The Free Press

Riddell District wins at home

By Jackson RussellA massive comeback saw Riddell District Football Netball League steal a win over the Southern Football Netball League at Romsey Park on Saturday.

Planning stranglehold

By Eden Hynninen Lancefield residents feel they are trapped and being exploited following a Macedon Ranges Shire Council plan to control the development of their land.Close to...

Council at a crossroad

CLARKEFIELD residents feel their concerns are falling on deaf ears after two councils have failed to take responsibility for a dangerous section of a Clarkefield road.There has...

WANTED: MORE POLICE

More than 1000 residents have signed two petitions for more police after hours in Romsey and surroundings towns.Romsey resident Kristi Gilbert started one petition last year for...

Protect feathered friends

Romsey residents are asking drivers to slow down on rural roads after a goose was run over and killed earlier this month.Similar to the infamous Riddells Creek...

More support for children

Romsey mother Ashlea Rigby is irritated by the gaps and lengthy delays in health system support for her five-year-old son Joel who has a rare chromosomal syndrome.Joel,...

Wallan netballers dominate at home

Round one of the Riddell District Football Netball league began on Saturday with Wallan netballers dominating at their home courts.A Grade started off with both teams goal-for-goal in...

Tigers tumble in first round loss

Lancefield’s Riddell District Football Netball League football season started in less than ideal fashion, with a 100-point loss to Woodend-Hesket.Playing at home on Saturday, the Tigers were right...

Lancefield’s children learn about kindness

In celebration of International Children’s Book Day, animal sanctuary Edgar’s Mission visited early education centres in Lancefield to share the gift of storytelling with their new animal kindness-themed books.

Footpath frustration

Residents are concerned for their safety when walking due to a lack of footpaths in Lancefield.Mothers Anita McMaster and Bianca Rantall – who walk daily with their...