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Daily Record
Hurricane Ophelia is set to hit West Dunbartonshire and HelensburghA weather warning has been issued for West Dunbartonshire and Helensburgh this
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
A weather warning has been issued for West Dunbartonshire and Helensburgh this afternoon as the aftermath of Hurricane Ophelia hits the UK. Residents in our area have been told to expect very strong winds until late tonight (Monday). The Met... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Harris and Stokes instrumental in Jamberoo winbowling performances. The combined under 14Bs Jamberoo/Albion Park team prevai
Kiama Independent / Posted yesterday
bowling performances. The combined under 14Bs Jamberoo/Albion Park team prevailed in a low scoring affair by defeating Helensburgh Gold by five wickets at Keith Irvine Oval. The away side were bowled out for 58 in just 15.1 overs thanks to a... Read more
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NZCity
Search continues for missing Dunedin manon Thursday afternoon. Extensive searches had already been carried out in the
NZCity / Posted yesterday
on Thursday afternoon. Extensive searches had already been carried out in the Waikari, Frasers Gully, Halfway Bush and Helensburgh areas, leaving police with serious concerns over Mr Mclean's welfare, Sergeant Richard Panting said on... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Search continuing for missing Dunedin manand has not been seen since 3pm Thursday afternoon.Extensive searches covering
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
and has not been seen since 3pm Thursday afternoon.Extensive searches covering the Waikari, Frasers Gully, Halfway Bush and Helensburgh areas since then have located nothing of interest.Police need people who live in these areas to check their... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Page, Thompson fire as Uni hammer Daptoit was a good performance all round.” University are on of three clubs to begi
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
it was a good performance all round.” University are on of three clubs to begin the season with consecutive victories as Helensburgh and Keira both chalked up back-to-back wins. Port Kembla were in the box seat to run down Keira, who posted... Read more
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Western Advocate
Starling’s keen to give back to rugby leagueas I’ve been growing up.” Starling said Oberon was one of the first clubs to t
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
as I’ve been growing up.” Starling said Oberon was one of the first clubs to talk to him about 2018. The 115 kilogram Helensburgh Tigers junior from Woonona on the state’s south coast is looking forward to the chance to play bush footy – an... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Police urge Dunedin residents to check their backyardsa rescue search dog and Police are searching further afield in the town belt.Th
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
a rescue search dog and Police are searching further afield in the town belt.They also continue to search Wakari, Helensburgh, Halfway Bush Kaikorai valley and Frasers Gully.Police ask residents to check their properties again,... Read more
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NZCity
Review after Dunedin man goes missingin light of these events." About 60 volunteers from Land Search and Rescue, th
NZCity / Posted 2 days ago
in light of these events." About 60 volunteers from Land Search and Rescue, the Red Cross and a rescue dog combed Wakari, Helensburgh, Halfway Bush Kaikorai Valley and Frasers Gully on Saturday. Dunedin Marine Search and Rescue were also checking... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Search in Dunedin continues for missing man Gordon McLeantoday.Today approximately 60 LandSAR volunteers, Red Cross volunteers, a rescue
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
today.Today approximately 60 LandSAR volunteers, Red Cross volunteers, a rescue search dog and Police are searching Wakari, Helensburgh, Halfway Bush Kaikorai valley and Frasers Gully. The Dunedin Marine Search and Rescue are also included in the... Read more
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NZCity
Search for Dunedin man enters day three60 volunteers from Land Search and Rescue, the Red Cross and a rescue dog would
NZCity / Posted 3 days ago
60 volunteers from Land Search and Rescue, the Red Cross and a rescue dog would be out again on Saturday, combing Wakari, Helensburgh, Halfway Bush Kaikorai Valley and Frasers Gully. Dunedin Marine Search and Rescue would also be checking... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Hundreds turn out to farewell loved Helensburgh 'rogue' Jack Hinton may have lacked the gift of speech, but the sunny-faced, golden-h
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
