Stolen Anzac Day tribute to veteran father returned to owner

Helen Gregory
By Helen Gregory
April 29 2022 - 5:00am
Surprise: Karen Robb's friend called her after passing by on Thursday morning and said "you're never going to guess what's hanging on the fence". Picture: Peter Lorimer

Karen Robb has described the unexpected return of her Lest We Forget flag four days after it was stolen from her home in the northern NSW town of Cardiff as "incredible".


Helen Gregory

Helen Gregory


Helen Gregory joined the Newcastle Herald in 2010. She is the masthead’s education reporter and has written for the H2 and Weekender sections, as well as across a range of issues. Helen is a Walkley Award winning journalist and was also part of the Newcastle Herald team that won the United Nations World Environment Day Media Award for Environmental Reporting in 2015.

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