Kia ora neighbours. The controversial Tuia 250 commemorations will come to the Bay of Islands in November but at least one iwi is upset they have missed out in the formal events. Will you take part in any events? Why or why not? What do you think of the controversy?
Kaipara District Council plans to demolish 24 pensioner flats and have new ones built - in part because of the high costs of Healthy Homes standards. Do you think demolition is the best course of action? How else can older homes be made suitable? Does the Healthy Homes standards put you off renting out your house?