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Illawarra Mercury
Herbert looks to the positivesat halftime and had an eight-point buffer with 10 minutes to play only to be ov
Herbert looks to the positives
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 38 minutes ago
at halftime and had an eight-point buffer with 10 minutes to play only to be overrun 26-20 by the Roosters who will take on Penrith in Sunday’s decider. “It’s been a really big season for us and we made it all the way to the preliminary final,”... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Staff raise baby unit fundsbaby unit at the West Cumberland Hospital. Sainsbury's staff took part in a sp
Staff raise baby unit funds
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted an hour ago
baby unit at the West Cumberland Hospital. Sainsbury's staff took part in a sponsored 100-mile route between stores in Penrith, Carlisle and Cockermouth. The unit is the Cockermouth store's charity of the year. The staff came up with a... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Burton kicks on ahead of tour to Samoaof size in the Samoan teams Country will face. ALL TOGETHER NOW: NSW Country u
Burton kicks on ahead of tour to Samoa
Daily Liberal / Posted an hour ago
of size in the Samoan teams Country will face. ALL TOGETHER NOW: NSW Country under 16s and opens sides at training in Penrith. Photo: CRL The Country under 16s will play two matches whilst on tour, with one game acting as a curtain raiser for... Read more
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Western Weekender
End of an era as Schubach’s closes its doors after 77 yearsIt’s the end of an era for local Penrith business Schubach’s Newsagency after t
End of an era as Schubach’s closes its doors after 77 years
Western Weekender / Posted 2 hours ago
It’s the end of an era for local Penrith business Schubach’s Newsagency after the owners of the 77-year-old store shut up shop today. John and Chris Schubach, who have run the High Street business for most of their lives, said it was time to say... Read more
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Western Weekender
Service NSW reduces trading hours at Penrith centreState Londonderry MP Prue Car at Service NSW Penrith. Photo: Melinda Jane When
Service NSW reduces trading hours at Penrith centre
Western Weekender / Posted 4 hours ago
State Londonderry MP Prue Car at Service NSW Penrith. Photo: Melinda Jane When former NSW Premier Barry O’Farrell first announced the launch of Service NSW centres, he said longer opening times would “make it easier for people to do their business... Read more
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Western Weekender
SES demonstrates dangers of entering floodwaters this storm seasonNSW State Emergency Services (SES) volunteers took to the waters of Penrith Whi
SES demonstrates dangers of entering floodwaters this storm season
Western Weekender / Posted 4 hours ago
NSW State Emergency Services (SES) volunteers took to the waters of Penrith Whitewater Stadium late last week to demonstrate just how dangerous it is to enter floodwaters as the next storm season approaches. Having performed more than 500 flood... Read more
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Canberra Times
Early learning business success as husband joins family affairgave Michael the opportunity to leave his job and join Kareena on her adventure
Early learning business success as husband joins family affair
Canberra Times / Posted 5 hours ago
gave Michael the opportunity to leave his job and join Kareena on her adventure. The couple now has three centres in Penrith, and one in Sutherland, also near Sydney. Kareena says her only regret is not asking Michael to join the business... Read more
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Western Advocate
Afio mai: Joey off to Samoaplayers will also visit schools and communities to help promote the game of rug
Afio mai: Joey off to Samoa
Western Advocate / Posted 5 hours ago
players will also visit schools and communities to help promote the game of rugby league in the Pacific Islands. The Country under 16s will tour alongside the Country Firsts outfit, with both having trained in Penrith in the lead-up to t... Read more
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SportsFan
NRL grand final farewellsproof that not all fairytales go to plan. Fittler's Roosters were beaten16-13 b
NRL grand final farewells
SportsFan / Posted 5 hours ago
proof that not all fairytales go to plan. Fittler's Roosters were beaten16-13 by Canterbury, 15 years after he debuted for Penrith as a teenager. Remarkably, the '04 loss was his third grand final in three years following a 18-6 loss to Penrith in... Read more
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Western Weekender
Get In The Mood for some Broadway funTickets to ‘In The Mood’ have been in such high demand with Penrith audiences t
Get In The Mood for some Broadway fun
Western Weekender / Posted 7 hours ago
Tickets to ‘In The Mood’ have been in such high demand with Penrith audiences that a third matinee performance has been announced. The hit show direct from America is an all-singing, all-dancing retro celebration of swing jazz. ‘In The Mood’ is now... Read more
