If supermarkets want to be environmentally responsible and care about peoples health then they should stop selling cigarettes. Removing plastic bags is not enough and pushes the cost onto the consumer hence why it was rolled out at all.
Auckland's new trains have started arriving from Spain - and they need to be unwrapped.
Harry Calder, 9, is at the train depot in Onehunga to pull the plastic off for a sneak peak of the trains before they hit the tracks, in this KEA Kids News video bulletin.
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The SPCA says a new $300 fine is helping to spread the warning that people should not leave their dogs in hot cars.
What do you think - is the message getting through to dog owners?
22.2% Yes, the $300 fine helps22.2% Complete
23.6% Yes, owners better understand the risks23.6% Complete
48.6% No, I still see dogs in hot cars48.6% Complete
5.6% Other (please say what in the comments below)5.6% Complete