The Times is turning 45: Farmland gives way to progress

Times Newspapers’ owner and managing director Reay Neben has seen a good deal of change since founding the Howick & Pakuranga Times 45 years...

Japan and Australia have nabbed top NZ coaches

I sympathise with the critics who have bagged Rugby New Zealand’s big brass for not choosing the All Blacks new selection and coaching panel...

Cartoonist targets bus strike

The latest from Blomfield (Darren Blomfield), a cartoonist for more than 30 years and now part of the Times Newspapers team. Born in west...

Ivan’s Angle: The Gentleman All Black

To those who knew him, Wairarapa farmer Sir Brian Lochore will always be known as The Gentleman All Black Captain. For the many thousands his...

Pukekohe, a wider view

I read with interest (Times, July 28) Robert Bartholomew's claims that Pukekohe was a hotbed of racism and typical of New Zealand during the...

Running for Mental Health

If you know me at all you’ll know I’ve never been an athletic person. It’s not entirely through lack of trying- I’m very much...

Budge delivers Classic

While some ratepayers dispute ATEED'S Auckland City Council $175,000 contribution to the ASB tennis classic, few would argue that director Karl Budge hasn't done...

Budget focus needed on teachers, health, police

In just seven days we’ll learn what the Government’s major investment priorities are when it unveils Budget 2019. In a strong and growing economy we...

Howick History: The “Old Age” Pension

Having served in the British Army for 20 years or more, the Fencibles of Howick, worn out, infirm and poor, collected their paltry pensions...

OPINION: Stop mudslinging, for Botany’s sake

By PJ (Phil) Taylor For all our sakes, Jami-Lee Ross, shut up! Your pop-gun accusations of wrongdoing are hardly astounding and earth-shaking, and what you’ve been...

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