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Western Weekender
Penrith a domestic violence ‘hot spot’Penrith has been labelled a domestic violence ‘hot spot’, and it’s not just a r
Penrith a domestic violence ‘hot spot’
Western Weekender / Posted 8 hours ago
Penrith has been labelled a domestic violence ‘hot spot’, and it’s not just a result of partner abuse. Many older women accessing support services from the Penrith Women’s Health Centre are escaping their violent children, according to centre... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Josh Hodgson's rise from league unknown to Dally M Medal prospectconsiderably lower than Smith's 960, Hodgson's total of 779 tackles through 26
Josh Hodgson's rise from league unknown to Dally M Medal prospect
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 hours ago
considerably lower than Smith's 960, Hodgson's total of 779 tackles through 26 rounds puts him on a par with a players like Penrith workhorse Peter Wallace (781). He has already been rewarded by his team-mates, as they voted him Canberra's player... Read more
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SportsFan
Lewis ready to party like it's 2003More NRL News Thirteen years after winning the NRL premiership as a spiky-hair
Lewis ready to party like it's 2003
SportsFan / Posted 10 hours ago
More NRL News Thirteen years after winning the NRL premiership as a spiky-haired winger with Penrith, Luke Lewis is primed for a second crack at glory with Cronulla against Melbourne this Sunday. The 33-year-old former NSW and Test utility is the... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Sporting items on sale next weekbetween £500 to £800. Other shotguns up for auction include makers such as Rob
Sporting items on sale next week
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 16 hours ago
between £500 to £800. Other shotguns up for auction include makers such as Robertson of Whitehaven, Altham and Son of Penrith and rifles by Winchester, Eddystone, Lebel, Tikka and a Pedersoli Sharps Creedmore 45-70 calibre single shot... Read more
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The News and Star
Health chiefs: We have to act to make service safeOctober 19, 1pm to 3pm, United Reformed Church Maryport: Wednesday, October 19
Health chiefs: We have to act to make service safe
The News and Star / Posted 19 hours ago
October 19, 1pm to 3pm, United Reformed Church Maryport: Wednesday, October 19, 6.30pm to 8.30pm, The Wave Centre Penrith: Tuesday, October 25, 1pm to 3pm, Penrith Methodist Church Wigton: Tuesday, October 25, 7pm to 9pm, Wigton Market... Read more
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SportsFan
Idris to join Tigers in 2017a break from rugby league at the end of the 2014 season due to personal reasons
Idris to join Tigers in 2017
SportsFan / Posted 20 hours ago
a break from rugby league at the end of the 2014 season due to personal reasons. He has played 131 NRL games with Canterbury, Gold Coast and Penrith since debuting for the Bulldogs in 2008. He represented NSW once in 2010 and Australia once in 20... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Barrow man accused of stealing perfume from department storeA BARROW man alleged to have stolen toiletries from a popular department store
Barrow man accused of stealing perfume from department store
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 22 hours ago
A BARROW man alleged to have stolen toiletries from a popular department store will appear in court today. Dean Benson of Penrith Street, Barrow, is expected to enter a plea at Furness Magistrates' Court to one charge of theft from a shop. It is... Read more
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SportsFan
Cronk to join rare club with Dally M winto its knees during the ASADA scandal in 2013-14. Gold Coast youngster Ashley
Cronk to join rare club with Dally M win
SportsFan / Posted 22 hours ago
to its knees during the ASADA scandal in 2013-14. Gold Coast youngster Ashley Taylor is the raging favourite to beat out Penrith teenager Nathan Cleary as rookie of the year. WHEN DALLY M VOTING WENT BEHIND CLOSED DOORS 16 points - Cooper Cronk... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
How the Storm overcame rotten luck to reach NRL grand finalplayers. Only two finals teams used more players than the Storm in 2016 — eigh
How the Storm overcame rotten luck to reach NRL grand final
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 23 hours ago
players. Only two finals teams used more players than the Storm in 2016 — eighth-placed Gold Coast (29) and sixth-placed Penrith (28) — while grand-final opponents Cronulla used the fewest of anyone in the NRL with just 24. So how did this... Read more
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Western Weekender
Students turn history into realityIsaacs and 18-year-old Emily Pollock. Brendon Speechley was unavailable for the
Students turn history into reality
Western Weekender / Posted 23 hours ago
