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Viewpoint – Space savers needed

14:07 Mon, 27 Sep

Enjoyment of our open space – our local parks, beaches, bush reserves, and walkways – is more important than ever. In these ‘lock-down’ times they...

Viewpoint – Vaccine issues raised

10:32 Mon, 16 Aug

It’s hard to imagine we are already halfway through the year.  As I write I am preparing to head back to Wellington after Parliament’s winter...

Viewpoint – Matthew Hunt memorial

00:40 Thu, 29 Jul

I’m absolutely rapt to inform you that a plaque is being attached to a bench in Remembrance Reserve, Ōrewa, in memory of our recently fallen...

Viewpoint – More openness needed

00:39 Thu, 29 Jul

After reflecting over the last 18 months since I was elected to the Hibiscus and Bays Local Board, I would have to say, that the...

Viewpoint – Milldale buses unfunded

00:39 Thu, 29 Jul

You really would think that after Auckland Council declared a climate change emergency, the heart of any new town centre would be public transport but...

Viewpoint – Cricketing inspiration

03:44 Wed, 12 May

I hope everyone has had a good break over the holiday period. Our experience over the summer months is in marked contrast with what has...