Couple praise Air New Zealand ‘rescue’ flight

Flat Bush couple Tilak and wife Sunu Wadhwa are overjoyed to be back on New Zealand soil. Their repatriation from India during the global Covid-19...

Back to the future – celebrating Howick and Districts

The Times - with support from Howick historian Alan La Roche - has once again produced the much sought-after historical calendar. This coming year is...

Equestrian teacher retires after 70 years in the saddle

By Farida Master Ninety-one-year-old Marie Morgan is a reluctant retiree, about to give up the reins to her riding school after teaching horse riding to...

Sizzling!: Festival celebrate’s summer’s arrival

The second Botany and Flat Bush Summer Festival took off on a bright and sunny start at the Ormiston Activity Centre on Sunday. A live...

Dog bite: Child attacked on Eastern Beach

A local father is furious after his daughter was bitten by a Staffordshire bull terrier on Eastern Beach on January 21. According to Neal Holt,...

2 new cases of Covid-19: Travellers in isolation

There are two new cases of Covid-19 to report in managed isolation facilities in New Zealand today. It has been 94 days since the last...

Underwater Hockey Gold for Howick College

Howick College Underwater Hockey player have excelled while representing New Zealand at the under-age World Championships in Sheffield, UK recently. Heath Galloway (Y13), Tim Bavelaar (Y12)...

Local elections 2019

Tofik Mamedov (East Vision) Standing for Local Board, Pakuranga Subdivision and council for the Howick Ward Tofik Mamedov migrated as a teenager from Baku, Azerbaijan. He has...

Peace poster success for Mackenzie

Mackenzie Alley has seen her entry in the Lions International Peace Poster Contest go global. Howick Lions Club past president Ian Packwood said Mackenzie, now...

One little boy’s wish to walk

When Ethan Jones arrived in this world, nearly three months earlier than he should have and weighing only 1.4kg, his family had no idea...


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