Remember this week is Legacy week made all the more relevant by recent losses in Afghanistan. You will see soldiers at shopping centres with Legacy Badges for sale. Go to them, buy a badge and commiserate with them over the recent loss of mates. Don’t forget!
Heading down to Melbourne tomorrow to attend a Regimental reunion followed by a run through the Great Ocean Road, Bendigo, Bathurst, Griffith and back home. See you in two weeks
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The Australian Headline: Ashby conspiracy claims backfire The Age Headline: Ashby facing prospect of criminal charges, court hears. The Australian quotes Justice Rares; ….Justice Steven Rares in the Federal Court this morning said that the allegations of a criminal conspiracy from Mr Slipper and senior ministers meant that Mr Ashby could no longer be forced
Ted Eagan has a song out already celebrating the mare’s great series of 22 straight wins – a success record not equaled for over 150 years. Had a beer with Ted years ago at his house in Alice. Typical of Ted it was called “Sink-a-tinny Downs”…and we sank some! He is well know and respected
Can’t see why. What is the evidence that a dingo did it? I can imagine NT coroner Elizabeth Morris finding the dingo guilty just to end the bloody case as we have been dealing with it for 32 years so far. There might be case to give the Chamberlains closure and peace of mind but
MEN everywhere should today stop to remember Eugene Polley – the man who invented the first wireless TV remote control. Polley, 96, died of natural causes at an Illinois hospital, according to Zenith Electronics, his workplace from 1935 to 1982. Of course, women may not be so keen to stop and remember – not my
The staff member who has made accusations against House of Representatives Speaker Peter Slipper has filed a formal statement of claim in the Federal Court. A directions hearing for the case, launched by former adviser James Ashby, is due to be held on Friday. ABC article and Notice of Filing (all the gory details) here
Typical of Bob Brown, ever there to stuff me around, he announces his retirement on the day I’m committed to go camping with the Kids thus denying me the ability to to applaud his gift to the nation in a timely manner. Mind you the weekend was better spent with kids and grand kids at