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(generated from captions) and a dressing table. to build a chest of drawers There was enough wood left over in one of the corners, Here in the footboard of the bed you retrieve your billiard balls. we have the lion's mouth from which

on a billiard table, I don't know if you've slept but you'd need a thick mattress. at Castle Ashby. Our thanks to everyone here Wales. Until then, goodbye. I hope you'll join us in North for BBC Subtitling 2000 Subtitles by Calum Short, Subtext, This program is captioned live. from the man accused A community out for blood of Victoria's deadly bushfires. of lighting one He's a dead man, I hope.

to separate you from your cash. How the banks have found a new way about their work colleagues. What Australians really think that's a miracle. And that's not a catch, Good evening. about the man arrested New details have emerged in Victoria. over one of the deadly bushfires

volunteer firefighter Brendan Sokaluk is a former who was desperately lonely. He's now the focus of intense hatred who are seeking revenge. from fire survivors He's allegedly responsible where 21 people died. for setting a fire in an area a 39-year-old loner from Churchill. Brendan Sokaluk, this morning, he didn't appear. While Sokaluk was due in court was a crucial factor. It's believed security of arson causing death, Sokaluk's charged with one count

or recklessly causing a bushfire one of intentionally and possessing child pornography. Victoria since his arrest last week, His identity had been suppressed in magistrate lifted the order. but this morning a Melbourne could face 25 years in jail If convicted, Sokaluk for the arson charge, a maximum penalty of 15 years. while the bushfire charge carries was once a volunteer firefighter. It's emerged that Sokaluk an insight into his character. His MySpace web page gives It's riddled with spelling errors.

"Without her, we would all be dead." He says his hero is Mother Earth - of the fire Sokaluk allegedly set. Anthony Sexton is a victim He's a dead man, I hope. He lost his home, near Churchill.

that of the local community. His anger reflects there's 20 people dead. Traralgon South and Calignee, All because he wanted to see flames. now in the public domain, With Sokaluk's name are full of vigilante anger, chat rooms across the Internet some publishing his address. hang him from a helicopter "Tie him up, "and dangle him over the fires. "Let the bastard suffer", one writes. creation and left to burn", another. "He should be thrown into his Sokaluk is due back in court in May. And today the first of many - bushfire victim Greg Lloyd. a funeral for 22-year-old the bushfire swept through Kinglake. Greg and his girlfriend died when in all of our lives. The most beautiful 22-year-old man climbed to 189. And this afternoon the death toll held in Melbourne next Sunday, A Remembrance Day service will be Simon Bouda, Nine News. has an amazing story One Victorian family the horrific firestorm. about how they survived The couple and their young daughter shipping container. sheltered in a specially-modified knowing if it was safe to come out. They stayed there for hours, not What once was paradise... Little did the Gobbetts know would one day save their lives. this shipping container we wouldn't have had a chance. If this wasn't here, to flee to our neighbours We would've had to try the fire was moving too fast. and we wouldn't have made it -

the bunker was covered in snow. Just six months ago the only place left to hide. On Black Saturday it was Lauren and mum Jodie ran for it Celebrating her sixth birthday, as the flames approached. holding the door shut Nah, bloody scary through the top and the bottom. and the sparks coming in And all I kept thinking was, but you're not taking me family". "You can take me house, a whole new battle began. Bevan soon followed and once inside

The smoke was very thick. from where I'm standing here You couldn't see,

I could not see the door, hardly. We virtually just laid down,

in the fire things. kept down low, as they always say Kept us out of smoke a little bit. Bevan, Jodie and Lauren spent eight long hours in here. what was a terrifying ever so slightly Every so often they'd open this door? what was happening outside. just to see that they dared to come back out. It wasn't until 1:30 in the morning led the trio next door, The sound of a generator standing, but with a new addition. the alpaca farm not only still who was born just after the fire, So this is little Phoenix, on the day after. knowing all too well Sandra and Trevor Bowles could have ended. how differently their day We were lucky. It's a learning experience. It wasn't easy.

