Springboks kings of world rugby jungle

With Siya Kolisi proudly holding aloft the Webb Ellis Cup, it was the Springboks who bellowed their victorious king of the rugby jungle roar...

We have come a long way

Three years ago I doubt a medicinal cannabis bill would have been able to be passed through the Parliament. Yet earlier this month the...

By-election race not over yet.

Transport, congestion and rates were the top issues raised at the Howick Youth Council by-election debate on Tuesday night. Held at Uxbridge Arts & Culture,...

Government funding Howick public transport

I’m very happy to be writing about our community’s new ferry pier at Half Moon Bay that opened last week with significant Government funding....

Bayly: Get ready for the 2017 general election

As you may all know, this year’s general election will take place on September 23, which is less than four months away. It is...

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...

Measles outbreak confirms need for vaccination targets

New Zealand has reached over 1000 cases of measles this year which raises a number of serious questions that the Government must answer. National believes...

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...

Kane not able: Super over haunts Blackcaps again

Opinion Blackcap’s captain Kane Williamson almost single-handedly rescued NZ from another defeat at the hands of India in the current T20 series. Almost. Unfortunately, the Blackcaps entered...

OPINION: Crusaders hone champions

No Super Rugby team can match the Crusaders for identifying player talent and honing it to All Black status. That’s why they’ve got about a...

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