Cadbury releases limited edition Chocolate Block: PINKY

Cadbury releases limited edition Chocolate Block: PINKY

You've read the title right! Cadbury released a limited edition Chocolate Block that's called PINKY, it's in support of celebrating 10 years of Cadbury in partnership with New Zealand's Breast Cancer Foundation. Cadbury is raising awareness for the many ways of supporting the Breast Cancer Foundation, so people can get...

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Fibre Regulation: the proposed approach has been detailed

Fibre Regulation: the proposed approach has been detailed

Today the Commerce Commission announced and released their first paper for ‘fibre price-quality' incl an information disclosure regulation that aims to regulate telecommunication companies that provide these services to consumers. The new forms of regulation will be set from January 1st 2022, which Chorus, Enable Networks, Northpower and UltraFast Fibre...

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NZ Police: Successful trial of Lumi, a real-time screening of suspected drug samples

NZ Police: Successful trial of Lumi, a real-time screening of suspected drug samples

Police last week saw Canterbury Police District join a trial, in gaining access to Lumi to assist frontline staff with the real-time screening of suspected drug samples. Counties Manukau and Central Districts also took part in this trial. From September 4th, results showed that Lumi has been adopted by frontline...

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$80k in Scholarships: Graduate Women New Zealand

$80k in Scholarships: Graduate Women New Zealand

Graduate Women New Zealand (GWNZ) has awarded more than $1,000,000 in scholarship grants for women's education since the year 2010. For women's studies in 2021, GWNZ has awarded over $81,000 for 12 scholarship winners. The awards were selected from 115 applicants, and the awardees were chosen for their academic excellence...

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Givealittle started to help Levin family after fire destroys their home

Givealittle started to help Levin family after fire destroys their home

A Givealittle fundraiser has started to help a ‘loving family' recover after a fire took their home in Kinross St in Levin on Friday (Sept 11) during the afternoon. “A fire tore through my families home destroying everything on site. Leaving four children and two adults without a home.” The fire...

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Minister of Transport announces $22.10/hr living wage for Bus drivers

Minister of Transport announces $22.10/hr living wage for Bus drivers

The Minister of Transport Phil Twyford announced today that $22.10/hr will be the move towards a better living wage for Bus drivers around the country. The aim of the move is to bring progression for Bus drivers being able to live off of the living wage for New Zealand. The...

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Police National Dive Squad find a second car, after originally recovering a stolen car

Police National Dive Squad find a second car, after originally recovering a stolen car

Police this evening recovered a car that was driven into the water on Meeanee Quay in Napier. Evidence shows the car was stolen and driven into the water deliberately. The  Police National Dive Squad undertook a search of the area where the car was, the Police said they were satisfied...

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Person dies after tractor accident at Te Kuiti, Waikato

Person dies after tractor accident at Te Kuiti, Waikato

One person has died following an accident involving a tractor. The incident happened at a farm on Carter Road in Te Kuiti (Waikato) earlier today at around 9:00 am. Worksafe has been advised and the death will be referred to the Coroner. WorkSafe has said to thisquality that they are...

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One person has died after two cars crash, injuring two others

One person has died after two cars crash, injuring two others

One person has died following a fatal crash at the intersection of Karere Road / No 1 Line near Palmerston North earlier today. The crash involved two vehicles and happened at around 11.25am on Saturday. Two other people have received minor and moderate injuries and are being treated at Palmerston...

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Police ask public for assistance to find 52-year-old man missing since September 8

Police ask public for assistance to find 52-year-old man missing since September 8

New Zealand Police are asking the public for help in finding Phillip Wadsworth of Matamata. Phillip is aged 52, he has been reported missing from Taupo since 8 am on Tuesday, September 8. The last location where he was seen was at Spa Park which is the carpark closest to...

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