through again. Not one you'd want to go Alicia Gorey, Nine News. has raised questions The disaster in Victoria about planning and development - to minimise the danger. how to use better building controls warnings about several projects, Here in Sydney, there are in the northern suburbs including one a potential deathtrap. that's been labelled If developers get their way, at Oxford Falls this road through lush bush for hundreds of elderly people would be the only escape route in the event of fire. One road in, one road out - to work out that this not feasible. you don't have to be scientist The catastrophe in Victoria through Sydney councils has sent a shudder

saddled with bushfire-prone country. in the 1994 bush fires. We have lost houses in in this area to deter developers. But the threat is refusing In Oxford Falls. surrounded by bush for 600 people. the plan is for a retirement village that in extreme conditions, The developers report is - to evacuate residents. they would not be able the aged capital of Ku-ring-gai. This is North Turramurra -

in the bush. And they live smack-bang at war with developers. Ku-ring-gai Council is also who are at risk. And it's not just the elderly A school for 800 students right on the edge of bushland.

There are currently more than 100,000 living in the Ku-ring-gai council and if the proposed developments go ahead, the population will jump 50% and that means more than 50,000 people moving into an area that the authorities believe has the potential to become a death trap. The Government will have the final say. Any seniors' living proposal, whether it be Oxford Falls or anywhere else, must meet the requirements of the Rural Fire Service. Damian Ryan for Nine News. The banks have come up with yet another way to infuriate customers - a fee for using another bank's ATM to check your account balance. If you decide to go ahead and withdraw money, you could be hit with a second charge. Mark Burrows joins us now. Mark, the banks won't win any popularity contests with this? No, Peter, it's very contentious.

Even the Reserve Bank disagrees

with the bank's decision. What is

going to happen next month when the

new ATM rules come into effect. On one hand, the banks say ATMs - how did we live without them? Cash anywhere, anytime...if you don't mind the bank fees. Too high. The banks are making enough. The RBA has stepped in to try and make ATM charges transparent. From next month, when you use your card at another bank's ATM, you'll be asked, "Do you want to proceed? Cost $2.00." But now the NAB says

it will also charge its customers an extra 50 cents to use a rival's ATM. The other banks will follow, but aren't saying by how much. That price won't be shown on the transaction screens, but only on your statement some weeks later.

By then it's too late to have declined. It could mean if you make a balance inquiry at a rival ATM, it could cost $2.50. Withdraw cash, that'll be another $2.50 - a total of $5.00 in fees. These fees are avoidable if you use your own bank's ATM. I was living in the UK and services like that were free and you appreciate it. 'Choice' estimates the banks stand to make $200 million a year if they choose to charge customers for using other banks' ATMs. Mark Burrows, Nine News. A police corruption hearing has begun into two Sydney detectives, who allegedly pocketed tens of thousands of dollars through theft and extortion. The inquiry has heard Nassar Battal and another officer who can't be identified, allegedly targeted tobacconists who were selling their product illegally. They're accused of demanding bribes from the retailers in exchange for silence. The hearing is set down for five days. The Federal Opposition has a new shadow treasurer, Joe Hockey replacing Julie Bishop, who was forced to step down from the job. Peter Costello rejected an invitation to take over, after Ms Bishop lost the confidence of her colleagues, who threatened to dump her as deputy leader. Julie Bishop claims it was her call and hers alone to step down as shadow treasurer. I have concluded that I should move portfolios so that the focus can return to a scrutiny of the Government's performance. In fact, colleagues made it clear to her late last week and over the weekend, that she had no choice. I believe that I have fulfilled my duties as shadow treasurer diligently and competently. But the consensus in the Coalition was

that Ms Bishop hadn't capitalised on the Government's economic problems, hadn't laid a glove on Treasurer Wayne Swan. She'll move to the safer haven of Foreign Affairs, while Joe Hockey takes over the Treasury job. He is a formidable communicator, a formidable performer. The Opposition Leader first offered the job to Peter Costello, but the former treasurer wasn't interested. The threat was that if Ms Bishop didn't agree to switch portfolios, she'd be dumped as Deputy Liberal Leader. From her first day as shadow treasurer, when she stumbled over the official interest rate figure, she's been plagued by gaffes, plagiarism allegations, her notorious 'catwoman' gesture at Julia Gillard. And she lacked authority, lacked the ability to cut through. Ms Bishop once boasted of what she'd done as a child when her sisters refused to let her on a swing. So I thought, 'Right!' I went down to the woodshed and I got an axe. This time, the axe got her. And political editor Laurie Oakes joins us live. Laurie, does this give Malcolm Turnbull a team that can win the next election? Peter, I think it certainly gives him a stronger team. Joe Hockey is a better performer than Julie Bishop. As shadow finance minister, he's been doing the job she should have been doing anyway, in taking the attack up to the Government on economic issues. It will be interesting to see how Ms Bishop goes in the Foreign Affairs portfolio, though. She wasn't very diplomatic when she refused to repudiate John Howard's claim

