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THE DOLTUS DECLARATION

Politics

A thin column of dust rose in the dry air above the Plains of Heretaungus. A sentry standing on the battlements of Fortress Napierion squinted into the early afternoon sun…

Brendan Webb08 December 2014

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Is Amalgamation green?

Politics

A refined amalgamation proposal is due to hit the streets of Hawke’s Bay in November, as the Local Government Commission inches closer to making its final recommendation. As a member…

Tom Belford08 December 2014

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Savouring the shield

Voices

I’ve finally got to touch the Ranfurly Shield! It’s been a dream of mine for many years – to go to a Shield game at McLean Park. I’ve heard so…

Damon Harvey08 December 2014

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A TOAST TO CIDER

Opinion Voices

For a generation politicians have talked about how New Zealand must move away from our reliance on agriculture. ‘Sunset industry’ was a phrase that raised the hackles of rural folk.…

Paul Paynter08 December 2014

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Health inequity

Health

I trained as a public health physician in the UK, and although I have spent many years managing healthcare, in various settings, my resolve to ensure fair and equitable health…

Dr Kevin Snee08 December 2014

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Homes of Straw

Magazine

If you want to meet someone really passionate about their home, talk to the owners of a strawbale house, as BayBuzz recently did. Take Pen Robinson: “I can’t imagine not…

Bridget Freeman-Rock05 December 2014

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Little Punjab

Magazine

Jarnail Singh We meet in his dairy on Joll Road in Havelock North. Jarnail Singh took over last year, after being made redundant when Park Estate Winery went into receivership.…

Mark Sweet05 December 2014

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Cadmium Caution

Magazine

Cadmium is a heavy metal, found naturally in minuscule amounts in soil, air and water, but at concentrated levels in phosphate, which is used in fertilisers. And we are a…

Bridget Freeman-Rock05 December 2014

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