Pakuranga T2/Bus Lane impacts must be consulted on

The T2/Bus lane proposed by Auckland Transport for the duration of the AMETI/Eastern Busway construction phase requires further thought and community input, and I...

Ross: Even more taxes coming

Last week the Ardern-Peters Government confirmed their transport policy with their finalised Government Policy Statement on Land Transport. This confirmation brings with it some...

All Blacks have fullbacks galore

With the injured Jordie Barrett out for the season and Ben Smith taking his sabbatical, one would think the All Blacks face a fullback...

Help crack down on synthetic drugs

A few weeks ago, my Members Bill was drawn from the ballot to go before the House of Representatives. This Bill is called the Psychoactive...

Youth beats experience

My stepfather often told me when I was a teenager that, “You can’t put an old head on a young pair of shoulders”. Which left...

Jami-Lee Ross: Budgets are about priorities

Every year the Government announces how it plans on spending the money given to it by taxpayers. Collectively, we spend billions on our healthcare, education,...

REVIEW: Electric bikes’ star is on the rise

E-bikes are making huge inroads in the recreational and adventure markets in NZ with growth rising from 1800 coming in for the whole of...

OPINION: Tackling the P problem

New Zealand has seen a scourge of methamphetamine in recent years. This has impacted the lives of drug users, their families and the wider community,...

Lions roar into final

The Johannesburg-based Lions have restored pride in South African rugby upon roaring to a stunning 44-29 Super Rugby semi-final home triumph against the defending...

Powerhooping: So much more than a hula hoop

I'll be honest with you. I've never been an overly athletic person. Or even moderately athletic. When they were handing out co-ordination skills up there,...