Hume schoolchildren remember the WWI recapture of French village by Australian soldiers

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Kiel Egging, Hume Leader
April 24, 2017 4:00pm

HUME schoolchildren have paid their respects at a training ground for the nation’s World War I soldiers in the lead up to Anzac Day.

Around 300 schoolchildren attended Broadmeadows Labor MP Frank McGuire’s annual Side By Side service at the Maygar Barracks on Thursday.
The service has been previously held at local primary schools but was held at the barracks for the first time this year.

The

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VICTORIAN PLANNING AUTHORITY ENDORSES BIG PICTURE VISION FOR POSTCODES OF HOPE

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Broadmeadows MP, Frank McGuire, today welcomed the State Government’s endorsement of his big picture vision, “Creating Opportunity: Postcodes of Hope”. “The Victorian Planning Authority has released its strategy for Greater Broadmeadows, which echoes many of the strategic aims and the vision I called for in the Postcodes of Hope plan I launched last year,” Mr McGuire said.

“Postcodes of Hope highlighted the assets and opportunities Br

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SIDE BY SIDE ANZAC DAY 2017

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Friday 21 April 2017

Broadmeadows MP Frank McGuire held his Side by Side ANZAC Day ceremony for the first time at the Maygar Barracks in Broadmeadows where the Diggers, Light Horsemen and Victoria Cross winners were trained and dispatched to fight at Gallipoli and the Western Front.

“This year we not only honoured the Diggers who fought at Gallipoli but also highlighted Australia’s liberation of the French town of Villers-Bretonneux, hailed a

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Housing solution beyond discussion

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03 Apr 2017
Age, Melbourne
Author: Tony Walker
Section: General News


Our streets reflect ballooning household debt. Photo: Michele Mossop

We need to closely examine optimum distribution of population and immigration.

Core Logic, the real estate data collection agency, produced numbers last week that should have got people’s attention. Data for the first 28 days of March show Sydney house prices rose 19 per cent in the past 12 months, and the r

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Locals in Broadmeadows urged to kick start Active April

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Everyone in the Broadmeadows area – no matter their age or ability – are being challenged to improve their fitness and health and commit to 30 minutes of physical activity a day in April.

Member for Broadmeadows, Frank McGuire, today called on all Victorians to sign up for this year’s Premier’s Active April challenge that kicks off on April 1.

Getting involved in Active April can be as simple as taking a regular walk, riding to school or

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