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Online Newcastle check-in petition gaining ground

An online petition calling for mandatory QR code check-ins to continue within Newcastle is fast-gaining traction.

Hunter MPs take up fight to save GP Access After Hours service

The Hunter region’s Labor MPs have a crucial job to undertake when federal Parliament sits again next week.

PM’s unawareness of Parliament House assault “unfathomable”: Claydon

Newcastle Federal MP Sharon Claydon is helping shape new measures to prevent sexual assault in the Labor Party. The allegations of rape made by Brittany Higgins - the former media aide to the...

Federal Parliament launches group to tackle social media concerns

Newcastle Federal MP Sharon Claydon has launched a new group in Parliament aimed at tackling the influence of ‘Big Tech'. With former US President Donald Trump being banned from Twitter and Facebook temporarily...

Newcastle MPs present united front against PEP11

The Hunter’s Federal MPs are voicing their opposition to drilling off Newcastle’s iconic coastline. Newcastle MP Sharon Claydon, Shortland MP Pat Conroy and Paterson MP Meryl Swanson released a joint statement on Friday...

Offshore drilling licence renewal unwelcome: Claydon

Newcastle MP Sharon Claydon is taking a stand against drilling off Newcastle’s iconic coastline. The Petroleum Exploration Permit 11 (PEP 11) is the east coast’s only oil and gas offshore licence and, with...

Jets star O’Donovan on target to kick new goal

Newcastle Jets star Roy O’Donovan is on target to kick a new goal in 2021. The talented forward has certainly found a permanent home in the region over the past five years. And, buoyed...

Aged care waitlist ‘cruel and senseless’: Claydon

A Newcastle MP has criticised the federal government’s handling of aged care after the total number of people on the waitlist for places was released to the Senate. The data revealed 2,673 Australians...