Nick Crockford

Nick has been a journalist for more than 30 years, working for weekly and major daily (morning and evening) newspapers, as well as in public relations and radio in Australia and the UK.

He has led teams covering such as the English Premier League, World Cup Finals and Olympic Games, but says community news is his first love.

Nick has lived in the Moreton Bay Region for more than 20 years and is heavily involved with two of the region’s largest football clubs.

The Latest from Nick

Brenden's pride at top Paris honour
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Brenden's pride at top Paris honour

Brenden Hall - who grew-up and trained in Moreton Bay - is “over the bloody moon” at being named one of Australia’s two flag bearers at the Paralympic Games Opening Ceremony.

$69m to strengthen dam wall
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$69m to strengthen dam wall

North Pine Dam, which stores drinking water for Moreton Bay and north Brisbane, will undergo more than $69 million of strengthening work.

Paris appeal for Ricky - and his mum
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Paris appeal for Ricky - and his mum

Morayfield's Ricky Betar has booked his place at the Paralympic Games - and now the race is on to get his number one fan to Paris as well.

Green light for retirement village plan
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Green light for retirement village plan

Plans for a 97-unit retirement village, on the former Frawleys Tennis Courts at Rothwell, have been approved by Moreton Bay City Council - despite protests from local residents.

Wilson calls for fight "Australia deserves"
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Wilson calls for fight "Australia deserves"

After a stunning win last night, Lawnton boxer Liam Wilson has “called out” former world champion George Kambosos for an “all-Australian showdown fight fans deserve”.

Fix our "choking" roads, says Mayor
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Fix our "choking" roads, says Mayor

Mayor Peter Flannery has called on the State Government to fund more public and bus rapid transport systems and ease pressure on Moreton Bay's roads.

Stepping back in time at sold out Abbey
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Stepping back in time at sold out Abbey

Thousands of knights, earls, dukes, damsels and queens were joined by 25,000 visitors at the weekend’s sold out Abbey Medieval Festival. PICTURE SPECIAL

From Moreton Bay to Olympic stage
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From Moreton Bay to Olympic stage

Six Moreton Bay clubs will be 'represented' in the Paris Olympic Games women's football tournament, which starts two weeks today.

Renee ready for "tough" Olympics
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Renee ready for "tough" Olympics

Renee Taylor, the former Redcliffe Hockey Club junior, says the Paris Olympic Games are "going to be something else!”