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(generated from captions) It's ?15,000. My dear chap... Heavens. Gosh! (CROWD GASPS) as much as that, I must confess. I never realised it would be It's wonderful. That's amazing! down Dyrham's grassy slopes today Well, a great army has marched have to march all the way up again. with their treasures and now they I'll be back soon with Lars Tharp. Enough fresh air for the moment. We'll be looking around the house a tiptoe through the tulips. Dutch collection - at William Blathwayt's

from Dyrham Park, goodbye. Until next time, & Alison Rae - BBC Broadcast 2003 Subtitles by Karin Anderson This program is captioned live. of 10 nursing home residents The deaths of gastroenteritis. linked to an outbreak

this seriously and investigating. We're concerned enough to be taking murdered son, daughter and mother. A policewoman's sad goodbye to her forever after their hard work, The Spirit says now they can rest since their good deeds go with them. The first of many traffic changes, descend on Sydney. as the World Youth Day pilgrims brave a freezing night And hundreds of Sydneysiders to be the first to get an iPhone. put together into one phone. It's awesome - it's everything Good evening.

at a Blue Mountains nursing home, There's a major health scare tonight two outbreaks of gastroenteritis. where 10 people have died during Nursing Home at Springwood. It happened at the Endeavour from NSW Health at North Sydney. Reporter Jessica Rich joins us now that the virus caused these deaths? Jess, is it known for certain

The Health Department says that

there is no direct evidence of a

link. But there is no doubt that

they are certainly very concerned.

Outbreaks of gastroenteritis and

certainly not uncommon at this time

of year, particularly in winter and

particularly at a nursing homes,

but the fact that there have been

two separate outbreaks within the

mother of June affecting 82 people,

combined - - combined with the fact

that 10 people died in that time is

of major concern. Authorities

believe that this is a food borne

out break which means that elderly

residents have become SEQ after

eating contaminated food. Here is

what acting deputy chief health

offered it of the Serb doctor

McInulty had to say. I understand

between two and five deaths could

be expected at this time of year in

wintertime, we have had to - - 10

deaths here within one month that

is unusual lead is one of the

reasons we are concerned. Our

authorities can confident they have

found a source of the Abbe? Mark,

to be honest they're not. They have

Food Authority officers going in to

inspect the facility, they have

offices collecting food samples and

checking the nursing homes food

handling practices. The perplexing

thing here is that so far they have

found no obvious problem. But it

would seem the nursing homes food

handling practices are satisfactory.

It could be another couple of weeks

before they get answers.

said goodbye today Cowra police officer Shelly Walsh and her two small children. to her mother Shelly herself was seriously injured. All three were murdered, while the children's grandfather - Her father - is facing numerous charges.

in this small town, On a bitterly cold day and support an enormous show of warmth

from Shelly Walsh's relatives the NSW police force. and her extended family, # The Lord is my shepherd... # and confronting reality. Inside, the terrible and 7-year-old Kevin - Her two children - 5-year-old Jaime all three waiting to be farewelled. and her own mother Jean, 52,

displayed their team, the Dragons. The youngsters' coffins proudly a spray of flowers. Their grandmother's, It was heartbreaking, the courage to give a reading. yet somehow Shelly Walsh summoned Happy indeed, the Spirit says. after their hard work, Now they can rest forever since their good deeds go with them. This is the word of the Lord. Darrell Hodges, Jaime and Kevin's father,

a long way from Cowra. lives in Newcastle, shared a close bond with his kids. Despite the distance, he said he able to call these children mine. I'm so proud and privileged...to be their happy natures, their love. Their intelligence, before, this one's the hardest. And while I've said goodbye to them from two young girls, There were also loving tributes Jaime and Kevin's half-sisters. Helen and Sarah - they were so much We loved our brother and sister at least they are happy. and I know that where they are now The priest offered an image of hope. Finding words of comfort was hard. the little angel, We can easily imagine Jaime, on their grandmother, Jean. and Saint Kevin keeping an eye Then, under three arches, left the church Jaime, Kevin and their grandmother the officers of Parkes police. carried by Shelly's workmates, Andrew Scipione, said The Police Commissioner, of thousands of Australians the tragedy had touched the hearts and after being in the public eye, she wants to grieve privately Shelly Walsh now says to come to terms with her loss. as she attempts of support and respect, As a final mark outside the church. hundreds lined the road they were left to wonder As the coffins passed, and their grandmother why two children could be taken in such a way. Mark Burrows, Nine News, Cowra. Police are hunting a 51-year-old man in the back of a ute after his wife was found dead at Brooklyn, north of Sydney. at a train station carpark could be in the Central Coast area. Detectives believe Terrence Borg A post-mortem is being carried out of his wife's death. to find the cause Imagine petrol at $8 a litre - by Australia's leading scientists. a prediction put out today It makes this week's high of $1.739 look like a real bargain and brings renewed calls for action by governments and by drivers. Filling up the car already hurts. Now the CSIRO says we should be prepared to pay four times current petrol prices. We should be really thinking out a little bit, in case, indeed, that scenario does occur. The research is based on an assumption oil resources will start running out in five years. Some industry bodies who had a say on the findings aren't convinced by the dire predictions, but agree oil prices will continue climbing. This is very permanent, it's worldwide and it's global. Many drivers already feeling the pain of expensive petrol