Jack Hinton may have lacked the gift of speech, but the sunny-faced, golden-haired teenager managed to touch the lives and hearts of many people.More than 300 mourners turned out to farewell... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Calderwood asbestos scandal not Bingo’s only problemfacing court action over major alleged licence breaches at Minto, and was recen
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
facing court action over major alleged licence breaches at Minto, and was recently fined $15,000 for unlawful activities at Helensburgh. And it has emerged that Bingo chairman Michael Coleman also leads environmental charity Planet Ark. Bingo is... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Flames venture north for shot at SCG birthwell and hopefully get the win over last year’s premiers.” Illawarra Cricket
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
well and hopefully get the win over last year’s premiers.” Illawarra Cricket Round two 11.30am: NORTHERN DISTRICTS v HELENSBURGH at Hollymount, UNIVERSITY v DAPTO at University Oval, PORT KEMBLA v KEIRA at King George V Oval, BALGOWNIE v... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Bin empire gobbles up BlackwellsWollongong Recycling facility on Wylie Rd at Kembla Grange, photographed in 201
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
Wollongong Recycling facility on Wylie Rd at Kembla Grange, photographed in 2015, is part of the sale to Bingo. Well-known Helensburgh waste managers the Blackwell family are selling their two recycling properties to Sydney waste disposal empire... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Calderwood asbestos threat may affect 500 sitesRecycling operation, on Wyllie Rd, Kembla Grange, is owned by Sydney bin behemo
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
Recycling operation, on Wyllie Rd, Kembla Grange, is owned by Sydney bin behemoth Bingo, which bought it from the Helensburgh-based Blackwell family earlier this year. “The material in question was quickly identified and quarantined,” a... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Ruan takes on the worldWorld Cup website. Want more from the Kiama Independent? Try these: The squad
Kiama Independent / Posted 6 days ago
World Cup website. Want more from the Kiama Independent? Try these: The squad is (in alphabetical order) is Kezie Apps * Helensburgh (NSW), Chelsea Baker * Wallabies Gladstone (QLD), Heather Ballinger Wests Panthers (QLD), Annette Brander *... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Just a bunch of ‘Friday Night Heroes’ having funothers invest their spare time in cars, but for Stewart Cunningham playing in a
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
others invest their spare time in cars, but for Stewart Cunningham playing in a rock band is his hobby. The gardener from Helensburgh startedLeadfingerin 2007 as his creative outlet and avenue for “adventure”. Nearly a decade on and four-piece of... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Illawarra rock band Leadfinger’s first European tourbunch of 40-somethings are stoked to finally play their music overseas. Illawa
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
bunch of 40-somethings are stoked to finally play their music overseas. Illawarra rock band Leadfinger. Picture: Supplied Helensburgh gardener Stewart Cunningham once described his rock band Leadfinger as an avenue for adventure. The four-piece... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Ruan takes on the worldWorld Cup website. Want more from the Kiama Independent? Try these: The squad
Kiama Independent / Posted 7 days ago
World Cup website. Want more from the Kiama Independent? Try these: The squad is (in alphabetical order) is Kezie Apps * Helensburgh (NSW), Chelsea Baker * Wallabies Gladstone (QLD), Heather Ballinger Wests Panthers (QLD), Annette Brander *... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
McCrae fires, Uni stop Ballyslipping away. Key wicket: Uni opener Rhys Voysey broke the big Balgownie part
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 8 days ago
slipping away. Key wicket: Uni opener Rhys Voysey broke the big Balgownie partnership on Saturday. Picture: Georgia Matts Helensburgh captain Mitch McCrae piled on the runs, while University held off a determined Balgownie fightback in the opening... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Bremner back for Jillaroos’ World Cup campaignBremner suffered an ankle injury in NSW’s 22-6 win over Queensland in July, a g
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 8 days ago
Bremner suffered an ankle injury in NSW’s 22-6 win over Queensland in July, a game which was a comeback for her Helensburgh teammate Kezie Apps. Sam Bremner’s goal of World Cup success was under threat when she came frame WIN Stadium hobbling during... Read more
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metro
Elderly couple who finally found each other in their 80s get engagedWonderful & Strange/Ashitha Nagesh) ‘I never thought I’d meet anyone at this l
metro / Posted 8 days ago
