Heartfelt plea to Prime Minister Scott Morrison from Hunter firefighter's wife Amelia Attkins

Sage Swinton
Updated December 13 2019 - 4:51pm, first published 4:00pm
Smoke from the Pelaw Main fire earlier this month.
Smoke from the Pelaw Main fire earlier this month.

The wife of a Lower Hunter firefighter has written an emotionally charged open letter to the Prime Minister pleading for him to listen to those on the fire grounds and offer them better support.

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Sage Swinton

Sage Swinton


Sage Swinton is a news reporter who was born and bred in the Hunter. She has been with the Newcastle Herald since June 2020, and covers Newcastle council as well as other general news.

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