Brits on the Move

The Times article explores the current trend of Britons emigrating to NZ, focusing on a young family from Bath who settled in Wanganui a year and a half ago. According to Paul and Estelle Collins, positives include warmer weather, more value for their dollar, and a safer environment for their four children. Negatives such as a sense of isolation and missing British TV and radio are largely outweighed by the good: “Aotearoa – the Land of the Long White Cloud – has indeed proved to have a silver lining.”


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Jacinda Ardern Makes Annual Bloomberg 50 List

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