Isaacs and 18-year-old Emily Pollock. Brendon Speechley was unavailable for the photo. Photo: Megan Dunn Five young Penrith locals are currently on the trip of a lifetime after taking off to walk the Kokoda Trail in Papua New Guinea last... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Parkes snatches win after the sirenUNDER-18s: Penrith bound Toby Evans bid farewell to Group 11 football in the be
Parkes snatches win after the siren
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
UNDER-18s: Penrith bound Toby Evans bid farewell to Group 11 football in the best way by kicking his Spacemen to a 26-24 victory over Macquarie Raiders in sensational circumstances at Pioneer Oval in front of his home crowd yesterday. Penrith bound... Read more
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Western Weekender
Panthers aim for title doubleTyrone May in action last Friday. Photo: NRL Photos The Penrith Panthers will
Panthers aim for title double
Western Weekender / Posted yesterday
Tyrone May in action last Friday. Photo: NRL Photos The Penrith Panthers will be aiming to be the second side in Holden Cup history to win back-to-back premierships when they take on the Sydney Roosters this Sunday afternoon. The Panthers, who... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Ash's NRL rookies hopesTAB mock market back in August had Taylor at odds of $4 of being named the NRL
Ash's NRL rookies hopes
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted yesterday
TAB mock market back in August had Taylor at odds of $4 of being named the NRL rookie of the year, with 18-year-old Penrith play-maker Cleary slightly ahead at $3.50 as the favourite at the time. However, Taylor's 2016 statistics present a... Read more
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SportsFan
Ellis would consider England comebackto undergo ankle surgery. Zak Hardaker, who remains contracted to Leeds despit
Ellis would consider England comeback
SportsFan / Posted yesterday
to undergo ankle surgery. Zak Hardaker, who remains contracted to Leeds despite finishing the season on loan to NRL club Penrith, deputised for Tomkins during England's Test series triumph over New Zealand in 2015 and is in Wayne Bennett's... Read more
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Sporting Life
Ellis open to England returnto undergo ankle surgery.Zak Hardaker, who remains contracted to Leeds despite
Ellis open to England return
Sporting Life / Posted yesterday
to undergo ankle surgery.Zak Hardaker, who remains contracted to Leeds despite finishing the season on loan to NRL club Penrith, deputised for Tomkins during England's Test series triumph over New Zealand in 2015 and is in Wayne Bennett's... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Priority road projects identifiedThursby (one scheme) A595 Thursby to Cockermouth (two schemes) A66 Workington
Priority road projects identified
Whitehaven News / Posted yesterday
Thursby (one scheme) A595 Thursby to Cockermouth (two schemes) A66 Workington to Keswick (seven schemes) A66 Keswick to Penrith (one scheme) A595 Workington to Calder Bridge (12 schemes) A595/A5092 Calder Bridge to Greenodd/Dalton (one... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Priority road projects identifiedThursby (one scheme) A595 Thursby to Cockermouth (two schemes) A66 Workington
Priority road projects identified
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted yesterday
Thursby (one scheme) A595 Thursby to Cockermouth (two schemes) A66 Workington to Keswick (seven schemes) A66 Keswick to Penrith (one scheme) A595 Workington to Calder Bridge (12 schemes) A595/A5092 Calder Bridge to Greenodd/Dalton (one... Read more
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The News and Star
Priority road projects identifiedThursby (one scheme) A595 Thursby to Cockermouth (two schemes) A66 Workington
Priority road projects identified
The News and Star / Posted yesterday
Thursby (one scheme) A595 Thursby to Cockermouth (two schemes) A66 Workington to Keswick (seven schemes) A66 Keswick to Penrith (one scheme) A595 Workington to Calder Bridge (12 schemes) A595/A5092 Calder Bridge to Greenodd/Dalton (one... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Herdwick sheep cause stir at Eskdale showin the champion sheepdog category, she was delighted." The decorative Go Herdw
Herdwick sheep cause stir at Eskdale show
Whitehaven News / Posted yesterday
in the champion sheepdog category, she was delighted." The decorative Go Herdwick lambs are part of a display at Rheged, Penrith, which runs until Wednesday, September 28. Named 'The V-ewe-ing', it is the only opportunity to see the whole flock... Read more
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The News and Star
Man broke order banning him from contacting ex-partnerA PENRITH man has admitted sending unwanted mail to a former partner he was ban
Man broke order banning him from contacting ex-partner
The News and Star / Posted yesterday
A PENRITH man has admitted sending unwanted mail to a former partner he was banned from contacting. David John Williamson, 39, pleaded guilty to one offence when he appeared at Carlisle Crown Court today. Williamson posted a card and letter to... Read more
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The News and Star
New £1m animal rescue centre opened in north Cumbriaand the local community turning out to see the historic moment. The new centre
