Monthly Archives: March 2014

Troubled waters

Sally Alden The Quirindi Amateur Swim Club are concerned safety policies implemented by the YMCA, who now manage the Quirindi Town Pool may have ongoing effects to both the club and wider community. “We are fearful implementing these policies may hinder the progress of our swimmers and the club as a whole, and we are seeking a positive outcome for the community,” said Club Coach and Carnival Secretary...

Mayor loses no confidence vote

Sally Alden Last week’s Ordinary Council Meeting was anything but, with four councillors moving a ‘Motion of No Confidence’ in Mayor Ian Lobsey. In a brief prepared statement read by Deputy Mayor Andrew Hope on behalf of himself, Councillor Robert Webster, Councillor Andrew Laurie and Councillor Ken Cudmore, the Deputy Mayor said the motion was a result of the Liverpool Plains Shire community asking for a change...