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.

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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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.

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

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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.

Elderly to be forced out of Millers Point as cheap rent deal comes to an end

Eileen Enslow, 90, a resident of the Darling House aged care home in Millers Point.

Nicole Hasham Non-profit community groups are being forced to pay hundreds of dollars a week in rent, throwing their viability into doubt, as the NSW government abandons "peppercorn rent" agreements that have been...

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Rockdale man found with head injuries during peak hour at Central Station

The man enters Central Station, before collapsing near platforms 18 and 19.

Esther Han Police are appealing to the public for help about a man discovered unconscious with head injuries at Central Station last Friday morning.

Bridge to SCG built with money for western Sydney roads

Hostile reception: An artist’s sketch of the bridge over Anzac Parade.

Jacob Saulwick A controversial bridge to the Sydney Cricket Ground is being built with funds that had been ear-marked for roads in western Sydney and safety upgrades to the Pacific Highway.

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Doctors, addicts ignore life-saving drug

Liberian Ebola patient Thomas Duncan is in isolation at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital, seen here on Saturday.

Harriet Alexander It's cheap, safe, non-addictive and saves lives, so why has the overdose reversal drug Naloxone been overlooked by the medical establishment?

Professor of humanities James Arvanitakis turned from banking to aid work to university lecturer

Self-proclaimed education ninja: UWS academic James Aravanitakis.

Alexandra Smith Seeing child labourers in Bolivian mines turned a corporate hedonist into an aid worker and then a star of academia.

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...

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.

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.