Vicki rises above election carnage in Central Ward

A happy LNP team lead by Vicki Howard with new State Member Robert Cavallucci, left, and Federal Member Teresa Gambaro THE Liberal National Party’s Vicki Howard’s win in April 28’s Local Government elections was five years in the making. Vicki said she had worked hard to turn around a 100-vote loss in Central Ward in 2008 into a resounding victory second time around: “It’s so what I want to do”. Now about to be Cr Vicki Howard, she defeated Dr Heather Beattie, the... Read More

Richard keen to give back to a community which he has happily “grown up” with

Jennifer Lockley & Richard Bodley in their Teneriffe Realty office THE name Richard Bodley has become synonymous with Teneriffe. He and his wife, Jennifer Lockley, have “grown up” with the buzzing little suburb on the banks of the Brisbane River and they both want to put it fairly and squarely “on the map”. Richard’s eyes light up and the adrenalin begins to pump when he is asked to talk about what life is like living and working in the suburb which was only a locality... Read More

Trounced ALP moves to sure up marginal Central Ward

Dr Heather Beattie tells the media of her bid for Central Ward with the help of lord mayoral candidate Ray Smith WITH the ALP still licking its significant wounds from the mauling it got in the state election on March 24, the party has turned its attention to the battle for City Hall – which is controlled by the LNP. Almost before the last of the cardboard voting stands in polling booths had been packed away, the party had moved to ensure defeated Brisbane Central MP Grace Grace’s... Read More