Western Sydney News

Decade of knitting

Penrith’s Wrap with Love Knit-In group celebrated their 10 year anniversary of knitting and crocheting wraps for local and international communities in need at Penrith City Library yesterday. Wrap with Love’s wraps are donated to local shelters and sent overseas to help ward off hypothermia and provide comfort for those in need. In the last […]… read more

Woman fights for life following crash

A woman has been seriously injured in a two-car crash in Luddenham this morning. Emergency services were called to The Northern Road at Luddenham after a northbound Yaris and a southbound Corolla collided head-on at 5.25am. A woman driving the Yaris has sustained multiple injuries and is being treated at the scene by paramedics; it’s […]… read more

Security guard injured in hospital attack

Another security guard has been attacked at Nepean Hospital, sparking calls for NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian to intervene in a dispute over workplace safety. Radio 2GB’s Ray Hadley revealed this morning that the guard was attacked last night after a man presented at the Mental Health Unit. The man allegedly verbally abused a guard who […]… read more

Shots fired into Glenmore Park house

Police are investigating a public place shooting in Glenmore Park. About 8.35pm last night, police were called to a house on Hassall Way, Glenmore Park, after several shots were fired at the premises. A man and woman in the home at the time were uninjured. A short time later a vehicle was found alight on […]… read more

Masked Panther: Peach deal looks likely

I’m told there’s almost no doubt that Tyrone Peachey will find his way to the Panthers next season. After a rumoured mid-season switch back to Sydney failed to eventuate, it was thought the 27-year-old may stick it out on the Gold Coast, especially with a new coach in the mix for next season. But I’m […]… read more

Lang on League: Round 20

You can read Troy Dodds’ preview of Panthers v Bulldogs here, but Peter Lang takes a look at the rest of Round 20… Wests Tigers v North Queensland Cowboys The Tigers form has been erratic all season, they go from looking like world-beaters one week to a team which couldn’t beat time with a stick […]… read more

Egan: Time to move on from ref dramas

Panthers hooker Wayde Egan says it’s time to stop kicking stones about refereeing decisions and get back to work. Penrith failed to keep their incredible winning streak alive last Sunday following a rather controversial loss to premiership contenders Canberra 30-18 at Panthers Stadium. Penrith skipper James Tamou and vice-captain James Maloney blew up at match […]… read more

Call for kids to get in touch

If your son or daughter enjoys playing touch football during lunch time at school, they can now show off their skills in an actual competition. Penrith Touch Association is currently recruiting players for its upcoming junior summer competition, to be played at The Kingsway Fields in St Marys. The local association is now looking for […]… read more

Carmen gets special treatment in Penrith

The Penrith Symphony Orchestra is presenting Bizet’s opera ‘Carmen’. Be swept away by a tale of fate, lust, murder and jealousy in a full concert performance of one of the greatest operas of all time. ‘Carmen’ has since become one of the most popular and frequently performed operas in the classical canon; the ‘Habanera’ from […]… read more

Local actor leads the way in West Side Story

It’s hailed as one of the greatest Broadway musicals of all time, and now ‘West Side Story’ is back in Sydney. After touring Europe, the show is coming directly to Australia with a local resident playing one of the lead roles. Noah Mullins, from Leonay, has grown up around musical theatre and has made his […]… read more