ELECTION FEVER is taking over TWT Territory with candidates campaigning for the Saturday September 9 Local Government elections. We have a full election round-up inside this week starting on Page 8. Happy campaigning all.
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REV GREG BURKE rector of historic St Anne’s Church Ryde heads this week’s Birthday Honours List celebrating 63 meritorious years of service on Sunday.
He is pictured above at last Friday’s Ryde Community Prayer Breakfast where he led the community singing playing his guitar with a trio of musicians.
Bernadette Horrell better half of Ryde Rotarian Allen Horrell celebrates today same day as Nola Colefax OAM celebrates 96 while Dorothy Hutton celebrates 73 in WA and Jill McInerney of North Epping and former staff member at Epping RSL Club faces 83 candles on her birthday cake.
Kenny Lee of Eastwood real estate fame celebrates Thursday while Mette Brock celebrates in Denmark Saturday and Brian Hogan of former Hogan’s drapery shop Top Ryde parties on Sunday .
Also Sunday young sporting star Billy Maxwell McCarthy turns fifteen and Rhyll Dallas Gardner Russell celebrates same day as Darcy and Anna Kenna of Booth Street Marsfield celebrate 52 years wedded bliss.
Former Ryde councillor Professor Roslyn Carol Lunsford faces seventy candles on her birthday cake Monday same day as former North Sydney Bears Club director Chris Thomas faces a small bushfire of 74 candles on his birthday cake and Duncan and Marli Taylor celebrate 49 years wedded bliss.
Morgan John Gillis celebrates 59 years on Tuesday same day as Brian and Lyn Hogan celebrate another wedding anniversary.
Next Wednesday Christian Engisch of Torch Publishing fame celebrates same day as Clare Rogers and our own Ulrike Eichmeyer will celebrate with kids and grandkids in Austria and will same day celebrate a wedding anniversary. Happy daze all.
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BUMPER STICKER: How does Moses make tea? Hebrews it!
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– JOHN F BOOTH