New £1m animal rescue centre opened in north Cumbria
The News and Star / Posted yesterday
and the local community turning out to see the historic moment. The new centre is at Moorlands Head Farm, Newbiggin, near Penrith, and will allow the charity to cater for more animals in expertly-designed facilities. Cats, dogs and rabbits that... Read more
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The News and Star
Revealed: Success Regime's plans for health services in Cumbriaare for 104 beds, which is less than now, and all propose closing beds at Alsto
Revealed: Success Regime's plans for health services in Cumbria
The News and Star / Posted yesterday
are for 104 beds, which is less than now, and all propose closing beds at Alston, Wigton and Maryport, plus some others. Penrith would lose 4 beds in all scenarios) 1. Beds in Alston, Wigton, Maryport would close, with 104 beds consolidated... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Revealed: Success Regime's plans for health services in Cumbriaare for 104 beds, which is less than now, and all propose closing beds at Alsto
Revealed: Success Regime's plans for health services in Cumbria
Whitehaven News / Posted yesterday
are for 104 beds, which is less than now, and all propose closing beds at Alston, Wigton and Maryport, plus some others. Penrith would lose 4 beds in all scenarios) 1. Beds in Alston, Wigton, Maryport would close, with 104 beds consolidated... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Revealed: Success Regime's plans for health services in Cumbriaare for 104 beds, which is less than now, and all propose closing beds at Alsto
Revealed: Success Regime's plans for health services in Cumbria
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted yesterday
are for 104 beds, which is less than now, and all propose closing beds at Alston, Wigton and Maryport, plus some others. Penrith would lose 4 beds in all scenarios) 1. Beds in Alston, Wigton, Maryport would close, with 104 beds consolidated... Read more
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Western Weekender
Thain elected MayorLabor’s John Thain has been elected as the new Mayor of Penrith for the next tw
Thain elected Mayor
Western Weekender / Posted yesterday
Labor’s John Thain has been elected as the new Mayor of Penrith for the next two years. The veteran Councillor was elected unopposed at tonight’s Council meeting. Liberal Councillor Tricia Hitchen will be his Deputy. “It’s been a while since I’ve... Read more
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Northern Star
Local league flier swoops on NRL opportunitythe foot of the mountains, Magpies' boom fullback Daine Laurie has scaled the h
Local league flier swoops on NRL opportunity
Northern Star / Posted yesterday
the foot of the mountains, Magpies' boom fullback Daine Laurie has scaled the heights to earn a two-year contract with the Penrith Panthers Under-20s Holden Cup side. Laurie, who also spent time under the tutelage of NRL development officer... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Local league flier swoops on NRL opportunitythe foot of the mountains, Magpies' boom fullback Daine Laurie has scaled the h
Local league flier swoops on NRL opportunity
Daily Examiner / Posted yesterday
the foot of the mountains, Magpies' boom fullback Daine Laurie has scaled the heights to earn a two-year contract with the Penrith Panthers Under-20s Holden Cup side. Laurie, who also spent time under the tutelage of NRL development officer... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Injured woman walker rescued from Harter Fell following fallwas in significant pain after slipping while descending Harter Fell towards Nan
Injured woman walker rescued from Harter Fell following fall
West Moreland Gazette / Posted yesterday
was in significant pain after slipping while descending Harter Fell towards Nan Bield Pass on Sunday afternoon. Members of Penrith Mountain Rescue Team went to her assistance and she was placed in an emergency shelter, assessed and given pain... Read more
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Rippa
NRL Grand Final Start Time - Melbourne Storm vs Cronulla Sharksofficially open to ANZ Stadium in Sydney at 1.15pm AEST, with the Holden Cup gr
NRL Grand Final Start Time - Melbourne Storm vs Cronulla Sharks
Rippa / Posted yesterday
officially open to ANZ Stadium in Sydney at 1.15pm AEST, with the Holden Cup grand final between minor premiers the Penrith Panthers and Sydney Roosters kicking off proceedings. Next up the Burleigh Bears and Illawarra Cutters collide in the... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Rise in special needs leads to Cumbria schools budget 'rethink'or compulsory redundancy periods. Figures show that Trinity School in Carlisle
Rise in special needs leads to Cumbria schools budget 'rethink'
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted yesterday
or compulsory redundancy periods. Figures show that Trinity School in Carlisle and Ullswater Community College in Penrith – two of the biggest secondary schools in Cumbria – would see some of the largest losses – £190,887 and £177,633... Read more
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The News and Star