no longer reckon $8 is fanciful. I think it will and it's really sad that it will, because there's not much we can do about it. Petrol at $8 a litre? I guess I'll be riding to work. The key recommendation calls for Australia to look at alternative fuels and for drivers to ditch the car for public transport. Talk of $8 a litre for unleaded petrol must strike fear into the heart of the Federal Government, already facing heat with petrol at $1.73. The Deputy Prime Minister says the research

justifies the Government taking the issue so seriously. The Government says an emissions trading scheme will make alternative fuels cheaper, but does nothing for petrol. Australians over time have started to adjust to higher fuel prices and what the report shows is that people's choices in terms of vehicles have started to shift. With the Pope arriving here on Sunday, final preparations are being made

to get Sydney ready for the World Youth Day celebrations. Allison Langdon is at St Mary's Cathedral

and Allison, there are big traffic changes ahead?

We have known for many more months

now that traffic is likely to be a

nightmare during Bill to stay. The

message today was pretty simple.

With an extra at 16,500 bus

services - don't even think about using your car. A clearway outside St Mary's Cathedral - the first step in the shut-down of the city. 300 road closures, 500 special event clearways in a very concentrated area. From tomorrow, Hickson Road will close for 11 days,

building up to 'Super Thursday', when the city will be off-limits to cars during afternoon peak hour as 500,000 pilgrims cram in for the Pope's official arrival. Probably quite a huge effect, because our business is picking up food and the bulk of that is in the city in the afternoon. It will be just as bad the following weekend, when the pilgrims walk across the Harbour Bridge and take over Randwick Racecourse. And today, a last minute appeal to the Federal Court to overturn the special powers police will have during World Youth Day. These laws are very draconian. The NoToPope Coalition is planning a mass protest Saturday week, where they'll hand out condoms - something Bishop Anthony Fisher, who was attending the unveiling of 'Our Lady of the Southern Cross', found amusing. When they see this bunch of lovely, happy, idealistic young people, I think they'll be swept along with that. The city is filling with young Catholics.

Another 50,000 are preparing to leave from Melbourne and many will make Homebush their home for the week. The communal shower blocks are ready and the sleeping mats are out. And those who arrived in Sydney early

have wasted no time making friends. Ally, there are plenty of pilgrims here already, but their numbers will soon jump dramatically?

They will, many will arrive on

flights at the weekend but the big

day will be Monday. That is when

the majority will touch down. More than 100,000 are coming from

overseas for the six-day event

which will officially kick-off on Tuesday. Struggling home buyers were dealt a fresh blow today, as the Commonwealth Bank announced another hike in interest rates - its fifth unofficial rise this year. The country's biggest lender is blaming the international credit crisis, but critics says the bank is just trying to profit from those who are already doing it tough. It can seem like a never-ending stream of money flows into the mortgage. Now Commonwealth Bank customers will fork out even more. The latest 0.14% interest rate hike pushes the variable rate to more than 9.5%. They'll pay an extra $20-$25 on an average mortgage a month. St George and BankWest recently raised rates too. This was unprecedented only a few months ago and now they're all doing it yet again. No-one from the Commonwealth Bank would explain in person why households are being slugged again, but in a statement blamed higher interest rates on the increasing cost of funds. While the cost of money spiked earlier this year it has actually become cheaper in recent weeks, leaving only one explanation. It's all about margins, obviously, and they're trying to balance the shareholder benefits versus their customers. They seem to be doing quite well for their shareholders, but not for their customers. The Commonwealth says most of its customers should be able to cope. Those fielding calls from mortgage-stressed homes disagree. There are a lot of them on that very, very thin edge right now. The Treasurer, Wayne Swan, says it's time for the banks

to justify their behaviour to working families. Karen Tso, Nine News. And a short time ago, the ANZ followed the Commonwealth,

raising its variable rate by 0.15% It's also blaming the turmoil in global credit markets. We Aussies have always been quick to embrace the latest technology. So it was no surprise when hundreds of people queued up in the cold last night to be among the first to get their hands on the new Apple iPhone. Midnight in the CBD - bitterly cold, but the lines of people

