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Community still tight

It’s very rare these days that people leave me gobsmacked. But last week you did. You know exactly who you are. You’re the ones who banded together to help out a northern beaches mum and her disabled twins. You’re the … Continue reading

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Evil murderer Crump deserves no compassion

I’ll never forget the day more than 35 years ago when Elouise Morse arrived at my school. It was memorable, not only because she was starting mid-term, but because she wore a non-regulation white scarf. She told me her mother … Continue reading

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He’ll be all right Jack

He’ll be all right, Jack THE elderly lady was sitting in her¬†wheelchair just in front of me to the right. To my left were the police, three of them,¬†big, burly blokes standing with their arms folded, staring intently ahead. Nearly … Continue reading

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Making it better with care

As a journalist I have covered my fair share of stories about hospitals and most of them have been negative. That’s the nature of the job – reporting the bad stuff, the exception to the rule, is a front page … Continue reading

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