NSW Auditor-General delivers damning report on failed forced mergers

Forced council mergers have failed to deliver promised efficiency, savings and equality for ratepayers across merged council areas, a damning report by the NSW Auditor-General has found. #TWT080519

Happy birthday Elsie – she’s 95 today!

ELSIE SIM is turning 95 today (Friday 3rd May) and will be celebrating on Sunday at Southern Cross Care 16 Vincentia Street Marsfield from noon to 4pm.

Do what Kylie says this weekend! Step back in time

This weekend marks the end of daylight savings everywhere except QLD, WA and NT.

JA’s $350,000 Helping Handshake

Bennelong MP John Alexander OAM presented a $350,000 Commonwealth grant for the renovation and extension of Epping Scout Group’s boatshed on the Parramatta River at Meadowbank on Sunday. Scouts NSW, Epping Scout Group and the Rotary Club of Epping are also contributing. Scouts NSW, Epping Scout Group and the Rotary Club of Epping are also contributing.

Lane Cove count and Update: Anthony Roberts returned

The consistently safe Liberal seat of Lane Cove did not fail Anthony Roberts who easily claimed the seat with just over 50 per cent of first preference votes and 65 per cent of the vote on a two-party preferred basis despite a challenge from former Hunters Hill Mayor Richard Quinn, who quit the Liberal Party to challenge. #NSWvotes 2019 #NSWDecides

Ryde count update – 10.35pm

Latest figures in for the Ryde electorate show Ryde MP Victor Dominello has achieved a crushing defeat of Labor mayor Jerome Laxale with 60 per cent of the vote on a two-party preferred basis. #Ryde #NSWvotes2019 #NSW Decides

TWT Election Update: Booths closed, the winner is….

Polling booths closed about an just over two hours ago but results have already come through in another important competition - a highly-technical, qualitative assessement of the democracy sausage offering in the Ryde electorate. #NSWvotes2019 #NSWelection2019 #DemocracySausage

Concord Hospital upgrade too little too late, says Drummoyne Greens candidate

CITY of Canada Bay’s Deputy Mayor Charles Jago - the Greens candidate in the NSW electorate of Drummoyne - says the NSW Liberal Government’s Concord Hospital upgrade is “too little, too late”. #NSWvotes2019 #NSWelection2019

West Ryde Bridge widening

New traffic congestion busting traffic lights will be installed along Epping Road from North Ryde to Epping and Victoria Road in West Ryde will be widened, Ryde MP Victor Dominello has announced. TWT200319 #NSWvotes2019

Stop the Lib-Labor squabbling, says Ryde Conservatives candidate

CONSERVATIVES candidate for Ryde Steve Busch says candidates for the major parties are too busy playing the “blame game” and not tackling the real issue of inadequate infrastructure. TWT200319 #NSWvotes2019

The Weekly Times – TWT – 18th September 2019

The Weekly Times - TWT - is a campaigning, crusading, truth-seeking, death defying, Aussie battler-aligned, one-eyed-Tiger-led news organisation dedicated to Sydney's north west. This flip book - or digital edition/replica - is the 18th September 2019 edition of TWT. #TWT180919