Times Past: February 24, 1984

Miriam Webber
By Miriam Webber
February 23 2022 - 2:00pm
The front page of The Canberra Times on February 24, 1984.

The federal government was hiring a university professor to teach "plain English" to the public service, The Canberra Times reported on this day in 1984.


Miriam Webber

Miriam Webber

City reporter

I'm the Canberra Times' city reporter, digging into how the capital is developing and the issues affecting residents, businesses and community organisations. Drop me a line at miriam.webber@canberratimes.com.au

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