The NZ Transport Agency says SH1 traffic south of Whangārei will be reduced to one lane at Loop Road from 6pm to 6am on Thursday night to enable ground testing to be carried out. The Loop Rd roundabout is due to be finished in 2021. There will also be maintenance workers on the bridges near Oaks Road and Portland Road at the same time.
When Sharlene Clements heard thieves had stolen a car belonging to Denise Pearson and her son Reuben, who lives with cerebral palsy, Sharlene jumped straight to their aid. She immediately offered them a wheelchair-modified van that had been given to her business in a life-changing act of kindness.
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