that new US President Barack Obama was Al-Qaeda's favoured candidate. Travel can be a pain, but for this Hong Kong woman, not travelling was even greater agony. (Shrieks in Chinese) She had just missed a Cathay Pacific flight to San Francisco, but she could see the plane outside the window. "Why won't you let me get on board?", she demanded, loudly and repeatedly. For airport officials, the tantrum seemed to last an eternity, but it went on for just three minutes, until the jet taxied away. They found her another flight several hours later. In the news ahead - why Australians hate the people they work with. And is Britain's 13-year-old the victim of a scam? Hospitals will be left alone for now but Canberra should take over all primary health care, according to a government inquiry on health reform. The key recommendation is for one-stop medical centres to bring together GPs and other healthcare providers. Public dentistry may also come under Medicare. It's not about who controls what, it's not about Canberra versus Sydney it's about Australians working together to make sure our great public hospital system is sustainable for the next generation. The States are being warned that their hospitals may yet come under review. You'd think if you asked someone what they hate about work, you'd get a list of complaints about pay and job security.

But you'd be wrong - a new survey shows that the biggest beef in the workplace is much closer to home. We love going to work and we love our jobs. We really do - mostly. I love everything about it. I work in retail and the customers that I get are absolutely perfect. But - and there's always a but - the survey of what we really like about work did uncover a dark side. The hardest thing for people who really do like their job, is getting the other guys to be part of the team.

That's gripe number one - lazy and underperforming co-workers.

They just treat their employment as a joke sometimes. Gripe number two is our work not being appreciated or recognised. Negativity is inspired by my boss, the de-motivator. Also high on the gripe list - unrealistic deadlines and pressure. And there's some serious unhappiness with certain types of workmates. Annoying colleagues, stupid colleagues, office gossip and backstabbing, lack of teamwork.

Surprisingly, financial rewards

come a long way down the list of job priorities. Pay is definitely important, it's just not as important as we all think it is. Surveys such as this are far from being academic wastes of time. If the boss has any brains, they're taken very seriously indeed. You do have to take notice. It's far more cost-effective to address the problems than have to find new staff. Here's something that won't surprise anyone who's ever tried to catch a salesperson's eye in a busy store - customers are a top-10 pain, too. Peter Harvey, Nine News.

13-year-old Alfie Patten may not be one of Britain's youngest fathers after all. The boy has agreed to take a paternity test with two older boys both claiming they could be the father of Chantelle Steadman's daughter, Maisie. At the same time, Alfie's father, in this devil mask, is directing the media to deal with Max Clifford, one of Britain's leading publicity agents. I suppose their attitude is, "The media are going to make a lot of money from us. "Can you help us to make sure that we make some money from our story?" The young mother has denied the claims of the other boys

and she says that Alfie is the only boyfriend she's ever had. From northern Thailand, a story of hope for a young elephant. Mosha lost one of her feet when she trod on a landmine,

but a factory which makes artificial limbs for humans has come to her rescue.

A first experimental foot was such a success, Mosha began to thrive

and now, a second, larger foot has been made and fitted. It has to be removed at nap times, but this 3-year-old can now expect a long life at her home in a wildlife refuge. Ken with sport is next. Australia's cricket season continues in South Africa. Ricky and the boys departed this morning. Also, did Adam Voges pull off the catch of the season last night? and Aussie Marcus Ambrose has a day out at the Daytona 500. What makes Vaalia the feelgood yoghurt? With its unique blend of three active cultures - acidophilus, bifidus and lactobacillus GG, Vaalia helps naturally regulate and maintain your digestive system. You'll just love the deliciously rich, creamy taste. Plus, there's a great choice of all your favourite flavours. So why not try Vaalia today and discover for yourself? The Australian cricket team is now on its way to South Africa, promising to make amends after the Proteas dominated our summer. Last night at the SCG, the Aussies won a thrilling Twenty20 game against the Kiwis by just one run with an unbelievable catch by Adam Voges

