RADIO JOURNALIST'S PASSING A LOSS

RADIO JOURNALIST'S PASSING A LOSS

RADIO JOURNALIST'S PASSING A LOSS

29 June 2004

The Nationals Member for Lismore, Thomas George expressed sympathy on the passing of local ABC radio journalist and friend Allan Rawson.

"I wish to pass on to Allan's family, and particularly his wife Beverly, my condolences. I have known Allan for many years and was very fortunate to have associated with him both professionally and socially," said Mr George.

"The fact that many people are publicly acknowledging Allan's contribution to the media industry is testament of his professional endearment to the public, his work peers and those interviewed.

"Allan had a strong persona, yet a pleasure to associate with and he will be greatly missed.

"Sincerely, I convey my personal expression of sympathy to the Rawson family on their sad loss, " concluded Thomas George.

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