Open letter to gunman in Christchurch mosque attack

The effects of your actions have not only shocked and horrified the peoples of Aotearoa New Zealand, they have caused particular offence to Maori,...

Why weren’t we testing at the airport sooner?

Covid-19 has flattened many countries of the World and practically wiped out many Economies. How did Covid-19 suddenly make an entry is anyone's speculation and we...

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...

Feedback March 8

Magnificent Howick hoe down! To all you organisers and participants, what a magnificent performance you have given to the good people of Howick and all...

‘Julie could always see funny side’

Lockdown has caused many people to feel extremely upset from not being able to be with their loved ones when suffering poor health and,...

Why are police not enforcing lock-down?

Between 10:25am and 10:30am on Friday April 3  (5 minutes), 52 cars passed me on Pakuranga Road. These were cars not trucks, vans, utes or...

Covid-19 – the point of testing

I heard Director-General of Health, Ashley Bloomfield, criticise increased testing, “that many people were asymptomatic”. Not True! Even if someone is asymptomatic they can have...

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...

Thursday September 1, 8 2016

Let’s fix Hobsonville Blenheim, which has a population of 30,600, has built an airport now capable of taking international flights and soon will be. The North...

There will be a reckoning for the passing of this Abortion Bill

A deep darkness can be felt emerging within our beautiful country of NZ. It is not the Covid19 pandemic that is causing the darkness but...

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