Child sex man jailed for five yearswas imposed by Judge Peter Davies, who said that Chambers had targeted a vulner
Child sex man jailed for five years
The News and Star / Posted 2 days ago
was imposed by Judge Peter Davies, who said that Chambers had targeted a vulnerable victim. Chambers, of Musgrave Street, Penrith, was supported in court by his parents and grandmother. His lawyer, Philip Andrews, told the court: "He feels very,... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Rise in special needs leads to Cumbria schools budget 'rethink'or compulsory redundancy periods. Figures show that Trinity School in Carlisle
Rise in special needs leads to Cumbria schools budget 'rethink'
Whitehaven News / Posted 2 days ago
or compulsory redundancy periods. Figures show that Trinity School in Carlisle and Ullswater Community College in Penrith – two of the biggest secondary schools in Cumbria – would see some of the largest losses – £190,887 and £177,633... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Cash boost for wheelchair sports clubadults and children and it offers satellite wheelchair sports with hubs across
Cash boost for wheelchair sports club
Whitehaven News / Posted 2 days ago
adults and children and it offers satellite wheelchair sports with hubs across the county including Whitehaven, Carlisle, Penrith and Kendal. The cash awarded from the CCF, £9,740, will be used to buy sports chairs for club users, which will... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Naden’s outfit loses to Cuttersproduct Brent Naden enjoyed the highs of rugby league on the grandest stage in
Naden’s outfit loses to Cutters
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
product Brent Naden enjoyed the highs of rugby league on the grandest stage in 2015, lifting the Holden Cup trophy with Penrith Panthers’ under-20s. This year, the young outside back was on the other end of the ledger. Lining up with Mounties... Read more
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The Border Mail
Letters to the editorpart of his state which exists outside Newcastle, Sydney or Wollongong. Mike B
Letters to the editor
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
part of his state which exists outside Newcastle, Sydney or Wollongong. Mike Baird thinks a rural tour is a day trip to Penrith and appears to have little or no interest in the part of his state which exists outside what he considers NSW –... Read more
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The North West Star
NRL grand final 2016: What time is kick off and how to watchand entertainment starting on Channel Nine from 6.30pm. Grand final day starts
NRL grand final 2016: What time is kick off and how to watch
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
and entertainment starting on Channel Nine from 6.30pm. Grand final day starts with the Holden Cup grand final between Penrith Panthers and Sydney Roosters at 1.35pm. The State Championship grand final follows at 3.40pm, between Illawarra... Read more
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The News and Star
Walker airlifted to hospital after falldown Harter Fell towards Nan Bield Pass near Haweswater when she tumbled injuri
Walker airlifted to hospital after fall
The News and Star / Posted 2 days ago
down Harter Fell towards Nan Bield Pass near Haweswater when she tumbled injuring her upper arm today just before 2pm. Penrith Mountain Rescue Team was called out to help the woman who was said to be in significant pain. She was placed in an... Read more
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The News and Star
Cumbria education budget rethink after huge rise in number of special needs childrenor compulsory redundancy periods. Figures show that Trinity School in Carlisle
Cumbria education budget rethink after huge rise in number of special needs children
The News and Star / Posted 2 days ago
or compulsory redundancy periods. Figures show that Trinity School in Carlisle and Ullswater Community College in Penrith – two of the biggest secondary schools in Cumbria – would see some of the largest losses – £190,887 and £177,633... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Illawarra proves to be cut above to win titleday at ANZ Stadium. McCarthy has previously tasted success in the 2014 interst
Illawarra proves to be cut above to win title
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
day at ANZ Stadium. McCarthy has previously tasted success in the 2014 interstate challenge, when Northern Pride defeated Penrith. Adam Quinlan, who has not been retained by the Dragons for next year, was named... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
SES volunteer in hospital after being injured during flood trainingAn SES volunteer is in a stable condition after he was injured during flood res
SES volunteer in hospital after being injured during flood training
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
An SES volunteer is in a stable condition after he was injured during flood rescue training at Penrith Whitewater Stadium on Sunday afternoon. An SES volunteer is in a stable condition after he was injured during flood rescue training at Penrith... Read more
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