Wonderful & Strange/Ashitha Nagesh) ‘I never thought I’d meet anyone at this late stage in my life,’ Helen, who lives in Helensburgh, said. ‘The bus was packed. I normally get a seat to myself, as I’m usually the only one travelling since my... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Bremner back for JillaroosBremner suffered an ankle injury in NSW’s 22-6 win over Queensland in July, a g
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
Bremner suffered an ankle injury in NSW’s 22-6 win over Queensland in July, a game which was a comeback for her Helensburgh teammate Kezie Apps. Sam Bremner’s goal of World Cup success was under threat when she came frame WIN Stadium hobbling during... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Jillaroos for rugby league World Cupholders can gain entry for free to women’s pool matches. Jillaroos team for Ru
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
holders can gain entry for free to women’s pool matches. Jillaroos team for Rugby League World Cup Kezie Apps * – Helensburgh (NSW), Chelsea Baker * – Wallabies Gladstone (QLD), Heather Ballinger – Wests Panthers (QLD), Annette, Brander *... Read more
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News.com.au
Jillaroos for rugby league World Cupholders can gain entry for free to women’s pool matches. Jillaroos team for Ru
News.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
holders can gain entry for free to women’s pool matches. Jillaroos team for Rugby League World Cup Kezie Apps * – Helensburgh (NSW), Chelsea Baker * – Wallabies Gladstone (QLD), Heather Ballinger – Wests Panthers (QLD), Annette, Brander *... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
McCrae fires, Uni stop swooping Magpiesslipping away. Key wicket: Uni opener Rhys Voysey broke the big Balgownie part
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 10 days ago
slipping away. Key wicket: Uni opener Rhys Voysey broke the big Balgownie partnership on Saturday. Picture: Georgia Matts Helensburgh captain Mitch McCrae piled on the runs, while University held off a determined Balgownie fightback in the opening... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
McCrae fires, Uni stop swooping Magpiesslipping away. Key wicket: Uni opener Rhys Voysey broke the big Balgownie part
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 10 days ago
slipping away. Key wicket: Uni opener Rhys Voysey broke the big Balgownie partnership on Saturday. Picture: Georgia Matts Helensburgh captain Mitch McCrae piled on the runs, while University held off a determined Balgownie fightback in the opening... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
We found love in our 80s... over a stuck bus seatbeltretired cartoonist from Cathcart, offered to help Helen when her seatbelt got s
EveningTimes Online / Posted 10 days ago
retired cartoonist from Cathcart, offered to help Helen when her seatbelt got stuck. Retired nurse Helen, who now lives in Helensburgh, said: “I never thought I’d meet anyone at this late stage in my life. “The first time he ever put his hands on... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Second officer removed for alleged improper relationship with female colleague on scandal-hit submarinesecret missions patrolling beneath the waves of the North Atlantic to maintain
Daily Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
secret missions patrolling beneath the waves of the North Atlantic to maintain the nation’s deterrent. Cdr Armstrong, from Helensburgh near Glasgow, took command of the boat in February. A Royal Navy biography says the 41-year-old was previously... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Date for Waverley's final sailingThe steamer leaves Customhouse Quay on October 14 for Helensburgh, Kilcreggan a
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
The steamer leaves Customhouse Quay on October 14 for Helensburgh, Kilcreggan and Blairmore. And the following day she sails again from the town to visit Largs and Rothesay and then steam through the Kyles of Bute to Tighnabruaich. The ship’s... Read more
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Kiama Independent
More EPA drama for Bingo waste companyan Illawarra business owned by waste company Bingo Industries has fallen foul o
Kiama Independent / Posted 11 days ago
an Illawarra business owned by waste company Bingo Industries has fallen foul of the Environment Protection Authority. Helensburgh Recyling has been hit with a $15,000 fine by the Environment Protection Authority for unlawfully accepting... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
More EPA drama for Bingo waste companyan Illawarra business owned by waste company Bingo Industries has fallen foul o
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
an Illawarra business owned by waste company Bingo Industries has fallen foul of the Environment Protection Authority. Helensburgh Recyling has been hit with a $15,000 fine by the Environment Protection Authority for unlawfully accepting... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Grieving Northern Districts set for Daptoget stuck into the middle order.” Play will commence at Reed Oval at 11:30am.
