Is Howick Beach a hazard?

Local author and historian Alan La Roche continues his column marking Howick's 170th anniversary. Since the Howick Coastguard was established at Waipaparoa-Howick Beach there have...

The Anglo-South African War or Boer War of 1899 to 1902

As Howick and districts count down to the 175th anniversary, the Times continues its series by Alan La Roche giving readers a glimpse of life as...

A good education for Howick students?

As Howick and districts count down to the 175th anniversary, the Times continues its series by Alan La Roche giving readers a glimpse of...

HISTORY: The tapu on Howick!

As Howick and districts count down to the 175th anniversary, the Times continues its series by Alan La Roche giving readers a glimpse of...

Volunteers did their bit when war came close to east Auckland

The current lockdown imposed in light of the Covid-19 pandemic has drawn parallels with life in east Auckland during the Second World War. The common...

Howick’s First Churches

We continue our series by historian Alan La Roche celebrating the 170th anniversary of the Howick region, a stepping stone to the 175th anniversary...

Let’s start at the beginning

Howick last month celebrated its 170th birthday. Today we begin a column penned by Alan La Roche which will run for the year and...

Howick Stockade history

There has been considerable discussion recently on the wonderful views from the Howick Stockade but its history is also important. There is no evidence that...

Paparoa, Owairoa or Howick name?

Howick historian Alan La Roche continues his fortnightly column which provides some very insightful glimpses into Howick's past in this, its 170th year. The...

Howick’s early wharves

Local historian Alan La Roche continues his series marking the district's 170th anniversary last year and the countdown to the 175th celebrations When the Fencible...

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