Surry Hills

Disqualified driver charged over Surry Hills taxi crash

A man disqualified from driving until 2038 has allegedly led police on a pursuit through the city, before his Range Rover crashed into a taxi and left three people injured.

Special constable guilty of Surry Hills assault

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Paul Bibby A special constable from Sydney has been found guilty of assaulting a man nearly half his size and intimidating another who then tried to arrest him.

Cyclist trapped under garbage truck in Surry Hills

Cyclist trapped under a garbage truck in Surry Hills.

Megan Levy A cyclist was trapped underneath a garbage truck for 30 minutes following a collision in Surry Hills during Tuesday morning's peak hour.

Bashed unconcious in Surry Hills: man fights for his life

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Megan Levy A man is fighting for his life after he was punched unconscious outside a fast food restaurant in Surry Hills, one of two bashings across Sydney that left their victims in hospital.

Woman snatched off Cleveland Street, Surry Hills in attempted sex assault

Louise Hall A woman screamed and managed to fight off a man accused of snatching her off Cleveland Street at Surry Hills at 8pm on Saturday night and attempting to sexually assault her.

New tram line: City of Sydney council wants extra stop in Surry Hills

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Jacob Saulwick How far should Sydney residents have to walk to get to a stop on the city's new tram line?

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Surry Hills siege ends after police storm building

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Ben Grubb and Ilya Gridneff A siege in Surry Hills appears to be over after a man was escorted from a block of units by police.

Man in custody after armed siege in Surry Hills

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Ben Grubb, Ilya Gridneff A man is in police custody after a brief siege in Surry Hills during which heavily armed police entered a block of units.

Assault charge after Surry Hills siege

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Ben Grubb, Ilya Gridneff A man has been charged with assault following a siege in Surry Hills that ended when a shirtless man was escorted from a block of units by police and arrested.

George St takes city's dining crown off Surry Hills

George St

Ardyn Bernoth Where is Sydney's hottest, most happening eat street? If you thought Crown Street, Surry Hills, think again. The city's George Street takes the crown as Sydney's star culinary strip.

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Surry Hills cell death triggers inquiry

Sydney Police centre in Surry Hills.

Geesche Jacobsen AN INMATE, arrested for minor fraud and theft charges, has died in the cells at the Surry Hills police centre.

Makeover for Double Bay as grand dame turns hipster chic

The reinvention of Double Bay: Edwina Miller and Ella Bunbell enjoy a glass of wine at a cafe.

Georgina Safe Sonia McMahon and Kerry Packer were among the society names who once swanned about the designer shops, cafes and restaurants in the borough nicknamed Double Pay, but in recent years its...

NSW Police to watch over Sydney and other centres after counter-terrorism raids

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Michael Koziol The riot squad, traffic patrol and mounted police will form part of a "high visibility" operation on Sydney's streets to guard against potential revenge attacks and other conflicts following...

HIV study promising for multiple sclerosis treatment

Harriet Alexander People living with HIV are protected from multiple sclerosis, according to a study that scientists hope will lead to new treatment for MS.

Sydney restaurants: Where we are happy to pay for fine dining

Guillaume in Paddington, which opens on Saturday.

Esther Han and Inga Ting Celebrated chef Guillaume Brahimi is set to open a new fine dining restaurant, as new figures show patrons of premium restaurants are spending more.

$100,000 reward to find killers of AC/DC manager Crispin Dye

Reward for information: Crispin Dye died in 1993 after being bashed in Little Oxford Street, near Taylor Square.

Megan Levy The state government is offering a $100,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for the 1993 death of Crispin Dye.

Call for crackdown on unpaid work

Fair chance: Erin Stewart.

Anna Patty Young people need better protection from exploitation in the workplace through tighter regulation of unpaid internships, a NSW parliamentary inquiry has heard.

More diners booking a table for one

Esther Han The rise in the number of people living alone, and advances in technology, are increasingly removing the stigma of dining alone.

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Close shave for men after risky ritual makes comeback at barbershops

A socially acceptable

Josephine Tovey It’s a quarter past four on a wintery afternoon, and in a quiet laneway in Surry Hills, a man dressed in black approaches Michael Nicolian’s throat with a razor blade.

SCG violence: Claims Swans fans caused concussion

Georgina Mitchell A Lane Cove man says he was left with concussion and still cannot fully open or close his jaw after he was assaulted by six Sydney Swans fans at the SCG on Saturday night.