the highlight of a classic finish. With New Zealand staring down a win, Adam Voges's quick thinking earned a standing ovation from cricket fans everywhere. COMMENTATOR: He hit that well. Not well enough, not well enough. Hello, what has he done? Yes! It stopped a rampant Brendon McCullum in his tracks and swung the momentum back to the Aussies. Commentators were stunned. Mate, that's not brilliant, that's extraordinary. He's a genius - I've never seen anything like that in my life. Defending a total of 150, the Aussies got up by one run, after Nathan McCallum smashed a six off the last ball.

And if not for Voges's earlier show, this spectator's catch would have been the best of the night.

As Australia celebrated, the Kiwis could have buried Voges for killing off their chance. It was a great catch at a crucial time. For him to pull something like that out was what Australia needed at the time. And it wasn't a fluke. Voges flicked the ball back for a similar catch in the Ford Ranger Cup, two weeks ago. He is just an outstanding thinker of the game

to be able to do that in a pressure situation. The Aussies were still smiling about it today now on their way to South Africa for a 3-Test series that starts in 10 days. this group of players and I'm excited about their best cricket. Clinton Fletcher, Nine News.

Wearing his heart on his sleeve, Australia's Tim Cahill dedicated this goal to the Victorian bushfire victims. The English Premier League star pointed to a black armband as a mark of respect, after netting the goal in Everton's 3-1 FA Cup victory over Aston Villa. Australian race driver Marcos Ambrose has survived his debut in American NASCARs and had a front-row view as rivals were demolished in today's Daytona 500 in Florida. The race had to be cut short because of rain, but Ambrose finished intact in 17th place and even that far down the order, he takes home a hefty cheque. Sitting there, the lone Australian, in car number 47, Marcos Ambrose, ready to start the most important race of his career. This first accident started to thin out the numbers in the field, but didn't help Ambrose, still travelling to the rear of the pack. They're travelling at such speeds here that so much can and does go wrong in a race such as this. But that's what makes rookies such as Marcos think perhaps he could just get lucky and even win it. When this happened on the 126th lap, they were topping 315km/h. After the restart, Ambrose moved up and was running 17th.

But rain started to fall and that makes these brutes of cars dangerously unmanageable, compared to what he's driven in Australia. They don't handle particularly well at these speeds and they're a handful. And with no sign the downpour would end,

this year's Daytona 500 was called off and the leader at the time, Matt Kenseth, declared the winner. For the former Australian champion, it was 17th place, a car still in one piece and $450,000 in prize money. A very nice result. Robert Penfold, Nine News, at the Daytona 500. England's Olympic cycling hero Chris Hoy has suffered severe bruising after this pile-up at a World Cup cycling event in Copenhagen. Hoy, in white, was elbowed at 65km/hour. He was taken out, falling heavily along with two other riders. None were seriously injured.

To finance and there's more good news for would-be home buyers, with houses at their most affordable in five years. On the markets.

After the break - Jaynie Seal with all the weather details. full details in WIN News at 6:30.

Coming up on WIN News... Calls for Coming up on WIN News... Calls for a

federal takeover of primary health federal takeover of primary health

care. And.. a fourth firefighting

taskforce on standby for Victoria.

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Quack quack! No job's too tough for Duck. SC Johnson - a family company. The weather now and Jaynie, we can expect more rain tomorrow?

We sure can Peter.

And we just had our wettest weekend since September of last year in Sydney. And widespread rain across the State. Kempsey for example had 284mm in three days and have already doubled their monthly average. Today in Sydney the rain has been on and off all day. And we'll see this trend for the rest of the night along with south-easterly winds. Strongest gusts today have been over southern coastal suburbs 60km/h. We briefly reached 25 degrees in the city. Tonight in northern inland NSW a severe storm warning is in force.

