Daily Archives: August 27, 2016

Calling all Wollongong welcomers for cruise ship arrival

Welcoming Gareth Ward

Welcoming Gareth Ward

Parliamentary Secretary for the Illawarra and South Coast Gareth Ward is among many eager to give the first cruise ship passengers to arrive in October a big Wollongong welcome.

Mr Ward is …

'I'm going to die today'

Shark attack survivors have to deal with significant physical and emotional pain. So why are they treated as ocean intruders getting their just deserts?

Bite Club members (from left) Dale Carr, Kevin Young, Dave Pearson and Bruce Lucas. Photo: James Brickwood

Bite Club members (from left) Dale Carr, Kevin Young, Dave Pearson

Practical ways to help people who are dying

Ruth and Andrew Terracini on holidays in Far North Queensland, re-enacting their wedding photo. It was their last holiday together before Ruth died in August 2015. Photo: Supplied

Ruth and Andrew Terracini on holidays in Far North Queensland, re-enacting their wedding photo. It was their last holiday together before Ruth died in August 2015. Photo: Supplied

Just months before she died Ruth Terracini …

South Shields Geordie Shore star Marnie Simpson comes fourth in Celebrity Big Brother after wave of controversy

South Shields reality TV star Marnie Simpson has come fourth in this summer’s Celebrity Big Brother.

The 24-year-old was the third Geordie Shore cast member to take enter the Big Brother house, following Sunderland’s Charlotte …

UN council plans S.Sudan visit to push for regional force

NNA – The UN Security Council is planning a trip to South Sudan next week to persuade President Salva Kiir to accept a new regional protection force or face an arms embargo, diplomats said Friday.…