Royal Adelaide Hospital’s longest-staying patient turns to art to ease boredom and frustration

Royal Adelaide Hospital’s longest-staying patient turns to art to ease boredom and frustration

Posted May 11, 2018 06:45:11 Photo: Steven Pratt has undergone more than 80 operations during his time at the RAH. (ABC News: Tom Fedorowytsch) More than two years in hospital — that’s a long time to spend alone, bored, lost in thought and frustrated, not to mention surviving on hospital …

Concept designs released for new ‘cultural landmark’ on old Royal Adelaide Hospital site

Concept designs released for new ‘cultural landmark’ on old Royal Adelaide Hospital site

Posted May 12, 2018 09:00:42 Photo: This design was submitted by Bjarke Ingels Group and JPE Design Studio. (Supplied: South Australia Government) Related Story: Aboriginal art gallery and hotel proposed for old RAH site Related Story: Contemporary art gallery ‘to become tourism drawcard’ in Adelaide Concept designs for a new …

Real zinger! Woman charged over violent, foul-mouthed rampage at KFC on Hindley St in Adelaide

Real zinger! Woman charged over violent, foul-mouthed rampage at KFC on Hindley St in Adelaide

A YOUNG woman has been charged over a violent, foul-mouthed tirade at a fast food outlet on Hindley St, in which staff were abused and equipment hurl over the counter. The rampage was caught on video and uploaded to social media on Friday night. It shows a woman at the …

Fugitive ex-bikie blogger caught in Adelaide after taunting police

Fugitive ex-bikie blogger caught in Adelaide after taunting police

Updated May 10, 2018 15:46:35 Photo: David Brooks failed to report for parole on February 21, sparking a cross-state manhunt. (Source: Facebook) “After taunting police about his location on Facebook for nearly three months, ex-bikie David Brooks has been arrested in Adelaide’s north. The 48-year-old failed to report for parole …

The battle for Mayo. Adelaide Hills voters are about to get another taste of election season

The battle for Mayo. Adelaide Hills voters are about to get another taste of election season

Posted May 10, 2018 08:39:16 This week the Australian Electoral Commission formally began the process to transform the now figurehead-less ‘Nick Xenophon Team’ into the rather more loosely defined ‘Centre Alliance’. The renamed party is seeking to brand itself with a new logo — two concentric circles, apparently representing a …

Indian cricket board rules out day-night Test match at Adelaide Oval

Indian cricket board rules out day-night Test match at Adelaide Oval

Posted May 08, 2018 15:52:22 Photo: Adelaide Oval hosted the first day-night Test in 2015. (AP Photo: Rick Rycroft) Related Story: Day-night India Test still up in the air as summer schedule revealed Related Story: India set to allow DRS for Australia series India’s cricket board has a reputation for …

Sheep put down, 3 others injured while heading to live export ship in Port Adelaide

Sheep put down, 3 others injured while heading to live export ship in Port Adelaide

Posted May 08, 2018 15:17:29 One sheep has had to be euthanased and three others have been injured before being loaded onto a live export ship docked at Port Adelaide, the RSPCA says. The Al Shuwaikh arrived at the port over the weekend, ready to transport South Australian livestock to …

Royal wedding: Adelaide sisters travel to UK to join Prince Harry and Meghan Markle near Windsor Castle

Royal wedding: Adelaide sisters travel to UK to join Prince Harry and Meghan Markle near Windsor Castle

Updated May 05, 2018 12:08:13 Photo: Sisters Judy Routley and Helen Johnson talk about their plans. (ABC News: Sarah Hancock) It may be more than 16,000 kilometres away, but that’s not going to make two sisters from Adelaide miss out on the Royal wedding. Sisters Helen Johnson and Judy Routley …

Brabham supercars tipped for build in Adelaide

Brabham supercars tipped for build in Adelaide

Posted May 03, 2018 11:10:34 One of the world’s most exclusive cars — the Brabham BT 62 — will reportedly be built in Adelaide, in a factory near the former Holden site at Elizabeth. According to reports from London, just seventy of the vehicles will be manufactured with buyers having …

Adelaide traffic congestion targeted in federal-state deal including six-lane motorway

Adelaide traffic congestion targeted in federal-state deal including six-lane motorway

Updated May 01, 2018 13:43:46 Photo: The funding is intended to ease congestion for northern suburbs commuters. (ABC News: Malcolm Sutton) Related Story: SA parties aim election promises at Adelaide commuters Adelaide motorists will be able to travel non-stop between Gawler and the River Torrens after the South Australian and …