The head of the United Firefighters Union has gone head-to-head with Tom Elliott over the proposed changes to the CFA.
Neil Mitchell is disgusted by the Victorian Government’s decision to link cancer compensation with the reform of the state’s firefighting services. It means any MP who opposes the legislation to split the CFA, will also block the compensation plan. “There’s only one reason (they’re being linked) and it’s because they want to complicate it and […]
A father has told of his anxious wait to see his daughter following the Manchester attack. Nick was waiting for his 16-year-old daughter, Caitlin, and her friend to finish at the concert when he heard the explosion. He told Neil Mitchell he felt the rumble of the explosion in his chest and feared for his […]
YOUR TOWN 3AW Drive made the trip out to Pearcedale this week and one issue seemed to be most pressing. A flashing speed limit sign is needed outside the local primary school. Tom Elliott spoke with Pearcedale Primary principal Simon Anderson, who said cars and trucks regularly flew past at 80km/h when they should be […]
A leading Australian security and terror expert says schools may become a target in the wake of the Manchester attack. Peter Jennings, Executive Director of the Australian Strategic Policy Institute, told Neil Mitchell Australia had to take the terror threat seriously. He said the decision to bomb a concert, mainly attended by teenage girls, showed a […]
A man has been arrested after allegedly clipping a pedestrian, another car and then falling asleep behind the wheel in the heart of the city.
The Brisbane Lions have given Josh Schache a fortnight’s leave to decide whether he wants to continue with the club.
Over 30 years ago Emma’s Dad promised her a trip to Disney Land when Footscray win a flag.
Victoria’s largest ever suite of legislative measures was introduced in parliament on Wednesday.
Denis Walter was joined in studio by Aussie actors Geraldine Hakewill and Kevin Hofbauer on Wednesday.
Police are calling on the public to help locate a missing mother and daughter from Benalla. 53-year-old, Judy, was last seen at a Clarke Street address on Saturday, and her 80-year-old mother, Isabel, was last seen at a Cooinda Street address on Sunday. Police and family have concerns for their welfare due to the length of time […]
Insolvency expert Ian Purchas talks to Ross about Topshop/Topman going into voluntary administration, and are people spending money?
ASIC Commissioner John Price talks to Ross about why they have banned Nathan Tinkler from running a company for nearly four years
Chris Stott from Wilson Asset Management talks to Ross about the push for change on the board at Ardent leisure
Marie Diron the Associate managing Director at Moody’s Investors Service explains why they have downgraded China’s credit rating, and what impact will it have on Australia?
Full show: Tom Elliott podcast, May 24
Jacinta Carroll the Head of Counter-terrorism at the Australian Strategic Policy Institute talks to Ross about the lessons learned from the Lindt cafe siege following the release of the inquest findings
A selfless survivor of alleged sex abuse by a school principal who fled the country wants the Australian government to do more in the fight for justice.
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Image: Rich Bartlett with LGBTI and advocate Jason Ball Sabina Read and Denis Walter speak with Rich Bartlett about coming out as gay during school assembly.
The latest from Manchester, a high school hacked, Flip flips over a cafe menu fraud and have foxes ‘calmed their farms’?
Molly Taylor, driver with the ‘Subaru do Rally’ team joins Steve Price to preview this weekend’s National Capital Rally in Canberra.
The speculation surrounding who’ll headline this year’s AFL grand final entertainment is well and truly in full swing…
Dustin Martin is “worth every cent” of the reported deal he’s set to be offered by North Melbourne, says Jon Anderson.
Gerard Healy has taken a swipe at anybody questioning Tom Mitchell’s performance against Collingwood on Saturday night. Mitchell became just the seventh player in history to rack up 50 disposals in a game. But some have questioned the impact of his performance. “Have you ever heard such crap in your life that there is […]