Newcastle fire: smoke visible across city from fire in Annie Street, Wickham near Ampol depot

Matt Carr
Updated March 1 2022 - 10:47pm, first published 9:30pm

FIREFIGHTERS have declared victory on one front in their battle with the Wickham fire that caught Newcastle's attention on Tuesday, but the fighting continues.

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Matt Carr

Matt Carr

Newcastle Herald deputy editor

Matt began his Newcastle Herald career as a cadet in 2009. He is a Walkley nominated reporter who has covered councils, police and general news rounds across the Upper Hunter, Port Stephens, Maitland, Lake Macquarie, Cessnock and Newcastle. Now his focus is on digital storytelling and breaking news.

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