189 days ago

Flooding in the Marlborough Sounds due to climate change

Thomas Campbell Reporter from Marlborough Midweek

Marlborough has experienced significant amounts of flooding throughout the year with roads, gardens and community facililites swamped. This is what Climate Change in the Malborough Sounds looks like.

What do you think the Malborough Regional Council should be doing about it?

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Looking for Board in Blenheim

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I have one bedroom available share rest of house.
Cheap rent for right person in return for helping with the household chores etc
Prefer a none smoker older age female looking for board in Blenheim
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3 days ago

Do you think there needs to be a clamp-down on driver's who use their mobile phones while driving?

The Team Reporter from Marlborough Express

Under the Land Transport Rule, it's illegal for driver's to use their hand-held mobile device to make, receive or terminate a telephone call; create, send or read a text message or email; create, send or view a video message or communicate in a similar or any other way.
Penalties are an $80 fine and 20 demerit points.
Drivers can use a mobile phone to make a call while driving only if it is an emergency situation and unsafe or impracticable to stop the vehicle to make the call.
Have you had any close-calls as a result of driver's using their mobile phones?
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