OPINION

Opinion: A London experience of Covid-19

Natalie Cooper was born and raised in Napier and currently living in London. She is double-jabbed. Her family back home have either had both doses or at least o...

Opinion: Hastings set to have more councillors than Wellington

If too many chefs spoil the broth, then Hastings District Council's proposal to increase the number of councillors is a recipe for disaster.  Every three...

Opinion: Young people should be concerned by council proposal

Every election, officials and commentators wring their hands and lament the absence of young people at the polls and as political candidates, yet they continue...

Opinion: Ground-breaking Bay pilot improving vulnerable children’s lives

Vulnerable children in Hawke’s Bay and their families are benefitting from a three-year national pilot programme growing the skills of professionals worki...

Opinion: Major investments a boost for the local Play, Active Recreation and Sport sector.

How great it has been to see so much investment going into new facilities for the play, active recreation, and sport sector in Hawke’s Bay. It has been b...

Opinion: Sustainable solutions are the key to our future

Oliver Taylor is standing for Hastings District Council in the Heretaunga ward. In my opening statement when I announced my candidacy for Hastings District C...