chief of sta
Speculation about Bronwyn Bishop's possible successor in Mackellar reaches fever pitch
Manning River Times / Posted 29 days ago
If Bronwyn Bishop were to retire that support might benefit of her chief of staff, spokesman and local numbers man Damien Jones, heretofore seen as her probable successor. Former Speaker Bronwyn Bishop has not announced her retirement from federal... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Speculation about Bronwyn Bishop's possible successor in Mackellar reaches fever pitchIf Bronwyn Bishop were to retire that support might benefit of her chief of sta
Speculation about Bronwyn Bishop's possible successor in Mackellar reaches fever pitch
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 29 days ago
If Bronwyn Bishop were to retire that support might benefit of her chief of staff, spokesman and local numbers man Damien Jones, heretofore seen as her probable successor. Former Speaker Bronwyn Bishop has not announced her retirement from federal... Read more
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The North West Star
Speculation about Bronwyn Bishop's possible successor in Mackellar reaches fever pitchIf Bronwyn Bishop were to retire that support might benefit of her chief of sta
Speculation about Bronwyn Bishop's possible successor in Mackellar reaches fever pitch
The North West Star / Posted 29 days ago
If Bronwyn Bishop were to retire that support might benefit of her chief of staff, spokesman and local numbers man Damien Jones, heretofore seen as her probable successor. Former Speaker Bronwyn Bishop has not announced her retirement from federal... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Speculation about Bronwyn Bishop's possible successor in Mackellar reaches fever pitchIf Bronwyn Bishop were to retire that support might benefit of her chief of sta
Speculation about Bronwyn Bishop's possible successor in Mackellar reaches fever pitch
Daily Liberal / Posted 29 days ago
If Bronwyn Bishop were to retire that support might benefit of her chief of staff, spokesman and local numbers man Damien Jones, heretofore seen as her probable successor. Former Speaker Bronwyn Bishop has not announced her retirement from federal... Read more
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