Columns

Mon 27 Mar 2017
| Columns

National bold on international trade

New Zealand is fundamentally a trading nation and our broad international trade ties are part of the reason why New Zealand is doing so well today.

Thu 20 Apr 2017
| Columns

Children and young people’s safety and wellbeing comes first in new Ministry

It’s important our vulnerable children and young people have a safe, stable and loving home so they can go on to lead successful lives.

Thu 6 Apr 2017
| Columns

Building for more growth

6 April 2017

New Zealand is growing strongly – stronger than most countries.

Under the National-led Government we have got back on our feet after the Global Financial Crisis, got people into jobs, got back to surplus, and dealt with natural disasters.

Thu 6 Apr 2017
| Columns

Education is one of the most important investments a Government can make. A strong education sees every generation of young Kiwis ready to succeed on the world stage.

Thu 20 Apr 2017
| Columns

 Remembering and honouring the sacrifices of our veterans

20 April 2017

This Anzac Day is a chance for us to reflect on the effects of a war which touched the lives of every New Zealand family, and honour our veterans’ contribution to the peace, freedom, and security our country enjoys today.

Mon 17 Oct 2016
| Columns

Family safety is priority one for me and for our community.

Recently the Government announced changes to family violence legislation. This Government is putting a stake in the ground and driving change to help reduce abuse in Kiwi families.

Wed 28 Sep 2016
| Columns

I just want to say thank you for all you have done as the President of the Havelock North Business Association.

You have been right in the middle of all the happenings in the Village Sam.

Wed 21 Sep 2016
| Columns

I believe every child deserves a good education in good facilities. I continually work quietly behind the scenes to make what’s important happen.

Wed 14 Sep 2016
| Columns

Friday August 26th was a night ofcelebration for Hastings City businesses asthe winners of the 2016 Business Awards
were announced. The big winner of the night was Grow HR—the NZME Supreme Award winner.

Tue 13 Sep 2016
| Columns


Life is slowly getting back to normal in Havelock North now the boil water notice has been lifted.
As our families and businesses recover from this horrible illness, now is a time to reflect and appreciate those who went above and beyond in our time of need.