Off Beat News

Thu 27 Jun 2019

What’s wrong with this police report?

What’s wrong with this police report?

A fraudster tried to pull off a $7000 travel insurance scam — but was exposed by a crucial error in the dodgy evidence he gave his insurer.

Tweed's oldest cemetery could be restored to former beauty

premium_icon Tweed's oldest cemetery could be restored to former beauty

There are calls for what's considered to be the oldest cemetery on the Tweed, home to graves that date back to the 1800s, to be restored.

The huge fines facing Tweed's illegal dumpsters

premium_icon The huge fines facing Tweed's illegal dumpsters

"Illegal dumping impacts more than the environment; it impacts our way of life, the natural beauty of our community."

Trump’s glaring mistake in Twitter feud

Trump’s glaring mistake in Twitter feud

US President Donald Trump raged at the US soccer team’s captain after a slight. But in the process he made a huge mistake.

Man’s fury at ‘ridiculous’ fine

Man’s fury at ‘ridiculous’ fine

Tim Clover paid for his parking and made sure he didn’t overstay the time allocated but still copped a fine from council. The reason why is astounding.

Nudists swelter under ‘Sahara bubble’

Nudists swelter under ‘Sahara bubble’

Nudists have emerged in force as Europe swelters under the heatwave dubbed the “Sahara bubble” and forecasters warn “hell is coming.”

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