Highlighting history

HIGHLIGHTING the agricultural history at Saddleworth, an exciting new drawcard has been created for the town, with a life sized horse and sheep dog sculpture now standing proudly in the newly named Bee and Hill Park in the main street. While working in the local Op Shop, volunteers Dora Newhouse and her great friend, the […]

Brock concerned for future of Balaklava hospital

FROME MP, Geoff Brock, has revealed his grave concerns for the future of adequate medical services in the Balaklava and its surrounding communities following the suspension of surgical procedures at the local hospital. Mr Brock wrote to Health and Wellbeing Minister, Stephen Wade, in December last year raising his concerns, after receiving feedback from Balaklava […]

Cultural mural painted for YAC

A beautiful mural is now featured on the facade of the Clare and Gilbert Valleys Council work depot on Lennon Street in Clare, thanks to the Clare Youth Advisory Committee (YAC) that helped organise the project. The design was planned and painted by Shane Cook from Street Dreamz, who is an internationally and nationally recognised […]