Special Visit: Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack visited Flannery’s Pharmacy last week to congratulate them on taking out the Pharmacy of the Year Award for 2019. Mr McCormack enjoyed a tour around the store with owner Sarah Hazell. Mr McCormack also enjoyed lunch at the Lakeside Takeaway Café in Forbes.
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It’s Showtime: The Forbes Show is on next weekend so enter our competition at www.forbesphoenix.com.au and you could win 1 of 3 Family Passes for 2 adults and 3 children. The competition will be drawn on 2nd September at 2pm.
Fraud Forum: The Central West Police District is hosting the annual Fraud Forum in Forbes on Thursday 19th September at the CWA Hall in Lachlan St at 10am with morning tea included. Head along to this free event and receive information on how you and your family can avoid becoming victims of fraud and what to do if you are the victim of fraud. Please RSVP by Tuesday 17th September by phoning 6851 4550.
Vale Tim Fischer AC: Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack has paid tribute to Tim Fischer after he lost his battle with cancer last week. “Tim was a giant of The National Party, he was a giant of Australia, but more than that, he was a champion for regional and rural communities. Regional Australia had no better friend than Tim. My heartfelt thoughts are with Tim’s wife Judy, sons Harrison and Dominic and his many friends across Australia. The man from Boree Creek will be sorely missed,” said Mr McCormack last week.
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