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
get stuck into the middle order.” Play will commence at Reed Oval at 11:30am. ILLAWARRA Saturday, round one 11:30am: HELENSBURGH v CORRIMAL at Rex Jackson Oval, KEIRA v WESTS at Keira Oval, PORT KEMBLA v WOLLONGONG at King George V Oval,... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Grieving Northern Districts set for Daptointo the middle order.” Play will commence at Reed Oval at 11:30am. ILLAWARRA
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
into the middle order.” Play will commence at Reed Oval at 11:30am. ILLAWARRA One Day Saturday, round one 11:30am: HELENSBURGH v CORRIMAL at Rex Jackson Oval, KEIRA v WESTS at Keira Oval, PORT KEMBLA v WOLLONGONG at King George V Oval,... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Dapto set for grieving Northern Districtsinto the middle order.” Play will commence at Reed Oval at 11:30am. ILLAWARRA
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
into the middle order.” Play will commence at Reed Oval at 11:30am. ILLAWARRA One Day Saturday, round one 11:30am: HELENSBURGH v CORRIMAL at Rex Jackson Oval, KEIRA v WESTS at Keira Oval, PORT KEMBLA v WOLLONGONG at King George V Oval,... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Dapto set for grieving Northern Districtsinto the middle order.” Play will commence at Reed Oval at 11:30am. ILLAWARRA
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
into the middle order.” Play will commence at Reed Oval at 11:30am. ILLAWARRA One Day Saturday, round one 11:30am: HELENSBURGH v CORRIMAL at Rex Jackson Oval, KEIRA v WESTS at Keira Oval, PORT KEMBLA v WOLLONGONG at King George V Oval,... Read more
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Daily Record
Safe haven for women and kids affected by domestic abuse in West Dunbartonshirelowest. She added: “At Christmas, Easter and at holiday times, the community a
Daily Record / Posted 11 days ago
lowest. She added: “At Christmas, Easter and at holiday times, the community are round here, local churches right down to Helensburgh and into Dumbarton and beyond hand in donations. Last Christmas, the amount of stuff we were donated was... Read more
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Daily Record
Looking back: 30 years since the first Polaroid 10k in Balloch was heldto have a chat about his remarkable predictions which have gained him fame acro
Daily Record / Posted 11 days ago
to have a chat about his remarkable predictions which have gained him fame across the country. Frank, who was born in Helensburgh and went on to live in Brucehill and Bellsmyre before finding fame in the world of astrology, spoke of his life... Read more
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Daily Record
Stolen cars linked to doorstep murder bid as cops continue hunt for gunmanFocus was found on fire near Arkleston Road Cemetery, about two miles away, aft
Daily Record / Posted 12 days ago
Focus was found on fire near Arkleston Road Cemetery, about two miles away, after the shooting. The car was stolen from Helensburgh, Argyll, between September 13 and 14. A grey Audi A1, which was stolen from Cardross in Argyll between September... Read more
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Daily Record
Cops seek 'man bun' male and two female dog walkers in attempted murder probeRoad, near the cemetery, a short time after the attempted murder. Police belie
Daily Record / Posted 13 days ago
Road, near the cemetery, a short time after the attempted murder. Police believe it was stolen from Somerville Place, Helensburgh, between September 13 and 14. The second car is a dark grey Audi A1 which has yet to be traced and may have been... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Detectives seek key witnesses after botched murder bid sees man shot at in his Paisley homea short time after the attempted murder. Officers have established that this ca
EveningTimes Online / Posted 13 days ago
a short time after the attempted murder. Officers have established that this car was stolen from Somerville Place in Helensburgh between Wednesday and Thursday, September 13 and 14. The second vehicle is a dark, grey coloured Audi A1. This... Read more
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Daily Record
