Uncorking Auckland’s Potential

Mayor of the new Auckland Council Len Brown is profiled in a Monocle report called, “Ten Smart Govenors”, “a selection of inspiring local legislators.” “In just 18 months [since Brown was elected] he has made the fractured city buzz. ‘The uniting of Auckland has really delivered an opportunity to uncork our potential,” he says. Importantly, Aucklanders haved stopped saying ‘if’ about projects like the $2.8bn Central Rail Tunnel, predicted to revolutionise the city’s railways.”


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New Zealanders Turn over Their Guns

New Zealanders Turn over Their Guns

The first of more than 250 planned gun collections across New Zealand has been held in Christchurch. The buyback scheme was introduced after March mosque attacks in which 51 Muslim worshippers…