And a low off the North Coast of NSW is going to bring heavy rain tonight and tomorrow. To the Mid North Coast and Hunter regions with the potential for flash flooding.

And dangerous surfing conditions. Fresh to strong south-easterly winds along the east coast will bring more showers, including Canberra.

More smoke over Melbourne. And a very hot week for Perth. 22-24 degrees across the board. Rain increasing, strong southerlies for the coast. Drying out from Wednesday. Thursday - 28 in the city. And a mostly fine weekend ahead. Same goes for Western Suburbs. Some very warm days in the low 30s. Cronulla Public School are tonight's weather cadets. Braving the showers and cool winds today. Thanks for your hard work. So Peter, another day of rain, especially later in the day! That's Nine News for this Monday, 16 February. I'm Peter Overton. Goodnight. Supertext captions by Red Bee Media Australia www.redbeemedia.com.au Details in the Late Edition. Tonight

... Calls for a federal ... Calls for a federal takeover of

primary health care from the primary health care from the states

and territories, A Queanbeyan and territories, A Queanbeyan man

dies after crashing his vehicle in

Canberra' s inner south, gratitra' s inner south, And, Canberra' s inner south, And,

gratitude for our bushfire

volunteers....and their employers.

Good evening, The A-C-T could Good evening, The A-C-T could soon

be forced to relinquish its responsibility for primary health

care to the Federal Government. care to the Federal Government. The

shift in control, part of the key

recommendation in an interim recommendation in an interim report

from the National Health and from the National Health and

Hospitals Reform Commission. Hospitals Reform Commission. But the

report stopped short of report stopped short of suggesting

the Commonwealth take over public

hospitals. Established when hospitals. Established when Kevin

Rudd took office, the Heal took office, the National Rudd took office, the National

Health and Hospitals Reform

Commission was told to think big Commission was told to think big and

think long-term. Looking to the fhink long-term. Looking to the think long-term. Looking to the future, we believe many of

future, we believe many of the solutions for hospital problems solutions for hospital problems will

require changes in other parts require changes in other parts of health care. Particularly in health care. Particularly in primary health care. The report recommending that becomes a Federal recommending that becomes a Federal

responsibility. The ACT Health

Minister believes bringing primary

health care under the one umbrella

isn' t such a bad idea and is

something she wouldn' t stand in something she wouldn' t stand in the way of. But when it comes to the way of. But when it comes to the Commonwealth taking over local Commonwealth taking over local hospitals, Katy Gallagher says hospitals, Katy Gallagher says she'

ll need some convincing. ll need some convincing. I think

that' s the missing hole at that' s the missing hole at the

moment. If the Commonwealth took moment. If the Commonwealth took

over, what next? The report also over, what next? The report also calling for more medical

mega-clinics. The Opposition' s

worried that' ll mean fewer G-Ps worried that' ll mean fewer G-Ps in

the suburbs, while the Greens the suburbs, while the Greens are concerned community health concerned community health groups won' t survive.. The Commission' s won' t survive.. The Commission' s

final report is due by the end thnal report is due by the end of final report is due by the end of

the year but the fate of State and

Territory run hospitals could decritory run hospitals could be

Territory run hospitals could be

decided before then. We will decided before then. We will

assess in the middle of the wssess in the middle of the year

assess in the middle of the year whether we think the states are whether we think the states are

delivering on the reforms that delivering on the reforms that are

needed so that our health and needed so that our health and

hospital systems are as good as hospital systems are as good as they

can be. s 2009 road toll now

stands at one, after a stands at one, after a thirty-seven

year old Queanbeyan man

year old Queanbeyan man died following a single vehicle following a single vehicle accident

in Canberra' s inner south this

morning. Witnesses told police the morning. Witnesses told police the

man was driving along man was driving along Adelaide

Avenue in Deakin at around eleven

a-m when he lost control of his

vehicle. The car crossed the median vehicle. The car crossed the median

strip and lanes of strip and lanes of on-coming traffic

before hitting a wall near the before hitting a wall near the Thai

Embassy. Whilst at the scene, an Embassy. Whilst at the scene, an

off-duty nurse administered fires

aid and CPR. This male has aid and CPR. This male has then been

taken to Canberra Hospital where

unfortunately he' s passed away. unfortunately he' s passed away.