Home Tags Howick

Tag: Howick

Punt or bridge the Tamaki River?

As Howick and districts count down to the 175th anniversary, the Times continues its series giving readers a glimpse of life as it used...

Howick – The Village that Cares

By Ken Scott, President Howick Village Association Howickians, pat yourselves on the back. What a great turnout in Howick Village on Saturday 29th June to celebrate...

Good news for birds, bad news for pests

It’s now easier for the community to join the fight to protect native bird species. Howick ward residents can now borrow pest traps from a...

Eco Day: A day for the environment

  Protecting the environment is no easy feat. But Howick’s very own Eco-Day on Saturday June 29 will give you all the tips and tricks to...

Man arrested after four car crashes in one hour

A man who stole several vehicles and caused mayhem in “a number of serious driving incidents” was finally arrested in Howick this morning. Senior Sergeant...

Cricket trophies on tour

By PJ Taylor Cricket’s on a roll with the ICC World Cup swinging into action, and Howick Pakuranga Cricket Club’s on an equally exciting high,...

The Nukes pioneer ukulele affection

Of all musical instruments, the ukulele is the one that makes everyone happy. Even grumps crack a smile. The high and bright string sound hits...

Elton John helps out Stockade Hill campaigners

The opening night of Elton John’s biopic ‘Rocketman’ was a sell out at Monterey cinema in Howick – and all for a very good...

Teachers take strike action

There was complete chaos on Queen Street yesterday as thousands of teachers from primary and secondary schools walked off their jobs in a combined...

From witch doctors to treating Howickians

It is a tad tricky to diagnose an ailment when a patient says he has a snake in his stomach and it gets even...