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June 18, 2018 1:38 AM Road accidents involving 'elderly' drivers

* 91-year-old woman died in Royal Perth Hospital after a two-car collision, June 14. * 73-year-old man saved from his burning car after it rolled in Gympie, Queensland, June 7. * Man in his 70s was lucky escape after flipping his car and caravan on the Kwinana Freeway south of Perth, June 6. * 75-year-old man died after his vehicle collided with a truck 1

June 18, 2018 12:41 AM Former Cambodian PM Ranariddh hurt in car crash; wife killed

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) - A Cambodian prince who was a candidate in upcoming general elections was seriously injured Sunday in a road crash that killed his wife and injured at least seven other people, officials said. Prince Norodom Ranariddh, 74, was in a convoy along with senior members of his FUNCINPEC party heading toward Sihanoukville in southwest

June 17, 2018 11:12 PM Sydney hospitals to run 24/7 visitor trial

Patients in NSW public hospitals could have visitors at any hour of the day or night if a trial in four Sydney hospitals is embraced. The 24-hour visitor program, trialled at Balmain Hospital over the past month, will be extended to Royal Prince Alfred, Canterbury Hospital and Concord Hospital by Christmas, Sydney Local Health District chief executive

June 17, 2018 10:26 PM King and queen of Spain visit 300-year-old San Antonio

SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Spain's King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia are in San Antonio to celebrate the city's tricentennial and its roots as a Spanish colonial village. The royal couple attended a welcoming ceremony Sunday hosted by Mayor Ron Nirenberg and other city officials at the Spanish Governor's Palace before touring the San Jose Mission site and then visiting 8

June 16, 2018 7:00 AM York Theatre Royal on the hunt for new space

YORK’S Theatre Royal is looking for a new rehearsal space in the city, and is fighting a “major risk” label at the Arts Council. The theatre, which is refurbishing the De Grey Rooms with the aim of building up a wedding business, is on the hunt for a rehearsal space that it can also offer to community groups like choirs and drama clubs. Theatre boss Tom Bird spoke 10

June 15, 2018 7:15 PM Former Royal Ballet principal dancer Errol Pickford dies aged 51

Errol Pickford, former Royal Ballet Principal dancer and renowned teacher, has died aged 51. The Australian made history as the first ever Western dancer to partner ballerina and Soviet favourite Nina Ananiahvii at the Armenia Gala in London's Covent Garden. Born in Perth, Australia in 1966 he trained as a gymnast before moving to the UK and practicing 6

June 15, 2018 5:02 AM Mental health doctor honoured with CBE from the Queen

He received his honour for services to mental health, the NHS and diversity after a career, which has seen him serve on the Royal College of Psychiatrists Council and as a director and council member for the British Medical Association. Dr Bamrah, who is known as JS Bamrah, said: "It’s a great privilege to be honoured in this way especially as it highlights 2

June 14, 2018 4:14 PM World premiere celebrates Dusty Springfield

DUSTY, the landmark new musical about pop icon Dusty Springfield, receives its world premiere at the Theatre Royal Bath next week. Based on the authorised biography of Dusty Springfield, and with a fiercely funny and emotionally charged script from Jonathan Harvey, it stars Katherine Kingsley in what promises to be a career-defining performance 9

June 9, 2018 12:20 PM Island seafront pot to honour war hero

AN EX-SERVICE man has been honoured with a memorial plant on the island seafront. Canvey Bay Watch, a beach working community group, worked with members of the family to arrange the pot at Thorney Bay Beach, Canvey. Sam only recently died which prompted the beach group to do this tribute. Sam was a WW2 service man and had an extensive time in the armed 10

June 9, 2018 4:03 AM Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall tells gardener how she loved to swim at Seaford

THE Duchess of Cornwall told how she used to love swimming at Seaford when a top fundraiser met her. Geoff Stonebanks met Camilla after being invited to Buckingham Palace and took his mother to the garden party, where they met the royals. Geoff opted to take his 91-year-old mother Barbara Stonebanks and the pair had an amazing day. He said: “We could 9