NSW Labor MP Walt Secord to retire from politics following allegations of bullying

NSW Labor MP Walt Secord to retire from politics following allegations of bullying

Prominent South Wales Labor figure Walt Secord has announced his retirement from politics following accusations of bullying from colleagues. Key points: An ABC investigation uncovered allegations of bullying against Walt Secord Mr Secord apologised and admitted he could be too “direct” and “blunt” He stepped down from the frontbench last week and now has decided not to … Read more

NSW Labor Party frontbencher Walt Secord steps down amid bullying claims as fresh allegations emerge

NSW Labor MP Walt Secord to retire from politics following allegations of bullying

New South Wales Labor frontbencher Walt Secord is stepping down from the shadow ministry after being accused of bullying, as fresh complaints against him emerged.  Key points: Walt Secord says he asked to stand aside following a “long reflection” Labor Leader Chris Minns reveals further complaints against Mr Secord have been received over the weekend Mr Secord has … Read more

Bureau of Meteorology rejects suggestions it was unprepared for Northern Rivers NSW flood event

Bureau of Meteorology rejects suggestions it was unprepared for Northern Rivers NSW flood event

Australia’s national weather agency has issued a staunch defence of its handling of deadly flooding in New South Wales earlier this year, after a parliamentary report found it did not comprehend the scale of the threat.    Key points: The Bureau of Meteorology has defended its role in the 2022 flood event, arguing government and communities were … Read more