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With the stroke of a pen…

Opinion by PETER HEHIR It was a toss-up whether this piece should be titled “Damned lies and statistics” or the one that I particularly liked, “The machine that goes ping!” The latter is of course a reference to the delivery room scene in Monty Python’s brilliant 20th-century satire “The Meaning of Life”. But then again it […]

Nursery rhymes with empty facility

By ALEC SMART Opposite Leichardt Oval, the former home ground of Balmain Tigers Rugby League Club, now the merged Wests Tigers, construction on a childcare centre began in 2015. Comprising of multiple classrooms and three partitioned play zones, the building work was finally completed in 2018. The premises, consisting of citrus trees, sand pits, an […]

John Cleese and Eric Idle: Together At Last… For The Very First Time

Two of Britain’s most iconic comedians are teaming up for three nights in Sydney that you’ll never forget, with John Cleese and Eric Idle teaming up for: John Cleese and Eric Idle: Together at last… for the very first time. As founding members of comedy troupe Monty Python, you should expect the unexpected, but most importantly […]