Meghan Markle: Prince Harry not the only ‘spare’ to the heir to choose an unconventional bride

Meghan Markle: Prince Harry not the only ‘spare’ to the heir to choose an unconventional bride

By Jane Connors Updated May 18, 2018 22:35:02 Photo: Prince Harry is being married in the spotlight but his wedding will be a more relaxed affair. (Twitter: Kensington Palace) In faraway centuries, when a sweating sickness could carry off a healthy young man in the course of an afternoon, a …

Outdated wedding traditions are tossed aside as couples choose to celebrate their way

Outdated wedding traditions are tossed aside as couples choose to celebrate their way

By Lucy Partington Posted May 17, 2018 05:00:00 Photo: First among equals: some grooms are opting to have a “best woman”. (Supplied: Kerryn Lee Photography) For many couples, marriage is no longer about society, their parents or even their friends. Now, it’s about them and only them. Many couples are …

Fraser Coast voters choose George Seymour as new Mayor in by-election, replacing sacked councillor, Chris Loft

Fraser Coast voters choose George Seymour as new Mayor in by-election, replacing sacked councillor, Chris Loft

Updated May 06, 2018 15:58:10 Photo: George Seymour has been elected as the new Mayor of the Fraser Coast Regional Council. (ABC Wide Bay: Eliza Goetze) Fraser Coast Regional Councillor and acting Mayor, George Seymour, has claimed victory in this weekend’s mayoral by-election, and will replace sacked councillor Chris Loft. …

Plastic is not the problem, it’s what you choose to do with plastic that’s the problem: expert

Plastic is not the problem, it’s what you choose to do with plastic that’s the problem: expert

Posted April 30, 2018 13:55:50 Photo: Professor Anthony Ryan says it’s not plastic that is the problem, but how people choose to deal with it. (Unsplash: Peter Bond) Getting rid of plastics entirely is highly unlikely, but also unnecessary. What we need to do is learn to stop using bad …