47 days ago

Poll: Should daylight saving be abolished?

The team Reporter from Central Otago News

The European Parliament has already voted to abolish daylight saving from 2021, due to studies that highlighted the connection between daylight saving and health issues.

For some, having more daylight hours is beneficial, but for others, it can really interrupt their sleep cycle. What are your thoughts?

Should daylight saving be abolished?
  • 14.3% Yes - it messes with my sleep rhythm
    14.3% Complete
  • 85.7% No - I enjoy having more daylight hours
    85.7% Complete
  • 0% I'm not bothered either way
    0% Complete
7 votes
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The NZ House & Garden House Tours are selling fast!

The Team from NZ House & Garden House Tours

NZ House & Garden House Tours are hitting the regions for 2020! Book your next summer weekend away now for a chance to step inside the pages of one of New Zealand’s favourite magazines! Join us for a day of indulgence visiting exquisite homes and gardens, all in support of Breast Cancer Foundation NZ. For the last eleven years, the magazine has handpicked five fabulous locations around the country and this time we are delighted to be heading to the Bay of Islands, Taupō, New Plymouth, Blenheim and Dunedin. For more information and to secure your tickets for an inspiring day out exploring, please visit our website.

14 hours ago

Severe thunderstorm watch

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

MetService has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for Central Otago.

Thunderstorms are developing this afternoon until 8:00 pm this evening. These are expected to bring localised heavy rain and hail, and there is a chance that some of these thunderstorms could become severe with large hail (more than 20mm in diameter) or significant accumulations of smaller hail. There is also a chance that small tornadoes could form.

Should severe weather approach or if you feel threatened, take shelter
immediately. Keep updated here.

15 hours ago

Looking for help to get your home holiday ready?

Jo Haywood Reporter from Homed

Hey neighbours, with summer and the festive season just around the corner, it's a great time to spruce up your home or give it a seasonal makeover. And if you're stuck for ideas, we can help!

Resene's colour and technical experts will be joining us on Homed from 7pm tonight (Weds 20 Nov) to answer any questions you have about colour trends, decorating ideas, and the best way to get a perfect finish. Click here to submit your question now, then join us on Homed from 7pm to get some answers. See you then :)