waiting for the world's most sought-after gadget to go on sale

just kept on growing... There probably hasn't been this much excitement about a telephone since Alexander Graham Bell invented it in 1876. It's awesome. It's everything put together into one phone. Internet, GPS, music and, of course, the occasional conversation. Until today, the iPhone was available only in the US. At midnight, Australia and New Zealand became the first of another 20 countries where it's on sale. I'm a loving girlfriend

who's actually come in to get it for her boyfriend. Queues here big, but in Japan, they were simply going crackers. Australia's phone companies had an initial supply of about 80,000 of the touch-screen, high-tech phones, this man so worried about missing out that he left his birthday party at home and celebrated in the street. (Sings) # Happy birthday to me Happy birthday to me... # Most people bought on mobile plans. A few paid the $720 purchase price, but no-one seemed to be counting. Peter Harvey, Nine News. In the news ahead - the Sydney 'cotton wool kid' forgotten by the government. And 'V' for victory from Christie Brinkley in her divorce battle. Need new undies? Until Wednesday, get 20% to 30% off underwear, socks and hosiery. Excludes sleepwear. Keep the whole family happy with KFC's Super Variety Bucket - six pieces of juicy Original Recipe, six Crispy Strips, a Maxi Popcorn Chicken, six Kentucky Nuggets and plenty of your favourite sides. KFC's Super Variety Bucket. Caring for a child in pain is tough enough.

Not being able to afford their vital treatment is another struggle altogether. Tonight, there are calls for urgent government help for families whose children have a rare and painful skin condition

that requires constant and expensive bandaging. Joshua Gibson needs to wear bandages each day, so he doesn't succumb to infection.

The 6-year-old's skin is like tissue paper, causing his body to break out in blisters. But he remains upbeat. It only hurts sometimes - sometimes a lot. sometimes a little bit. Many will remember Joshua on 'Domestic Blitz'.

He's one of 1,000 similar sufferers in Australia. Joshua's wardrobe is filled with medical supplies and they don't come cheap. We spend about $1,000 a month for Joshua's dressings. It's like pulling teeth. Some families just can't get the dressings and pay thousands and upon thousands of dollars. In a modern country like Australia, people like Joshua should be able to get access to their dressings. A support group, called DebRA says only 35% of its members are able to access bandages through the public health system. The National Support Group is lobbying the Federal Government

to trial a scheme to provide medical dressings free of charge. The one-year trial would cost the Government between $4- and $5 million. Health Minister Nicola Roxon says she's closely considering the proposal. Gabriella Rogers, Nine News. Two Australian soldiers wounded in a roadside bomb attack in Afghanistan have returned to duty, after being released from hospital today. Their vehicle was struck while on patrol on Tuesday, killing 25-year-old signaller Sean McCarthy. The Defence Force has released new photos of the SAS trooper

while he was on base in southern Afghanistan. His body is expected to be brought home next week. One-time supermodel Christie Brinkley has scored a knockout win in her divorce case against former husband Peter Cook. She's won custody of their two children and held onto her major property assets,

while he's accepted a payout of $2 million rather than face more evidence of his wayward past. After an all-night private court session, Christie Brinkley left court with her legal team, flashing her million-dollar smile. Congratulations, Christie! She was carrying a diorama she made with her son for a science project. It was used as evidence in the trial and she wanted to take it home. For me, a very bittersweet moment, because it really is the death of a marriage,

but it's also, I think, a new start for all of us. The case was cut short because her husband's lawyers learned some explosive evidence was about to be presented. Two private detectives were about to testify on their year-long undercover video surveillance of Peter Cook. It would have showed Peter Cook with his children doing a lot - there would have been a lot of damage control. During the trial, Cook had been forced to admit under oath to an affair with a teenage mistress, as well as his expensive addiction to Internet pornography. Brinkley will receive sole custody of the couple's two children and keep all 18 properties she shared with Cook, worth tens of millions of dollars. Aside from his cash pay-out, Cook will get visitation rights with the children and his sudden surrender keeps the lid on what was likely to be scandalous new evidence. Peter Stefanovic, Nine News, Los Angeles. The details of Greg Norman's divorce have been released by a US court, revealing that ex-wife Laura received a settlement of $107 million, made up of $80 million in cash and the rest in assets, including cars, jewellery and antique furniture. Norman remarried last month to tennis legend Chris Evert. The settlement is a hefty slice of the golfer's personal fortune, which was estimated at around $500 million. Cameron Williams with sport and the Roosters are on a roll?