Helensburgh family organise fundraiser to remember beloved granmoney for Cancer Research UK while also paying tribute to grandparents lost to
Daily Record / Posted 13 days ago
money for Cancer Research UK while also paying tribute to grandparents lost to the disease. Social worker Donna from Helensburgh, who volunteers at the Cancer Research shop in the town, told the Lennox Herald all about the inspiration for the... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Clydebank teen thugs avoid jail for 'loutish' rail station attackand all were heavily under the influence of alcohol. Defence solicitor Jonatha
EveningTimes Online / Posted 14 days ago
and all were heavily under the influence of alcohol. Defence solicitor Jonathan Paul, representing one 17-year-old, from Helensburgh, said his client was keen to join the armed forces. He said: “This is a disgraceful incident and he is ashamed... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Express trains stopping at Bulli is ‘possible’be possible for Sydney-bound trains given the few minutes of timetable slack th
Kiama Independent / Posted 14 days ago
be possible for Sydney-bound trains given the few minutes of timetable slack that sometimes results in trains waiting at Helensburgh.” MORE: Money for South Coast rail line – Treasurer However a Transport for NSW spokesman said a stop at Bulli... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Express trains stopping at Bulli is ‘possible’be possible for Sydney-bound trains given the few minutes of timetable slack th
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 14 days ago
be possible for Sydney-bound trains given the few minutes of timetable slack that sometimes results in trains waiting at Helensburgh.” MORE: Money for South Coast rail line – Treasurer However a Transport for NSW spokesman said a stop at Bulli... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Mount Ousley Rd jammed as four cars go nose-to-tailmotorists are now experiencing delays further north. Heavy holiday traffic is
Kiama Independent / Posted 14 days ago
motorists are now experiencing delays further north. Heavy holiday traffic is affecting the M1 Princes Motorway from Helensburgh to Heathcote, according to Live Traffic. Earlier: Four cars have been caught up in a nose-to-tail series of... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Royal Navy submarine commander removed over claim of 'inappropriate relationship' with female officeron nuclear deterrent patrol at the time and the Ministry of Defence said operat
Daily Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
on nuclear deterrent patrol at the time and the Ministry of Defence said operations were not affected. Cdr Armstrong, from Helensburgh near Glasgow, took command of the boat in February. A Royal Navy biography says he was previously involved in... Read more
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Scotsman
Jacobite leader in fight over battlefield roundabout planon 18 December, 1745, is now at the centre of the roundabout entry to The Oaks,
Scotsman / Posted 16 days ago
on 18 December, 1745, is now at the centre of the roundabout entry to The Oaks, a Story Homes development. Black, from Helensburgh, has called the move a desecration of a war grave. He is now appealing for Scots and the Scottish diaspora to... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Bush fire near HelensburghThe Rural Fire Service has been called to a fire in bushland near Helensburgh t
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 17 days ago
The Rural Fire Service has been called to a fire in bushland near Helensburgh this afternoon as a high fire danger warning remains in place. The Rural Fire Service has been called to a fire in bushland near Helensburgh this afternoon. The fire... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Scarce Wollongong cemetery plots now being tradedshows Wollongong cemetery is full, Bulli cemetery is full, and Wombarra is not
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 18 days ago
shows Wollongong cemetery is full, Bulli cemetery is full, and Wombarra is not taking reservations any more. Apart from Helensburgh, which has 10 per cent capacity remaining, the Wollongong Lawn Cemetery at Kembla Grange is the only option for... Read more
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