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Police investigate armed robbery in Wallsend

Police have commenced an investigation after an armed robbery at a fast food restaurant overnight. At about 8.30pm (Wednesday 24 February), a man, armed with a firearm, entered Henny Penny on Cowper...

Action taken to alleviate Wallsend flooding

Tenders are being called for to demolish the vacant building next to the Nelson Street Bridge, as City of Newcastle takes further steps to alleviate flooding issues in the Wallsend town centre.  The...

Wallsend woman charged after fraudulently receiving benefits from NDIS

A woman will face court after she was charged with fraudulently receiving benefits from the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). In November 2020, detectives from Quakers Hill Police Area Command commenced an investigation...

Newcastle Permanent plans multi-million dollar investment

Newcastle Permanent plans to reinvest millions into refurbishing eight existing branches, following the news three outlets will shut their doors next month. CEO Bernadette Inglis outlined a number of changes on Tuesday 16...

Wallsend to welcome new active hub

Federal Park in Wallsend will be transformed into a vibrant hub of activity under a new $1.5 million project. Concept designs for the Wallsend Active Hub, which include an expanded play space, bike...

Waratahs pad up for ’round two’

It’s “take two” for the Waratah-Mayfield District Cricket Club (WMDCC). After planning a big weekend of entertainment, laughter and competition late last month, the weather gods had other ideas, with rain interrupting the...

Man charged following Wallsend shooting

Police have charged a man following their investigations into a public place shooting at Wallsend earlier this week. Just before 2am on Tuesday 2 February, officers from Newcastle City Police District were called...

Shot fired at Wallsend home overnight

An investigation is underway following a public place shooting at Wallsend overnight. Just before 2am on Tuesday 2 February, officers from Newcastle City Police District were called to a home on Platt Street,...