Upper Hunter MP Dave Layzell elevated to shadow cabinet

Michael Parris
February 12 2024 - 2:13pm
Dave Layzell has won a promotion to the opposition shadow ministry. File picture
Dave Layzell has won a promotion to the opposition shadow ministry. File picture

Upper Hunter MP Dave Layzell has been elevated to the NSW shadow cabinet.

Michael Parris

Michael Parris

Journalist

Michael Parris reports on politics for the Newcastle Herald. He started at the Herald in 1994 after working in the ABC Newcastle newsroom. Michael spent much of his career as a sub-editor before moving into political reporting in 2017. He was a finalist in the Sports Australia national media awards for his stories about a male-only tennis club in Newcastle. He has covered NSW and federal elections, state and federal budgets and local politics. He has also written extensively about the COVID-19 pandemic with a special focus on data analysis and the effects of lockdowns on the Hunter community.

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