27 days ago

Should prisoners be allowed to vote in the council elections?

The team Reporter from Bay News

Hi neighbours - prisoners have expressed that they want to be able to vote in both the general election and local body elections.

They say it would help them feel human and connected to the community, with former prisoner Awatea Mita saying the voting ban is "humiliating and dehumanising".

What do you think? Should prisoners be allowed to vote in the council elections? Read more here

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7 hours ago

WATCH: How Mr & Mrs Gock Saved the Kumara

The Team from Play Stuff

Play Stuff Short Doco: When New Zealand gave two young Chinese refugees citizenship in the 1940’s they found an unlikely way to return the gift – by saving the almighty kumara. Watch now

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1 hour ago

Spring is here. Enjoy it and let us look after your home

John from 2menatwk

We can remove all the winter mold, dirt & grime. We can
:Wash your Home
:Clean your Windows
:Spray your Roof
:Clean your Driveway & Paths

We have many many happy clients, & we would love to make your home looking great for Spring to.

Call John & he will pop around and discuss your needs

0211426257
07 5718697
Or email us at
2menatwk@gmail.com

1 day ago

Events

Anna from Mount Maunganui

I am interested in which websites people use to find what events are on in the Bay of Plenty. Thanks in advance for sharing with me