Ahem, that’s not quite right; Bailey bridges aren’t new

I see on Times Online you mentioned the Pakuranga bus bridge being pushed out as being a first. This is strictly incorrect as that is...

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...

Gordon and Ekenasio star in grand final

What a difference Maddy Gordon and Ameliaranne Ekenasio make to national netball champions the Central Pulse who won the grand final by beating the...

Highlanders bring on the flair

What a shame Covid-19 forced the cancellation of what would have been a fitting Super Rugby Aotearoa finale between the champion Crusaders and vastly-improved...

Agnew’s Angle: Blues have points to prove

Having already clinched their fourth consecutive Super Rugby championship in Christchurch at the weekend against the gutsy Highlanders, the Crusaders will treat this Sunday’s...

Agnew’s Angle: Singing the Blues’ praises in Super Rugby

Satisfying as it was to see Akira Ioane named Player of the Match in the Blues 39-19 Super Rugby Aotearoa win against the Highlanders...

Local derbies enthuse Aotearoa rugby fans

With the Hurricanes breaking the Crusaders 36-game unbeaten streak by two points and the Blues hanging on by the skin of their teeth to...

Consumer NZ breaks down 26 toilet papers in latest test

Consumer NZ’s test of 26 toilet papers finds loo roll that’s kind on your skin isn't always the kindest to the environment or your plumbing. Consumer NZ...

Covid-19: update from Pakuranga MP Simeon Brown

Pakuranga member for parliament Simeon Brown writes; We are now almost through Week 3 of the Covid-19 Alert Level 4 lockdown, which was put in...

Coronavirus Covid-19 – fear puts us in as much risk

Fear puts us at risk just as much as the coronavirus. Being constantly fearful creates prolonged exposure to stress hormones which weakens our immune systems...

LOCAL FORECAST

Howick
overcast clouds
14.9 ° C
16 °
13.9 °
77 %
4.1kmh
100 %
Sun
16 °
Mon
20 °
Tue
19 °
Wed
20 °
Thu
18 °

LATEST