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Europe: Surviving long-haul with kids

Europe: Surviving long-haul with kids

Despite her misgivings, Belinda Henley lives through a short trip to London with her flowergirl daughters. When my two daughters were asked to be flower girls at my cousin’s wedding, it’s fair to say excitement levels were high. But there was a catch — they were getting married in the ...

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Sewage flows at Auckland beaches after hyper-local rainstorm

Sewage flows at Auckland beaches after hyper-local rainstorm

Sewage flows at Auckland beaches after hyper-local rainstorm Residents on Auckland’s North Shore clean up after a powerful storm hit and flooded their home. Two Auckland beaches have been contaminated with sewage following a storm which caused flash floods on the North Shore. Swimmers were being urged to avoid both ...

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Travelling mayor means business

Travelling mayor means business

In politics, timing is everything. So it might have been inopportune amid a faux furore over Auckland Council business-class travel spending for Mayor Phil Goff to have to make public the details of his two-week sojourn to Europe and Britain.  Goff, however, has been around too long in the public eye, and is too much ...

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4 stocks to benefit from the tourism boom

4 stocks to benefit from the tourism boom

There are many different strategies of how to invest. One key strategy can be to identify long-term tailwinds that will boost a business or even a whole industry. Tourism is a big part of the Australian economy. Tourists are willing to see the sights and spend the money on accommodation ...

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