One Shot Wonder

Art Beat with Rosalie Crawford I've heard how four to five hours of makeup time for one actor can result in just a few seconds of screen time more

Tackling Drug Abuse

Simon Bridges National MP We all know about the scourge of methamphetamine, or P, and the impact it has on more

Upfront investment

Clayton Mitchell New Zealand First MP   The Student Loans Scheme was really that – a scheme. We now have an opportunity to right one more

Figure of Ate

Brian Rogers Rogers Rabbits   I need to tell you about my Super Secret Weight Loss Plan. So secret, in fact, that more

How well are you aging?

John Arts Abundant Living Can your biological age be less than your actual age? If it is, you will have better than more


The gamut of breakdowns

A flat battery, an engine seized, a blown head gasket, overheating, electrical problems, loss of steering… more

Posted at 11:59am Wednesday 26 Oct


Opinion Poll

Only 38 per cent of electors returned their voting forms in the council elections, did you vote?

I’m not enrolled to vote
I dumped the voting form
I didn’t get round to posting it
I returned my voting form by mail
I dropped my voting form into council

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