Deborah Gough

Deborah Gough

Knocked down, but policeman got up again in pursuit of suspect in Moonee Ponds


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Deborah Gough A tenacious police constable continued to chase a suspect on foot despite being hit by a car in Moonee Ponds on Sunday afternoon.

Elderly man robbed by opportunistic thief at Reservoir ATM

Reservoir ATM robbery

Deborah Gough An elderly bank customer had his entire account emptied by an opportunistic thief after he left his bank card in an automatic teller machine in Melbourne's north.

Knox Childcare and Kindergarten razed by fire

Deborah Gough A fire has put an end to a teddy bear's picnic at a child care centre in Wantirna South.

New E-class tram vandalised in first week on tracks

The Age News a new E Class tram tht has been tagged in graffiti. Supplied image 12th November 2013

Deborah Gough Melbourne's new E-class tram has been vandalised in just its first week on the tracks.

Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre hosts Sexpo, children's Australian All-Star Cheerleading Federation Championships

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Deborah Gough In what appears to be a scheduling faux pas - one end of Jeff's Shed will host Sexpo with its menu of raunch and porn as the other end hosts cheerleading tots expressly forbidden from thrusting.

Police dog helps find teenager after robbery

Deborah Gough A police dog has helped police find a teenager who allegedly robbed a fast food restaurant in Frankston North on Tuesday morning.

'Angry' driver clocked at 200km/h in Waurn Ponds

Deborah Gough A man who was allegedly clocked travelling at nearly three times the speed limit told police he had an "anger management problem".

Search for Bo Huang, missing from Preston

Deborah Gough Police are concerned for the welfare of a Preston woman whose disappearance they say is out of character.

Two-car Tullamarine Freeway crash hits commuters

Deborah Gough Airport-bound traffic was hit by heavy delays on Wednesday morning after a two-car crash on the Tullamarine Freeway.

Kings Park fire traps family in home, man arrested

Scene of the Kings Park home blaze.

Deborah Gough A Kings Park man has been arrested after a suspicious blaze that trapped a young family inside their burning home.

Australian Bluegum Plantations says sorry for killing koalas


Deborah Gough Australia's largest woodchip exporter has stopped logging in areas with high populations of koalas after admitting it had killed and maimed animals in Victoria's south-west.

Germaine Greer sells archive to Melbourne University

Germaine Greer  at University of Melbourne where her personal collection of writing materials has been acquired.  The Age. Photo: Angela Wylie. October 28 2013.

Deborah Gough Larger-than-life feminist Germaine Greer is downsizing, and the "nutters' drawer" from her archives is part of a treasure trove that will come to Melbourne University next year.

Learner driver three times over limit after crashing, police say

Police tape.

Deborah Gough A 59-year-old learner permit driver allegedly crashed while driving at three times the legal blood alcohol limit on Friday night, police say.

Fast food customer assaulted in Brunswick

Deborah Gough A man walking home with takeaway food was allegedly attacked and assaulted by two men in Brunswick, police say.

Police believe death of man on running track in Oakleigh is not suspicious

A body has been found in Oakleigh.

Deborah Gough Police are investigating the discovery of a body in the south-east Melbourne suburb of Oakleigh on Tuesday morning.

Hurstbridge, Eltham train lines suspended after person hit


Deborah Gough Train services on the Hurstbridge and Eltham lines have been suspended after a person was hit by a train.

Kangaroo cornered in Melbourne Airport chemist

Deborah Gough A kangaroo is cornered in a Melbourne Airport chemist as handlers try to remove it from the shop.

Napthine security rethink after 'ugly' Geoff Shaw taxi protest fracas

Geoff Shaw allegedly punches protestor (Thumbnail)

Rania Spooner and Deborah Gough A taxi driver left bleeding from the head after a clash with Geoff Shaw outside Parliament House says tensions flared after the controversial MP engaged in a slanging match with protesters.

East-west link protesters blockade John Holland office in Collingwood

East-West link protest.

Deborah Gough East-west link tunnel protesters have blockaded three entrances of building giant John Holland's Collingwood office as the group took on the private sector in its fight against the project.

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Metro services suspended after man is hit by train on the Upfield line

Police at the scene of the fatal Moreland train strike.

Deborah Gough A second person has been killed by a train in as many days, this time causing the suspension of the Upfield line.