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1 day ago

Poll: Do you support a sugar tax?

Brittany Keogh Reporter from Eastern Courier

Hi neighbours, an international report has ranked NZ's child obesity rate second-worst in the OECD with 39 per cent of Kiwi kids overweight or obese. Unicef is now calling for the Government to introduce a sugar tax to curb the problem. Would you support this? What do you think needs to be done about child obesity? Read the full story here:

Do you support a sugar tax?
  • 30.6% Yes
    30.6% Complete
  • 15.3% No, the Government shouldn't police what people eat
    15.3% Complete
  • 52% No, education would be more effective than a tax
    52% Complete
  • 2% Other (I'll tell you in the comments)
    2% Complete
98 votes
7 hours ago

Bit on the side...

The Team from Resene ColorShop Botany Downs

Make this easy rustic side table and paint in your favourite tonal Resene colours.

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8 hours ago

Feedback Friday

NumberWorks'nWords Howick & Pakuranga

Feedback from our parents and grandparents is so appreciated.