Newcastle Coins joins call for compensation for lost trade due to light rail works

By Penelope Green
January 21 2018 - 6:30pm
FED UP: "Since the start of light rail construction really the only signs that have appeared direct people away from Hunter street business," says Shane  McCulloch of Newcastle Coins on Hunter Street. Picture: Jonathan Carroll
FED UP: "Since the start of light rail construction really the only signs that have appeared direct people away from Hunter street business," says Shane McCulloch of Newcastle Coins on Hunter Street. Picture: Jonathan Carroll

NEWCASTLE’S light rail system will be a “track to nowhere” when it opens because scores of businesses will shut down due to loss of trade during its construction, a city trader claims.

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