They've got the Titans tonight, Mark. We'll preview the match after the break Also, Cadel Evans clashes with the law in the Tour de France. Friday night footy in Sydney's east and west tonight - at Penrith the Panthers host the Knights, while at the Sydney Football Stadium, it's the in-form Roosters taking on the Titans. We're joined now by Titan's coach John Cartwright Your Origin players are back on deck tonight.

It is a tough test for you tonight?

In is always tough down here very

hard to beat on a Friday night in

Sydney. We're down a few trips

wires. The Titans was so strong at

home but you are standing to lose a

bit of their dominance? Yes, there

is something we have addressed all

week. If you do not start well it

makes it pretty hard for the rest

of the game. So our focus is to get

up to a good start. To the little

things well and just stay positive.

Origin seems to have not a lot of

teams around this season, are you

looking forward to having a bye in

place next time round? Yes I'd been

there is the go. That gives Origin

the attention it deserves that

looks after the clubs as well. With the Tour de France poised to enter his preferred mountain stages, Cadel Evans has moved into second overall, trailing the race leader by only six seconds. But Evans may be feeling the pressure of being race favourite, the Australian lashing out at a motorbike policeman. Before Stage 6, team-mate and fellow Australian Robbie McEwen found it tough to find a pulse on Cadel Evans. Wearing red and black, their team was at the front of the pack early. But when you're a favourite to win a Tour de France, it can be tough to see the woods for the trees. Showers on the first climb of the race should've kept everyone cool, but a puncture forced Evans to drop back to last place. As he and team-mates tried desperately to weave their way through support-crew traffic, Evans unleashed some road rage at a motorbike policeman. COMMENTATOR: Oh, and he's not happy with the gendarme. I would watch that, Cadel, because they do a great job.

Don't upset them, mate. That's a sign of nervousness. It is, yes. Evans regained composure and, as the climb reached close to 1,300m above sea level, a top position, completing the mountaintop finish behind Italian Riccardo Ricco in third place. Valverde second, but locked right on his wheel, Cadel Evans. Evans now only six seconds behind race leader Kim Kirchen. Andrew McKinlay, Nine News. Joel Parkinson produced the ultimate ride to lead seven Australian surfers into the second round of the Billabong Pro at South Africa's world-renowned Jeffrerys Bay. The famous right-hand break produced what competitors claimed was the best surf in two years and Parkinson milked this wave for all it was worth, scoring a perfect 10.

MAN 1: Nice. MAN 2: Good job brother...nice. To finance and markets ended the week on a positive note. The All Ords gained 47 points with miners leading the way, however banks are lower.

Mike Bailey joins us after the break with the weekend weather details. Coming up on WIN News... A sneak peak at defence's new billion dollar headquarters, The plan for regional towns between Sydney and Canberra,

And the Jets and Mariners here for tomorrow's A League pre- season clash. Details next. Now here's Mike Bailey with the weather and Mike, any relief from the winds over the weekend? Yes, they're easing, Mark. But blizzards in the south have brought the best snow of the season, the depth now above one metre. While winds were strong in Sydney, they were much wilder on the South Coast. Gusting to 100km/h, they brought down powerlines and uprooted trees, one of which overturned a caravan at Gerroa. The winds also brought a chill factor to temperatures.

Sydney went from 10-17 degrees, but the maximum felt like it was in single figures. A cold front and deep, complex low-pressure system combined for the strong blow. They're moving away and that drift will give us a more pleasant weekend. Isolated light snow is still likely on the Alps tomorrow. On-shore winds will bring isolated showers to the Queensland coast. Another strong low-pressure system's been bringing rain and strong winds to southern parts of WA. It's now moving into SA. Morning showers will ease in Perth and there'll be some falls tomorrow in Adelaide, Melbourne and Hobart. A cold night with lighter winds

means frost early tomorrow in Sydney's west. The day will be dry, despite some high cloud. A strong wind warning remains for coastal waters south from Seal Rocks. West-sou-west at first tomorrow, then north-nor-east up to 15 knots. Temperatures will be rise slowly after a chilly morning. Inland centres will be down to -1 or -2 and the city should go from 5 to 16. Expect higher temperatures on Sunday and another fine day. But there's the chance of showers for Monday and Tuesday, Mark. That's the news for this Friday. I'm Mark Ferguson, hope you have a great weekend. Supertext captions by Red Bee Media Australia. www.redbeemedia.com.au hikes, a sign of the times.A sneak Defence Headquarters in Bungendore. And, the future of regional towns between Sydney and Canberra revealed, Good evening, The price of unleaded fuel jumped sixteen cents a litre at some local service stations overnight. And we better get used to it.