Spotlight on: The LMM Network

Janne GuitarGirl Spotlight On… For the last six years, The LMM network has been sponsored by Shirley Howe, who has worked tirelessly since the 1980s. She’s written and produced her own original songs and, with the...... Read More

More pearls of wisdom from Auntie

Brian Rogers Rogers Rabbits It’s that time again, when Auntie Roger pulls out her pearls of wisdom and strings them delicately around the nape of our readers’ dilemmas. If you have a burning...... Read More

Tauranga October Rainfalls 1898-2018

Weather Eye with John Maunder The graph below shows the range of Tauranga's October rainfalls, from an extreme high of 357 mm in 1916 to a low of only 7 mm in 1984. The second wettest October was 1928, when 269 mm was recorded;...... Read More

New rules announced for birthday upgrades

Brian Rogers Rogers Rabbits Birthdays are a great idea and we recommend you consider having one regularly, at least once a year. This has been topical in our  household recently, as a family member...... Read More

Global Temperatures 1996 – August 2018

Weather Eye with John Maunder Global temperatures are compiled for various areas including global (land-ocean), global (meteorological stations), three latitude bands, and hemispheric, by the Goddard Institute for Space Studies...... Read More

Opinion Poll

Do you think allowing hemp seeds to be sold as food will benefit NZ economy?